FAQ

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Can i merge two accounts?
It's not possible to merge two accounts, the only option is to close one of them. Also, resources will not be moved from one closed account to anothe...
Tue, 3 Jul, 2018 at 12:08 PM
What is Boost?
What is Boost? Boost allows you to give a burst of exposure to one selected photo in a challenge.  Boosts are locked throughout the challenge and unlock ...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 11:54 AM
Keys
Use keys to unlock a boost earlier or if the free boost unlocked time was missed. You can receive extra Keys by participating in the challenges.  Want...
Sun, 31 Mar, 2019 at 1:14 PM
GuruShots Exhibition Challenges
The difference between an Exhibition Challenge and other challenges is what happens once it ends: For Exhibition challenges, photos are selected to be Prin...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 11:59 AM
GuruShots Exhibition Selection
Once an Exhibition challenge ends, the curator goes over the photos to select which will be Printed or Digitally displayed. If the curator chose your ...
Mon, 8 Oct, 2018 at 4:30 PM
Is this photo Off-Topic?
The Off-Topic moderation is a new feature to help ensure the photos you see on the Voting Page match the challenge theme and brief.   When you receive a ...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 11:58 AM
Status Up Rewards
The following table shows the resources added to your account as a reward for progressing in status: Newbie Rookie Challenger Advanced Veteran Exp...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 4:03 PM
Winning Photos
Once a photo has won a challenge it can't be used again in future challenges. This includes any revised versions with a crop, flip or hue changes. ...
Wed, 15 Aug, 2018 at 11:41 AM
Why did I stop getting votes?
The amount of views for each photo in a challenge is dynamic and changes according to the number of participants and voters.   The Exposure algorithm is...
Wed, 5 Jun, 2019 at 3:00 PM
What happens to my photos after I deactivate my account?
Deactivating your account will disable your profile and remove your name and photos from things you've shared on GuruShots. Once you deactivate yo...
Thu, 21 Nov, 2019 at 3:57 PM