News in Pictures November 3 9

Contest Info

  • Started: 11/7/2008 17:00
  • Ended: 11/10/2008 18:00
  • Level: advanced
  • Entries: 26
  • Jackpot:
  • FN Advanced 1st Place $5
  • FN Advanced 2nd Place $3
  • FN Advanced 3rd Place $2
  • FN Advanced 4th Place $1
News in Pictures November 3 9
Contest Directions: Create images of something that happened in the news during November 3 - 9, 2008.
Here are some examples of news stories that could be used:
This week America has chosen its next president - Barack Obama. It's a historical event as Barack Obama will be America's first black president.
Democrats have gained seats in both houses these elections.
North Korean TV showed a video of (supposedly) Kim Jong Il in good health and cheerful mood - Kim Jong was shown talking to a Korean soccer team after a game. In the Creator's Comments, it is mandatory to link to a news story. You should use this format to make a link: [URL="http://www.SomeNewsLink.com"] news title [/URL]
Keep the BLACK as is, replace GREEN with the link, and replace the RED with the news story title.

Contest Info

    • Started: 11/7/2008 17:00
    • Ended: 11/10/2008 18:00
    • Level: advanced
    • Entries: 26
    • Jackpot:
    • FN Advanced 1st Place $5
    • FN Advanced 2nd Place $3
    • FN Advanced 3rd Place $2
    • FN Advanced 4th Place $1
26 pictures
  • Sumo Transformer

    Sumo Transformer
        • Love it!
          LOL the location of the grill and license plate
        • Freaking awesome Rainman, another well deserved gold!
        • Excellent Effect Rain, I like your way of Coloring and Matching the Whole Picture. How you did the colorizing.
        • SOOOOO GREAT!!!,,I MISSED THIS CONTEST WONDERFUL CHOP! CONGRATULATIONS!
        • Love this image Rain...
          As usual another excellent image...
          Congrats on the trophy and excellent score too
        • Congratulations on the golden sumo transformer, Rain!
  • Brain Powerered Cyborg

    Brain Powerered Cyborg
        • Awesome choppage here. Ty for the gr8 visuals
        • Congrats Funkster I like plastic effect on Kreuk...can't say I know how do do that either.

          [Edited by User on 11/10/2008 6:51:58 PM]
        • Well done FW, it's creepy cool, congrats!
        • That was the first thing that struck me too! AZ!

          The High Sheen Plastic Thingy.

          Very Nice! Work!
        • Very Kool Entry. I like the Plastic Effect.
        • Cool image Funk...
          Congrats on the silver
        • Silver congratulations, Wood - you keep us amazed with your chops!
  • Cleopatra Catherine Zeta-Jones

    Cleopatra Catherine Zeta-Jones
        • Another classic remastered. Congrats Hamid
        • Beautifil work as usual Hamid, congrats!
        • The Golds came out really nice! And you couldn't miss with the body and the face.

          Very Nice!

          It Looked So! Good! ... I Forgot there was even a news story attached to it.

          [Edited by User on 11/10/2008 8:53:09 PM]
        • HAMID GREAT WORK SO PRETTY CONGRATS!!!
        • Thanks everyone for your votes and comments...
  • Barack Obama The New King

    Barack Obama The New King
        • I'm sure I know who made this gr8 blend, that font is hard to forget
        • Reg.. , Congrats Man. I think the Old Choppers are Coming back to home.
        • Congrats Reg, Not only is this well executed... It's a very funny caption too!!!
        • Reg got Wood! Congratulations and great to see you back!
  • Being Barack Obama

    Being Barack Obama
        • lol NewsMaster

          but seriously.... how many layers?
        • Layer upon layer upon layer upon lay...

          Huge effort!
        • They look pretty random, must of took awhile

          I predict this one will get emailed around a lot.

          [Edited by User on 11/10/2008 6:50:52 PM]
  • Barack Obama the Black Sheep

    Barack Obama the Black Sheep
        • Cool chop, loved this movie. I read Obama is actually more Arab American than African, so technically he's the first Arab American president. lol
        • Fantastic chop.

          LOL Kell baaaa!

