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Old 06-30-2008, 09:54 PM
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July 2008 Contest Votes

Voting will run from 24 July to 31 July 2008. Deadline for votes is 5pm EDT.

Only those that entered the contest may vote. All other votes will be deleted. If you did not enter, but would like to comment on an entry, please post your comments in the July 08 Contest Discussion thread.

Vote for the 5 best entries in order.

You cannot vote for your own image. If you do, your votes will be deleted.

Example Vote:
Pick the top five contest entries and list in order...

1. Entry X (First Place)
2. Entry A (Second Place and so on)
3. Entry Q
4. Entry S
5. Entry P

This thread will remain closed until it's time to vote.

And as always, when you vote try to include some things you especially liked about your choices…what made them stand out, what impressed you, etc. This is a learning experience!
Old 07-25-2008, 09:37 AM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

It was really fun!!!

My votes:
1. CathyH
2. Cassidy
3. KarinL
4. OlBaldy
5. Pixeltek
Old 07-25-2008, 11:02 AM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

1 Cassidy – Fun – I could see this as a poster
2 Karin I – well done but it needed shadows
3 Frank Lopes – This one reminds me of a mythological creature.
4 Photo B – Nice colors.
5 OlBaldy – Well put together

There were several others that I really liked but they were just a little too Mr. Potato Head for the way I saw this challenge (photo realistic new species). I think that I would like to be given more specific rules, but that might make the submittals uniform and boring.
Old 07-25-2008, 11:43 AM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

Here are my votes. A fun contest

1. Cassidy
2. Lorraine
3. DWeekley
4. Frank_Lopes
5. Ruzzez
Old 07-25-2008, 01:51 PM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

Great job everyone.
1. Old Baldy
2. PhotoB
3. Karinl
4. Ruzzez
5. Pixeltek
Old 07-25-2008, 06:11 PM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

Thumbs up to everyone, they all made me laugh, which should be taken as a compliment! My votes:
1. Lonk
2. Ruzzez
3. Karinl
4. Cassidy
5. Frank

Old 07-25-2008, 06:45 PM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

Really hard voting for me on this one, but here goes

1. Karinl - very realistic looking
2. Frank Lopez - Looks great but would liked a little less fade from feather to skin
3. Philbach - Love your masked bandit
4. Pixeltek - Quite bizarre looking and love the little splay of black and white feathers
5. dweekly - The feathers on the head contain so much detail

Would love to be able to vote for so many more.... really well done
Old 07-26-2008, 05:20 AM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

All the entries are amazing in creativity and execution. I finally voted for the ones that were photo realistic and had that “aaawww” factor.

1. Cassidy – I want to adopt him/her. Beautifully done in all aspects.

2. Ruzzez – Incredible work in combining the texture of the elephant skin with the zebra stripes.

3. Old Baldy – It looks like something out of Jurassic Park.
Excellent color blending.

4. Frank Lopes – Another amazing blend to create reality.

5. karinl – I’ll take him/her home as well. Great work.

Special mention to pixeltek. When I saw the dimensions required by this contest, I said to myself, a giraffe would work very nicely. Congratulations on using the elephant’s trunk to create that illusion. I would have chosen your entry in the top five, but the back foot wasn’t quite finished. Sorry about that.

Excellent work everyone,

Old 07-26-2008, 10:04 PM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

1. frank lopes

2. karinl

3. ruzzez

4. cassidy

5. philbach

all very cool
Old 07-27-2008, 07:12 PM
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Re: July 2008 Contest Votes

1. Ruzzez
2. Frank L
3. Pixeltek
4. Dweekley
5. KarinL
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