Adobe Photoshop CS5 'Imaginify' Challenge

This challenge closed over 6 years ago.

The Challenge

Adobe® is providing the RedBubble community with the opportunity to push their imaginations with Photoshop CS5™

The challenge is to create a fantastical image of reality-defying proportions utilizing the powerful new features of Photoshop CS5. Either by modifying an existing photo or creating an image from scratch. We’re looking for the absurd, the astonishing and the downright whimsical.

Over $5000 worth of prizes including 4 copies of Adobe Photoshop CS5 and a copy of Adobe CS5 Design Premium.

Photoshop CS5 software redefines digital imaging with powerful new photography tools and breakthrough capabilities for complex image selections, realistic painting, and intelligent retouching.

Download free 30 day trial version of Adobe Photoshop CS5 here!

Judging / Voting Criteria

The entries will be shortlisted by the community through the voting process. The final winners will be selected by RedBubble.

RedBubble will select final winners at their sole discretion based upon those works which they consider show:
- a wonderful sense of dreamlike imagination
- skill in execution and utilisation of the new features of Photoshop CS5

Entrants are required to provide a link through to the original image on which their work is based in the comments section of their entry.

Rewards & Prizes

A total prize pool of over $5000

First Prize: Adobe CS5 Design Premium

Four Runners-up: Adobe Photoshop CS5

Three Honorable Mentions: $100 RedBubble vouchers

Additional Information

The challenge is only open to digitally manipulated image created using Adobe Photoshop CS5. RedBubble is the sponsor of the challenge. Adobe® is the promotional partner. All entrants into the challenge agree to be bound by the Official Rules

You may only submit one image.

The entrant must have clear copyright ownership or permission to use any images utilised in their final submission. Stock images and Creative Commons images may be used, but only if their license allows such a use. Credits must be made where necessary and all links must be provided in the description. Any images that do not meet this criteria will be removed.


The Top Ten

Im not a bad guy,im just drawn that way (ver.2) by Drummy

Im not a bad guy,im just drawn that way (ver.2) by Drummy was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 38 votes.

  • Life on the back of a shell by Matteo Pontonutti
  • Dancing Trees by Igor Zenin
  • Lake Plunge OOB by Jim Cumming
  • Freedom by vessybuzz
  • Purity by Arie van der Wijst
  • Waiting by redtree
  • The Odd Kitty by Lukas Brezak
  • It's not discrimination by Chris Nies
  • Evolution - No. 1 by MoGeoPhoto

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