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Old 12-16-19, 08:01 PM
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Originally Posted by northbend View Post
Another still life. This time, Stu'sHands
Still life Stu by Matthew Pendergast, on Flickr
Patina!

Matthew, you take amazing photographs.
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Old 12-16-19, 08:13 PM
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Also a randonneur
Some inspiring photos @tacreamer. You've definitely captured my local color palette for cycling at this time of the year. Bundle up!
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Old 12-16-19, 08:41 PM
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^ So often it's simply the lighting that makes a good photo into a great one! Nice

Here are a couple more submissions of light-assisted photo-art:





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Old 12-16-19, 09:29 PM
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This is not my picture, nor even my bike. I just like the photo. It was taken by Felix Adamo, a well known photographer in the Bakersfield, CA area where I grew up. This is Charlie Morton, working at Vincent's Cyclery, probably in the '60s. Charlie was our cycling mentor for our club, the Bakersfield Wheelmen back in the '60s. Charlie raced for the USA Olympic Cycling Team in the 1936 Berlin Olympics. He was quite a charactor, and his son Harry did some racing in Europe for a few years too. Charlie is gone now, but I always liked this photo, and wanted to share it.
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Old 12-16-19, 09:42 PM
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My SS.

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Old 12-16-19, 10:32 PM
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Old 12-17-19, 04:58 AM
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2018 Wheelman gathering in Oberlin Ohio


2018 Wheelman gathering in Oberlin Ohio
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Originally Posted by drbarney1 View Post

Here is my entry.
Do you have one that omits the bike but better shows the spaceship? That looks really interesting!
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The winter sunset light in this shoot really made things glow. The bike wasn't done yet but I wanted to catch the light.








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Originally Posted by Slightspeed View Post
This is not my picture, nor even my bike. I just like the photo. It was taken by Felix Adamo, a well known photographer in the Bakersfield, CA area where I grew up. This is Charlie Morton, working at Vincent's Cyclery, probably in the '60s. Charlie was our cycling mentor for our club, the Bakersfield Wheelmen back in the '60s. Charlie raced for the USA Olympic Cycling Team in the 1936 Berlin Olympics. He was quite a charactor, and his son Harry did some racing in Europe for a few years too. Charlie is gone now, but I always liked this photo, and wanted to share it.
Love it, world class cyclist/wrench/guru working on a Varsity while the Holdsworth Pro? waits patiently in the foreground with several BSO's.
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Old 12-17-19, 02:03 PM
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Here's a few more.

Wheel restoration, before...

...and after.

Bearing re-pack after "unknown years".

$50 Legnano .. the patina was "free".

Old tech meets new.

Raleigh restoration.
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Saddles not making the final cut


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^ A saddle walks into a bar...
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