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2009-09-08 18:52:04
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Theoretically, this is part two of the Bird Photography Contest, but I decided to improve a little bit and expand to allow art as well as photos. Isn't that delightful? Get out your cameras, your pencils, your brushes, or whatever your tool of choice is, and get crackin'!

1. All work must be yours, and any references used must be credited.
2. All images must be uploaded on Elftown.
3. All participants are allowed three (3) entries.

Art and photography will be voted on in separate polls to determine a winner. A host's favourite will also be picked from both categories. Each winner will receive a badge.

The deadline of this contest is August 20th, 2009.

Poll winners
Art: 'Scouting' by [Bente]
Photography: 'Eagle' by [Tynuka-Rhytishy]

Host's favourites
Art: 'Barn Owl' by [*Blade*]
Photography: 'Birdling takes his first bike ride' by [Sheepy]

Congratulations to the winners; go claim your Birdie Badges!

Post your entries below the horizontal ruler using the <img300:> tag. Include the entry number, your user name, the title (if any) and the category.

0. [Linderel] - Run Away!

1. [Jitter] - Almond Blossom and a Sparrow

2. [Iske] - swimming in the "beek"

3. [Iske]- Destructive Pigeons

4. [Iske] - An attitude .. Who me?

5. [Viking] - Sparrow

6. [Sheepy] - Stylish

7. [shotokan_gal] - Hummingbird

8. [sweet.tx.tea] - I'm so Pretty

9. [Jitter]

10. [Aeolynn] - Pooped Out

11. [dawn bolly] - you see that pete ?

12. [Aeolynn] - Tiel Tattoo

13. [XxTsomexX] - Me, No me!!

14. [XxTsomexX] Baby Cardinal (R.I.P. Baltimore :()

15. [XxTsomexX] SqueakADiddles Tribute

16. [Sheepy] Birdling takes his first bike ride
PHOTO (I promise my last entry will be art!)

17. [sweet.tx.tea] - Crane

18. [sweet.tx.tea] - Pretty Birdy

19. [Cassave] - Hitchcock

20. [maryanne] - Merlin

21. [Triola] - Wings of Glass

22. [*Blade*] - Eagle

23. [*Blade*] - Barn Owl

24. [Sahraminkukka] - Phil & Daisy

25. [Sahraminkukka] - Swan

26. [Changer] - Ibis

27. [Changer] - Rainbows

28. [Bente] - Scouting

29. [Tynuka-Rhytishy] -

30. [Tynuka-Rhytishy] - Eagle

31. [Tynuka-Rhytishy] - Toucan

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2009-08-01 [Sheepy]: ooooooooh my gosh, I want to squish that tiny owl, [maryanne]!!!

2009-08-01 [maryanne]: Heehee. Yeah, he was pretty adorable. And grumpy. He'd give people the evil eye.

2009-08-01 [*Blade*]: Thanks..and yeah, i do like the eagle..what would you say is unfinished on the always up for tips to help me improve on my paintings =)

2009-08-01 [moira hawthorne]: it just seem to lack the spark of life that the eagle does... maybe it that the eyes are a flat black.. and it just seems to lack depth

2009-08-01 [*Blade*]: Yeah, ive always thought that actually..i forgot to add the detail in the eyes..and yeah, i see..thanks! And the best thing is, with acrylics and oils you can always go over them to make them better..ill give it a go =)

2009-08-01 [XxTsomexX]: i love that painting of the eagle!! it is gorgeous.

2009-08-01 [*Blade*]: Aww, thanks [XxTsomexX] Glad you like it =)

2009-08-01 [moira hawthorne]: yah I love acrylics! is it painted in acrylics or oils?

2009-08-01 [XxTsomexX]: my grandmother had an obsession with them XD lol we have eagle stuff all over the place. I'm planning to get her van painted black with red white and blue flames on it with an eagle image on the back window in tribute to her.

2009-08-01 [*Blade*]: Awww, so its in the family then, you inherited it xD Haha, yeah..well it isnt the worst thing to have around..theyre beautiful animals. Awww, thats really nice, are you going to do it or are you getting someone to paint it for you?

2009-08-01 [XxTsomexX]: i'm gonna try to do it :) lol key word try

2009-08-01 [*Blade*]: lol Im sure you'll do a great job..aslong as you use paint that isnt acrylics or oils..they dont go onto vans very well lol

2009-08-01 [XxTsomexX]: oh I know... when I was 7 I tried... and I cried when the rain washed it all off...

2009-08-01 [*Blade*]: Haha, Awww, well, atleast it taught you to use something else..and now you wont make that mistake again lol You have to put some pics up when you've finished tho, i want to see your final result =)

2009-08-01 [XxTsomexX]: Yeah ^^ I will defidently.

2009-08-06 [Aeolynn]: Wow... very pretty Bente... I'm jealous lol

2009-08-21 [Linderel]: Voting time!

2009-08-21 [moira hawthorne]: wow thats gonna be a hard choice1 there are some awesome images up here!

2009-09-09 [Iske]: congrats  well done

2011-05-30 [Mortified Penguin]: *bursts in*

Am... am I too late?!

2011-05-30 [Linderel]: Hopelessly so.

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