The Blipfoto Blog http://www.blipfoto.com/blog Latest articles from Blipfoto en-gb Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:24:41 GMT Velux Lovers of Light: Win a trip of a lifetime to Arctic Finland  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/24/velux-lovers-of-light-win-a-trip-of-a-lifetime-to-arctic-finland <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/535'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/535/prizes_5_jpg1414065273.jpeg' alt="Lovers of Light prize" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>Returning for its third year, VELUX Lovers of Light is a photography competition inspired by natural light.&nbsp;And this time it&rsquo;s going to be even bigger and easier for you to enter.</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/24/velux-lovers-of-light-win-a-trip-of-a-lifetime-to-arctic-finland This week in Blipfoto - Going up! Fri, 17 Oct 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/17/this-week-in-blipfoto-going-up <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/534'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/534/GowanGirl_2014-10-15_jpg1413554109.jpeg' alt="Blip10, balloon, red, celebrate, anniversary" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>There have been hundreds and hundreds of red balloon shots filling up Blip over the last few days...</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/17/this-week-in-blipfoto-going-up Win your own piece of Blipfoto history Wed, 15 Oct 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/15/win-your-own-piece-of-blipfoto-history <p><div class='image'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/533/141015_103707FinePix_X100-Edit_jpg1413369141.jpeg' alt="Blipfoto Camera Front" /></div></p><p>We have been overwhelmed with the <a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/browse/search/?q=tagged+blip10' target='_blank'>&quot;Blip10&quot;</a> birthday balloons which have been flooding the site this week, so we thought we&rsquo;d do something extra special &ndash; we are giving away a one off Blipfoto camera.</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/15/win-your-own-piece-of-blipfoto-history Break out the balloons! We're having a party Fri, 10 Oct 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/10/break-out-the-balloons-we-re-having-a-party <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/532'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/532/20f9a8fa-4873-4047-b584-d2d70232fa6b_jpg1412942887.jpeg' alt="Birthday" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>Next week, Blipfoto will turn 10. So grab your balloons, as we&rsquo;re going to throw a party. </p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/10/break-out-the-balloons-we-re-having-a-party This week in Blipfoto - Staff Picks Fri, 03 Oct 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/03/this-week-in-blipfoto-staff-picks <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/531'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/531/stuartjross_2014-10-01_jpg1412346998.jpeg' alt="Sunset, sunrise, Scotland, mans best friend, Staff Picks, " style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>We&rsquo;re going to let you guys do the talking this week, and jump straight to our Staff Picks. The stories behind some of these photos need to be explored... Delve in!</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/10/03/this-week-in-blipfoto-staff-picks This week in Blipfoto - Some of favourite Blips shared this week Fri, 26 Sep 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/26/this-week-in-blipfoto-some-of-favourite-blips-shared-this-week <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/530'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/530/suzukiwoman85_2014-09-25_jpg1411731617.jpeg' alt="mutual bond, tender moment, moment, kiss, nose rub, horse, Staff Pick" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>Musclebound kittens, silent landscapes, magical skies and loving bonds... just another week in Blipfoto. Check out our Staff Picks - some of our favourite Blips shared from around the world over the past seven days!</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/26/this-week-in-blipfoto-some-of-favourite-blips-shared-this-week This week in Blipfoto - big events and little moments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/19/this-week-in-blipfoto-big-events-and-little-moments <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/529'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/529/davidd_2014-09-18_jpg1411130914.jpeg' alt="" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a><i>And the <a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/entry/4784857' target='_blank'>bagpipes</a> played an emotive sound in the shadow of Parliament </i></p><p>Every week on Blipfoto there are some amazing photos that celebrate the best moments of everyday lives. Blippers often tell us how capturing those special moments, no matter how big or small, can bring back vivid memories and emotions. </p><p>This week the Blipfoto community has covered the full spectrum so we thought we'd thought we share our favourites, starting with the big momentous occasions and working our way down to the smallest moments that made us smile.</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/19/this-week-in-blipfoto-big-events-and-little-moments Live Blog: Indyrace - a voter on a mission Thu, 18 Sep 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/18/live-blog-indyrace-a-voter-on-a-mission <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/528'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/528/Screen_Shot_2014-09-18_at_08_22_58_copy_jpg1411025039.jpeg' alt="" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>We'll be constantly updating this blog post today as we follow the adventures of our very own Graham, who found himself at the northernmost point of mainland Scotland. His mission? To photograph as many different polling stations as possible as he makes the 300 mile journey back to Edinburgh in time to cast his vote. Will he make it?</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/18/live-blog-indyrace-a-voter-on-a-mission This week in Blipfoto - Sharing a moment in time Fri, 12 Sep 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/12/this-week-in-blipfoto-sharing-a-moment-in-time <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/527'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/527/lloydffoto_2014-09-07_jpg1410525581.jpeg' alt="Frozen moment, kiss, a moment in time, candid, people, black and white, Staff Pick" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a></p><p>If Blipfoto is about one thing, it's the community. Our sum is greater than all of the parts. So seeing these parts come together is sometimes quite amazing.</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/12/this-week-in-blipfoto-sharing-a-moment-in-time This week in Blipfoto - Blippers are winners Fri, 05 Sep 2014 GMT http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/05/this-week-in-blipfoto-blippers-are-winners <p><a href='http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/526'><img src='http://static.blipfotos.com/blog/images/526/GrahamColling_2014-09-01_jpg1409919069.jpeg' alt="Svalbard, the arctic, light, Landscape photography, Lovers of light, Graham Colling" style='border:solid #111 1px' /></a><p>This week we&rsquo;ve been marvelling at the Arctic Light. Our winner of the Velux Lovers of Light landscape photo competition has been sharing some fantastic Blips as he enjoys his prize - an adventure of a lifetime in the Arctic islands of Svalbard.</p> http://www.blipfoto.com/blog/2014/09/05/this-week-in-blipfoto-blippers-are-winners