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VEX Robotics Photography Challenge

Through photography, showcase youth using VEX to explore STEM. Compose a photograph that features one or more students working on a robot, testing, planning or celebrating your VEX team’s accomplishments. Use a photograph to show the judges something about your own story of involvement on a competition team, in a classroom or as a hobbyist working with VEX.



Selfie while notebooking


This selfie seems trivial but to me it was one of the most memorable moments in my 5 years on a Vex team. After a frustrating competition, my teammate and I documented the numerous problems in our notebook. Whenever we fixed one problem three more appeared. I was angry and frusterated Then, my teammate used a highlighter as a mustache. We both laughed and took this selfie. This moment taught me to have fun and not take the robot's problems personally.
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Losing finals alliance handshake


This photo was taken after the second NZ scrimmage of the season in which we competed and lost in the finals with team 2909B, exemplifying the true spirit of VEX Robotics. A friendly handshake between the two losing alliance teams after a tough match shows that winning isn't everything.
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Skyrise Action

Cassidy E

Here our robot is scoring cubes on the skyrise sections during a match with the added "vignette" effect.
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Showing their skill


John Hardin competing at a recent VEX competition at Elkhorn.
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Vex Vortex

Two of our team members focused on building the robot.
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This summer, my high school hosted a ten day camp for 30 middle school students that encouraged STEM interest and activity by building VEX IQ kits. I assisted them with programming, building, and testing and here I am with one of the students after the final competition.
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A kid and his Robot


This is me and the mascot Robot I built just taking a break and watching matches at a competition.
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Inspiring the next generation


This photo was taken by Alanna Brake at the 2013 mini maker fair toss up competition. Although no student/ team member in focused on in this photo, it shows the captivating nature of vex and its inspiring qualities.
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Working Together


Here is our entry of two of our team members together. Please vote for our entry if you appreciated the picture!
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3946A Sun Devils

In August, the team captains went up to the mountains and hiked over seven miles after giving leadership seminars to help each other lead the team.
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