Reader SunShots photo contest

  • This week's category: Boo!

    This week's category: Boo!

    Share your pictures for this category through October 21 at The winning photos will appear on November 5 at 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...

  • Fuzzy Winner

    Fuzzy Winner

    Doris Rafaeli is first place winner for this week’s theme, “Fuzzy,” with her image of a Piping Plover chick taken at the beach with a Nikon D750; lens at 850 mm; f5.6; 1/1000 sec. and ISO 400. Rafaeli used a ground pod while lying in the sand to get the shot. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina...

  • Fuzzy Honorable Mention

    Fuzzy Honorable Mention

    Rob Lynch is second place winner with his photo of a Sycamore seed ball shot with a Nikon D610; 300 mm lens; f6.3; 1/640 sec. and ISO 200.  Sun photographer Algerina Perna says,  “Both first and second place winners are perfect examples of using the rule of thirds to great advantage. The  space...

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