Weekly Challenge 45: Silhouettes in Motion

This week we want you to show us your best images of human silhouettes in motion. The people can be any age, but must be a silhouette and they must be in action, no static poses or portraits allowed, the person’s image must be captured while they are in motion. You should not be able to see any features of the person, it must be a silhouette.

Note: if you are submitting it for commercial stock then make sure that nothing in the photo is not copyrighted (if not – submit it as “editorial only”).”

“Silhouettes in Motion”

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Saturday, March 9th at Midnight GMT
WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT: Wednesday, March 13th

To enter:

  1. Take a photo of a person’s silhouette while they are moving
  2. Submit it under: People
  3. Select “Add to Market” when submitting the photo
  4. Tag the image with: PWCSilhouetteMotion

Submit your Entries Now

Preview This Weeks Entries


  • Top Entry will win a year of Pixoto Pro
  • Winners will get Award Badges, 1000 Points plus 1,000 credits for future image submission
  • A blog post will highlight the winners
  • The opportunity to make some money off of stock sales in the future


  • The photo must depict a human silhouette (i.e. backlit or against a bright background, the person should not be identifiable ).
  • The photo must be added to the Pixoto Market
  • Shots can be taken indoors or outside
  • A person MUST be included in the shot
  • If a property release is required – please add it
  • Improperly categorized images will be recategorized and disqualified
  • Image quality (through ImageDuel) will determine the winner. In other words… the better image will determine the winner not the better concept.
  • Enter as many images as you like – only highest scoring one will be chosen for top 10 winners.
  • Images must be submitted/resubmitted during the week
  • Images must be tagged “PWCSilhouetteMotion”
  • You may resubmit an image already on Pixoto, but please be aware that ImageScore, awards and points for the image will be reset upon resubmission
  • Duplicates of previously uploaded, and not deleted, Pixoto submissions will be removed.
  • Due to the popularity of weekly challenges, we not review qualification requirements for image images with an ImageScore of less than 500
  • Be true to the category: Images in the wrong category will be recategorized and disqualified.
  • Entries that do not comply with the above rules will be disqualified (a PWCSilhouetteMotion-dq will be placed on the image).


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