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Old 11-04-2011, 08:58 AM
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Exclamation Shutter Challenge November '11 - The Sun Through My Lens

Shutter Challenge 12
November 2011
Theme: The Sun Through My Lens

*This activity is open exclusively to all ShutterAsia members, each person can enter only ONE photograph according to the Rules or Terms & Conditions stated below.*

Theme: The Sun Through My Lens
Challenge Date: 1-November-2011 to 31-November-2011 (must be posted latest by 23:59:59, November 30th, 2011, GMT+8 time zone )
PP Limitations: Basic (Colour/Curves/Brightness/Sharpen/Monochrome - no selective editing)
Submission: Submit your photo in this thread now!
Prize of the month:

1. Speedlite 270EX II worth RM549 (sponsored by Canon Malaysia)
2. RM200 Cash Voucher (sponsored by YL Camera Services)

How would this challenge work? :

Simple. By the end of the challenge date, a best photo will be picked by a panel of judges. The Monthly Winner will be determined by the judges.

The top photo will be awarded prizes from Canon Malaysia and other sponsors and the picture will be entered in our Shutter Challenge - Hall of Fame.

At the end of the year, the panel of judges will select winner of Photo of the Year Award and he/she will be awarded the Grand Prize sponsored by Canon Malaysia.

Monthly Winner can collect their prize from the nearest Canon Service Centre (HQ/Branch office).

*Please note that due to certain circumstance, the Top 15 photos will no longer be printed. Thanks*

------Rules & Guidelines------

1. Employees of Canon Malaysia and EOS Boutique, ShutterAsia Admin(Shutter God, Demi-God & Ninja) and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate in this Contest.
2. Each member can only submit ONE(1) photograph.
3. All images submitted for this challenge must be shot/taken within the specified challenge date (see date above).
4. EXIF information for the image must be intact to prove the date taken.
5. Submit image with a short description of your photo, a title/name for it and full name as stated on IC/Passport(for verification purposes).
6. Images must be uploaded to SA's server. Any linked image will be disqualified. Read here to know more on how to upload your photos.
7. Images must be submitted with no borders and also no watermarks. All submitted images must be exactly 1024 pixel on the long side
8. Re-submission is allowed but must be done in the same submission's post. Edit the submission's thread and replace the old submission with a new one. Strictly ONE post per user.
9. Copyrights of submitted images will be retained by the photographer (We just reserve the right to repost the image in the Hall of Fame and Photo Printing).
10. Canon Malaysia & Shutter Asia have the right to accept or to reject any submission without prior notice or explanation.
11. Winners will be required to give their contact details and any other details deemed necessary and relevant via PM to ShutterAsia Admin.
12. All judges decisions are FINAL.
13. Winners will be notified.


Join, improve your photographic skills and win some bragging rights. So start to get busy fellas, good luck and happy shooting!

If you have any questions feel free to ask HERE. (Click "HERE" to link to the Q&A thread)

Only photo submission is allowed in this thread, any irrelevant post(s) will be removed without prior notice! Thank you!

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Old 11-14-2011, 10:33 PM
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The sun through my lens

Goh Tuan Tean

This is how the hot sun look through my EF50mm f/1.8.

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Old 11-16-2011, 05:27 PM
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Thumbs up Matahari Malaysia

Description: Beautiful sun in the beautiful sky in the beautiful country called Malaysia.
Title: Matahari Malaysia.
Name: Irwandy Bin Zeman.

Old 11-27-2011, 05:15 PM
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Main temple gates taken against the sun
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Old 11-27-2011, 11:47 PM
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Description: Beautiful sunshine of the paddy field.
Title: The Sun Through My Lens

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Old 11-28-2011, 12:19 AM
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Name: Chew Shu Yang
Description: This photo was taken during langkawi trip. Shot right into the sun by having the wing block some of the direct sunlight. I like this angle, looks like the eagle was taking off
Location: Dataran Lang, Langkawi

EXIF: f8 @ 1/800sec , iso 100, 18mm
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Old 11-28-2011, 10:01 AM
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Sunrise of Sri Empangan Bridge

Description: Putrajaya the City Modern Architecture

Camera Model Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Shooting Date/Time 11/29/11 07:26:13
Author Sharkawi Che Din

Tv( Shutter Speed ) 1/5
Av( Aperture Value ) 16
ISO Speed 50


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Old 11-28-2011, 04:33 PM
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Short description: Shot this around 7.50am at Sepang Gold Coast Golden Palm Tree Resort as I was walking back to my room after breakfast. Saw this nice sunrise between 2 chalets and the golden glitters reflection from the water.
Title: Golden glitters @ Sepang Gold Coast
Full name: Kwong Chiew Kit
Gear: Canon EOS 50D+EF 24-70L
Focal length: 24mm
Aperture: F13
Shutter speed: 1/5000s
ISO Speed: 100
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cHiEw KiT
Gear: Canon EOS 50D+BG-E2N | Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Lens: Canon EF 24-70 f/2.8L USM | Canon EF 50mm II f/1.8 | Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM
Speedlite: 430EX II
Old 11-29-2011, 03:29 PM
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Golden Sun

Short description: Shot this around 3.42 pm at West Lake, Hangzhou, China. It taken when I was cruising the lake (which also known as paradise on earth) by boat and the weather was pretty hazy and misty.
Title: Golden Sun
Full name: Rahim Bin Abdull Rahman
Gear: Nikon D5100+Nikon DX 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6 VR
Date: 2011-11-25 15:42:38
Focal length: 55mm
Aperture: F13
Shutter speed: 1/640s
ISO Speed: 100
PP: crop + resize
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Old 11-29-2011, 10:05 PM
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Name: Cloud Yew
Description: Beautiful sun ray and lens flare through my lens.
Title: Sun ray
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