DPR Connect: a New Mobile Photography Site
Our friends at DPR Connect have begun a brilliant new website and resource for mobile photography. With some of the world’s top mobile photographers and writers the site promises to be an essential web surfing destination for those of us interested in our burgeoning medium.
They also have a contest on the go with a huge grand prize! The MPA is pleased to be sponsored by Connect and will also have a representative on the jury for their contest. The entry period ends on October 24th so get your shots in there asap! There are no restrictions on which type of camera you may use. Here is the text from the Connect site:
“What does the word ‘Connect’ mean to you? Enter our photo contest by sharing an image with us that embodies this theme. You must submit your photo by October 24, 2012 for a chance to win one of our cash prizes. First Prize is US $5,000. Second Prize is US $3,000. And four Honorable Mention winners each will receive US $500. You can shoot with a smartphone or a pro DSLR, or even a compact camera . Process the image as little or as much as you like. Our expert panel of judges will choose winners based on relevance to the theme, originality, creativity and composition. So go out and show us how you connect.
Photos must be the original creation of entrant with a minimum resolution of 600 x 600 pixels and a maximum resolution of 2048 x 2048 pixels, be in the .jpg or .jpeg format, and must be suitable for family viewing and meet other reasonable community standards. Limit one entry per person and e-mail address. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Contest entry period ends at 11:59:59 p.m. (PT) on October 24, 2012. See Official Rules for complete details.”