Announces the Winner of Contest Corner Challenge #79: Rhymes with Orange

Neil Shapiro of Niskayuna, New York is the Latest Contest Corner Challenge Winner at, Winning Contest Corner Challenge #79: Rhymes with Orange.

Barrie, Ontario, Canada, November 05, 2010 --( Photography Corner ( has announced that Neil Shapiro is the winner of the site’s latest Contest Corner Challenge, and as such has been awarded SP 70-300mm F4-5.6 Di VC USD telephoto lens provided by Tamron. The recent challenge asked photographers to photograph something orange; the only restriction is that no photographs of pumpkins would be accepted. began offering Contest Corner Challenges in July 2004, and new challenges are issued throughout the year.

With over 14% of the votes from a total of 51 qualifying submissions, Neil won the recent photography challenge CCC#79: Rhymes with Orange with their his photograph of a waterfall surrounded by orange foliage. This is the Fifth Contest Corner Challenge win accomplished by Neil, who has now won four of the last six contests.

Contest Corner Challenges at are issued to site members in the community’s forum and on the Corner Blog ( Only Premiere Members of Photography Corner (requires a yearly or lifetime subscription) are eligible to win some of the bigger prizes, but all members of the site are always invited to submit photographs to the contest, and all have a chance to wins prizes in each contest. Everyone is invited to participate in the week-long voting window to vote on contest winners and discuss submissions after they have all been received.

About is a leading portal for photographers, which includes member-written articles, tutorials, forums, a photography directory and projects. The site runs a monthly Photograph of the Month contests and eighteen yearly Contest Corner Challenges, as well as providing an area of the site for photographers to receive constructive criticism of their work in the Critiques Corner. As a further resource to photographers, provides photography news, camera reviews, and information on photography contests and events throughout the world. was launched in March 2004.

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A leading manufacturer of photographic lenses, Tamron's development of mass-produced hybrid aspherical elements paved the way for today’s compact high ratio zoom lenses when, in 1992, this technology was incorporated into the groundbreaking 28-200mm. Tamron continues to lead in this category with the award-winning 18-270mm - featuring an unprecedented 15X zoom range - and featuring Tamron's proprietary Vibration Compensation (VC) system. Tamron has garnered international acclaim for its high ratio zoom lenses.

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