SL Etiquette 101: How to Date in Second Life Part 3

Kultivate Marketing and Social Media Coordinator Jessii Warrhol is back with another edition of SL Etiquette 101! This time she finishes her series on how to date in Second Life, with a focus on where to go on a date:

We have come to the end of this series, How to Date in Second Life. But do not fret, I am sure that this is a topic that will be revisited in the future and you can recap parts 1 and 2. In our last installment I will focus on where to take that special someone on a date.

Continue reading “SL Etiquette 101: How to Date in Second Life Part 3”

Take the Scare Me Silly Photo Challenge!

scaremesillyphotochallenge.png

It is back for the second year in a row, the Scare Me Silly Photo Challenge! This event has a combined 10,000L’s in prize money! This year we have a Scare Me Silly Shopping event fundraiser that supports Team Diabetes of Second Life and we would love to see some interesting images of the event! Below are prizes for the challenge:

Continue reading “Take the Scare Me Silly Photo Challenge!”

Selfie With the Enkeli Photo Contest Winners!

Congratulations to Ruby Ornamental, she won first place in the Selfie With the Enkeli Photo Contest! She Avi placed second and R Willows placed third! You can view the photos below:

Selfie With The Enkeli-Ruby Ornamental
First Place Image: Ruby Ornamental
Selfie With The Enkeli-Lulyboop
Second Place Image: She Avi

Selfie With The Enkeli ~ RasanaWillows
Third Place Image: R Wilows

Very special thank you to all participants! You can still visit the Enkeli in the Curio Exhibition at the following slurl:  http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Serena%20Imagine/155/118/22

 

Getty Instagram Grant: Ronny Sen, an Indian photographer won $10,000 with Instagram posts of a fire that’s still raging on after 100 years — Quartz

Ronny Sen (@ronnysen) has been photographing the lives of those who toil on the gigantic coal mine in Jharia, India for the past four years. The Indian Instagrammer and two other photographers recently won $10,000 each from Getty Images Instagram Grant, which supports photographers using Instagram to tell under-reported stories from around the world.

Continue reading “Getty Instagram Grant: Ronny Sen, an Indian photographer won $10,000 with Instagram posts of a fire that’s still raging on after 100 years — Quartz”

Lab seeks Halloween photos for Second Life campaign | Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World

Second Life Community Manager Xiola Linden has blogged about an opportunity for residents to have their photographs featured in an upcoming Halloween e-mail and selected banner campaign.In the post, Xiola notes:

Share your pic on our Official Flickr Page with the tag “SLHalloween2016” so that we can see all of your amazing work. You may submit as many as you like between now and October 5, 2016. Please include your avatar name in the image description so that we know who to credit!

Continue reading “Lab seeks Halloween photos for Second Life campaign | Inara Pey: Living in a Modem World”

Mini Photo Challenge: Selfie With The Enkeli!

SELFI WITH THE ENKELI.jpg

Kultivate is pleased to announce a sepcial mini photo challenge: “Selfi With the Enkeli!” What is an Enkeli? It is the mythical creature that is the center of Eleseren Brianna’s new 3D exhibition, “The Curio and you can see a photo of it below:

14274462_1848599575367946_1707670330_o.png
Image by Eleseren Brianna

“The Curio” is currently on display at the Serena Imagine Arts Center. This great gallery and exhibition center is curated by Vita Theas in Second Life. Below are prizes for the challenge:

  • 1st place – 1500L’s, all of The Curio Gacha items, image published on both our website and in the November issue of Kultivate Magazine
  • 2nd place – 900L’s and image published on both our website
  • 3rd place – 600L’s and image published on both our website

Continue reading “Mini Photo Challenge: Selfie With The Enkeli!”

Fall Into Autumn Photo Challenge Winners!

Congratulations to Awesome Fallen, winner of the Fall Into Autumn Photo Challenge! You can view the winning image below, along with the 2nd and 3rd place winners:

29553653502_f924d25ecc_b
1st Place Winner: Image by Awesome Fallen

Fall into Autumn .....  Susie Summerwind

2nd Place Winner-Image by Susie Summerwind

 

Fall into Autumn - Timaaj resident
3rd Place Winner-Image by Timaaj TJ

Congratulations to our winners and very special thank you to Saiyge Lotus, owner of Balderdash, to our judges, and to all participants!

 

Only 4 Days Left to Enter the Fall Into Autumn Photo Challenge!

copy-of-fall-festival1

There are only 4 DAYS LEFT to enter the Fall into Autumn Photo Challenge, presented by Kultivate Magazine and Balderdash.

