MPEX Experience, MPEX Photo Contests

Fall Photo Contest Winners!

This fall we wanted you to submit your best FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY photo. We’ve had several submissions and although the picking was tough, here are our top three winners! Thank you to everyone who participated and stay tuned for our winter contest announcement!   1st Place Winner: Calvin Rutherford Prize: Bowens Gemini 400/400RX Kit 2nd Place […]

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Winner’s Circle: Mike Emery

Our July Photo Contest‘s theme was CONTRAST, and we received some awesomely abstract high-contrast entries. Mike Emery‘s second-place winner, however, was by far the most abstract and confounding, so of course we fell in love with it. We asked Mike a few questions about how he created this image and how this image relates to his photography as […]

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Winner’s Circle: Sara Rogers

The theme for June’s photo contest was ADVENTURE. We loved seeing all your adventurous, mountain-climbing, wilderness-trekking photos. Our winner was Sara Rogers’ impeccably composed and beautifully minimal image of a lone surfer drifting out to sea. We were pleased to see this sense of serenity and candidness was present in Sara’s other photos as well. We asked Sara […]

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Winner’s Circle: March Photo Contest

The theme for March’s photo contest was “Inspired by Light,” and we were in turn inspired by the many great entries we received. It was a close call, but Kara McDonald’s “Lightning Bug” won us over with its clever concept and its exceptional execution. We asked Kara a few questions about the making of this […]

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Winner’s Circle: February Photo Contest

The theme for February’s photo contest was “Good Things Come in Small Parcels.” We received a ton of great entries, but Jeremy Cox‘s “Sweet Like Candy” screamed out at us as the winner with its cleverness, its composition, and its lighting. We asked Jeremy how he made this awesome photo, and more, in this edition […]

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Winner’s Circle: January’s Facebook Cover Photo Contest

It’s become a tradition at Midwest Photo Exchange to feature images from our customers as our Facebook cover photos. This January we once again asked people to send in their best Facebook cover photo-sized images. The resulting entries were outstanding, and the most we’ve ever received for a cover photo contest. Narrowing it down to […]

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Winner’s Circle: September Contest – Strike a Pose!

Last month’s contest, Strike a Pose! sponsored by Westcott, was a huge success. It’s no surprise that the winning photos (selected by Westcott) look like they were from magazine shoots. We wanted to highlight the winners, so we got in touch with the photographers and asked them a few questions. First Place Winner: “Sunglasses” by […]

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