Reader SunShots photo contest

  • This week's category: Happiness

    This week's category: Happiness

    Share your pictures for this category through May 28 at The winning photos will appear on June 4 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....

  • Trash to treasure winner

    Trash to treasure winner

    Don Struke is first place winner for this week's SunShots theme, "Trash to Treasure," with his image of an old door with posters. Baltimore Sun photographer Algerina Perna critiques, "The side lighting from the right brings out the rich colors and highlights the poster layers. The tight crop gets...

  • Trash to treasure honorable mention

    Trash to treasure honorable mention

    Rob Lynch is second place winner for his image of "Sky Dancer," an Indian fancy dancer made by Jim Pollock, primarily from scrap metal, drums, pipes and sling blades (metal feathers). Lynch shot the dancer with a Nikon D610, with a 10.5mm lens. Sun photographer Algerina Perna says, "Rather than...

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