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Old 03-01-2012, 02:50 PM
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Default Re: Photo Theme of the week or Month

Photo Contest Possibility

Not to step on this threads toes in a bad way but possibly to get more involvement perhaps, if there is no objection I would like to get rid of a dozen or so flies each month by doing a photo contest!

I inherited a ton of flies awhile back and while I am sure there are many things that I could do with them they donít tend to be flies I use or would use all that often. However they seem to be very similar to a lot of what some of you guys throw and tie on a regular basis.

The best way I can think of doing it is by having all entries submitted to me through this website if that is even possible otherwise I will provide an email.

Then I will post the pictures as they come in and at the end of the month we will have a poll to decide the winner.
Initially I thought of just having peeps post them here and then I would choose the winner, being well it my contest, but it may be more entertaining if everyone has a say in it.

I would like to at least give it a go for the month of March and see what interest we have in it, if it seems to be a good thing and we get varying members contributing then I may continue to do it during my slowest months of the year.

Rules would be as follows:
-Entries must be submitted to me

- A limit of three entries per person (which only one picture from each person will be submitted to the poll)

- Photos must follow the theme provided

- All photos must be taken during time of photo contest (unless otherwise noted)

- Winner must provide mailing address to me via PM for Prize and offering!

Let me know what you guys think and if there are any issues with me doing this?

I will entertain other ideas as well!

P.S. Though I am offering a prize of a dozen classic old school flies the idea of this is just to motivate people to get out and get active (aka taking pictures) the prize is just an added bonus.

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