2012 Ely Area Photo Contest

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2012 Ely Area Photo Contest

Postby bwca » Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:06 am

Boundary Waters Photo Contest - Ely Area
March 2012


Theme:
March's theme will be Ely. We are looking for pictures depicting the Ely side of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, as well as photos of the town of Ely and its area resorts (Gunflint Area will be the feature of April). Your photos can include any photographs can be from any season of the year.

Rules:
    Everyone is welcome to participate, amateur or professional.
    Photo must have been taken by the individual who posts it (you can have help posting your images though).
    Past entries are welcome.
    You may submit up to five images.
    Photos can be uploaded to the board (preferred method), or they may be hosted on your own server or hosting service (such as photobucket)
    Submissions will be accepted through April 15th, 2012.
    Photographers retain the rights to their photographs.
When posting, please refrain from posting HUGE image files. An ideal size is 640 x 480. If you use the "attachment" button, the image will be resized automatically for you. (Instructions for using the attachment tool: viewtopic.php?f=31&t=1469&p=3900#p3900)

Judging:
Judging format has not been decided for this contest yet.

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Prize:
This month's winner will receive a 3-Day Kevlar Canoe Rental courtesy of Voyageur North Outfitters .
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To enter, simply reply to this message and post your images here. For your convenience, you can upload your pictured directly on this site (using the upload attachment tab). It would be great if you can share as much information as you can about the photo.
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby Asaarik » Tue Mar 27, 2012 12:15 pm

I've uploaded five images of the Ely area in all seasons.
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PinkTulip.jpg
Pink tulip in the spring in Ely, MN.
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VanVacFallMaple.jpg
Maple in full fall color at Camp Van Vac on Burntside Lake.
MitchellSunset.jpg
Sunset on Mitchell Lake at Northernair Lodge.
FishingFallLake.jpg
Fishing on Fall Lake in the sunset at the Fall Lake Campground.
BlueIce.jpg
Blue Ice on the Shagwa River near Winton, MN.
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby thecanoeman » Sun Apr 01, 2012 6:44 am

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Dave soaking in the beauty of the boundary waters.
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby bolinej » Tue Apr 03, 2012 10:42 pm

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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby jammcart » Wed Apr 04, 2012 6:56 am

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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby bwcaedazed » Wed Apr 04, 2012 12:58 pm

Here are 5 photos I took in the Ely area in 2010.
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Getting ready to go fishing, Burntside Lodge
burnt15.jpg
Trail marker on the Echo Trail near Ely
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Sunset on Burntside Lake
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Burntside Lodge Sign
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Kayaking on Burntside Lake
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby Andy Anderson » Fri Apr 06, 2012 12:22 pm

Here are 5 pictures from last year entering from Mudro Lake.
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Tin Can Mike.jpg
A gorgeous day to finish the trip on Tin Can Mike
18lber.jpg
Releasing an 18lb Pike on Crooked Lake
Crooked Sunset.jpg
Sunset over Crooked Lake
Lower Basswood.jpg
Scenic Lower Basswood Falls
Mudro Sunrise.jpg
Sunrise over the Mudro Lake entry point
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby habermeister » Fri Apr 06, 2012 12:44 pm

5 of my favorites!
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby kdotaylor » Tue Apr 10, 2012 2:25 pm

From my visit to Ely hiking with my son near VCC.

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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby Adalee » Fri Apr 27, 2012 8:27 am

Hi friends,
It's very amazing image. Really a nice image is presented by you. To sketch a nice image ,it is a very difficult task. I am very happy to see the image of the boat with dog and man. Really it is a very amazing display. I send love, affection, strength to you to present this type of the image.
Thanking you.
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Re: Ely Photo Contest

Postby bwca » Tue May 01, 2012 8:03 pm

Congratulations to KDOTAYLOR for winning the Ely photo contest with the waterfall picture!
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