Any Shutterbugs

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  1. lukin2006

    lukin2006 Well-Known Member

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    I am an amateur photographer. I thought it'd be nice for us shutterbugs to have a place to share our photos.

    This is one of my favourites...

    Everglades National Park, December 2009.


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    Same fellow, no zoom.
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  2. YosemiteSam

    YosemiteSam Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    I used to do a lot of Astrophotography, but time has been an issue since I moved.

    I haven't taken any in a while.
     
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  3. jsb357

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  4. lukin2006

    lukin2006 Well-Known Member

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    I like Astrophotography. I hope you post a pic or 2. I love seeing other people's talents.
     
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  5. lukin2006

    lukin2006 Well-Known Member

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    Nice pics. My best shots are of animals or landscape.
     
  6. YosemiteSam

    YosemiteSam Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    These are the two best ones I've ever taken. I took both of them from the dark skies in New Mexico. (don't get skies like that in the suburbs of New York City...)

    This is M31, or the Andromeda Galaxy.

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    This is M45, or The Pleiades aka The Seven Sisters.

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  7. jsb357

    jsb357 Well-Known Member

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    Same here...
     
  8. jsb357

    jsb357 Well-Known Member

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    Not a shutterbug and not by any stretch a photographer.

    I run about 150:1 shot to good shot ratio.

    But I do like to take pictures.

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  9. Chrispierce

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    Yeah.taking pics is fun. I used to use a digital cannon. Then did a stop motion project (which took about a week) and ended up throwing down the camera in frustration. Oh my gosh....what the hell was I thinking. That is the most difficult and frustrating thing you can do in film,without using motion control. Just one missed frame,and you have to start over from begining. Haven’t shot since,and I really took some cool photos. It’s a lot of fun. Always had that feeling of stealing a cookie out of the jar. Now,I just take photos with my iPhone,and don’t really care.
     
  10. lukin2006

    lukin2006 Well-Known Member

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    Wow. Those excellent pictures.
     
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  11. SlammedZero

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    Lunkin, your pics aren't coming up for me. Anybody else having this issue?

    Also, my brother-in-law does Astrophotgraphy and is really good at it. If I can get a hold of some of his work I will post it.

    I'm not a photographer by any stretch of the imagination but it has always kind of interested me. I love a good photo. I feel like I have taken some decent photos in my day but I always get lost in the post-editing part of it.
     

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