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February Challenge: Portrait

To enter simply post your picture in this thread between now and 28th February 2019. There will then be a two week voting period during which all members (not just those who have entered the competition) will be encouraged to vote for their favourite by using the 'Like' button. 1st, 2nd & 3rd places will be allocated and these will ultimately count towards the title of E-System User Photographer of the Year. However, do bear in mind that each monthly round is a separate competition in its own right and you can enter as many or as few rounds as you wish.

Add up to three LIKE votes when you decide you have seen the best photographs. Voting begins on March 1st

We'll try to keep the rules simple, but we must have a few:-

1) Enter one picture only. You are able to change or delete your entry during the month.

2) All entries must have been taken on an Olympus E-System body (Four Thirds or Micro Four Thirds), a non-Olympus body but using an Olympus Zuiko E-System lens or an Olympus digital compact such as the XZ-1 or the Tough Cameras.

3) Three votes per member, please. You do not need to enter the competition in order to vote.

4) If you vote for more than three pictures, none of your votes will count. But you will be asked to remove any extra Likes.

5) You can change your mind at any time during the voting period simply by removing your original Likes before allocating it to your new choice.

I think I have covered everything but please do let me know if I have missed anything.

Now, let's see lots of entries and good luck to all those who participate!
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Re: February Challenge: Portrait

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Re: February Challenge: Portrait

Unfortunately my best ever portrait shot was taken on my OM40, so not within the rules of the competition. I will have to dig through what I do have.
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Re: February Challenge: Portrait

Portrait in Amsterdam - I wish
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Re: February Challenge: Portrait


Portia by Paul Kaye, on Flickr
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Re: February Challenge: Portrait

https://flic.kr/p/24bUudz

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https://flic.kr/p/24bUudz

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Taken with my sadly defunct e520

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Darn!

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Copy and paste the Bb code but that's not possible from the app
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Re: February Challenge: Portrait

My last entry change

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Far from my most recent, but still my fav from the last couple of years..... looks fab in a 30" wide canvas in the hall!

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Ewe looking at me?

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