Challenges

Why don't my photos get votes?
All the photos in a challenge get exposure on the voting page. But, since other members judge the photos, it's possible that some of them won't get...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 12:30 PM
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
Can I move down in the Ranking?
There are two situations where you can move down in the Ranking: 1) You 'Swap' out a photo with votes. 2) Other people get more votes and pa...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 11:50 AM
How do I delete a photo from a challenge?
You can only delete (not swap) a photo from a challenge within 5 minutes of submitting it. After that, you will need to swap the image. Top Photograph...
Wed, 20 Jul, 2022 at 4:44 PM
Locked Challenges
Some challenges might have a small lock icon (similar to the Challenge by Status) with a Key: The time in which the lock is activated changes betw...
Mon, 8 Jul, 2024 at 1:50 PM
Challenges by Status
Some of the challenges are limited to join by your status on GuruShots. These challenges are meant to provide a more leveled playing field based on member ...
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 at 12:30 PM
How can i vote for my own photos?
It's not possible to vote for your own photos. The votes are only received from other member of the site.
Wed, 2 Mar, 2016 at 3:41 PM