Carol Raisfeld                                                         Linda Papanicolaou
Director, WHChaikumultimedia                                                        Assistant Director


 WHChaikumultimedia Kukai
An ongoing series of haiga contests

February Challenge
Camera Toss ~ Digital Toss



Jim Swift.

      Linda Pilarski               Pris Campbell  


   Lary Fraser                 soji                    Shanna Baldwin


Thanks so much to everyone for all the fine work and help in workshopping the haiga,
and to all those that voted.

As First Place winner, Jim  will be choosing our next challenge.

< click each image to view it in a separate window  ~ click back to return >


02- Carol Raisfeld

03- Linda Pilarski

04- Carol Raisfeld

05- Shanna Baldwin

06- Jim Swift

07- Jim Swift

08- Pris Campbell

09- Linda Papanicolaou

10- soji

11- Shanna Baldwin

12- Linda Pilarski

13- Pris Campbell

14- Sandy Vrooman

15- Laryalee Fraser




Create a haiga

1) Create an image using a either a "Camera Toss" or a "Digital Toss", (an out-of-focus image with movement.)

2) Write an original haiku to go with it.

3) Create a haiga embedding your haiku in the image

4) Name your haiga, be sure to label the subject line and your jpeg.

5) Haiga must be posted for workshopping to be eligible.

6) Workshop as many haiga as you like, but you may submit two for the kukai voting. 

7) All members are eligible to vote, whether you've submitted or not.

**Juxtaposition of image and haiku should be perceivable, and good haiga aesthetic should



You may now start submitting your workshopped haiga December 19th for the Kukai.

You may submit two for the kukai voting. 

Name your haiga, be sure to label the subject line and your jpeg. [winter wind-yourname.jpg] [no spaces in the name]

If you submit more than one, name them:
      Example: winter wind-carolraisfeld1.jpg, umbrellas-carolraisfeld2.jpg

 Do not include your name in the image.

Send your submissions to both Carol and Linda, and
[not to the list]

 Submission Deadline: March 1, 2009 - midnight your local time.

Voting instructions will be announced onlist. When voting is closed winners will be announced.

Have fun, and please continue to submit other images you wish to share...


PS: Any questions may be addressed on or offlist.  Linda and I will be available 24/7... ;-)

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