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lrargerich September 15, 2009
Welcome to the group!

Please: No man made objects, no blown skies, strongly moderated!
New: We have a Gallery showcasing the best from the group

Group Description

Welcome to the group!

This group aims to be a collection of pure landscapes and resources for landscape photographers, we are just getting started so feel free to send your submissions to the pool.

Luminous Landscapes - View this group's most interesting photos on Flickriver

Basic rules reminder

1: No man made objects buildings, bridges, roads, rails, etc
2: No people or animals visible (includes seagulls)
3: Absolutely no blown skies
4: No signature over the landscape (small signature at the frame discouraged but ok)
5: Quality shots please!

What about Commenting?

Commenting is not mandatory but encouraged, if you find nice pics on this group and you fell like leaving a comment to the photographer you can cut&paste the following snippet:

Seen at the Luminous Landscapes Group

Yes, we like to keep things minimal.

Some stats about the group:

Flickr Group Trackr graph

Conclusions: we are growing!

Picture of the Month Contest

Each month the most interesting picture from the group according to flickr wins the picture of the month award. At the end of the year the most interesting picture will win the picture of the year award.

Picture of the Month:
December Winner: Algo

Autumn Beech (by algo)

Picture of the Month:
November Winner: MaloePhoto

Swirls of life (by maloephoto (taking a break))

Picture of the Month:
October Winner: Xindaan

Sunrise in Red

Picture of the Month:
September Winner: Tropicalliving

Today's sunset (by tropicaLiving)

Picture of the Month:
August Winner: Traumlichtfabrik

"I would rather share one lifetime with you than face all the ages of this world alone" [HDR, Pano] (by traumlichtfabrik (on Holidays))

Picture of the Month:
July Winner: Kane

Split identity

Picture of the Month:
June Winner: Ilikethenight

clouds and hills at sunrise

Picture of the Month:
May Winner: tappit_01

Akumal Mexico 2008

Picture of the Month:
April Winner: Matthew Stewart

Where'd the sun go?

Picture of the Month:
March Winner: Patrick Smith

McClures Last Light - Point Reyes, California
You can read how this picture was selected and drop a message to Jeff here:

Picture of the Month:
February Winner: Jeff Clow

The Baths at Virgin Gorda

What happened to January?

Well.. we started this contest in February so...

Group Rules

1) This is a moderated group pics will be approved or rejected from the pool based on Image Quality, please keep trying if you get rejected.

2) One pic per member per day

3) NO MAN MADE Objects (No buildings, bridges, railways, posts, cables, roads, piers, boats, cars, etc)


5) No animals or people allowed in the shot

6) HDR is Ok, IR is Ok, Panoramas are Ok as long as they follow the rules.

7) No signature in the landscape, a very small frame with a signature is ok but strongly discouraged.

Thanks and welcome!!

Additional Info

  • Members can post 1 thing to the pool each day.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Images
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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