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Cat_tac ADMIN January 31, 2014
Welcome to Foto Competition!!!!! Please read the rules ... Have fun

PLEASE NOTE: ONLY PHOTOS THAT HAVE WON COMPETITIONS ARE ALLOWED TO BE POSTED IN THE POOL


WHEN YOU WIN A GOLD MEDAL YOUR PHOTO WILL BE POSTED ON THE HOMEPAGE!!!!!!!

Silver winning photographs can be viewed at Foto Comp Silver Elite

Gold winning photographs can be viewed at Foto Competition Gold

Group Description

Foto Competition is a group made for the purpose of flickr members rating each others photos by voting on them in competitions. Each competition has a specific theme and is allowed 4 photos. When one of the photos gets 5 votes that photo wins and is invited to be posted in our pool.

Checkplay is now available - here or a Beta Version here .

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We would love to invite you to join in the fun of competing and winning at <a href="https://www.flickr.com/groups/fotocompetition/">Foto Competition</a> . Your winning shots will be proudly displayed in the group pool when they win Bronze, with the added opportunity to then go on to win Silver and Gold medals!!


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COMMENT CODE

If you wish to comment on any of the photos in the group pool, please use this code along with your comment.

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This wonderful photo was seen at <a href="https://www.flickr.com/groups/fotocompetition/">Foto Competition</a>


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WINNERS:
6th Birthday Winner

Congratulations to aviana2 for winning our 6th Birthday Competition with this beautiful shot!!

Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes.


Recent Gold Medal Winners

karldelahaye

DB2

MdM1157

UrbanRain

Cat_tac

Rhapsody In Blue

Darqos

!Futurama! - L´Hemisferic - Valencia

Mariasme

Balloons over Bagan 14

The Knowles Gallery

Stanley Lake Milky Way

Arthur Kantemirov

Winter Wonderland

gggreeny

DANA PT. SO. CA.

Wild Dogger

Relaxed

Mariasme

Bagan 2

tallawah75

colors of the (under)world

Wild Dogger

Taj Mahal

saxonfenken

Martinique Sunrise

PiggBox

Golden Arched Door, Casablanca

catoledo

The towers

Stella Blu

Sunset

SoulCatcher (UK)

Beautiful Bella

Mammontionok

IMGP7709

BarryKelly

house and bridge

Mariasme

International Fleet Review 2013

gggreeny

GLACIER N.P.

Group Rules

* Only photos which have won a Bronze medal are allowed to be entered into the group pool, and to win a medal or enter a competition, you have to be a member of the group.

* You must vote on all competitions at Voting stage, within 20 minutes of entering any competitions. If you enter competitions at various times, you are required to check and vote in any competition/s at Voting stage which you have not previously voted in. You do not have to vote in competitions you have entered, though you may if you wish, as long as you do not vote for your own photo.

If you do not vote within the 20 minute time frame after entering competitions, your entry will be removed from the competitions you have entered during that time. To help you keep track of your voting, checkplay is available. (see the links at the bottom of the rules for uploading)
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Voting starts as 0-0-0-0 and you add one for the photo you prefer. eg. If you like the 2nd photo you would start the vote with 0-1-0-0 - if the next person liked the 3rd photo, they would then vote 0-1-1-0. If the 3rd person also liked the 2nd photo, they would vote 0-2-1-0.
If you enter a competition, you may vote if you wish, but you may not vote for your own photo.

* Only 4 photos in each competition. Once you enter your photo in a competition, please do not change it or you may find your entry has been removed in fairness to other members. Definitely do not change your photo entry after a competition has been opened for voting as it will then be unavoidable to not remove your entry from that competition. Also, do not put a number in place to keep your position open in a competition until you have selected a photo.

* Photos must be taken by you, and be family friendly (safe level - no porn, nudity, or otherwise offensive content)

* Only enter 1 photo per competition

* Do not enter the same photo in more than one competition at a time

* There is no limit on how many Bronze or Silver competitions you enter at the same time. You may only enter 1 Gold competiton at a time, and if you win, you are excluded from entering the next Gold of the same number.

* Make sure your entered photo fits the theme specified for that competition otherwise it will be removed.

* Once a photo receives 5 votes in a Bronze competition, they have won.
For Silver, voting goes to 10 votes.
For Gold, voting goes to 15 votes.


* All Bronze, Silver and Gold competitions are opened and closed by an admin or moderator

* Once a photo wins a Bronze medal, please post it to the pool. Once it has won a Bronze medal, you cannot enter it in another Bronze competition.

* Once a photo wins a Bronze medal, it is then possible to enter it into a Silver competition it fits the theme of.

Once it wins a Silver medal, it cannot be entered into another Silver competition but when awarded, can be posted to the Foto Comp Silver Elite pool. Once a photo has both a Bronze and Silver medal, it can be entered into a Gold Medal Competition.


* When a photo wins a Gold medal, it will be displayed on the group home page.
You may also enter it into the pool of the Foto Competition Gold group.


Please follow the rules, ask a moderator or admin for help with anything you do not understand, and above all, have fun and good luck with winning many medals!!

If you want to chat, discuss anything, or just introduce yourself, there is always The Chatting Post where you are more than welcome.

Checkplay

We have a new checkplay tool for monitoring our votes and the status of each thread, this tool is available in:here or a Beta Version here .
It also works in other challenge groups.
Need to be installed Firefox, and Greasemonkey

Original Script

What do I require before using the script?
You will require Firefox and the Greasemonkey Add-in. If you do not have Firefox and Greasemonkey, you can obtain Firefox here and the Firefox Greasemonkey plug-in here.

How do I install the script?
Once you have Firefox and Greasemonkey installed, please click here to install the script

What if I have questions?
Please post all your questions and comments in the Chatting Post.


Additional Info

  • Members can post 6 things to the pool each day.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Images
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe, Moderate
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