Sight Reading Challenge: Wrap-Up and Week Five Winner!

Submitted by Kate Meyers Emery,

Congratulations to all of the winners from our Sight Reading Instagram Challenges, and thank you to everyone who participated. We really enjoyed see the diverse range of photographs and how well you were able to capture photographs based on the five concepts. Want to see all of the entries from the challenges? We created Storify stories of each week to share with you. Check them out below!

Image from Sight Reading exhibit

Challenge One: Urban Text

Entry Period: June 20-27, 2016
Challenge: Share an image that shows text or advertisements
Hashtag: #GEMtext
Winner: Dan Larkin

Challenge Two: Closeup

Entry Period: July 11-18, 2016
Challenge: Get up close and personal with the subject of your photo
Hashtag: #GEMcloseup
Winner: Lanni Maszerowski 

Challenge Three: Movement

Entry Period: July 25-August 1, 2016
Challenge: Show movement in a static photo
Hashtag: #GEMmove
Winner: James Prochnik 

Challenge Four: Cropping Matters

Entry Period: August 8-15, 2016
Challenge: Crop your image in a creative way
Hashtag: #GEMcrop
Winner: Hanna Koivaara

Challenge Five Illusion

Entry Period: August 22-29, 2016
Challenge: Play with the viewers perceptions in this photo
Hashtag: #GEMillusion
Winner: Sarah Fay


Tuesday, September 6, 2016