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    Glass Towers


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    Some communist chandeliers at the National Palace of Culture, Sofia...
    ...which looks like this from the outside...



    And nearby, possibly the ugliest momument ever built...



    And yes - it is finished - it is supposed to look like that !
    Apparently, it's not popular with the locals

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    Last edited by zelig; 11th February 2014 at 21:21.

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    Myself and my 5 month pregnant wife, (and the Springers!) on the top of Cribyn, (adjacent to Pen y Fan) last week...


    Atop Cribyn... by Rabc3, on Flickr

    I was wearing the Explorer ;)

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    Switzerland - at the Jungfraujoch
    We cheated and got the train up to the top.
    http://www.jungfrau.ch/en/tourism/de...ickets-travel/


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    On the train, waiting for it leave Geneva station.



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    in tourist mode on a rare trip to the UK. London's skyline has changed, well, bits of it.

    Two Towers



    1979 Olympus XA, Kodak Pro-Foto XL

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tokyo Tokei View Post
    in tourist mode on a rare trip to the UK. London's skyline has changed, well, bits of it.

    Two Towers

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    1979 Olympus XA, Kodak Pro-Foto XL
    Very good pic. I like that very much indeed.

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    Picked up a 10-22mm today - it's W I D E!


    Decisions, decisions!! by Rabc3, on Flickr

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    ^^^that's a well stocked fridge Rob - made me thirsty

    I was playing with my longer lens earlier in the weekend...





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    (off to stock the fridge)

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    Taken with a Rollei 35T. Jardin des Tuileries



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    ORWO NP15 expired July 1991 developed in RO9 shot on Olympus XA.


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    AVDACES FORTVNA IVVAT

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    Rollei 35T


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    Bright lights of the Big City small village :)

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    Seasonal one from Tokyo ...


    Tokyo Bloom by amokaya, on Flickr

    Nikon F4, Velvia 50, Minolta scan, untouched.

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    I had to (over) sharpen it as the image was soft - that very fine rain here today


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    Bill, they are all at it!











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    The Dream.

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    The Ghoulish Mr Pebble


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    Nothing much remarkable about this one but a funny conversation ensued. You will note that there is some form of muesli-knitter in an orange turban cycling towards the camera with a child on her bicyle. She stopped to ask me what I was taking a photo of, clearly as an opening so that she could then get into an awkward discussion about taking her photograph etc (not uncommon here). "Well, I'm quite amused by the toilet brush hanging on that lamp-post over there" - this had the desired effect of comprehensively pissing on her bonfire and she pedalled off noticeably deflated.

    Last edited by Carlton-Browne; 15th April 2014 at 22:22. Reason: muesli, dear boy

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    Quote Originally Posted by Carlton-Browne View Post
    You will note that there is some form of museli-knitter in an orange turban cycling towards the camera with a child on her bicyle. She stopped to ask me what I was taking a photo of, clearly as an opening so that she could then get into an awkward discussion about taking her photograph etc (not uncommon here). "Well, I'm quite amused by the toilet brush hanging on that lamp-post over there" - this had the desired effect of comprehensively pissing on her bonfire and she pedalled off noticeably deflated.
    <chortle>

    Good photos of a weird thing, too.

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    Reil mist.

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    Clifton Suspension Bridge at 7am this morning.


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    I'm no photographer, but i really like this picture that i took of Pakefield Church -


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    Unconditional love... by Rabc3, on Flickr

    My very pregnant wife and one of my mad dogs!

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    Attended a lovely wedding yesterday. Loved the boy's quizzical look at my camera.

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    One from Basilica of Santa Maria Assunta in Carignano, Genoa



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    And one from the Mescite wine bar...



    Recommended in The Independent - it's a great place to start the evening with a few wines at €1 a glass !

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    Quote Originally Posted by AIDM View Post
    Unconditional love... by Rabc3, on Flickr

    My very pregnant wife and one of my mad dogs!

    Rob
    Rob, that is a lovely picture! Congrats on :-
    A. Wife.
    B. Dog.
    C. Photographic 'mood capturing' skills.

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    Michael Anderson by Noodlefish, on Flickr

    Michael Phillip Anderson (December 25, 1959 – February 1, 2003) was a United States Air Force officer and NASA astronaut, who was killed in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zelig View Post
    One from Basilica of Santa Maria Assunta in Carignano, Genoa



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    Love this shot Z - spectacular!

    Quote Originally Posted by KavKav View Post
    Rob, that is a lovely picture! Congrats on :-
    A. Wife.
    B. Dog.
    C. Photographic 'mood capturing' skills.
    Thanks mate! Not long now 'till my daughter arrives!

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    Cool

    From recent law school graduation where ceremony was in arena and afterparty was in field house.


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    My youngest enjoying the warm weather, bursting giant bubbles in a Budapest park. An element of luck with the timing, I admit.

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    Another one from Mescite bar, Genova



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    Spitfire, Lancaster, Spitfire
    Last edited by Broussard; 15th June 2014 at 21:23.

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    Untitled... by Rabc3, on Flickr

    Random enough?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AIDM View Post
    Untitled... by Rabc3, on Flickr

    Random enough?

    A fascinating insight into your domestic life.

    Somerset, you say?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Backward point View Post
    A fascinating insight into your domestic life.

    Somerset, you say?
    LOL - she is my wife, but she is also my half sister, second cousin and aunty to my brothers wife... ;) Oh, and she milks a mean sheep.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AIDM View Post
    LOL - she is my wife, but she is also my half sister, second cousin and aunty to my brothers wife... ;) Oh, and she milks a mean sheep.

    Keeps the cost of Christmas down, I suppose.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AIDM View Post
    Untitled... by Rabc3, on Flickr

    Random enough?

    Well, it looks random at first glance, but I wonder if it was just a straightforward portrait shoot, and the man behind the camera was taken with a bad attack of flatulence?

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    Quote Originally Posted by magirus View Post
    Well, it looks random at first glance, but I wonder if it was just a straightforward portrait shoot, and the man behind the camera was taken with a bad attack of flatulence?
    LOL - I bought the gas mask as a joke relating to imminent nappy changing, so you're not to far off!

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    Always watching and waiting......


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    And the king of all he observes.....


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    B&W

    Or colour ?


    z
    (BTW it's Sheffield Cathedral)

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    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
    Nice Z. Colour version wins it this time. No hassle with takin pics there? Have to go ninja in Durham Cathedral.

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