Great news everyone! 500px site now speaks four more languages: Turkish, Korean, simplified Chinese and an updated version of Japanese. It is a wonderful and much anticipated addition to our existing international support of English, French, German, Russian, Spanish and Portuguese languages.
Seeing our community grow is absolutely exciting and we are committed to accommodate your language needs; improving browsing experience for you, your friends, family and future clients. To make this update happen we have asked 500px members from around the world to test the platform — thank you so much everyone for your help! To try out the new language support: visit your Settings page, select a language and save changes.
500px is a global community of photographers and photo lovers, and we hope to provide best support in your native language. If you’d like to see 500px translated to your language or would like to share your thoughts on what can be improved please get in touch, email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking forward to hear your feedback,
This Black Friday and Cyber Monday we held a sale on all accounts with portion of proceeds going towards helping those affected by the Typhoon Haiyan. Thanks to your help and support we raised together a total of $15,500 for Philippines aid! Thank you so much to everyone who helped! You've made a huge difference in someone's life.
You can follow the current state of Philippines documented by 500px photographers and to keep on giving visit the Red Cross website.
Reignite your passion for photography with our weekly photo series, introducing you to many different styles and ideas around one photo subject. Today we are going to explore the creative results of 500px photographers when faced to capture the first frost. Scroll down, click on favourite photo and be inspired!
Want to get featured on our blog? Every Monday a theme is announced and you have until Sunday to submit your entry. You may already have a photo that suits or you can see it as a weekly photo challenge. Continue reading to discover new announced theme, deadline and how to enter.
1. Select photo that fits this theme. Upload image to your 500px profile or pick an existing photo.
2. Add a tag "holidaylights".
3. You are done. To track all entries click here.
Theme is open to your interpretation and creativity, so get snapping and tagging. Deadline is December 8th at 12PM (EST). This week we have a special surprise for you! Tamron will be awarding 2 top photos their outstanding 24-70mm VR lens. To make your efforts worthwhile there’s a random draw giveaway for all who enter for a chance to win 2 months Awesome membership. Lucky draw winner is Daniele Marzocchi.
Good luck this week!