premium contest
expert judged
1.5x ranking points
Neil Burnell


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Every seafaring vessel at some point ceases to sail. Some in an ordered way, but many left as hulking wrecks, often an unbefitting end to a life spent cresting the waves. Images of shipwrecks are filled with poignancy, and leave the viewer pondering the many journeys that led to that point.

This Premium Contest is worth 1.5x the standard points towards your Leaderboard ranking. It’s Expert-judged AND crowd-rated, with your score from each combined. Find out more about ranking points here. Our Experts are some of the world’s finest photographers, who select the best images, and provide valuable feedback to help you improve.

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
14 September 2021

14 September 2021 to 23 September 2021

Winners announced
23 September 2021

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