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Welcome To Beginner's Photography!

Welcome To the :iconbeginnersphotography: group:

All members are automatically accepted. Welcome! :wave:

:megaphone:Submission Rules PLEASE READ:

:bulletpink: When you submit, please make sure that you submit to the right folder, or your submissions will be rejected!

:bulletred: 3 photos per week.

:bulletpink: You can't submit into the Featured folder, but don't worry! We'll choose the best photos from the galleries in every month! So do your best and submit your best works in the other folders!

:bulletred: You are allowed to post mature content, BUT it has to be tasteful. If you submit an image that is NOT tasteful, it will be removed immediately. Repeat violators will be booted.

:bulletpink: Please remember to keep artistic photo quality in mind when submitting. We want to see art, not high school myspace photos. Submit what you think is your best work!

:bulletred: PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT HEAVILY EDITED PHOTOS! HDR will be accepted, but photos heavily edited with photoshop or anything else are rejected! We want to see naturalistic photos; try not to submit photos that lean towards looking more like photo-manipulations.

Here are the rules about the folders:

:bulletorange:General Gallery:: please submit photos here which are show us the everyday-life(such as: food, habits, sports, buildings, sculptures, cars, memorial parks, cathedrals, churches, old houses...etc), but NOT nature, flowers, animals, landscapes, water scapes, sky scapes, anything about nature.

:bulletorange:Macros: any macro-photo(submit the close-ups into other galleries, this one is for macro photos).

:bulletorange:People: photos about people, about people's emotions...(love, hate, wrath.. etc), but NOT about animals and nature.

:bulletorange:Nature: photos about the nature for example the seasons and into this gallery you can submit macros(water drops, snow drops, fire, trees, grass, but NOT land- or water-scape and NOT flowers and fruits).

:bulletorange:Water scapes: photos which are show the water's beauty, rivers and lakes, waterfalls and tarns(we can't accept photos in this gallery macros and close-ups and landscapes).

:bulletorange:Landscapes: fields, mountains, volcanoes, valleys, but NOT water scape!(the submit term of 'Water scapes' gallery is also effective here, we can't accept macros in this folder)

:bulletorange:Flowers and Fruits: it's simple, anything about flowers and fruits(you can submit macros and close-ups into this folder, but keep in mind: the photos must show flowers/fruits)

:bulletorange:Animals: pictures about animals, cats, dogs, birds, reptiles, but NOT insects(such as butterflies bugs, dragonflies, etc...) This photos can be macros and close-ups.

:bulletorange:Insects: bugs, butterflies, dragonflies and etc, but NOT mammals, birds or reptiles. This photos can be macros and close-ups.

:bulletorange:Architecture: Buildings, houses etc, but NOT landscapes.


Reasons for rejected Submissions:

:thumbsdown: Submissions lack any form of artistic quality.

:thumbsdown: It was submitted to the wrong gallery (in which case you will be notified and you may re-submit your photo to the correct gallery).

:thumbsdown: Your photo contains explicit/mature content that is NOT tasteful.

:megaphone: If you have any questions, send the group a note!

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Hello everyone! I hope your January was well. Make your way to the bottom of the journal to see February's theme!
Here are the winners for January's monthly submission theme which was blue and/or white:

Frozen sea by Leepolmes by Leepolmes

Blue Flowers by DevchonkaLucky by DevchonkaLucky

Sunset Beach by NunoPires by NunoPires

Congratulations! :party:

The theme for the month of February is red and/or pink!! :w00t: Each member is allowed to submit up to two deviations per month for this contest! A winner will be picked by each active co-founder at the end of the month/start of the next month and will be featured in a journal as well as put into our "Featured" folder!

Good luck! :blowkiss:
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Group Info

Though we're named "Beginners," we are open to all people of all experiences. This is a group first and foremost geared to the appreciation of photography in all it's forms. This is a group for everyone, with two main purposes:

-For amateur photographers to grow and learn.
-For all photographers and photography lovers to share their work and to appreciate the work of others.
Founded 6 Years ago
Jan 20, 2010


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TeddyPaskownik Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Student Photographer
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