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  • This week's category: Boo!

    This week's category: Boo!

    Share your pictures for this category through Oct. 28 at The winning photos will appear on Nov. 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 16:9 ratio....

  • Critters winner

    Critters winner

    The winner of this week's SunShots theme, "Critters," is Doris Rafaeli for her photo of a Great Blue Heron taken at a wildlife refuge in New Jersey with a Nikon D750, 600mm lens with a teleconverter at f4, 1/2500 sec. and ISO 160. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna comments, "Rafaeli was...

  • Critters honorable mention

    Critters honorable mention

    Rob Lynch is second place winner for his sunflower photo with two "critters" shot with a Nikon D610, and fisheye lens at f10, 1/200 sec and ISO 100. Photographer Algerina Perna critiques, "The Sun gets many sunflower submissions for various contests. The bumblebee zooming in at left with the skipper...

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