Photo of the day: February 2014

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by Alexander.Of.Oz, Jan 31, 2014.

  1. Alexander.Of.Oz macrumors 68000

    Alexander.Of.Oz

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    It's well into the first of February on the International Dateline.

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    Found this Mantis having breakfast on the back screen door this morning. :cool:

    We have hundreds of little baby Mantis' in the Loganberry creeper at the bottom of the yard.

    [​IMG]
    Mantis 01 by playswithlight, on Flickr
     
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    [​IMG]

    Levitation Photography - Underpass Self Portrait

    Canon EOS 6D
    1/150
    ƒ/6.3
    24 mm
    ISO200
     
  3. gaswerks macrumors 6502

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    I have made FIRE! (in my best Tom Hanks voice ...)
     

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    Nice catch :p

    This was taken a couple weeks ago in north central Illinios, at the redhead's parents' lakefront house.
     
  6. avro707 macrumors 6502a

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    [​IMG]
    Following the derny at Dunc Gray Velodrome.


    By the way, I'm going to be there on Monday night on the track myself. :eek:
     
  7. Apple fanboy macrumors P6

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    The guy in front is clearly cheating. :D

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    Looks like one of the dementors that attack Harry Potter in that underpass! Care to give an explanation of how you got this effect?
     
  8. avro707 macrumors 6502a

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    Haha indeed. :) Wikipedia defines it as: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Derny

    I haven't followed one yet - I suppose I probably will in time. I'm still learning the racing. I've changed over from road-bikes to track. Won my first race meet - but I'm being tossed up a grade for next week. :eek: It will be harder work.
     
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    Making a Mini Studio - This is a step-by-step write up of how I'm doing my food photography in the front seat of my Freightliner.
     
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    Park next to my work on a winter day.

    [​IMG][/url][/IMG]
     
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    Photo of the day : February 2014

    I have a thing with cows… here is a Greek specimen from Santorini.

    [​IMG]
    Untitled by FriskyFreeze, on Flickr
     
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    My friend Sarah enjoying her new hat that Mrs MacRy made her.

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  14. Alexander.Of.Oz thread starter macrumors 68000

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    February already I cannot believe it!! Nice start to the month guys.

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    I like it. Where there's a will, there's a way and I find that many photographers have the will and find the way.

    ~ Peter
     
  17. MacRy macrumors 68040

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    Found some of these little fellas out on my morning dog walk today. They're a bit early.

    [​IMG]

    Fujifilm X10o, F4, 1/950, ISO200
     
  18. Alexander.Of.Oz thread starter macrumors 68000

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    The local Surf Life Saving Clubrooms, take just a couple of hours ago. It's been over the century in F or over 40 C degrees for a while now and there's no end in sight. Will have to play and learn with the tilt-shift inside...

    This is using my tilt-shift lens to correct the converging verticals and is a single exposure, single frame capture, converted in NIK's Silver Efex.

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    Pt Noarlunga SLSC by playswithlight, on Flickr
     
  19. Apple fanboy macrumors P6

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    Got out today as it wasn't raining for a change. It was so wet underfoot though. Looks like we won't be getting a winter with any of the white stuff, but at least it will be spring soon. [​IMG]
    Comments always appreciated.

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    Wow. It must be a bit warmer where you are. I didn't even see a flower bud or anything. Just lots of mud and puddles.
     

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