Balderdash is a brand that creates home and garden items and landscaping content. Balderdash is owned and operated by Saiyge Lotus in Second Life. This photo challenge has a combined 3,000Ls in prize money and the winner will win the following items from Balderdash to decorate their home for autumn:

Balderdash – Woolgathering Tree – Amber (box) – 249l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Balderdash-Woolgathering-Tree-Amber-box/9129329

Balderdash -Trees that line the paths Mossy m/c (Wear to open)-899l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Balderdash-Trees-that-line-the-paths-Mossy-mc-Wear-to-open/7829456

Bombadilly’s Grove – 849l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Bombadillys-Grove/7773195

Balderdash – Alcove Walls – [Brown] – 699l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Balderdash-Alcove-Walls-Brown/5247713

You can view these items at the marketplace links above or at the Balderdash in world location:  http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Night%20Whispers/126/123/2002

Continue reading “Only 4 Days Left to Enter the Fall Into Autumn Photo Challenge!”

Kultivate & Balderdash Presents: The Fall into Autumn Photo Challenge!

Copy of Fall Festival.jpg

Kultivate Magazine and Balderdash are pleased to announce a new photo challenge!  Balderdash is a brand that creates home and garden items and landscaping content. Balderdash is owned and operated by Saiyge Lotus in Second Life. This photo challenge has a combined 3,000Ls in prize money and the winner will win the following items from Balderdash to decorate their home for autumn:

Balderdash – Woolgathering Tree – Amber (box) – 249l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Balderdash-Woolgathering-Tree-Amber-box/9129329

Balderdash -Trees that line the paths Mossy m/c (Wear to open)-899l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Balderdash-Trees-that-line-the-paths-Mossy-mc-Wear-to-open/7829456

Bombadilly’s Grove – 849l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Bombadillys-Grove/7773195

Balderdash – Alcove Walls – [Brown] – 699l
https://marketplace.secondlife.com/p/Balderdash-Alcove-Walls-Brown/5247713

You can view these items at the marketplace links above or at the Balderdash in world location:  http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Night%20Whispers/126/123/2002

Continue reading “Kultivate & Balderdash Presents: The Fall into Autumn Photo Challenge!”

Home Away From Home Photo Challenge Winners!

Congratulations to Ricco Saenz! He won first place in the Home Away From Home Photo Challenge, which was sponsored by Maven Homes and Kultivate Magazine! Second place was won by Jamee Sandalwood and third place was won by Lake Tower! Below are the winning photos:

28494911394_3c47c73989_z
1st Place – Ricco Saenz

 

28510321500_42dbfabf5f_z
2nd Place-Jamee Sandalwood

 

29032002926_553e7555e3_z
3rd Place – Lake Tower

Very special thank you to Maven Homes, our judges, and to all our entries!

Windlight Artist Fellows’ Spotlight: Adi4guam Resident and RavenmanSkwer Resident!

The July and August Exhibition at Windlight Art will close on Saturday, August 27, 2016 with a special event featuring live performer Mimi Carpenter at 1pm slt! Below are two artists whose work you can view at the gallery:

adi4guam
Adi4guam Resident

Adi is an island girl from the beautiful tropical island of Guam. Her love and passion for her island and culture motivated her to capture the different sceneries from the island and combine them to create beautiful works of Art. Join her as she celebrates the Chamorro Culture through her perception of Guam.

RavenmanSkwer Resident

RavenmanSkwer Resident

 

I love pictures, and love hows sl give people the chance to create stuff they cannot do in real life and the windlights there so many ways you can mix them it is great

about me i love to explore do pictures i am a model in sl but i love doing pictures and have friends and meet people

LINKS:https://www.flickr.com/photos/ravenmanskwer/

Only 3 DAYS Left to Enter the Kultivate Magazine & Maven Homes’ Home Away From Home Photo Challenge!

Only 3 DAYS left to enter the Home Away From Home Photo Challenge!

This photo challenge has a combined 3,000Ls in prize money and the winner will win The Camden Photo Studio from Maven Homes! Below is an image of this awesome photo studio:

camden_01

The Camden is 100% mesh, 96 prims, 31 by 30 m and has shutters, a light rig, and lockable doors. You can view this building in world at Maven Homes: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Maven%20Homes/128/128/24

Continue reading “Only 3 DAYS Left to Enter the Kultivate Magazine & Maven Homes’ Home Away From Home Photo Challenge!”

