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Portfolio Invitation #006: Lighthouses #1

Pigeon Point Lighthouse, Nikon D1x
(B&U Steinmueller,

1. Submissions closed

2. Gallery open

3. Voting ended. Results published.

4. Top 5 posted below

5. Thanks to all of you!






  • you can submit pictures till 9/15/2005 12pm PST
  • We then publish a maximum of 30 pictures that we select from all submissions and post them in a gallery
  • All readers then can vote on these pictures for about 2 weeks (no reader can see the current results)
  • Voting gets closed 9/30/2005 12pm PST
  • We publish the results
  • The winning 5 pictures will be posted on this page
  • The gallery stays open for 2 about more months and then may get deleted
  • This page is permanent

Note: All submissions that do not follow the rules get ignored without notice.


  • Any image that features a Lighthouse
  • You send us a JPG image compression level 8 in Photoshop (we won't consider larger images). The picture has to fit into the following dimensions:
    • 600 x 600 pixels
    • 800 x 400 pixels (panoramas)
    • 1000 x 300 pixels (wide panoramas)
  • No people in the picture that can be identified (sorry, we don't want to get into legal trouble here)
  • The image name has to be like this:
    • first_lastname_cameratype_title (no blanks or special characters except "_", all lower case)
    • Try a short title (not longer than 15 chracters)
    • Sample: "uwe_steinmueller_d1x_davenport.jpg
  • Send image to :
  • Subject line: "Invitation #6: " + image filename (naming conventions see above as sometimes the image name gets lost in the email)
  • Color images should be in the sRGB color space
  • You grant Digital Outback Photo the right to publish the image free of charge
  • Only one entry and submission per artist
  • We dod not accept later corrections (too much of a hassle here)


#01 Mike Cavaliere, Fuji S2



#02 John Kuhn, Nikon Coolpix 8800



#03 Mario Toscani, Canon 1Ds Cambo Wide



#04 Stephen Leech, DC280

St. Mary's Island


#05 Jason Sampson, Canon 10D




Thanks to all participants!


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