POLL: The Photomode Tournament - Season 2: Final Round - Bronze Match

Discussion in 'GT5 Photo Mode Competitions' started by Nicknamealguem, Oct 10, 2011.

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Bronze Match

Poll closed Oct 13, 2011.
  1. [IMG]http://img249.imageshack.us/img249/5954/pmcbmatch.jpg[/IMG]

    13.6%
  2. [URL="http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6238/6218497879_df851b76c7_o.jpg"][IMG]http://farm7.static.flic

    55.9%
  3. [URL="http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6222/6224996770_51563997c3_b.jpg"][IMG]http://farm7.static.flic

    42.4%
  4. [IMG]http://img194.imageshack.us/img194/8206/20bmatch.jpg[/IMG]

    10.2%
  5. [url=http://img689.imageshack.us/img689/9697/slipround0403.jpg][img]http://img444.imageshack.us/img4

    88.1%
  6. [url=http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6222/6222976767_cf4c406aff_b.jpg][img]http://farm7.static.flickr

    10.2%
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  1. Nicknamealguem

    Nicknamealguem

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    Final round of the Photomode Tournament. Make sure you understand the theme requirements of your match.
    You can see each dashboard update by clicking in either PMC or 2.0


    PMC
    [Click to raise dashboard]


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    Time to drag, show the longest straights in the game, whether it's Nurburg's back stretch, Fuji's main straight or the Wagan run of SSR7.
    CARS: Any
    LOCATIONS: Any
    PHOTOTRAVEL: No
    UNIQUE RESTRICTIONS: Must feature a straight.



    2.0
    [Click to raise dashboard]




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    Find a scenic place on any track, park your ride and take a shot PhotoTravel style
    CARS: Any
    LOCATIONS: Any
    PHOTOTRAVEL: No
    UNIQUE RESTRICTIONS: Just one car (static) in shot.



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    Please, ensure you read and understand all requirements for this competition. Failure to follow the rules may result in disqualification.
    If you have any questions, please, send me a Private Message or READ THIS.

    Private Message Requirements:

    • All entries must be submitted by P.M. to Nicknamealguem .
      Please, fill in the following form:
      • P.M. Title: Photomode Tornament Final Entry;
      • P.M. Subject: Image in either thumbnail or a preview linked to it's full size and which side you will be competing.

    Entry Requirements:
    • Only one entry per user allowed. It must be that user own work and never seen/used before;
    • You may not post your image elsewhere, until the poll closes down.
    • Do not ask other members to choose your entry;
    • Entries may not be changed after submitting (only if against the theme rules);
    • Previews should not exceed the limit of 500px in either direction and have any effect not present in the original image;
    • It's recommended the usage of a free image hosting service, such as ImageShack, Photobucket or Flickr;
    • All entries within the rules will go into poll;
    • Keep in mind that the Host of this competition may ask for the original image and it must be submitted if so.
      It's recommended to store the original image (from the USB stick) until competition round ends.

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    PMC (blue)

    • No other editing, besides proportionally resize and rotate, is allowed outside GT5 Photomode.

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    2.0 (red)

    What you may not do to a photo:
    • Alter the geometry of the car. No stickers, or body modifications not available in game.
    • Add shapes or objects from outside of GT5, signatures excepted.
    • Add lens flares or "artistic" filters to image.
    • Remove items from shot (scenery, other cars).
    • Use more than 1 image (HDR, photo-stitching, multi-exposure).
    • "Creative cropping". The main "image" must be four-sided, with 90-degree, upright corners.
    • Selective car colour changing: masking different parts to create racing stripes or similar.

    What you may do to a photo:
    • Crop and/or resize an image.
    • Adjust the level or curve values.
    • Alter the colour tone of the image (gradient maps, photo filters, colour balance, etc).
    • Car body colour change (all stickers/design features must remain, see "Remove Items" rule).
    • Adjust brightness, contrast, exposure, shadow/highlights.
    • Enhance shadows or highlights (dodge and burn tools in Photoshop, for example).
    • Add noise and/or diffuse glow.
    • Add a post-game tilt-shift blur, or apply a motion blur to a stationary Photomode shot.
    • Make use of Layer Blend Modes.
    • Use a Sharpening filter and/or tool.
    • Scale or enlarge rims.
    • Remove or modify license plates.
    • Remove the GT watermark.
    • Add a personal signature.
    • Clean up or fix jaggies, texture pixelation, or colour separation.
    • Add a vignette effect.


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    13.10.11
    [20.00GTM]


     
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2011
  2. Jason_B

    Jason_B Premium

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    Best Wishes sar :cheers: Definitely not the shot I wanted to use but at the time I only had a 30 minute window to take a shot.
     
  3. sar593

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    ^Thanks, and the same to you Jason. You have a much better picture than you think, great entry.
     
  4. 725

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    Great entries guys
     
  5. Jason_B

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    Thank you for the votes. And thank you once again for everyone putting on this comp. Congrats to Solo for winning the gold.
     
  6. Solo

    Solo Premium

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    Thanks Jason and well done yourself :tup: And thanks Nicknamealguem too!
     
  7. sar593

    sar593

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    Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to all the participants and voters, but specialy to Nicknamealguem. See you all on the next season.
     
  8. Nicknamealguem

    Nicknamealguem

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    Congrats to Jason_B and SlipZtrEm, for winning the Bronze match and being third place of their own division.