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Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« on: August 03, 2013, 05:28:53 AM »
Calendar
 
We are looking for photos of any type/subject that would grace a calendar or postcard.   
These days you can get scenes, animals, motor vehicles, insects, trees.... in fact just about anything.
Lets see your entries in a calendar shot.

A 2014 Dynaxdigital calendar ???????  who knows

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Entries close on August, 31.
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LET’S SEE YOUR PHOTOS.   GOOD LUCK TO ALL.

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John
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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2013, 10:10:22 AM »
C'mon folks
This is what the calendar would look like so far

January- nude bathing in the dead of night



February- lost in a snow storm



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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2013, 07:39:20 PM »
#1

[24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM, 70mm, f9, 1/160, ISO 160, a900]

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[24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM, 24mm, f9, 1/80, ISO 100, a900]
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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2013, 06:08:03 AM »
A winter's day

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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2013, 06:09:41 AM »
Winter sparrow looking content ...

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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #5 on: August 13, 2013, 07:31:23 PM »
Prepare

Camera DSLR-A200
Focal Length 400mm
Shutter Speed 1/400 secs
Aperture f/8
ISO/Film 400

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Camera DSLR-A200
Focal Length 400mm
Shutter Speed 1/800 secs
Aperture f/7.1
ISO/Film 400
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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #6 on: August 19, 2013, 09:45:55 PM »
Banff Summit

Glacier Icefields

Medicine Lake

Black Bear (near to Maligne Lake)

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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2013, 12:41:24 AM »
North Yorkshire - view from the ruins of Easby Abbey





The ruins of Easby Abbey




The Yorkshire Dales





Liverpool Waterfront



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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #8 on: August 29, 2013, 09:45:04 PM »
#3 Autumn

[24-70mm f2.8. ZA SSM, 70mm, f7.1, 1/250, ISO 200, a900]

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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #9 on: August 30, 2013, 12:25:04 AM »




Buying a Nikon doesn’t make you a photographer. It makes you a Nikon owner.

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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #10 on: August 31, 2013, 01:47:15 PM »
Praa Sands, Cornwall;


Church Cove, Cornwall;
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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #11 on: August 31, 2013, 07:51:57 PM »
first 2 from me
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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #12 on: August 31, 2013, 07:57:41 PM »
another two from me
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Re: Challenge 77 August 2013 Calendar or Postcard shots
« Reply #13 on: September 01, 2013, 02:32:03 AM »
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