Photoworkshop.com announces the start of their 4th Annual Digital Imaging Competition sponsored by Adobe Systems, Inc.
Starting August 1st, 2005 and ending on December 31st, 2005 the contest will award the following prizes;
Photo Illustration Category
For images that take strong advantage of Adobe Photoshop’s image editing features including but not limited to; special effects, composites, montages, etc. with or without the aid of additional software.
1st Place: Adobe CS2 Premium from Adobe and the Eye One Photo SG Solution from GretagMacbeth.
2nd Place: Adobe Photoshop CS2 and tuition, room and board to any workshop offered by Palm Beach Photographic Center, The Maine Photographic Workshops, or the Santa Fe Workshops (winner’s choice of one workshop; does not include transportation).
3rd Place: Adobe Photoshop CS2 and an Intuos 3 9×12 Tablet from Wacom.
4th, 5th, and 6th Place: Paper Assortment from Leigion (one box Legion Digital Rag, one box Legion Premium Canvas, one box Somerset Photo Ehanced Velvet).
Lightly Manipulated Category
Generally “straight” photography enhances in Adobe Photoshop by way of cropping, color correction or other enhancements as nessicary to improve its composition or appearance.
1st Place: Adobe CS2 Premium from Adobe and a Canon EOS 20D with an EF 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 USM.
2nd Place: Adobe Photoshop CS2 from Adobe and $1,200 Gift Certificate from Software Cinema.
3rd Place: Adobe Photoshop CS2 from Adobe and a SanDisk Ultra II Compact Flash Card.
4th, 5th, and 6th Place: Paper Assortment from Legion (one box Legion Digital Rag, one box Legion Premium Canvas, one box Somerset Photo Ehanced Velvet).
In addition, all six winners in each category will receive a 1-year membership to Photoworkshop.com. 88 honorable mentions (44 from each category) will receive a 3-month membership to Photoworkshop.com.
The contest is open to everyone over 18 years of age except where prohibited by law. Employees and relatives of the Sponsors, their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotion agencies and professional photographers are not eligible.
You may enter the Contest online by visiting the Photoworkshop Contest Website and completing the Online Form by providing your name, complete address, daytime phone number and valid e-mail address Note: there is a limit three Entries per person per category and per e-mail address for the term of the Contest. To see the entire contest rules, click here.
Winners will be announced by e-mail and on the Internet on or before February 28, 2006.
To see the 2004 winners, visit the Adobe Gallery at Photoworkshop.com.