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April 2010 Monthly Photo Contest Winners
By Matt J. Weiss, May 7, 2010 @ 04:42 PM (EST)
Winning images for April's underwater photo contest have been selected.

 The winner of the Patterns contest and a 320gb MemoryKick Si is Esteban Tore. This is the second monthly contest Esteban has won. He also won the inaugural contest, "Nudibranchs," in August.
The scores were very close in April. Sascha Unger won second place and Fabien Michenet won third place.

Congratulations to the winners! Entering the monthly photo contests is free, and every month there will be chance to win great prizes, not to mention the glory of placing.

If you missed the chance to win the 320gb MemoryKick Si, you can try again in the May 2010 competition!
The Judges: Matt Weiss, Jeff De Guzman, Jason Heller, Keri Wilk, Cal Mero, and Yeang Chng.


1st Place -  Esteban Tore

Sascha Unger - 2nd Place
3rd Place - Fabien Michenet



Fantasea FG7X II
Ikelite Housing for Nikon D500
I-DiveSite Venom 35s
SeaLife DC2000
Esteban Tore
May 8, 2010 3:08 AM
Esteban Tore wrote:
Thank you very much to all the Judges for the votes and to MemoryKick for this fantastic price!

The Sascha and Fabien are fantastic photos, congratulations too!

That's will be a very nice present for me and for my new born who is coming to this world next week.

I will show him his first underwater photos in the MemoryKick :-)

Thanks again,

Sascha  Unger
May 8, 2010 3:38 AM
Sascha Unger wrote:
Thanks to all the judges, and congratulations to Esteban - a well deserved win, and to Fabien of course!
Jeffrey De Guzman
May 9, 2010 9:53 PM
Jeffrey De Guzman wrote:
Congratulations to Esteban Tore - a well deserve win!

Congratulations also to Sascha and Fabien it was very close - the hardest month to choose a winner.
Matt J. Weiss
May 13, 2010 9:58 AM
Matt J. Weiss wrote:
Esteban-- Congratulations on winning and also on the new born!!
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