SHAPES and PATTERNS - Only 1 per Day

Works must contain defined shape or pattern

shapes and patterns in INFRARED

This challenge closed over 4 years ago.

The Challenge

submit an image displaying shapes and patterns in INFRARED

Infrared Photography definition


  1. Preferably with NO human subjects (or keep them barely noticeable)
  2. images combining HDR with Infrared also accepted.
  3. if possible , please provide information re: camera, filters , editing & processing details
  4. High Quality images please
  5. NO Digitally added text

If you have any questions or you need further assistance regarding this challenge
please contact Maria Moro

Judging / Voting Criteria

  1. Vote for your favourite (s)

Rewards & Prizes

  1. Winning artist (s) will be featured
  2. Top Ten finalists will receive a group Banner
  3. Challenge results will be broadcasted in our Forum

Additional Information

  1. Our challenges are about having FUN & further promoting your work.
  2. NO NEED to submit your image into the group
  3. Please take the time to visit the folio of lightsmith

check out these Infrared groups on RB

  1. Infrared Photography
  2. Infrared
  3. HDiR – The Marriage of HDR and Infrared

Cover Image: You Yangs Up Tree - Variations on a Theme - Two by lightsmith


The Top Ten

Sheltering Sky by Laurie Search

Sheltering Sky by Laurie Search was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 17 votes.

  • Blue Infrared Park by Paul Lavallee
  • bough down by dennis william gaylor
  • Crossing Over by Mark Bauschke
  • Toxic Paradise [IR] by George Parapadakis (monocotylidono)
  • Botanic Panoramic by Roddy Atkinson
  • YSL Gardens Marrakesh Morocco (infrared) by Debbie Pinard
  • Bend in the Canal  by Rene Hales
  • An Oriental Feel by Sea-Change
  • Wetlands Reflections by Monnie Ryan

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    Something Shiny

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