The best of nearly 500 entries demonstrate technical ability, creative
vision, and in more than one case, a pretty good sense of humor.
What do a flamingo, a baby, a yellow car, a horse, a supermarket aisle, and Mt. Rushmore have in common? Aside from being the setup to a cheesy joke, they're all images used by the winners of Pop Photo's fourth annual Digital Wizard Contest. The Grand Prize: $1,000 and an endless supply of glory.
The rules were simple: Turn out a masterpiece by combining/manipulating/enhancing elements from at least 4 of the 12 fairly awful images we posted for download. Use only tools that are in your image-editing software; adding other pictures is forbidden.