PICTURE POST II!

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous' started by Mary Ann, Aug 10, 2012.

  1. Kestra

    Kestra Admiral Premium Member

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    Yeah, Chicago's a great city. It's the sort of thing that's easy to take for granted until you move somewhere else. I feel really lucky to live here.

    Since we were talking about the ducks and this is the picture thread, here are some old pics.

    Duck Dock!

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    My sister sitting with my grandfather and I'm in the back with my dad here. The couple across from us were basically like grandparents to us.

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    I'm in the ridiculous pigtails here, with my sis and a family friend.

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  2. Toxteth O´Grady

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    Here's my pictures from when we went in 2008:

    This is the type that we rode, right in front of Mt. Olympus.

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    And two of my brothers and my mom.

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  3. BennieGamali

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    Me and the dog!

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    Keppet being amazing.

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    Keppet having fun by trying to avoid the camera...

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    Keppet killing a plushie.

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    And finally me with my fancy phaser! Not the best way to hold a weapon I supose..
     
  4. Coloratura

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    These flowers are in our front yard. I'm not sure what they are, and I'm hoping someone who is familiar with flowers might know what they are.

    I think they're gorgeous, and I tried to capture the light so their colors could be as accurate as possible. Any ideas?

    EDIT: They're Hyacinth.


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  5. Hau’oli Lanui

    Hau’oli Lanui See where the sky meets the sea, It calls me Premium Member

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    It was a glorious day here in Central NY. The last of the snow melted yesterday and today it was 70°. I was able to finally work on the yard a bit, Ian was helping me. He made a new friend, Squirmy the Wormy.
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  6. SantaEddie74

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    Very cool. :)

    You chose to pose with the best phaser ever designed. You have good taste.
     
  7. Kestra

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    They all look so serious!
     
  8. Ancient Mariner

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    BennieGamali, those are some wonderful shots of the dog. I especially enjoy the Trek dog tag!

    J. Allen, you're right ... you've got some gorgeous flowers there! Nice captures, especially the second one!
     
  9. Mary Ann

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    Can't see them, teacake. :(
     
  10. Fruitcake

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    OMG I am so freaking pissed off with flickr. I have been using them for years. Now you can only post photos that are public, but even then they seem to disappear and be unavailable at times.
     
  11. Fruitcake

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    My camera is better with graffiti than astronomy.. these were taken in the last hour in front of my house.

    It never really got very red, more like dried blood LOL

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  12. Ancient Mariner

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    VERY cool! And I'm rather envious because it was raining here last night. I'm glad to see others had a chance to capture the event, though! :techman:
     
  13. The Entire Bee Movie But

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    Awesome!
     
  14. SantaEddie74

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    Great shots there, teacake! My part of the U.S. East coast was covered in clouds and rain so we missed it.
     
  15. Kestra

    Kestra Admiral Premium Member

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    Yes that's really beautiful, teacake.
     
  16. Bumbles861

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    Excellent photos, teacake. Kingston was rained in, so all we got were TV shots and great pics, like yours.
     
  17. Kestra

    Kestra Admiral Premium Member

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    I forgot to respond to this. I started using Flickr a few months ago and I haven't had any issues setting photos to private. That's my default, in fact. Is the option not appearing for you anymore? I just updated my photostream a day or two ago and the option was still there for me.
     
  18. Tiny Timby

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    Cherry selfie!

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  19. Hau’oli Lanui

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    Yesterday it was 81° I was wearing shorts and we had the windows open. Today it's 32°, snowing and have the heat on.
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  20. RoJoHen

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    I got to see the eclipse last night, but I don't know enough about photography to actually take a decent picture of it. Everything I tried just turned out super blurry.