Providence Gallery Fall Contest | Avilion Arts

 

Avilion’s Providence Gallery is holding a FALL CONTEST just in time for Harvest Festival

We’re looking for your photos to display in the gallery for September and October.

I encourage all of you to enter – DON’T BE SHY!!!!

The theme for this contest is Fall/Harvest

Continue reading “Providence Gallery Fall Contest | Avilion Arts”

“INCA” GIVEAWAY #1:Like and Share Contest! – MadPea

Yesterday, we revealed the official launch date of “The Lost Treasure of the Inca Warrior” as August 21st, with Early Access the day before. We also promised you giveaways, so here we start:

Continue reading ““INCA” GIVEAWAY #1:Like and Share Contest! – MadPea”

Enter the Kultivate Magazine & Maven Homes Home Away From Home Photo Challenge!

Kultivate Magazine and Maven Homes are pleased to announce a new photo challenge! This photo challenge has a combined 3,000Ls in prize money and the winner will win The Camden Photo Studio from Maven Homes! Below is an image of this awesome photo studio:

camden_01

The Camden is 100% mesh, 96 prims, 31 by 30 m and has shutters, a light rig, and lockable doors. You can view this building in world at Maven Homes: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Maven%20Homes/128/128/24

Continue reading “Enter the Kultivate Magazine & Maven Homes Home Away From Home Photo Challenge!”

Win A FREE LUMIPro at The Windlight Summer Fashion Event!

Win A LUMIPro at The Windlight Summer Fashion Event!I am excited to announce the start of the Windlight Summer Fashion Event! What does this have to do with photography or LUMIPro, you ask. At any great event there is always a… photo contest!

LUMIPro is very proud to be  a sponsor for this amazing event! Before we talk about the event as a whole I want to tell you about the photo contest itself. Everyone is eligible to enter. Here are some of the guidelines:

1) Shoot a photo featuring an item bought at the Windlight Summer Fashion Event (not a Hunt item), and shoot the photo on the Event Summer Fashion Event Plaza build:

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/94/138/2502

2) Submit the Photo labelled ‘Windlight Summer Fashion Event Competition’ to the Windlight Events Group Flickr Page: https://www.flickr.com/groups/2975500@N21/

3) Photo description should include your SL Avatar legacy name, and the item name and designer brand of the item featured in the photo. (Photo must include at least one item)

4) Entries are due by 12AM SLT on July 17, 2016.I know you all must be dying to know what the winner will receive. Their very own gift certificate for a LUMIPro 2016! If you have always wanted a LUMIPro, or have a friend who really wants one, this is a great way to make it happen!

The winner’s name will be announced on the Windlight Magazine Website, and the LUMIPro blog. The winner can receive their gift certificate by contacting me, Samantha Ansar-Buscaylet (SamoanHoneyPot Resident).

This event is so much more than a photo contest, to get plugged into all the awesomeness check out their website. We are so pleased to be working with them!Until next time… Happy Shooting!

Source: LUMIPro: Win A LUMIPro at The Windlight Summer Fashion Event!

In the SummerTime Photo Contest Winners!

We are pleased to announce the winners of the In the SummerTime Photo Contest!

1st Place – Aradia Aridian

Lemonade Stand

2nd Place – Autopilotpatty Poppy

Baja Norte

There was a two way tie for 3rd place:

3rd place – Inquisitor Titanium

Summer Time Photo Contest-inquisitor.titanium

3rd place – Carley Noonan

Summer Time Photo Contest - Carley Noonan

4th Place – Journey McLaglen

Summer Time Photo Contest-Journey McLaglen

 

 

In the Summer Time Photo Contest!

Summertimeposter

It’s almost summer, so we have created our next photo contest: “In the Summer Time!” This photo contest has 5,000Ls in combined prize money!

Prizes:

  1. 1st place- 2000L’s, 1 double page ad in Windlight Magazine, winning photo will be printed in Windilght Magazine and on our website
  2. 2nd place – 1500L’s and photo will be printed on our website
  3. 3rd place – 1000L’s and photo will be printed on our website
  4. 4th place – 500L’s

Continue reading “In the Summer Time Photo Contest!”

The Edge & Wicca’s Wardrobe’s Photo Challenge Winners!

Congrats to the winners of the Edge and Wicca’s Wardrobe’s Photo Challenge:

1st Place-ByrneDarkly Cazalet:

Spellcaster-ByrneDarkly Cazalet

2nd Place-Hillie Delicious:

Second Place Winner in Photo Contest

3rd Place-P. Pexington:

The Empress' New Clothes - A Couture Fairy Tale