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    August 2012 Foo Photo Contest - We have a winner!

    The very appropriate theme for August is Non-Nature Macro, chosen by June's winner, cuda2k.
    Rules:
    Theme: Non-Nature Macro
    - You must be the photographer
    - One photo per person
    - Try to make the photo recent

    Good luck everyone!
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    Quote Originally Posted by CbadRider View Post
    The very appropriate theme for August is Non-Nature Macro, chosen by June's winner, cuda2k.

    Rules:
    Theme: Non-Nature Macro
    - You must be the photographer
    - One photo per person
    - Try to make the photo recent

    Good luck everyone!
    Yay, great subject

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    Sadly nature macro is my fav subject

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    Quote Originally Posted by windhchaser View Post
    Sadly nature macro is my fav subject
    Mine too, but any macro theme is cool

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    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
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    Alright, enough talk, put up some photos you two. Haven't made my selection for this month yet, but with my recently purchased macro lens, nothing is safe from my shutter.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

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    I want to see someone make some art with a macro lens from fluorescent lighting glistening on the dust in the canyon between two keys on the keyboard. That's my challenge to all you out there. Make it happen.
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    everything is still on my camera
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    What happened to the July contest?
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    I am not a good photo taker but here is my entry

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    Gazing Ball


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    I already had a photo I was planning on entering, but after seeing arkansasgal's entry I can already see that I'll have to do a LOT better! So it looks like I'll have to get my brain into gear.

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    Took this tonight.



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    Very nice Chris. Could you give a description on exactly what this is? I see several different things.
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    well both u beat me already lol

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    Thank you Lamplight. Your photos are always wonderful.

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    Quote Originally Posted by arkansasgal View Post
    Very nice Chris. Could you give a description on exactly what this is? I see several different things.
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    Last edited by xjken99; 08-04-12 at 02:51 PM.

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    My friend took this the other day... not an entry but a very nice shot.


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    Keeping with the theme within the theme of bike part macro, my entry:

    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

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    Quote Originally Posted by arkansasgal View Post
    Very nice Chris. Could you give a description on exactly what this is? I see several different things.
    It's a splash. The camera is set up to take the photo at the precise moment a pebble (or something) is dropped into the pool (bowl/pan) of water. It would likely take several tries to get a good shot.

    Is that right Chris?

    I haven't tried doing that yet, but I see a lot of others doing it on the photography sites I frequent.


    As for my August entry ... unfortunately my little camera, which I have with me on this trip, doesn't do macros very well.

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