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Date: 01/06/2014 | By: Heather

Flickr Photography Challenge: CLOSER – It’s time to vote!

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Flickr Photography Challenge: CLOSER – It’s time to vote!

Yup, it’s that time of the month again; time to vote for your favourite image submitted for the Monthly Flickr Photography Challenge held in association with Tyson Robichaud! (Time really does fly!) The theme for the month of May was CLOSER, as chosen by last month’s winner Othman Kammah, and we received some very interesting submissions. Most were literal interpretations of the theme realised using macro photography and close physical interactions between two people, while a handful were slightly more abstract in nature.

As always, it was quite the challenge to narrow our choices down to just three, as there were quite a few images that impressed us this time around. However, after much deliberation, we do feel we made the right choice! Now that we’ve reduced the number to three, it is now your turn to choose the image you feel best fulfils the requirements of the challenge! From June 1st to 5th, we invite you to vote on your favourite image by using the poll below and on Tyson’s website. The winner will be invited to choose the theme for June 2014!

Good luck to the finalists and happy voting! Update: The winner of this month’s challenge is Nuno Quina with his image Almost… Congratulations! We will be contacting you shortly to pick the theme for June. 

1. Bee Macro by Art Codron (Heather’s choice)

heather closer

2. A Little Close by Alpha Whiskey Photography (Tyson’s choice)

tyson closer3. Almost… by Nuno Quina (Mathieu’s choice)


This poll is closed! Poll activity:
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Which is your favourite image?

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