Origami Hummingbird

Contest Info

  • Started: 11/18/2011 05:00
  • Ended: 11/27/2011 17:00
  • Level: apprentice
  • Entries: 15
  • Jackpot:
  • FN Apprentice 1st Place $5
  • FN Apprentice 2nd Place $3
  • FN Apprentice 3rd Place $2
  • FN Apprentice 4th Place $1
Origami Hummingbird
Contest Directions: Photoshop this image of origami hummingbird (click to download) any way you wish. Some examples are: re-designing this origami hummingbird, merging this origami hummingbird with other origami figures, making the hummingbird perform some stunts, using this origami hummingbird image in advertisements, movies, paintings, etc. These are just some ideas.
This is an Apprentice Contest. You are eligible to enter this contest if you have less than 5 golden trophies at Freaking News. You have 7 days to submit your entry. Submitting it early will give you plenty of time to read the critique comments and edit your image accordingly.
Many thanks to Brett Jordan for providing the source photo.

Contest Info

    • Started: 11/18/2011 05:00
    • Ended: 11/27/2011 17:00
    • Level: apprentice
    • Entries: 15
    • Jackpot:
    • FN Apprentice 1st Place $5
    • FN Apprentice 2nd Place $3
    • FN Apprentice 3rd Place $2
    • FN Apprentice 4th Place $1
15 pictures
  • Origami Bird Flying by a Waterfall

    Origami Bird Flying by a Waterfall
        • Very nice and nicely composed. Personally, I like less use of Topaz.
        • Thanks,everyone for the nice compliments...really means a lot to hear them!
        • Great! love it! like pcrdds said,less is better on the topaz,but thats just personal opinion, nice work
        • Love it..Topaz on steroids..lol..all good, you will see those comments on my drawings 12 months ago when i found it...well done I say...
        • love the effect of the rock finish goes well
        • Great work and a nice balance of Topaz
        • Thank you, to all for the possitive comments.....much appreciated!!!!
        • Thank you, to all my fellow choppers...for the votes and comments! I just love this place and fine people that are part of all of it! THANKS,AGAIN!!!!!!!!!
        • Congratulations on 1st place in such a high quality contest.
        • Congratulations on winning both the gold and bronze. This is a lovely chop.
        • Absolutely beautiful, well done, and congrats!
  • Hummingbird Bed Cover

    Hummingbird Bed Cover
        • Thanks TreacherousJSlim, ericnorthend and diamonds for your encouraging comments.
        • That is clever I wish my quilting looked as good
        • well done on this entry..silver well deserved..
        • Congratulations,on the silver.......nice work!
        • Thanks Anniesmum, JoanMcKay, Disasterman, rajeshstar, pcrdds for your gracious comments.

          [Edited by User on 11/27/2011 6:15:52 PM]
        • Congratulations on 2nd place still love the concept.
        • Thanks for the congratz diamonds, pcrdds, Goat, geriatric, and nepaguy. When I entered it, I didn't think that this chop would appeal to many people.

  • Origami Flying Birds in Japanese Garden

    Origami Flying Birds in Japanese Garden
        • Thank you, to all my fellow choppers...for the votes and comments! I just love this place and fine people that are part of all of it! THANKS,AGAIN!!!!!!!!!
  • Origami Bird Illusion

    Origami Bird Illusion
        • clever idea and I love the effect of the background on the birds
        • love the colours in the picture. I agree that shadows might have even made it look more interesting.
        • loved this entry..lots of good blending..congrats on the woody..
        • Congratulations,on the wood.......nice work!
        • I thing the shadows would have made the birds more visible and it is after all a type of IQ picture, so its good as it is and congratulations on 4th
  • Garden Princess with Flying Origami Birds

    Garden Princess with Flying Origami Birds
        • Great composition, color and clean work! Well done, hidden!
        • Thanks for the comments Kellie,Nepaguy59,Pcrdds,Anniesmum,ericnorthend,JoanMcKay,Disasterman111 and Rajeshstar!
  • Dark Angel

    Dark Angel
        • well done I had to look back to the original bird to see if it was the same source.
        • well done I had to look back to the original bird to see if it was the same source.
        • It's a Goat-A-Tron Origami-Bot! Nice work.
  • Magritte Hummingbird Painting

    Magritte Hummingbird Painting
        • very subdued colours that really look elegant together
        • Thanks everyone for the nice comments!
          I'm glad you picked up on the little egg Distasterman!
        • he can see into the future in the little egg
  • Angry Birds Origami Edition

    Angry Birds Origami Edition
        • love the buggy looking eyes on the bird.
  • Origami Birds at a Bird Feeder

    Origami Birds at a Bird Feeder
        • I like your picture. Nice job on the 2nd bird--just a matter of taste, but I think the 2nd bird might have looked even better in a darker blue colour.
  • Origami's Take Flight

    Origami's Take Flight
  • Hummingbird Cookbook

    Hummingbird Cookbook
        • Did you notice that the book is showing the back cover and as it seems to be written in English this looks a bit odd but a very clever idea and well executed even to the chefs hat.
        • Yes, it was an attempt to make it Japanese, written backwards (There is a little bit of Japanese writing LOL)
        • Did you notice that the book is showing the back cover and as it seems to be written in English this looks a bit odd but a very clever idea and well executed even to the chefs hat.
        • An interesting and different use of the source.
        • thought this would of done better..oh well, well done,,i liked..
        • Thanks Goat - yeah, just the way the cookie crumbles I guess Pretty fierce competition this round!
  • Oragimi Jet in Space

    Oragimi Jet in Space
        • well done! I probably would have taken the origami fold out of the nose cone--but, on the other hand, it looks like it could have been in battle. I like it.
        • thought this would of had a medal..loved it...
  • DaVinci Hummingbird

    DaVinci Hummingbird
  • Hitchcock's Latest Film the Origami Birds

    Hitchcock's Latest Film the Origami Birds
  • Origami HummingBird Feeding on Nectar

    Origami HummingBird Feeding on Nectar
        • could you add some eyes so he looks more like he is real as he is eating real pollen
15 image entries
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