Author Topic: POTM June 2009  (Read 7047 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline winjeel

  • Past Moderator
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 5413
  • Gender: Male
  • Gelight
    • japanesephotos
    • JapanesePhotos
    • JapanesePhotos.Asia
POTM June 2009
« on: July 03, 2009, 02:44:48 AM »
POTM June 2009

I am pleased to present the Dynax Digital Photo of the Month (POTM) for June 2009.

After careful consideration of over 40 nominees we have selected Simon's (strobist) photograph as the POTM.

Congratulations Simon / Springtide



The moderator team wishes to thank everyone for posting so many great and diverse photographs on Dynax Digital.

Traditionally we post the runners up together with the winner which are shown below and listed in no particular order.

David Stallard


Chappo1


A Vida é Bela


Rob
JapanesePhotos.Asia; Some basic photographic how to's.
Sony the200, Minolta 28mm 2.8, 50mm 1.4, 70-300mm Gregarious, 100mm 2.8 macro.

Offline AScot

  • Administrator
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • ******
  • Posts: 6042
  • Gender: Male
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2009, 06:32:09 AM »
Congratulations Simon, a very deserving winner. :D
Sony A7, A850, A77, A700 || Sony>> 70-300G, 28-75 f2.8 SAM, 16-80CZ, 50 f1.4, FE 28-70 OSS, FE 24-70CZ f4 OSS, LA-EA4 || Minolta>> 300 f4 G HS, 200 f2.8 G HS, 100 f2.8 (D) Macro, 50 f1.7, 28 f2.8, 28-135 f4-4.5, 70-210 f4, 500 f8 Reflex, TC x 1.4 HS, TC x 2 HS. || Sigma 21-35 f3.5-4.2. || Tamron SP 24-135.

Offline Oldy Baldy

  • Senior Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 969
  • Gender: Male
    • Oldy and Baldy
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2009, 07:35:09 AM »
congratulations from me as well Simon terrific portrait, looking at the runners up what fantastic variety all worthy shots I am jealous of all of you

John
War does not determine who is right, it determines who is left.

Offline chappo1

  • Administrator
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • ******
  • Posts: 9350
  • Gender: Male
  • real name..... john
    • chappo's doodlings-australian wildlife
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2009, 08:53:52 AM »
Congratulations Simon..great portrait.  I almost fell off my chair to see one of the runners-up...john
“Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils."

Hector Berlioz

Offline Simon [aka springtide]

  • Article Contributor
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 2445
  • Gender: Male
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2009, 04:10:52 PM »
Wow!  BIG surprise!  Thanks!  :)

Congrats to the runners up.  Some cracking photos this month.
NEX-7

flickr

Offline marindave

  • Regular Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 250
  • Gender: Male
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2009, 06:20:00 PM »
That first portrait (by Simon) is amazing but they all give me something to strive for. Great photos!!

Offline peterf

  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 2023
  • Gender: Male
  • The challenge makes it worthwhile.
    • PetersPhotos
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #6 on: July 03, 2009, 07:06:19 PM »
Congratulations, Simon. Well deserved.
Congrats to all runners up as well.
A700, A230, Sony 70-400G, Sigma 70-200 f2.8, Sigma 24-70 f2.8, Sigma 105mm F2.8 Macro, Tamron 28-300
www.pfpics.smugmug.com

Offline Rob aka [minolta mad]

  • Administrator
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • ******
  • Posts: 10061
  • Gender: Male
    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1260183143#!/profile.php?id=1494244129
    • http://www.flickr.com/photos/robkendall/
    • http://www.redbubble.com/people/minoltamad
    • Westcountry Photographic
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #7 on: July 03, 2009, 07:41:17 PM »
Congratulations Simon, A fantastic image and a deserved winner.


Rob

Offline david-stallard

  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 1787
  • Gender: Male
    • My SmugMug page
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #8 on: July 04, 2009, 12:21:50 AM »
Well done simon, justly deserved a really stunning photo.

.DAVID.
Right Place, Right Time - I Wish

Take only photo's and leave only footprints!

Offline bigdazzler

  • Senior Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 416
    • www.darrengrayphotography.com
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #9 on: July 04, 2009, 11:45:32 AM »
Fantastic photograph Simon ... well done mate
Hi Im Darren .. See my work at www.darrengrayphotography.com

A850 | A300 | CZ 85 1.4 | 50 1.4 | 17-50 2.8 | 28-75 2.8 | 70-200 2.8 | 10-20 UWA | 2x42AM | PS CS4 | LR2 | NIK SOFTWARE | 24"IMAC | 13"MACBOOK | & LOTS OF OTHER JUNK :D

Offline Frank [aka Wires]

  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 2616
  • Gender: Male
    • http://www.flickr.com/photos/wirehawker/
    • uk.linkedin.com/pub/frank-etchells/53/319/784
    • Frank Etchells Falconry and More
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #10 on: July 04, 2009, 01:44:23 PM »
As per others comments Simon... very well done.

Also well done to the others whose shots were put forward.
Frank (aka Wires)
:)
The Dalai Lama said; “Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively”

Offline Clive

  • Past Moderator
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 11976
  • Gender: Male
    • My galleries
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #11 on: July 05, 2009, 03:47:13 AM »
Neat shot Simon. Well done.

Clive
Galleries
============================================
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted, counts. Albert Einstein

Offline scaryspider

  • Regular Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 119
  • Gender: Female
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #12 on: July 05, 2009, 04:20:13 PM »
Well done everyone
<insert witty comment here!>

Offline Don

  • Senior Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 429
  • Gender: Male
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #13 on: July 07, 2009, 10:22:24 AM »
All fantastic pictures... well done :)
A200,18-70 kit lens, Sigma 75-300, Sigma 28-70

Offline fother

  • Past Moderator
  • Friend of DynaxDigital
  • *****
  • Posts: 7846
  • Gender: Male
  • Michael
    • MichaelFoth
    • au.linkedin.com/in/fother
    • fother
    • MichaelFoth
    • my index site
Re: POTM June 2009
« Reply #14 on: July 07, 2009, 11:50:36 AM »

Congratulations to all the photograhers featured. A superb set of photos! :D