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Photo Party Winner and New "Muse" Contest

Published by Jen Tse ยท August 15th 2011

Photo Party Contest Results

The results from 500px's first Photo Party contest are in! Congratulations to Taku Kumabe for winning the above Kata 3N1-20 camera bag from Henry's (sorry for the pun, I couldn't resist). Please send an email to to arrange a day to pick up your prize.

It's always interesting to see one experience through many different eyes. Below are the blog posts submitted by attendees of the Party:

Gabriel Bousquet, India Blue, Scott Snider, Sean Galbraith, Matt Klopot, Taku Kumabe, C. Byam, Paul Reeves, Darren Swim, Neil Ta, Gina C., Peter Crock, and Trish Bousquet.

Thanks to everyone who participated, and we hope to see you at the next one. Video of the event to come soon...


New Photo Contest with Catherine Hall: Exploration of a Muse 2011

You can never have too many contests! We've partnered with TWit Photo host Catherine Hall to find the most unique, creative, and visually appealing photographic interpretation of the theme "Muse". What is your muse? It is a person, place, or thing?

The deadline for entries is Aug. 28 and voting ends on Sept. 2. Three winners will receive Awesome accounts on 500px valid for one year. The winning images will also be published on the Catherine Hall Studios blog, Catherine Hall Studios Facebook Fan Page, Catherine Hall Studios Twitter Feed, and on Google+. Visit the original contest post on Google+ for details (and if you still need a Google+ invite, send a message to

Don't forget to check out our other contests and events for a chance to win some really awesome prizes:

Photo Hack Day contest in NYC

Win a Pass to Photoshop World 2011

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Taku Kumabe  over 3 years ago
Thanks so much guys; it was a lot of fun meeting you all. Neil, your enthusiasm is infectious!
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india | blue  over 3 years ago
Congratulations Taku!
Neil Ta  over 3 years ago
Hell yes Taku! Great guy, awesome photographer!
Elliot  over 3 years ago
Congratulations Taku!

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