Skyscrapers - Features up 14/9/15

Fill the frame with purpose built buildings over 15 storeys high. We also accept the views taken from skyscrapers.

Skyscrapers avatar challenge

This challenge closed about 6 years ago.

The Challenge

So, for this challenge we are looking for works that will look awesome as a group avatar.

For examples have a look at this forum thread

Basically view it as a x-small thumbnail which you can see using this tool and if the tops of the buildings are not cut off and you think “yay, a skyscraper group avatar” then enter it here :-)

  1. skyscrapers must be a focus not an afterthought
  2. normal rules apply: bell towers/minarets/cathedral spires/clock towers etc do not count as skyscrapers
  3. please enter work into the group
  4. photo or painting/drawing etc are all fine
  5. by entering you are giving the group permission to use the work as the group avatar for an indefinite period.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Please vote for your favourite(s) that will fit the SHAPE and size needed for an AVATAR. Every vote counts!

Rewards & Prizes

group avatar, redbubble voucher if at least 8 entries and winner has 3 or more votes/not in a low scoring 4+ way tie.

banner, kudos, eternal glory.

Additional Information

Please add work to group.

2 weeks to enter, 1 to vote. This can be extended at any time without notice if entries or voting activity is slow.

Cover Image: Retro Singapore - View from the Phoenix 1. by ellismorleyphto


The Top Ten

Sleepless In Manhattan by billyboy

Sleepless In Manhattan by billyboy was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 5 votes.

  • Eureka Tower, Melbourne, Australia by Robert Dettman
  • Empire State Building by dgscotland
  • Winnipeg Skyscraper by AnnDixon
  • Shun Hing Square ("Di Wang"), Shenzhen, China by Chris Millar
  • I C Blue ( VIVID Festival Sydney ) by Ryan Conyers
  • Sunrise at Circular Quay by Sharon Brown
  • The Big Apple by Maggie Hegarty
  • Apartemen Pavilion by buildings
  • Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort by Tim Coleman

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