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Sapien
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Sat Jul 10, 2004 8:56 am

One of my 'having fun with my camera' pics:
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Sat Jul 10, 2004 9:32 am

That is really good, nice timing. :wink:
 
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Sat Jul 10, 2004 10:48 am

first submission: :p
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Canon Powershot S230

stitched photo, no other editing done
 
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Sat Jul 10, 2004 7:48 pm

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3X zoom + crappy 10X scope
 
FroBozz_Inc
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Sat Jul 10, 2004 10:26 pm

Was playing with the macro mode on my Samsung Digimax 420..
(My daughter's foot - taken the last day we were still at the hospital, when she was 3 or 4 days old, with a penny for scale)



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Sat Jul 10, 2004 10:57 pm

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Fourth of July, 2004. Taken with a Canon Digital Elph Powershot S200
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Sat Jul 10, 2004 11:27 pm

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HP 735

went to the beach to celebrate my 11th anniversary of going out w/ my girlfriend :D
 
LJ
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Sun Jul 11, 2004 12:08 am

Secret Squirrel: Can you link to those images and put smaller (1024 pixels wide or fewer and 100KB in total size or less) images in their places? 1600 pixel images break the tables for most monitors.

Nice shots though.
 
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Another Spider Picture

Sun Jul 11, 2004 1:22 pm

Hey, I was looking around the Photo Forum and saw the picure Falbay99 posted of a spider. I believe that is called a spitting spider. They are supposed to be harmless. But I guess they spit some sort of venom at their prey to catpure them. Here is a nasty little spider that I can't identify.

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I am pretty sure it's harmless but it looks menacing to me. I live in Texas and the only two venomous spiders are the Black Widow and the Brown Recluse. This isn't either but doesn't he look deadly?
 
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Sun Jul 11, 2004 1:49 pm

Here is a nasty little spider that I can't identify.


You wouldn't happen to live near Black Mesa, would you? :)
 
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Sun Jul 11, 2004 1:52 pm

On the way to Drumheller:
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Some or other creature:
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Weird rock formations near Drumheller:
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Nice pic of dinosaur:
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A marriage had just taken place and I was lucky enough to snap this pic from the mouth of a 185ft dinosaur before it sped by.
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lighthouse

Sun Jul 11, 2004 7:35 pm

At a place called the blowhole, because of a hole in the rock that the waves get pumped up through there's a lighthouse.

Here it is:

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Naito
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Sun Jul 11, 2004 9:31 pm

nice drumheller pics!

here's mine:
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trongod05
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What state is Black Mesa in?

Mon Jul 12, 2004 3:45 pm

You wouldn't happen to live near Black Mesa, would you?


Sorry I live in San Antonio, Texas. But they do kinda look like those Black Mesa monsters from HL. Good catch!
But I do have another picture of something Black. I took it yesterday just after the one in my previous post. Here it is!

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I just moved closer to the country so my odds of surviving with these guys around may be slim. I also killed a brown recluse the other night.
I tried to snap some photos of it but it was too dark and they kept comming out blurry. He was about two times smaller than this Black Widow. I think I need a better camera.
 
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Mon Jul 12, 2004 4:07 pm

element wrote:
thegleek wrote:
Aphasia wrote:
Just some asian tourist on the train.


yummmmm. i think i'm in love. me luv her long time! so where exactly
is that train station she takes? i'm flying over there now dammit! YUM!

Gleek, you're terrible .. but that was exactly my thought too.


LMAO I can't believe you people would actually post that.


...btw where was that taken? :lol:
Silverstone SG06: 2500K@stock, GTX 670, a 3TB HDD I ripped out of an enclosure and crammed in there upside down, 2x120GB SSDs, and the cover can still fit on it but I leave it off so the hard drive can breathe :lol:
 
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Here's my very novice photography hand

Mon Jul 12, 2004 9:23 pm

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Cool, got the picture to work!

Edit: Thanks to LJ for resizing the pic for me.
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APWNH
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Mon Jul 12, 2004 9:27 pm

I hope I don't hijack this thread but Element what is up with your "Website"??

You better check to see if it violates the forum rules or something.
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Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:19 am

Great shots guys! Here are a few I took today. I really need to take my tripod with me:

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Sorry for all of the ducks. Easy subjects =)

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I just got back from seeing Breaking Benjamin live tonight. Awesome show!
 
smakkythecamel
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Wed Jul 14, 2004 2:25 am

Hey Guys. I just found out how to make my photobucket album public so here's the link:

http://img65.photobucket.com/albums/v19 ... ythecamel/

Have a browse through if you like :)
 
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Re: lighthouse

Thu Jul 15, 2004 9:13 am

smakkythecamel wrote:
At a place called the blowhole, because of a hole in the rock that the waves get pumped up through there's a lighthouse.


wow... that lighthouse totally reminds me of a japanese movie called:

Battle Royale
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Fri Jul 16, 2004 12:55 pm

...btw where was that taken?
On the train between bangkok and auyathaya in thailand.
 
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Fri Jul 16, 2004 7:35 pm

Aphasia wrote:
...btw where was that taken?
On the train between bangkok and auyathaya in thailand.


Cool. I have a friend who's part Thai.
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Snapper
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my contribution

Sat Jul 17, 2004 9:55 am

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FireGryphon
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Sat Jul 17, 2004 11:10 am

Hey guys, couldja plz post the names of the cameras and the settings you shot at?
 
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Sat Jul 17, 2004 11:12 am

that picture above me is the jefferson memorial correct
have you seen it
 
xamrebyc
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Sat Jul 17, 2004 11:24 am

The Matterhorn in Zermatt Switzerland.
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Same day, different weather... yes we did ski in there.
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Best skiing of my life BTW.
 
Snapper
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Sat Jul 17, 2004 1:24 pm

Ithkul_prime wrote:
that picture above me is the jefferson memorial correct


Yes, that is the Jefferson Memorial.

I shot all the first one of the New York City skyline with a Nikon D100 and a Nikon 85mm f/1.4 lens. I shot the other two with the same camera and a Nikon 80-400 f/4-5.6 lens. I believe the exif data is preserved if anyone wants to look at that.
 
LJ
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Sat Jul 17, 2004 2:14 pm

FireGryphon wrote:
Hey guys, couldja plz post the names of the cameras and the settings you shot at?

All of my pictures were with either my 300D or my A75 (the earlier ones were all with my A75). The EXIF data is intact for all of my shots, so if you want the particulars just save the pictures and and view the advananced properties.

Snapper: really nice shots.
 
tcbo1
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Nikon 5700

Sat Jul 17, 2004 4:00 pm

This one was taken in NYC looking over ground zero at the world financial center, camera is a Nikon 5700. The image has been reduced in size.

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This was in Clearwater, near Tampa FL Dec 23rd 2003

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Also in Clearwater, looking at the Gulf of Mexico

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LJ
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Sat Jul 17, 2004 5:12 pm

A couple I shot today.

This guys' parking-lot time trials stopped shortly after I got there so this was one of the few i took:

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I was trying to get a good angle on this bugger but he wouldn't quit moving.

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Settings are in the EXIF data. Both cropped and resized.

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