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Reader SunShots photo contest

  • The week's category: Here comes the bride

    The week's category: Here comes the bride

    Share your pictures for this category through June 3. The winning photos will appear June 10 in print in the Life & Travel section, as well as online. It can take up to 24 hours on weekdays, and 48 hours on weekends for photos to be approved. Photos must be a 16:9 aspect ratio to avoid them being...

  • Saddle up winner

    Saddle up winner

    Kevin Moore is the winner of the SunShots theme, "Saddle Up" with his photo of a barrel racer at a rodeo in Union Bridge, MD. He made the photo with a Canon EOS Mark III. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna critiques: "The photo conveys a lot of information while still having an uncluttered...

  • Saddle up honorable mention

    Saddle up honorable mention

    This week's runner-up is Ivan Stefanovic taken while on a horse-riding tour near Reykjavik, Iceland with his wife for their 25th wedding anniversary. He used an iPhone 6s for the shot. Perna comments: "Stefanovic made the backlight work to his advantage by shooting from a high vantage point to...

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