Reader SunShots photo contest

  • This week's category: Exotic

    This week's category: Exotic

    Share your pictures for this category through June 24 at The winning photos will appear on July 2 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 16:9 ratio....

  • Suburbia winner

    Suburbia winner

    Steve Bruza is first place winner for this week’s SunShots theme, “Suburbia,” of a housing community along the highway. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna critiques, “As a general rule, it’s a no-no for news photographers to shoot from their cars. This would be an exception to the rule,...

  • Suburbia honorable mention

    Suburbia honorable mention

    Rob Lynch is second place winner for his image of bicycles in front of a school, shot with a Nikon D610, lens at 52 mm, f9; 1/320 sec. and ISO 100. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna says, “The photo is a great example of the rule of thirds with the top third taken up with the one-story...

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