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Contest: Abstract landscapes in the style of Brett Weston


Call for entries to all members to participate to the competition announced in the Group Landscape
by administrator Nick van Dijk


"Namib Dune" by Hans-Wolfgang Hawerkamp

For an impression of Brett Weston's amazing work, click here

The acclaimed photographer Hans-Wolfgang Hawerkamp  will be the guest judge for this competition. 
3 Winners will be chosen by Hans Wolfgang and awarded a Gold, Silver or Bronze status. Hans-Wolfgang will give an explanation as to how he came to his choices.

The competition is open for entries until closing date Sunday, March 5, 2017.

How to ENTER 

1 - Upload your image via the cogwheel to: Add to Group Gallery - Landscape. (Remember: you will not be able to see your image, only i can)

2 - Copy/Paste the URL of your photograph to this Topic via: 'Reply to Topic' or 'Write a Reply' (please do not use the 'Quote' button). (This makes sure everybody can see your photograph and i can double check if everything is done correct)

3 - Please include interesting information for all of us: where, how and when your photograph was taken or anything you might want to tell us about it. Include EXIF data please. You can even tell us about how you edited the photograph! This third item is not compulsory but will be greatly appreciated!

You may upload as many photographs as you want to. Feel free to comment on each other’s photographs, always in a constructive manner of course.

Here are a few examples of images taken by guest judge Hans-Wolfgang that can inspire you and fit the theme.






“Sicilian mountains”




Hello dear Yvette, thank you so much for this new proclamation to the competition. I think that some members now decide to participate. Many thanks also for presenting some of my landscape Pictures. Warm regards Wolfgang
Dear Hans-Wolfgang, I'm glad to be able to help a little to the success of the competition this way. I may participate myself, if you don't mind ;-) Cheers, Yvette
Good afternoon dear Yvette; really appreciate the effort you have put into making this article. Very well presentedThis will give a great boost to the competition! I will share this article of course on Facebook and Twitter. Thanks again, Nick
My pleasure, Nick! I hope many readers will participate after reading this article ;-) Great initiative to organize this competition. Cheers, Yvette
Thank you again and thank you also for joining the competition; i must say an 'amazing' photograph! Grtz, Nick