HT Cuba Photo Contest 2015 – FIRST ROUND SURVIVORS

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Street lamps at the Malecon and San Lazaro. Photo: Juan Suarez

HAVANA TIMES — Judging continues for our 7th Cuba Photo Contest. This year we had a total of 1506 entries from 190 participants.

In the first of four rounds of selection the 20 jury members were asked to select a maximum of 40 pictures in each of the six categories.

To reach the second round a given photo needed to have the votes of four or more jury members. A total of 119 photographers had at least one picture make it to the second round, which includes 336 photos.

We look forward to your comments on the selections and the contest. We hope to have the Second Round results ready to publish by the middle of next week.

FRIENDSHIP

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BICYCLES

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PORTRAITS

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WORKSHOPS

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TEXTURES

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STREET VENDORS

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8 thoughts on “HT Cuba Photo Contest 2015 – FIRST ROUND SURVIVORS

  • October 24, 2015 at 11:00 am
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    Well, nobody asked, but here are my picks: 00836, 00399, 00286, 001388, 00746, 00132, 001257, and 001119. In terrible/atrocious taste are: 00252, 001357, 00555.

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  • October 24, 2015 at 7:17 pm
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    Wow! Some amazing photo’s! It’s going to be really difficult to narrow down your choices! Congratulations to everyone who entered this contest. It was such a pleasure to see all the photos. They transported me back to the Cuba I love and keep me happy until my next journey to your beautiful country and all my friends there. Thank you!

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  • October 25, 2015 at 6:56 pm
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    Really wonderful photos and entries! My husband and I are among the first picks and we are very impressed with all the entries we have seen so far!

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  • October 25, 2015 at 7:04 pm
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    It takes a lot of effort to come up with these incredible photos. We in the States take it for granted so for this reader and fan of Havana Times, congrats to all and mostly a major thank you for giving all of us a peak at what you’re doing and creating in Cuba! Bravissimo!

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  • October 25, 2015 at 7:12 pm
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    First round: 00882, 00861, 0068, 00647, 00560, 00476, 00286, 00285, 24, 23. I’m very partial to children, animals and friendship.

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  • October 26, 2015 at 9:28 am
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    Can you tell us more about the 20 jurors? I’m interested to know where they are from and their backgrounds. Thanks.

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  • February 21, 2016 at 2:42 am
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    Wow, incredible pictures! Thank you. All amazing, but somehow the old man selling turrón de maní moved me the most.

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