📷 Steemit Photo Challenge - SPC 19 Winners and New Theme Announcement! 📷 [Mild nsfw]

in #steemitphotochallenge4 years ago (edited)

Please note that the following contains images that are mildly nsfw.

The Theme was: Human Body

Honourable Mentions

Submitted by @marinauzelac

Submitted by @yetaras

Submitted by @pcste

Submitted by @shady

Submitted by @romancs

Third Place

Submitted by @condra

Second Place

Submitted by @hql2016

First Place

Submitted by @dreamstream


Congrats to all the winners and participants!

The Theme For SPC20 Will Be

Sunset / Sunrise

Guest judge will be @pcste!

DO NOT repost a previous entry.


These are made possible by the support of the community, the majority of the post rewards go towards the winners, plus donations by @berniesanders the official sponsor of the Steemit Photo Challenge.

First Place — 35 SBD

Second Place — 25 SBD

Third Place — 15 SBD

Honourable Mentions — 5 SBD Each

Rules And Conditions

Please read these carefully and adhere to them

  • I strongly encourage you to post work that is original to this challenge, in other words — take a new photograph instead of using an old one.
  • No more than 3 entries will be considered, if you post more than 3 then only the first 3 will be considered.
  • Deadline for entry is midnight my time (GMT -4) on Tuesday
  • The Title should contain "SteemitPhotoChallenge Entry" along with the title of your work.
  • Let us know the medium used to produce the photograph, it may be more impressive based on what it is.
  • Basic processing is allowed.
  • Any medium or format is allowed — iphone, ipad, film, digital, point and shoot, drone, whatever. Once it takes a picture. Note that image quality will be considered.
  • Multiple Entries can all go in one post, just put the details under the image.
  • If you would like, use the #SteemitPhotoChallenge tag across social media like Twitter, FB and Instagram. It may drive more users to the platform.
  • Any attempt to steal others' work is considered a serious infraction by the community, so don't do it. Please don't waste your and our time by posting some image from the net.
  • Every effort will be made to ensure that we do not reward theft. All images will be reverse checked, if the image has been found on more than 2 “major” websites, it will be disqualified unless reasonable proof can be shown to prove ownership of the original. If there is any doubt whatsoever about the ownership of the photograph, I reserve the right to disqualify the image. It is in your interest to provide any proof necessary. I would appreciate any help from the community in finding plagiarism where I might have missed it.
  • Leave feedback and vote on your favourites.
  • The photographs will be judged on how well they met the challenge, the quality of the image, the composition, lighting, exposure, creativity and the general aesthetics which means that yes, it is subjective.

By entering this competition you acknowledge that you own the rights to the photographs and allow for me to re-post the image should it receive a winner or honourable mention position.

Consider hosting your images with Steemimg.com created by @blueorgy

It is the first dedicated Steemit Image hosting website, set up with tag categories for easy viewing of images, and is also a sponsor of the Steemit Photo Challenge. It's also really convenient for copying markdown for multiple images.

Use #steemitphotochallenge as your first tag, please.

Suggest the next theme!

Let me know what you'd like to see from the next Steemit Photo Challenge.

If you'd like to be considered as a guest judge, let me know in the comments so I can check your work :)

Message me on Steemit.chat

Week 1 - Animal Portrait
Week 2 - Shadows
Week 3 - Desolation
Week 4 - Nature Macro/Closeup
Week 5 - Emotive Human Portrait
Week 6 - Landscapes
Week 7 - Architecture
Week 8 - Long Exposure
Week 9 - Action - High Shutter Speed
Week 10 - Minimalism
Week 11 - Glamour / Fashion
Week 12 - Soul of the City
Week 13 - Hands
Week 14 - Autumn Foliage
Week 15 - Spiderwebs
Week 16 - Food
Week 17 - Countryside
Week 18 - Transport



@jamtaylor I didn't want to abuse your photo challenge tag so I didn't use it here. I would like you to check out my entry for STARWARSPHOTOCHALLENGE.

Will participate for the first time in this competition.


congratulations to all the winners!
The 1st place is a wowza! Congrats @dreamstream!
Even the honorable mentions are a great shots! I like @shady's pic very much, among the honorable mentions the most :)

thanks @englishtchrivy
congrats to all !

Congrats! I definitely have an entries for the new one:)

Thanks to everyone making this photo challenge possible. Congratulations to all the participants, and very honored of getting the second place among so many beautiful pictures.

Congratulations everyone. That's a great selection of winning images. Great.

Congratulations to the winners!!! Very nice photography!

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The entries I'm seeing for SPC#20 are going to make judging very difficult indeed. So much great talent out there.

congratulations to everyone, all really good images.
well done to @dreamstream for an excellent image, perfect exposure and tonal range.
of the others i particularly like the image by @condra, also perfect exposure and tonal range.
Pleased with my honourable mention :-) and i look forward to being your guest judge for the new challenge.
as usual, thanks to @jamtaylor and all concerned for steemitphotochallenge

When is the next one or where can I always be updated on theses as I'm new here and still getting the hang of things?

The next one is starting today! You can keep update by following my profile, winners and new themes are announced on Thursday.