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by JOJO
Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Sunday 27th Yorkshire Air Museum
Replies: 3
Views: 1333

Re: Sunday 27th Yorkshire Air Museum

Yes a great day and thanks again to Simon.

Please remind me for the next trip to take sun cream :lol:
by JOJO
Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Forum Competition #192: Windows
Replies: 15
Views: 5045

Re: Windows


DEADLINE : MIDNIGHT ON WED 6TH SEPT
by JOJO
Thu Aug 24, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: Forum Competition #192: Windows
Replies: 15
Views: 5045

Forum Competition #192: Windows

I love architecture, and no building is complete without a window. I look forward to seeing creativity and your interpretations of 'windows'....and don't forget there doesn't necessarily have to be a pane of glass for it to be a window :wink: Window1.jpg Hesketh Park conservatory (...up for sale if ...
by JOJO
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:49 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #191 harbours
Replies: 10
Views: 3660

Re: #191 harbours

Well, wasn't expecting that with all the other lovely images.
:lol:
Thankyou Gordon. I'd better get my thinking cap on.
by JOJO
Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: “Sharpness is a bourgeois concept.”
Replies: 9
Views: 3495

Re: “Sharpness is a bourgeois concept.”

I'll win loads of competitions if blur is the norm :lol: Anyway... I was watching a documentary about photographer Bob Gruen ( photographed various rock stars and was John Lennon's favoured photographer). I noticed that many of the images shown weren't particularly sharp. I think they were accepted ...
by JOJO
Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #191 harbours
Replies: 10
Views: 3660

Re: #191 harbours

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View of Liverpool Docks from sunny New Brighton
by JOJO
Sun Aug 06, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #190 Taken to drink....
Replies: 11
Views: 3890

Re: #190 Taken to drink....

Thanks Janice and John. I'm not a particularly competitive person......at the moment :lol:
by JOJO
Mon Jul 31, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model attire (just out interest)
Replies: 7
Views: 2274

Re: Model attire (just out interest)

I bet it takes a while to get clothing sorted then :lol:

Interesting about reds and blues being better for B&W.

....waders are on offer in Go Outdoors :lol:
by JOJO
Sun Jul 30, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model attire (just out interest)
Replies: 7
Views: 2274

Re: Model attire (just out interest)

:lol: I'd better keep quiet, don't want husband getting any ideas :shock:
by JOJO
Sun Jul 30, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model attire (just out interest)
Replies: 7
Views: 2274

Re: Model attire (just out interest)

Good to know, thanks gents :)

Good job I don't do modelling for you Paul, more likely to find wellies and an anorak in my wardrobe than basques and high heels :lol: :lol:
by JOJO
Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Model attire (just out interest)
Replies: 7
Views: 2274

Model attire (just out interest)

Another one of my random questions :lol:

When the more experienced among you work in the studio, do you decide on the model's clothing/costume (or lack of in the case of glamour ;-] ) or do they provide their own selection.
by JOJO
Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #190 Taken to drink....
Replies: 11
Views: 3890

Re: #190 Taken to drink....

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Hurry up Alice! The tea's getting cold!
by JOJO
Sun Jul 23, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Digital
Topic: Understanding lenses
Replies: 3
Views: 1670

Re: Understanding lenses

Ah, right. I get the idea now.
My brain goes to mush when numbers are involved :lol:

Thanks gentlemen :D
by JOJO
Sun Jul 23, 2017 12:46 pm
Forum: Digital
Topic: Understanding lenses
Replies: 3
Views: 1670

Understanding lenses

Just a question to help with my understanding of lenses. Reading an article in camera magazine about how to set up camera for a creative shot, it's based on using a standard 18-55mm lens. It says to set to 18mm 'the widest setting'. Why is the lower number the wider setting? Is it in relation to F n...