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    Foo Foto Contest--January Twenty Ten

    Lodi gets to pick this month's theme and it is, The Color Blue.

    Theme: The Color Blue

    Rules: You must be the photographer
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    Try to make the photo a recent one

    Winner gets bragging rights and picks the theme for the next month.
    Second and third place = honorable mentions.

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    O.K., I'll start the new year out posting a two year old photo...
    Here's a shot from the Lamberton Conservatory during the winter. I used my Canon A540 in 'Color Accent Mode'.

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    Taken at the San Rafeal, CA, Italian Street Festival

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    blue ... (found this one in front of my window)

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    a couple of months ago near where i live.

    Surly Cross Check, Thorn Sherpa

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    Into the fray...

    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



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    Mexico this summer at Tulum ruins south of Cancun. This is the beach off the backside.
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    Ngamotu Beach, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand.

    nice here in summer, good beach for the kiddies...
    Last edited by tspoon; 01-03-10 at 01:10 AM.

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    Not very blue but hopefully blue enough:

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    Quote Originally Posted by b_young View Post
    Mexico this summer at Tulum ruins south of Cancun. This is the beach off the backside.
    And what a spectacular beach it is. I was there in 2002. The color of the water is incredible.
    When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. - Jimi Hendrix

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    I wanna go back soooo bad. We may get to this summer with the kids.
    I've never seen a photo capture the true blue color of the ocean.
    "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift that is why it is called the present." - Kung Fu Panda

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    Nice pics everybody!

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    page three bump

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    Does precious count? My grandson at Christmas. Assuming I can figure out how to post a pic of course.

    Attached Images Attached Images
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    Holy cow I sure posted a big one. Sorry.

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    Lights on the ferry to Martha's Vineyard.

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    i really like that one, mirona

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    Quote Originally Posted by b_young View Post
    I wanna go back soooo bad. We may get to this summer with the kids.
    I've never seen a photo capture the true blue color of the ocean.
    have you seen one taken by a camera outfitted with a polarizing filter on it's lens?

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    Removed by Greg180
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    I took a shot in that exact same spot, at that very angle in March.

    Quote Originally Posted by b_young View Post
    Mexico this summer at Tulum ruins south of Cancun. This is the beach off the backside.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Changing my entry out.
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    Quote Originally Posted by b_young View Post
    Mexico this summer at Tulum ruins south of Cancun. This is the beach off the backside.
    Quote Originally Posted by <3 2 Ride View Post
    And what a spectacular beach it is. I was there in 2002. The color of the water is incredible.
    +1. Mine was two years ago. It is indeed an amazing sight, I couldn't enjoy it to the full extent as I had motion sickness at that point from the ferry ride over.
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    Joshua Tree-Barker Dam...taken last week.

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    Quote Originally Posted by StupidlyBrave View Post
    i really like that one, mirona
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