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by John
Sat May 08, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #255 Lockdown Letdowns
Replies: 3
Views: 159

Re: Competition #255 Lockdown Letdowns

017 1000px Version.jpg This is the box that was sent to our troops and their families at Christmas 1914. I've been looking for it for a while, I remembered opening a box and thinking why did I put that in there and then thinking oh well, it's safe. So safe I forgot which box. But I was sorting out ...
by John
Wed Apr 28, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #254 - interesting things
Replies: 13
Views: 777

Re: Competition #254 - interesting things

Well done Lesley! I'll look forward to the new competition.

Good subject Gordon 5S
by John
Thu Apr 08, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #254 - interesting things
Replies: 13
Views: 777

Re: Competition #254 - interesting things

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Lost In Cheshire, or, The Fence has got its hat on, hip hip hip hooray!
by John
Fri Apr 02, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #253 - Signs of Spring
Replies: 14
Views: 943

Re: Competition #253 - Signs of Spring

Fantastic! Thanks Anne!

Well done Gordon, we'll look forward to the free samples of tomatoes.....and to your new competition.
by John
Fri Apr 02, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #253 - Signs of Spring
Replies: 14
Views: 943

Re: Competition #253 - Signs of Spring

The competition is now closed and we look forward to Anne's choice of winner and her comments. :-]
by John
Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #253 - Signs of Spring
Replies: 14
Views: 943

Re: Competition #253 - Signs of Spring

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by John
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's your favourite ever lens?
Replies: 2
Views: 330

Re: What's your favourite ever lens?

Lenses are a subject close to my heart! But there are so many, and so many favourites depending on what they are wanted for. Generally, if I'm using APS-C cameras then the 18-135mm WR lens suits me very well, the whole being weather resistant and the lens covering most possibilities. So, Pentax K-3 ...
by John
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition # 252 - Infrared
Replies: 5
Views: 607

Re: Competition # 252 - Infrared

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Pentax MX, SMC Pentax 24mm f/2.8 lens, Kodak High Speed Infrared film.
by John
Wed Feb 17, 2021 11:54 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #251. Still life
Replies: 7
Views: 759

Re: Competition #251. Still life

Sue says "The other Moomins didn't want to be left out.....thank you and I'll get back to this a little later when my computer is due back from being mended! :-)"
by John
Mon Feb 08, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looney Facebook Rules
Replies: 2
Views: 306

Re: Looney Facebook Rules

I think most of the problem is with odd things triggering algorithms. It's the sheer volume of posts that makes this necessary.

The difficulty is in then contacting someone human to put things right.
by John
Sat Feb 06, 2021 3:03 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #251. Still life
Replies: 7
Views: 759

Re: Competition #251. Still life

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If you look after the pennies, the pounds will take care of themselves.....
by John
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #250. Robins
Replies: 12
Views: 1328

Re: Competition #250. Robins

Love the robins and love the robin shots!

Well done Gordon, looking forward to the next challenge.
by John
Tue Dec 29, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #250. Robins
Replies: 12
Views: 1328

Re: Competition #250. Robins

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Diane with a Very Friendly Robin.
by John
Sun Dec 06, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Competition #248 PORTRAITS NOT TAKEN IN A STUDIO
Replies: 11
Views: 1451

Re: Competition #248 PORTRAITS NOT TAKEN IN A STUDIO

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Simon at the end of the day in Castlefield.
by John
Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: FORUM COMPETITION PAST IT'S 'SELL BY' DATE?
Replies: 5
Views: 1008

Re: FORUM COMPETITION PAST IT'S 'SELL BY' DATE?

Absolutely Andy, something we might well do when normailty resumes. One day!