Photos & Notes: Shoot Something Simple

The truth is that when you are obsessed with photography you want to shoot everything and anytime. Fortunately, my husband has the same passion for analogic photography and my 6 years-old son has an extensive curiosity for everything. So, they understand my madness. And, when mom takes out the eggs from the fridge to make a ham and cheese omelet, they find it usual that she stops everything in order to take a few shots of the eggs first. Of course, these were not just any chicken eggs. They were home-raised by my parents-in-law in their village. They were small, perfectly similar and had a harmonious color degradation. The first was beige, the second light beige, and the third all white. I loved both color and the BW photos for their minimalistic elegance.

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Four Photo Contests To Enter During April 2015

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In the search of photo contests I came across several competition that their submissions close during April. As March ends, I find it useful to gather them in one post in order to keep a track of them. I’m already take part in some of them and I’m going to participate in the rest as soon as possible. I include deadline date and links to submit your work. They have several themes and their entry is either free, or they have a small entry fee

Submit photos showing people standing on an edge. The contest submissions will be judged based on the creativity, originality and in accordance to the contest theme. People’s Choice winners are selected through voting.
Deadline: 5 April 2015
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○○○ Spring Contest on

Document nature waking up from a long Winter sleep for our Spring contest. But… all images MUST have been shot on a Nikon digital camera.
Deadline: 11 April 2015
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○○○ Wildlife Competition on Nikon In-Frame

Deadline: 15 April 2015
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○○○ Monochrome on Blank Wall Gallery

This competition is organised by the Greek Gallery ‘Blank Wall’ in Athens. The winning photos will be exhibited in the gallery. For more information read here.
Deadline: 23 April 2015