expert judged

Portraits with flash

In association with Spiffy Gear

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You don't need a room full of professional lighting equipment to capture great portraits - a single strobe of flash can be just as effective. It's more than possible to create a wide variety of lighting scenarios with just one bulb, but it helps to do some research first. There are plenty of online tutorials to get you started, such as this one on DIY Photography. Your perfect flash portrait is well within your reach!

Over $500 (USD) worth of prizes from Spiffy Gear to be won by the expert and crowd winners!

Prize details

Over $500 (USD) worth of prizes from Spiffy Gear! The winners in both the expert and crowd categories will be sent the Light Blaster ($99), Creative Effects Kit ($17), Creative Backdrop Kit ($17) and Universal Studio Adapter ($120).

Please note that Spiffy Gear will cover shipping costs, however any import duties will have to be paid on delivery by the recipient of the prizes.

How it works

Every photo submitted will be available for the crowd to rate once the submissions period has ended. You can see all the images uploaded to a contest, but will need to rate them to see how they’re ranked once the rating period begins.

Some contests on Photocrowd also have a judge. After the submission period closes the judge chooses their favourite images and writes some image reviews. The crowd and judge results will be announced on the same day.

Entries closed
22 March 2017

22 March 2017 to 30 March 2017

Winners announced
30 March 2017

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