FAQ

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What is Boost?
What is Boost?   The Boost allows you to give a burst of exposure to one selected photo in a challenge. Boosts are locked throughout the challenge and un...
Mon, 19 Apr, 2021 at 6:31 PM
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...
Thu, 11 Feb, 2021 at 4:00 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...
Fri, 10 Jul, 2020 at 11:49 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 Vete...
Thu, 19 Dec, 2019 at 12:58 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. ...
Thu, 29 Jul, 2021 at 10:16 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
Delete Account
Deleting your account will permanently remove your photos, your profile, and all your progress. By deleting your account you will lose all of your progr...
Sun, 28 Feb, 2021 at 1:12 PM
Photo Tags (Labels)
When you upload a photo to GuruShots, it gets tagged by an image recognition algorithm with different categories: house, cat, beach, etc. You can always...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 12:01 PM