January 2020 Photo Contest

January 2020 Photo Contest

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Chameleon Photo Contest
:D January 2020

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Win A Gift Certificate To: ... you choose :cool:

Chameleons Only
FL Chams
Mist King
Tortoise Supply
Great Lakes Hornworm
LLL Reptile
Mulberry Farms
DIY Cages
Josh's Frogs
Chameleon Paradise
Coastal Silkworms
Dubia Roaches
Dragon Strand
Full Throttle Feeders
Educational Science
Chromatic Chameleons
Sticky Tongue Farms
Critter Depot

1st place: $50 gift certificate :cool:
The winner of this contest may choose a gift certificate to one of the companies listed above. This should give the winner a nice choice of where to use their gift certificate. The certificate can not be split up and used at multiple places.

How to enter the contest:
contest entry deadline: January 13, 2019
  • To enter the contest click here and look for the Add Media button.
  • You are welcome to change your submitted image anytime before the entry deadline.

Please view the contest rules before submitting a photo. Click here to access the contest rules.

entry deadline: January 13
voting: January 14 - January 31
contest results will be announced on February 2 2020

Please review the contest rules. The photo entry period will be extended if a minimum of 10 valid entries have not been received.

Chameleon Forums reserves the right to modify these rules at any time. Please check this thread often if you are participating in the contest and feel free to reply to this thread with questions if you have them.


Chameleon Enthusiast


Chameleon Enthusiast
Can someone explain how I check that my photo meets all of these things?

  • Width: Large photos are preferred. Entries must be at least 1000 pixels wide.
  • Ratio: [smaller side / larger side]
  • Minimum Ratio: >= .56


Staff member
When viewing a photo in the media gallery you can also see the dimensions listed in the Image Metadata section. You'll see that in the right column or below the photo depending on the size of your display. We really need to automate this so members will know when they upload a contest photo.


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The Results

1st place: Mawtyplant
Species: Bradypodion thamnobates
Common: Natal Midlands Dwarf Chameleon

2nd place: Gingero
Species: Calumma parsonii cristifer
Common: Parson's Chameleon

3rd place: GoodKarma19
Species: Chamaeleo calyptratus
Common: Veiled Chameleon (high translucent)
Sex: female
Age: 4 months

3rd place: Ponders
Species: Furcifer minor
Common: Veiled Chameleon (high translucent)
Sex: male

If you are not familiar with how the contest works then please review the contest rules.

open member vote
The top ranked photos from the open member voting received the following points:
photo 06 => 5 pts (Mawtyplant)
photo 11 => 3 pts (Gingero)
photo 04 => 1 pts (GoodKarma19)
photo 12 => 1 pts (Ponders)

judge rankings
There were no judges for the January 2020 contest.

Thank you to everyone that participated!
If anyone has a suggestion on how to improve the contest please create a new thread in the photo contest or feedback forum; if you prefer to remain anonymous you're welcome to send me an email or private message.

Medals have been awarded.
Congratulations to the winners :) :D
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