Christoph Laue's Winning Image for the 2014 Specialized Photo of the Year Powered by SRAM:
We gave you the top 32 images from 2014 and you've voted for the winner and ultimately the 2014 Photo of the Year, whom will be divvying up the $10,000 in CASH as well as $20,000 in prizing from our sponsors: Specialized Bikes
.Check out the voting page for all the results from each bracket.
The 4th annual Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest is a wrap and Christoph Laue will be joining the ranks of John Wellburn, Toby Cowley and Sterling Lorence in the PB Photo of the Year Hall of Fame.
How Did Photo Of The Year Work?
From thousands of nominated photos, 32 were selected to pit against each other in a college basketball bracket-like showdown. At that point it was up to you, the users, to vote on the match ups. The photos with the most votes moved onto the next round. So 32 photos narrowed down to 16, then 8, 4, 2 until there was a single photo deemed the 2014 Specialized Photo of the Year Powered by SRAM.
What all was at stake? $10,000 Cash and $20,000+ in Prizing
• Christoph Laue will receive a Specialized Enduro 27.5 complete with the newest SRAM kit and a check for $5000
• Sterling Lorence will receive a check for $3000
• Robb Thompson and Sean Lee will each receive a check for $1000New for this year, a prize pack for nailing the voting:
The user that votes the closest to the correct bracket could win a SRAM X01 Drivetrain (crankset, cassette, chain, shifter, derailleur and an X-Sync direct mount chain ring
*if multiple users have the same voting brackets, then a random draw from the matching users will be drawn
Thanks to Specialized Bikes
Mentions: @SramMedia @Specialized @Laue