Fri Sep 19, 2014, 8:05 AM
Hey everyone! So we've got a few new things coming up. Critique nights, PhotoFriday, and iSpyPhoto!
This journal will explain what each event is and when we will be running it I do hope you guys will participate in one or even all the events Some are weekly and some we will do once in awhile If you have any questions feel free to comment on this journal. And also if you have any idea for future events/contests please send us a note! We'd love to get your idea into the group
We are looking for volunteers! Interested in helping out in the group? Please leave a comment on this journal entry and you will be contacted soon!
During these events you will join the #iPhotograph chatroom with a photo you'd like to get a critique on.
When one of the mods start Critique Night they will ask you to press 1 if you are interested in joining. The order that the 1's are in is the order you guys will post for critiques.
You must post a photograph ( duh )
When you press 1 you are not only signing up for a critique but you also have to participate in critiquing others that will be posting as well. If you don't your turn will be skipped.
When Critique Night starts please refrain from posting thumbs unless you are the one up for a critique.
Pretty simple eh?
When will these take place? - To Be Announced
Every Friday you will be given a theme. You will have 1 week to take a photo (must be taken AFTER the theme is given). The themes could range from Portraits,nature, macro, animals and could also be a more precise theme like "The color pink" or "Something Circle shaped" etc.
When you are done please note your submissions to AshleyxBrooke Also please add "Taken for iPhotograph's PhotoFriday" in your photos description
The photos will then be added to our "PhotoFriday" blog each Friday at the same time you are given a new topic for the next week.
Eventually we would like to make this a chat event. So everyone would meet on Friday to share their photos in the chat, but right now we are working on getting volunteers to help with the events We'll keep you posted though!
When will this start up? - Started up June 26th, 2015 ---> iphotograph.deviantart.com/jou…
This game will be taken place in the #iPhotograph chatroom at random. (when we host, we'll put up a poll that one will be going on)
A mod will start it up by asking if you'd like to play please press 1. (That way we can keep track of who is playing)
The mod will find a certain deviation in the galleries of one of the members that are in the chat at the time.
"I spy a photo of a cat" - The photo MUST be the one that the mod has already picked out
This game is still a work in progress so there will be changes or addons etc! So keep an eye out on that
This game is run in our sister chat #PhotoHunt
1. A game will begin when there are 4 players!
2. There must be 3 entries at the end of the game or there is no winner.
3. Winners must keep there images on DA since it will be added to the photohunt group gallery.( most players make a "Photohunt" Folder)
4. Wait until the end of the game to post your image.
5. Must be only 1 shot and not a collage
6. If you drop out you WILL be penalized. This means you will lose a win. If you have no wins it will just be a negitive.
7.Image needs to be clean!
8. Picture needs to be taken AFTER the topic has been posted
9. Please make sure the exif data and the clocks on your camera are set correctly!
10. Text is allowed in images only if it is in the form of a watermark.
11. Please be sure to title your photo whatever the topic of the hunt is!
For more info on this game check out photohunt or the rules blog here photohunt.deviantart.com/journ…
Want to help us out?
We would love it if you could share this journal in YOUR journal or even a poll so other will know about the upcoming photography shenanigans that they can get involved in If you've made it through this journal (YOU rock!) leave a little emote in the comments
Also come hang out with us in the #iPhotograph chatroom!
What kind of volunteering is required now? Note me, please. Maybe I can help with something
I am interested in volentering !
I would absolutely love to volunteer!
sounds interesting. :]
I can volunteer
Critique Nights and PhotoFriday I can't wait for!!!! Alas I don't have the first clue about running a group so I'm not sure how much help I could be but if you think there is anything I can do I'd be happy to try!
Would probably be chat events since I STILL cannot send invites out for my group Been broken since last August. So I cant even add new mods to the group
i cant wait!
I'm interested in helping out~ My summer break's coming up, so i might be able to help some
I am interested in helping out
I'll help out!
Sounds like lots of fun!! (not complaining too loudly but it still seems like you need more help with approving photos - I've got one that's been waiting since the 9th and I got a DD on it... I know lots have offered to help - myself included..let us!!)
you bringing back the games? YES
let me know if you need my help
let me know if you need my help
I love the PhotoFriday idea! Looking forward to it!
If enough of us are close enough to the Sam area we could try for a devmeet/photo walk.
I find it strange to announce stuff by poll. is there no other way?
The ideas are awesome! I can't wait for them to get started.
Can't wait for these events to get underway!