VEX Robotics Photography Challenge
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 photography to tell the judges something about your own story of involvement on a competition team, in a classroom, or as a hobbyist working with VEX.
This photograph is of our team—Navigator Robotics / Team 4442X—at the UH Manoa robotics competition 2015. It was taken just seconds before the match started, and depicts the hiatus in time between when one sets their robot on the field and when the autonomous period begins. The moment is tense and electrified with intensity, each competitor tries to relax, but their clenched fingers betray them; the field is a blank slate upon which their future—or at least their future for the tournament—shall be written, the task sits dauntingly, and in this lacuna the field is...
At a mere glance, VEX is more than meets the eye. With all the activities to be part of in VEX, no one will be feeling left out. To name a few of the many events taking part in this photo, there is: Stress Testing, Auto Desk Inventor, Programming, Building, Engeineering Notebook, Driving and Online Challenges. This photo was taken to enompass the best and the most enjoyable parts about our VEX robotics program here at Joe Walker Middle School!