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Hughmac

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Welcome to Photo of the Day. The POTD thread was started by iGary in May, 2006 and converted to a monthly thread in November 2007 by Arn. POTD is one of the most popular picture groups on MacRumors, often exceeding 500 posts and 20,000 views per month.

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Nikon Z 50, Lensbaby Composer @ f/2.8

Cheers :)

Hugh
 

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M9 with Elmar-C 90mm @F4
 

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Welcome to Photo of the Day. The POTD thread was started by iGary in May, 2006 and converted to a monthly thread in November 2007 by Arn. POTD is one of the most popular picture groups on MacRumors, often exceeding 500 posts and 20,000 views per month.

Photo of the Day is intended to be a showcase for your best pictures. There is no limit to your gear, just your imagination. P&S and film cameras are welcome along with DSLRs. There are no themes like the Weekly Contest, and no winners (or losers) either.

Policies

*One Photo per Day
- Don't post more than one photo each day.

*Multi-Quote - To comment on several photos, click the "+ (Multi-Quote) button. This puts all your comments in one post. Multi-Quoting is required on all of the MacRumors forums.

*SFW (Safe for Work) only - This is a site - wide rule. If you wouldn't show it in a public place, then it's NSFW (not safe for work). Think before you post.

*Describe your photo - Tell what it is and where you took it. If you know the EXIF data of a photo, include it. The following EXIF fields are recommended: Camera, ISO, Focal Length, Shutter/Aperture and Lens.


Note: Anyone may start the Photo of the Day thread on the first of the month GMT. Please copy a quote of this post to maintain all the formatting.

** To see all of our past POTD threads (up to July 2013) please see the sticky thread here**
** To see all of the POTD threads from August 2013 onwards see the thread here**




Nikon Z 50, Lensbaby Composer @ f/2.8

Cheers :)

Hugh
From your garden? Our roses are pretty much in full bloom.
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A Tufted Titmouse. Some of them will fly down and take seeds from someone’s hand. View attachment 920508
What a cutie. We don’t get those here.
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Come on in for a bite!
Nikon D3300, f/8.0 1/200, 55mm, iso100
That’s the sort of shot that would get Mrs AFB running a mile.
 
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Hughmac

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From your garden? Our roses are pretty much in full bloom.
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What a cutie. We don’t get those here.
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That’s the sort of shot that would get Mrs AFB running a mile.
Yes, they've suddenly all sprung nicely into flower thanks ;)

Cheers :)

Hugh
 
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Hughmac

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Bungalows are great - ours stops my wife falling down the last few stairs as she used to do, wearing silly slippers ;)

And before you say it, we moved in 9 years ago before I got old :D

Cheers :)

Hugh
 
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Actually the main reason was to get away from the nasty neighbours trying to pick fights with us.
A nice bungalow with a (distant) view of a river was just a bonus.

Cheers :)

Hugh
Well the nasty neighbours that moved in and the memories we’d sooner forget were also considerations. Now we live in the countryside instead of suburbia.
 

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After my husband died I remained in our townhouse for several years but eventually started thinking about other options. For me, the choice was a condominium apartment unit on the entry level of the building so from the adjacent parking lot I have only a couple of steps to go up before being on my landing and at my door..... Previously I was in a townhouse with two levels and even though at that time I was still only in my forties I was looking and thinking ahead to the day when I’d be older and really appreciate living all on one level, with easy access to my home. The primary drawing-card, though, to me with regard to this community was the fact that it is on a small “lake” (actually a storm-retention pond), so it is quite scenic and we have beautiful views every season of the year and waterfowl to watch and occasionally photograph......
 
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Had to give 'that talk' to the Boof about the portal in the cupboard on Sunday...

Actually, this was just me playing with a little portable LED panel [Falconeyes F7 150x80mm/6x3"] whilst out on an urban exploration of an old 1880's two story beauty in the hills that has been untouched for about twelve years or so; there's a tragic tale behind it ending up this way that's a wee bit too long to share here.

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iPhone 11 Pro Max, inbuilt camera app, considerably underexposed, no edits.
 
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