1. Allyson Kazmucha's Avatar
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-storms_photo_contest_hero.jpg

    Whether you love them or hate them, one thing all areas of the world face occasionally are storms. While they can ruin your afternoon park outing rather quickly, they make for amazingly beautiful photos. From a thunder head rolling in over a lake to dark skies over endless fields, storms create powerful images. This week your task is to capture a storm photo while staying safe of course. Feel free to use one you've captured in the past if you'd like as well!

    The contest begins today and ends Tuesday, May 20th at 6 p.m. Eastern time. Good luck!

    The prize

    The winner of this week's photo contest will snag an Olloclip for whatever model iPhone they currently have. The Olloclip is a lens attachment that lets you capture wide angle, macro, and fisheye shots all in one. Simply snap it over the top of your iPhone's camera and start shooting!

    The rules

    Submitted photos must have been taken with an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

    We'll check the EXIF data of the original file to verify and any edits must have been done with an iPhone or iPad app. No Photoshop, Lightroom, or other external editing programs! If you have external lens accessories such as an Olloclip or other snap-on lens, you are more than welcome to use them.

    You can submit as many photos as you'd like, but remember, this is a contest, so make sure you submit your best work!


    Now, before you run off to take your photo, remember that it's not technical skill alone that will claim this prize. Even if you're not the best photographer (yet!), a great eye and a great subject can still get you the win.

    However, a little help can never hurt, so make sure you check out our iPhone photography series for some tips.

    How to submit

    To submit your photos, just attach them to this thread. That's it! You're done! If you don't have a desktop computer to use, you can upload them directly from your iPhone or iPad using the free Tapatalk forum app. Download it via the link below. No entries submitted outside of this thread will be considered, NO EXCEPTIONS.

    Tap here to download Tapatalk for iPhone and iPad
    lovelygravy likes this.
    05-14-2014 12:18 PM
  2. Marco251078's Avatar

    Inviato dal mio iPhone utilizzando Tapatalk
    05-14-2014 02:25 PM
  3. Marco251078's Avatar

    Inviato dal mio iPhone utilizzando Tapatalk
    05-14-2014 02:26 PM
  4. Darthstorm528's Avatar
    Perfect timing as as I just had a storm rolling through my area

    All taken with stock camera, no edits

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    05-14-2014 04:38 PM
  5. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    IPhone 5
    ProCamera 7

    Sent from from my iPhone 5
    agarwal.apar likes this.
    05-14-2014 08:08 PM
  6. tomklyn's Avatar
    Storm from May 11th
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-imageuploadedbyimore-forums1400125945.359935.jpg

    iPhone 5s
    Perfectly Clear

    Sent from my ARM-64
    DeRaperoni likes this.
    05-14-2014 11:55 PM
  7. rumpigs's Avatar
    Angry sky over Hong Kong airport.
    iPhone 5s, Instagram

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    05-15-2014 12:33 AM
  8. Sopheap Sithorn's Avatar

    Storm is about to come!
    Photo by iPhone 5
    Edit by iPhoto app

    Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
    05-15-2014 02:30 AM
  9. WadeHM's Avatar

    From last year close to this time. A tornado was just forming. The rotation was spectacular. Taken with iPhone 5 and edited with Instagram.

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    05-15-2014 04:29 AM
  10. IamHahn's Avatar
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-storm.png

    This was a pretty hardcore storm rolling in
    reinersmile and MatttMN like this.
    05-15-2014 09:07 AM
  11. Whiskeyjack2311's Avatar
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-picture154_zpsee3bc1a4.jpg

    Midnight Summer storm in Calgary Alberta.
    05-15-2014 09:39 AM
  12. Whiskeyjack2311's Avatar
    Another nasty little storm southwest of Calgary Alberta. Just finished driving thru it.
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    05-15-2014 09:40 AM
  13. chrisfairbank's Avatar
    Photo taken a few years ago on an iPhone 4. Royals vs Tigers, game started out hot and sunny ended up getting pretty nasty. Had great seats behind home plate.

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    05-15-2014 09:55 AM
  14. billbambrick's Avatar
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-fireislandstorm.jpg
    A storm approaching Fire Island, NY over the Great South Bay. Taken with a 4S and edited with Camera+
    DeRaperoni likes this.
    05-15-2014 09:57 AM
  15. bAt0m's Avatar
    Yvette, the storm. IPhone 5s, edited with photoshop for iphone

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    reinersmile and MatttMN like this.
    05-15-2014 10:25 AM
  16. Tamara Serrao's Avatar
    05-15-2014 11:39 AM
  17. The Karma Police's Avatar

    "The Eye of the Storm"

    Took this beauty while driving up to the North Georgia mountains. As far as I can recall it's an unfiltered photo taken from my iPhone 5.

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    05-15-2014 11:43 AM
  18. Richie Ray1's Avatar
    . San Antonio TX, taken with iPhone 5s.

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    05-15-2014 01:10 PM
  19. phil9o's Avatar
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-imageuploadedbyimore-forums1400175001.950068.jpg Pretty intense storm just passed from Daytona Beach ,FL .iphone 5/instagram

    Sent from my iPhone using iMore Forums
    05-15-2014 01:30 PM
  20. phil9o's Avatar
    Weekly photo contest: Storms!-imageuploadedbyimore-forums1400175543.875720.jpg small storm building up over the Daytona Beach Airport, FL. Iphone 4s/instagram

    Sent from my iPhone using iMore Forums
    MatttMN likes this.
    05-15-2014 01:39 PM
  21. Pulsedriver's Avatar
    iPhone 4S and iphone 5 edited with snapseed
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    Last edited by Pulsedriver; 05-18-2014 at 03:59 PM.
    MatttMN likes this.
    05-15-2014 03:25 PM
  22. buxna's Avatar

    iPhone 5s

    My country afflicted the floods. Many people have been killed and left without homes

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    IIJBII and MatttMN like this.
    05-15-2014 03:32 PM
  23. rwilson64's Avatar

    iPhone 5S, no editing

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    05-15-2014 03:55 PM
  24. Premium1's Avatar
    05-15-2014 07:51 PM
  25. Margi Huzzah's Avatar
    I hate toi sound like a dope, but how to I get the photo off my phone and onto this page for submitting? And does the photo need to be taken within the week or can it be a previous photo?
    05-16-2014 02:51 AM
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