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This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of 29 Oct to be featured on the main site. This contest should showcase your best quality work, demonstrating at least moderate skill with a camera and a general understanding of the artistic aspects of photography. Remember, the selected photo will be displayed on our main site header for a week. Submit something that you and the members of our site will want to look at and admire for seven days!  This contest is for the community to choose what they LIKE (not what they dislike), with the most liked being displayed on the main site header for a week. 

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Last Daylight

Last Daylight

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18
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Top of the Rock, NYC

Top of the Rock, NYC

Larger version

16
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Foggy morning

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Camera: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 13mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4 sec
Aperture: f/13

11
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Fall is Falling

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8
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Lonesome

Standing tall and alone

Larger version

7
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Sunrise at Navy Pier

Sunrise at Navy Pier

Nikon D7000 + 10-24 DX at 10mm
2 minutes, f/13, ISO 100
LEE Big Stopper, Lee 3 Stop ND Grad
  • I really like Lake Point Towers in this shot. Nice work! – dpollitt Oct 28 '12 at 16:30
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Lazy Daisy

A daisy
One daisy in thousands
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Camera: Canon EOS 550D
Lens: Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG macro
Shutter: 1/800 sec
Aperture: f/2.8
ISO: 100

3
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Penny Farthing

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Vintage "Penny Farthing" bicycle.

f/1.8, 75 mm, 1/30s.

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Stored in "Dropbox". Opening with Chrome return an ~= 2 mp image. Saving to disk and opening returns the full 12 mp image. In the latter you get the marvellously ancient feel of the pedal metal.

3
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3
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Cloud Set

Cloud Set

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2
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Saas-Fee Vista

Saas-Fee Vista

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2
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Crouching Cat Hidden Dragon [The dragon is hidden :P ]

Crouching Cat Hidden Dragon

Canon PowerShot A3100 IS
f/5.6
ISO 400

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Beauty in the Weed

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