Time to vote on the TOP 5 Wildcard Photographers to determine who will compete in The Deep Summer Photo at Crankworx Whistler. Who do you think can shoot with the best? Voting is open now! Rank them now and we’ll see who rises to the top to compete against some of the world’s best mountain bike photographers!WILDCARDS
are: Brad Walton, Chris Pilling, Christoph Laue, Bruno Long, Mike ZingerVOTE HERE
The five pro photographers set to storm the Whistler Mountain Bike Park and create a slideshow to be shown at the massively popular event on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 are:
• Ian Hylands
• Scott Markewitz
• Jon Hayward
• Justa Jeskova
• Reuben Krabbe
This year the Deep Summer Photo Challenge will take place under the stars at the spectacular Whistler Olympic Plaza, a state of the art facility for hosting arts and culture events. Priority seating and close sightlines to giant HD screens will be on offer with a limited number of ticketed seats available for $20. The area beyond the ticketed seating will be available for spectators to take in the Deep Summer Photo Challenge free of charge.
The photographers will rally their chosen athlete teams to embark on three days of intense shooting and editing commencing Saturday, August 11. Slideshows will be handed in by the end of the day Tuesday, August 14. Then on Wednesday, August 15 a massive crowd will experience deep summer in Whistler through the lenses of six elite mountain bike photographers with first place taking home $5,000, second place $3,000, and third place $2,000.
Official Contest Page is here
RSVP for the Deep Summer Photo Challenge at facebook.com/crankworx
and stay tuned to www.crankworx.com
for upcoming news.Margus Riga's Slideshow from 2011