          [Edited by User on 11/10/2008 2:12:00 PM]
        • Nothing like sheeple to make me laugh...thanks for making it.
  • Ted Turner the Cowboy

    Ted Turner the Cowboy
        • Great chopping effect and excellent composition here
  • George Bush in a Trash Can

    George Bush in a Trash Can
        • I Love it...
          Can't wait for this day to come
        • Clean work, or better said good "cleaning work"
  • God and Obama

    God and Obama
  • Kim Jong Il Photoshopped Into Photo

    Kim Jong Il Photoshopped Into Photo
  • Foot in Mouth Disease

    Foot in Mouth Disease
        • A whole nother take of "Putting your foot in your mouth", maybe she'll get foot & mouth disease now.

          Yeh yeh lame
  • John McCain Statue

    John McCain Statue
        • The paragraph below the picture really sums it all up. The future is in our hands as well as his, now it's time to step up to the plate. The picture also says it very well too. Good work here!
          YES WE CAN, YES WE DID, NOW, YES WE MUST!
  • Barack Obama the Plumber

    Barack Obama the Plumber
  • Michael Crichton Funeral

    Michael Crichton Funeral
        • He will live on in all his works!
          Such a talent, An MD & author.

          Farewell Michael Chrichton
          Rest in peace
        • I remember reading Jurassic Pk long b4 it was released as a movie, it was such an awesome read.

          I was shocked to hear this through your contest entry.

          RIP
  • Frozen Mice Ice Cream Clones

    Frozen Mice Ice Cream Clones
        • Look for this new taste treat coming to a store near you soon!!!
          MMMMM MMMMM Good!
  • Sheep and Rat Hybrid

    Sheep and Rat Hybrid
  • Worried Barack Obama

    Worried Barack Obama
        • Pretty sure W. could have done a better job protecting us from attack if he had actually paid attention to his intelligence briefings. But who knows? If invading countries with no affiliation to 9/11 is keeping us safe, let's hope Obama invades Iran immediately.

          Oh, and a critique, since that's what I should be doing: don't use comic sans... ever, under any circumstances, also, it would be nice to see this in a bigger size.

          [Edited by User on 11/8/2008 5:54:14 AM]
        • With the mess Bush and his policies have made of things I am surprised that Obama didn't have a stroke after his first CIA briefing.

          I just hope he will not want to fill those shoes and just throw them out with the rest of the garbage!!!
  • John McCain with a Bunch of Flowers

    John McCain with a Bunch of Flowers
        • Clean work. Back to fixing cracks and leaks for McCain!
  • Tanned Barack Obama

    Tanned Barack Obama
        • Between 2 hair transplants, Berlu spends some time under the UV too !
  • Obama Conducts a Seance

    Obama Conducts a Seance
        • Wouldn't someone have to be incredibly stupid to want Reagan's opinion on anything, even before the Alzheimers? or Ford's even without it? or Nixon's?!
  • John McCain the Plumber

    John McCain the Plumber
  • Barack Obama Can Get Bin Laden

    Barack Obama Can Get Bin Laden
        • If your going to attempt good propaganda satire?

          First, You must have an element of Truth.

          The Truth you are trying to sell here is the same kind of Truth that tied 9-11 to Iraq, nad 8 years of BullSh!t.

          The Things We know about George Bush and Osama Bin Laden are, We All Know what they did, And Only One of them Has Been Caught.
        • The idea was that they think they both can.
          One party terrorizing the other trying to stop it.
          Can they?
          It's about the internal fight between opposing sides.
          Nothing against Obama whatsoever. Don't get upset mate.
  • Barack Obama with a Hypoallergenic Puppy

    Barack Obama with a Hypoallergenic Puppy
  • Happy Joan Baez

    Happy Joan Baez
  • Muslim Barack Obama

    Muslim Barack Obama
        • I'll Tell You This.

          He'll Do a New Jersey of a Lot Better than The Man Who Left a 1/4 Mile Ditch in New York City, 4500 Dead Americans in Land of "Not our Business!", a Deficit and Corporate Gift Basket Never Matched in History.

          Quit Your Whining about how horrible it will all be, and ask yourself how the New Jersey you can make it better.

          Take Care.

          Oh? ...I did a Osama Picture years ago ...except he had an American Flag wrapped around his head.

          [Edited by User on 11/8/2008 5:45:40 AM]
        • You couldn't find a better Obama source? I'm sure there's plenty to be had out there which would increase your score a lot, also maybe try matching source skin tones if possible.

          Good luck
        • Welcome to Freaking News, DrJohn!
          Good first chop, but try to find higher resolution sources (as Kell suggested) - they will always give you higher scores
  • Fox Jogging

    Fox Jogging
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