Symbolism - Photography Contest [59 entries]

Unity Picture

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Symbolism is around us every day. We see it and never even notice. Try and capture the essence of a concept and portray it for the world to see. For example a white dove could represent peace. A crucifix could be faith or even a flag representing patriotism.
Symbolism Definition: Representation of a concept through symbols or underlying meanings of objects or qualities.

Status: finished. Check out the winners below!

Nator: Clever Idea ( 5 years and 2269 days ago )
kyricom: *sigh* A HUGE proportion of these entries have virtually nothing to do with symbolism. A symbol is something that is readily recognizable by a LARGE number of people as representing something larger than itself (e.g. a white dove for peace). ( 5 years and 2264 days ago )

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Unity - created by karaflazz

Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 1/59Score: 65.8% (36)25726 views

The raised fist is usually regarded as an expression of solidarity, strength or defiance. (5 years and 2269 days ago)

You Tell Me - created by Nator

You Tell Me
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 2/59Score: 64.4% (30)15914 views

A Police Officer in New York City. (5 years and 2269 days ago)

Idea - created by Artifakts

Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 3/59Score: 62.6% (25)16714 views

What else can symbolise the word "idea" ? (5 years and 2266 days ago)

Endurance - created by niiicoleyy

Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 4/59Score: 60% (20)14751 views

Dominican Republic (5 years and 2263 days ago)

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Wisdom - created by karaflazz

Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 5/59Score: 59.9% (15)15031 views

Owls have also been associated with wisdom and prosperity. (5 years and 2263 days ago)