Reader SunShots photo contest

  • This week's category: Urban exploration

    This week's category: Urban exploration

    Share your pictures for this category through July 22 at community.baltimoresun.com. The winning photos will appear on August 1 at baltimoresun.com/sunshots. It can take up to 24 hours on weekdays, and 48 hours on weekends for photos to be approved. To avoid cropping, upload photos with a 16:9...

  • Fireworks Winner

    Fireworks Winner

    The winner for this week's SunShots theme, "Fireworks," is Pat Gavin for the image shot with a Canon EOS M6, 35mm lens, f8, 2.5 sec. and ISO 160. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna critiques, "The background is tack-sharp. The Domino Sugars sign lets the reader know the location of the fireworks....

  • Fireworks Honorable Mention

    Fireworks Honorable Mention

    Rob Lynch is second place winner for his image of fireworks shot with a Nikon D5000 with the lens at 34mm; f5; 1 sec. exposure and ISO 200. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna says, “The photo won for its unique graphic shape. Rather than streams of light, the fireworks take on a more solid...

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