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Gay Swim Amsterdam! _ Beth Therriault
Hillsborough _ United States
Posing in Amsterdam

Public Prize
Jury: The most 'likes' by Facebook fans
Prize: The catalogue of the exhibition Snapshot. Painters and photography 1888-1915 and an annual subscription to Gup Magazine

Beth Therriault: "This photograph was taken of the Gay Swim Amsterdam Waterpolo team in March, 2010.  It was quite cold on this day, but the team was very patient & fun to work with while we made this photograph in beautiful Amsterdam. My thanks to all who voted."

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The contest is finished!

The exhibition Snapshot. Painters and photography, 1888-1915  in the Van Gogh Museum shows snapshots of painters, who experimented with photography towards the end of the 19th century. They took thousands of snapshots, at home or in the city. And now, in the early 21st century, we're still clicking away.

In the past three months people from all over the world joined this contest. Every month was in another theme from the exhibition with the emphasis on Amsterdam:

  • October: Family and friends in Amsterdam
  • November: City life in Amsterdam
  • December: Posing in Amsterdam

 

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Three winners were selected every month.

Best snapshot
Jury: Patrica Steur, photographer
Prize: Canon camera

Best theme photo
Jury: Edwin Becker, head curator of exhibitions at the Van Gogh Museum
Prize: I Amsterdam City Card for 3 days and the catalogue of the exhibition

Public award
Jury: All the likes of the visitors of this website
Prize: An annual subscription to Gup Magazine and the catalogue of the exhibition

By submitting a photo to the Snapshot contest people agreed with these terms of use.

 

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Congratulations to you all!

October
Family and friends in Amsterdam

November
City life in Amsterdam

December
Posing in Amsterdam