Low light photo

Wednesday means it's time for a new weekly photo contest! As always, it's a great way to show off your skills taking awesome pictures with an Android phone or tablet, and there's always a cool prize attached.

This week, the subject is low light photography. Take any picture. It could be a Panorama, a Zoe, a Photosphere, etc., just something that you turned out really well in less than optimal lighting. This week we'll pick the top three, and the winners will each get a Sphero to have a ball with.

Entering is easy. Just drop your entry in a post below. Tell us what Android you used to get the picture, and any back story you want to add to it. We'll pick a winner Tuesday (July 23) night at 11:59 PM ET, and announce them on the blog with next Wednesday's contest.

Enter this week's photo contest

  • Pictures must be taken with an Android device
  • Pictures must be uploaded to the contest thread. I'm not running all over the Internet to track them down.
  • You have to tell us what device you used to take the picture, and any special software you might have used. Editing your pictures is fine -- this is art.
  • You must have used a valid email address to register here at AC, so I know how to contact the winner.
  • Only one entry per week per person.

Good luck, everyone!

Last week's winner was xeroslash, who gave us this incredible picture of a Hawaiian sunset

xeroslash's Hawaiian sunset

This certainly captures the spirit of a summer getaway, at least one I'd love to be a part of. Thanks for entering xeroslash, and keep your eyes on your email inbox for information about your OUYA Developer Edition console!

There are 11 comments

hoosiercub says:

I'm guessing I can't use the DSLR Controller app on this one? hehehehe

turdbogls says:

so I'm basically Disqualified simply because I use a galaxy Nexus :p

Uhhh! A Galaxy Nexus is an Android device last time I checked. O_o

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Well last week's winner used a Galaxy Nexus for that relatively low-light shot. Certainly possible to take good night shots with any camera.

xeroslash says:

Congrats to the win-wait, what?!

That's ME!


There were so many great entries I didn't think I had a shot. That was definitely my favorite shot from the trip. Glad I was able to share with everyone.

A HUGE THANK YOU to Jerry and AC for this opportunity!

Hey Jerry did you shot the pic for this post (the buildings)? Is so great shot

That'd be Andrew. LVPD doesn't want me back in Vegas, ever. :)

ben7798 says:

How do I attach a picture to the thread to enter?

user7618 says:

I found the easiest way is with photo bucket or similar.

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jimmiekain says:

Love the Venetian! Join the players club for comped rooms and food its called Club Grazie. Its free to join and if you are either a terrible gambler or really good they will invite you to stay for free.

tortaceo says:

Is there a way to upload a pic without a third party app

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