#PBInstaCageMatch Instagram Contest #20 Winner

Jordan Matter
Jordan Matter is a portrait photographer in New York City whose work has been featured on Today, CBS, NBC, and the BBC, in The Daily News, Time Out New York, the Huffington Post, and Slate, and on blogs and newspapers around the country and the world. His first book was Uncovered. Mr. Matter lives with his wife and two young children in New York.

Congratulations to Hope Spears (@hope_spears_photography), the winner of our 20th #PBInstaCageMatch! The Dance contest theme was judged by Jordan Matter, author/photographer of the book “Dancers Among Us.” For her winning entry, Hope has won a Tenba DNA bag, a signed copy of Jordan’s book “Dancers Among Us”, a print credit for an AdoramaPix 8X8” portfolio book, and a $50 gift certificate from LensProToGo.com!

Honorable Mentions

This month’s theme is “REFLECTION” and was chosen and will be judged by David Burnett (@davidb383), who was named one of the “100 Most Important People In Photography” by American Photo Magazine.

instagram contest - reflection

Photos by @RobertCaplin

Get your entries in by October 31st and remember to tag your photos #PBInstaCageMatch and #TenbaBags! David’s pick will get a Tenba DNA bag, a feature on the Photo Brigade blog, a print credit for an AdoramaPix 8X8” portfolio book perfect for printing your favorite Instagram photos, and a $50 gift certificate from LensProToGo.com for camera and lens rentals!Tenba DNA

AdoramaPix Photo Book

Credit: Jay B Wilson Photography


Official Rules: This contest is intended for Instagram, so please only submit images taken with your mobile device (cell phone, iPhone, etc) and not a professional camera. While we’re ok with you toning your images and applying fun filters, we draw the line at using 3rd party apps like Tiny Planet or any others that distort the images beyond levels and color. In order to participate you must tag your entries #PBInstaCageMatch and #TenbaBags and follow @tenbabags on Instagram. You will keep all rights to your images, however The Photo Brigade reserves the right share your entries through our Instagram account or blog (http://ThePhotoBrigade.com) in relation to this contest only. Lastly, please only submit images you have taken and own the copyright to. Don’t be a jerk and violate someone’s copyright. Good luck!

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