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Calvin in 24

Calvin in24

We asked you to show us your day, and you responded with 3,550 images of you studying, eating, hanging out, researching, serenading, submersing, creating and re-creating, goofing off and sleeping. A brilliant portrait.

The winners from Calvin in 24



One student took us pretty literally. Here's her video, composed of
1, 991 still images of her day in Budapest.

A day in Budapest from Leighanne Evelyn on Vimeo.


Prizes

Prizes

You can win a prize simply by submitting a picture. The following prizes will be chosen by random drawing. View the winners »

How to upload your photos

  • Take pictures of anything you think represents your Calvin day. Photos must be taken on October 6, not before or after.
  • Email ONE photo at a time to
  • calvinin24.october6@picasaweb.com

  • Include the following in the subject line, which will be the photo’s caption:

    Time/ your name/location
    (Example: 3:27 p.m; John Smith; Emily Dickinson hanging off the climbing wall.)

  • Upload the original photo from your camera. Please do not resize. Upload JPEG format only.
  • All photos must be emailed by MIDNIGHT, October 8, 2010.
  • Visit the Calvin in 24 gallery to experience a day in the life of Calvin—as created by your fellow students, faculty and staff.
  • Don't see your photo(s) in the gallery? Did you remember your caption in the subject line? If there is no caption we didn't receive your photo. Please resend your photo with the caption.
  • If you type anything in the main text area of your email we will not receive it. Please email calvinin24@gmail.com with any questions regarding your photo(s).

Eligibility

It's Calvin in 24, the day that turns everyone at Calvin both on and off-campus into photographers. Calvin in 24 is open to all currently enrolled Calvin students and Calvin faculty and staff. There is no limit to the number of photos that may be submitted per entrant.

Usage Guidelines

Each submitter grants Calvin College a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, publish, display, and distribute submitter’s image, in whole or in part. Captions may be used as submitted or rewritten by Calvin in 24 team members.

What is Calvin in 24?

Video produced by Junior, Mike Zaagman

Are you hanging off the rock climbing wall? Watching students run past your room in Beets-Veenstra? Riding on a train in Budapest? Grading papers late at night? Stuffing envelopes? Staring at three blades of grass on the Commons Lawn?

Whatever you are doing, take a picture of it. Show us your day.

You take pictures throughout the day, send them to us with brief captions AND win some great prizes! Join hundreds of students, faculty and staff in showing the world what a day at Calvin REALLY looks like!

Read more in Chimes written by Senior, Amy Surbatovich »

 

View the gallery

Usage Guidelines

Each submitter grants Calvin College a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, publish, display, and distribute submitter’s image, in whole or in part. Captions may be used as submitted or rewritten by Calvin in 24 team members.

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Don't know what to shoot? Here are ideas to get you going. Go for serendipity!

  • Nightshift (photos taken after the sun goes down, or before it comes up)
  • On the job (eight to five)
  • Where we live
  • Classrooms and labs
  • Smells like Calvin spirit
  • Fill the frame (most people)
  • Off-campus Calvin
  • Most artistic