Photo contest


Photo by Jake Rose

It seems like everyone is an amateur “photographer” these days. With the ubiquity of camera phones—not to mention all the filters, apps and tools at our disposal—it can often be difficult to judge the hundreds of submissions we receive. more

Aug 30, 2017 10:15 AM Culture

Of the hundreds of submissions we received this year, here are a few that we all agreed had something magical going on. more

Aug 17, 2016 12:00 AM Culture

"Dude's beard is on fire!" That was our general immediate reaction to Jason Bang's submission to our photo contest this year, which ended up winning first place. more

Jun 11, 2014 12:00 AM Culture

It's been too long since we've had a bawling baby on the cover of CityBeat. It's been nine years, in fact-we put a crying infant on the cover for our second annual photo contest, on April 28, 2004. more

Jun 5, 2013 12:00 AM Culture

Thank you for your cover story on the new left. I did not know any of the people featured, except Midori Wong, and I would like to say to Ms. Wong: You may have had 50 hearings on redistricting, but the Redistricting Commission did not move... more

Jun 13, 2012 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor

For the second straight year, a whimsical photo captured the collective fancy of CityBeat's panel of judges and took first place in our annual contest. more

Jun 6, 2012 12:00 AM Culture

Here, we present those three winners, along with nine runners-up that we thought were the best of the entries—one of which won our first-ever readers poll. more

Jun 22, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

Egads! Last year, we received 185 submissions to our seventh photo contest. Damn! We thought. That's pretty good. Um, yeah. This year, we got 905 entries. 905! more

Jun 23, 2010 12:00 AM Culture

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