As previously announced, Nik Software is sponsoring a monthly photo contest here at Mu-43.com. For the month of May, the contest theme will be Black and White. The contest winner will receive a full copy of the Nik Software product of his or her choice. There are six packages to choose from: Nik Software, Inc. | Products Contest Rules: Participants must be registered members who have made no fewer than 3 posts here at mu-43.com. You may enter a photo now and post later, but both the contest entry and the 3 qualifying posts must be made prior to midnight (GMT) on May 24, 2011. Only one contest entry per person. You may only enter a photograph which you yourself have made. The entry photo must be taken with a Micro Four Thirds camera, and EXIF data must be intact so that this can be verified. Maximum photo dimension should not exceed 1024 pixels. The photo may have been taken at any time, not necessarily during the month of the contest. Moderators at Mu-43.com and SeriousCompacts.com and their families are ineligible. To enter, simply post a photograph in this thread. HTML and code are enabled to make posting as easy as possible. For detailed information about how to post a photo in this or any other thread, see [URL="https://www.mu-43.com/f77/how-post-images-forum-threads-316/"]here[/URL]. [*]Each month, we will show the winning photo on the Mu-43.com home page. By entering the contest, you grant us permission to show your photo for this purpose in the event that you should win. Other than that you continue to hold all rights reserved with respect to copyright of your image. [*]The contest winner will be determined by member vote (poll). Voting will begin on May 25, 2011 and end after 7 days. [/LIST] For our next (June) contest, we plan to ask members to submit a photo which has been processed using one of the many excellent Nik Software tools available for [URL="http://www.niksoftware.com/trial"]free trial download[/URL] and easy to install. To get up to speed quickly on the Nik products, visit their Learn center at [URL="http://www.niksoftware.com/learn"]www.niksoftware.com/learn[/URL] to watch on-demand videos or sign up for a live training webinar [B]Reminder: Mu-43.com members are eligible for a [COLOR="Red"]15% discount[/COLOR] on all Nik Software products by using the coupon code [B]MU-43[/B] at checkout.[/B] Nik contact information for our members in Europe who would like to apply the discount coupon is here: [url]https://www.mu-43.com/f74/nik-european-contact-info-12831/[/url] Thanks to Nik Software for sponsoring this contest!