The voting for the 2021 clay Photography Competition opens now! With the help from the Senior Editors, we have selected the top five from each of the three categories, landscape, portrait, and macro, and you get to vote for the winners! Thank you to all the photographers for submitting your amazing works, and congratulations to the fifteen nominees! Hope y’all enjoyed shooting!
Please vote for one picture per category. The voting period is one week and closes on April 30th. There will be one winner for each category, and they will be announced on May 3rd.
As a notice, the numbers for each picture are not an indication of ranking by any means. They are merely there to help identify the photos in the voting form. The voting link is at the end of the article.
Here are the submissions of the nominees! Enjoy voting!
1. by Corban Aden
2. by Eugene Nugent
3. “A Very Cloudy Day” by Micah Glorioso
4. “Bursting Forth” by Pia O.
5. “Sun or Moon?” by Yeeun Kim
1. “Dream” by Anna Webel
2. by Elizabeth Ann McCord
3. “Dream” by Micah Gebert
4. “Through the Looking Glass” by Peri Manwell
“This photo was a self-portrait taken from above while I laid on a mirror that reflected the sky and trees above me. I took this photo by using my shoe as a focus point then using the timer option on my camera to give me time to lie down under the tripod. I wanted to capture a dreamy and motionless feel so that it looked like I was floating!”
5. “Forlorn and Forgotten” by Rachel Beth H.
1. “Dew Drops in the Morning” by Darby Nugent
2. “A Cup of Espresso” by Emily Wilhelm
“Here is a shot of espresso surrounded by Peruvian coffee beans. I took this picture at Caleo Café, a local coffee shop, that is known for its Peruvian coffee.”
3. “Mesmerized” by Judah Jore
4. by Julia Baker
5. by Miriam Corbett
“Honeybee collecting nectar from a cherry blossom.”
Cast your vote here: https://forms.gle/fwjD6AUmACFRkaeX9
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