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:bulletred: Welcome to Stand-Out-Shots :bulletred:

Welcome to Stand-Out-Shots where you will find some of the best images on DA! :D

:bulletgreen:Submitting to the group
There are a few rules that need to be followed when submitting to the group;

:bulletblue: Submission Limit: 2 per day
:bulletblue: You must be a member in order to submit your work.
:bulletblue: Make sure to submit to the right folder, otherwise your photo will be declined.
:bulletblue: Please submit your best photographs.
:bulletblue: If your photo hasn't been accepted, don't be upset. Please try again with another image.If you wish to understand why it was declined, please feel free to leave a comment on the submission process and we will gladly tell you why.

What we are looking for in an image

:bulletblue: No blurry or very grainy photos.
:bulletblue: No highly overexposed or underexposed photos. (Like every rule, there are exceptions that can be made)
:bulletblue: No snapshots.
:bulletblue: No DA Watermarks.
:bulletblue: STRICTLY NO PHOTOMANIPULATIONS - We are a photography group only.
:bulletblue: No stock images.
:bulletblue: While you don't need to have the most expensive equipment, we are looking for high quality shots with good technical aspects (IE: good composition, correct exposure, interesting subject, focal point/s, creative lighting etc)
:bulletblue: While editing is part of the process of photography and we love it, we generally wont accept over processed images that have lost their connection to real life.
:bulletblue: All deviations must comply with DA's rules and regulations.

If at any time you have any questions or suggestions as to how we can improve the group, please feel free to send a note to the founder: WindInTheCoffeeCup or the Co-Founder: LydiaRhianne : or alternatively, you can note the group directly.

Disclaimer: Stand-Out-Shots reserves the right to decline any submission subject to the admins decision. While we will try to be as fair and unbiased in our submission process, there will be times when your image gets declined. We will provide a reason if requested. However don't take it as a stab at your ability as a photographer, rather see it as an opportunity to further grow as a photographer

Gallery Folders

Up and Coming
Urban, Rural and Cityscapes
CLOSED: Contest - "The Moment"
CLOSED: Spring and Autumn Contest










Group Donations

Feel like helping us out? :eager: We use all donations directly for group activities, such as contest prizes or super group status renewal.

:iconteamoplz: Go here to our donation pool: :iconteamoplz:


Donators will be featured in the pool gallery, have access to the Donator's Folder within the group, and be featured in a group journal. Points will also be used for contest prizes and other group activities.

Thank you so much and we appreciate every single point!

:love: :icondonatepointsgreenplz: :love:

Fickle Friday: Waiting On a Sunny Day

Fri Nov 13, 2015, 9:00 AM


It's raining but there ain't a cloud in the sky

Striking Through by INTOtheRFD

Must have been a tear from your eye

Riding the Blue Core by MattGranzPhotography

Everything'll be okay

Twilight Towers II by FramedByNature

Funny thought I felt a sweet summer breeze

Albuquerque Lightning by k-n-8

Must have been you sighing so deep

Storm Painter by BrunoCHATARD

Don't worry we're gonna find a way

Fields of Fire by MaciejKarcz

I'm waiting, waiting on a sunny day

Mountain Sunrises Of Autumn by kkart

Going to chase the clouds away

Toxic Rain by MattGranzPhotography

Waiting on a sunny day

Lightning Power by DaXXe

Without you I'm working with the rain falling down

Storm painter III by BrunoCHATARD

Half a party in a one dog town

Cutting the veil by LordLJCornellPhotos

I need you to chase the blues away

Storm In Heaven by polomski

Without you I'm a drummer girl that can't keep a beat

A moment of eternity by Sigfodr

And ice cream truck on a deserted street

...riomaggiore II... by roblfc1892

I hope that you're coming to stay

Raining Lightning by PaigeBurress

I'm waiting, waiting on a sunny day

The Reddening Pannonia by markborbely

Going to chase the clouds away

Fire In The Sky by CapturingTheNight

Waiting on a sunny day

Super Blood Moon by 3mmI

Hard times baby, well they come to tell us all

Russell Twister by RandomTechie27

Sure as the ticking of the clock on the wall

The Iron Guard by MaciejKarcz

Sure as the turning of the night into day

Incoming Rain by Glenn-Crouch

Your smile girl, brings the morning light to my eyes

Yukon Gold by MaximeDaviron

Lifts away the blues when I rise

Shelf Cloud Near Nash. OK by MattGranzPhotography

I hope that you're coming to stay

unkept hope by werol

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