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25th of February 2009 (Wed), 09:26
Canon DSLR Speed Challenge #89 -
Post your urban shots: Streetscapes, alleys, storefronts, commuting, daily urban life. The sky is the limit, just be creative and have fun!
Standard Rules apply:
1. Camera - Any Canon DSLR Camera
2. Time - any on-topic photo taken at any time is eligible, although photos that have won other competitions should NOT be entered.
3. Size - Please see the Image posting rules.
4. Post-Processing - do whatever you like and the host will decide if it works.
5. Posting - * ONE PHOTO per photographer in each challenge.* Photo Name in the message subject line.* Camera model & lens used.* Notes -- post brief EXIF data including ISO, shutter speed and aperture used.
6. Commenting - No commenting during challenge. When the posting is closed and a winner has been declared, comments can be made in this thread.
7. Have FUN!
One challenge every week, on the following schedule:
* New Topic - After winner is declared.
* Posting Starts - Right after topic is announced.
* Posting Ends - 10:00 p.m. Central Time Wednesday March 4th, 2009.
* Winner from this competition decides the theme of the next one (and judges it for a winner) after this competition is closed.
Link to Previous winners (http://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthread.php?t=299375)
25th of February 2009 (Wed), 18:49
EF 24-105 f/4L IS
1/320s f/8.0 at 55.0mm iso800
25th of February 2009 (Wed), 19:18
18-55mm @ 18mm
1/13 sec (hand held)
25th of February 2009 (Wed), 19:59
1/125 at f/2.8
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 12:30
"Do I have enough?"
85mm @ f/1.2
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 12:36
Camera Model: Canon EOS 20D
Date/Time: 2008:08:13 13:10:02
Resolution: 800 x 533
Flash Used: No
Focal Length: 24.0mm (35mm equivalent: 38mm...
CCD Width: 22.48mm
Exposure Time: 0.0056 s (1/180)
ISO Equiv.: 800
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 14:16
Canon XTi + Tokina 12-24mm @ 14mm
ISO @ 100
Aperture @ f/5.6
Shutter Speed @ 1/13sec
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 16:19
Taking a Stroll
Canon Rebel XS
18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Taken @ 18mm, ISO 400, f/3.5, 1/4 sec, handheld
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 16:58
for Urban Liberty
Camera - Canon EOS 5D
Film / Media - SanDisk Ultra II 2.0GB
Lens - Canon EF 28-105mm f/3.5-4.5
Shooting Mode - Manual
Tv( Shutter Speed ) - 1/500th sec
Av( Aperture Value ) - F/5.6
Metering Mode - Spot
ISO Speed - 200
Focal Length - 48mm
Flash - Off
White Balance - Daylight
AF Mode - One-Shot AF
Color Space - sRGB
Camera set to Jpeg
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 17:31
Chicago, IL - Michigan Ave. Skyline
1D MkIII, 24-70L @ 24mm, Circular Polarizer
26th of February 2009 (Thu), 18:52
40D + 17-85 IS
27th of February 2009 (Fri), 22:56
Urban life, Amsterdam
2nd of March 2009 (Mon), 13:51
I can't find the EXIF but it was my 1Dsmk2 and 100-400
I'll find it and post it when I get home
2nd of March 2009 (Mon), 14:11
Shopping in Cairo
2nd of March 2009 (Mon), 21:02
"New vs. Old"
3rd of March 2009 (Tue), 22:50
"No Yuppies Please."
4th of March 2009 (Wed), 21:37
EF-S 10-22 @ 10mm
PP done in Photoshop CS3
4th of March 2009 (Wed), 22:24
Canon 20D, Canon 17x85mm, 1/160 sec, f8.0 iso400
4th of March 2009 (Wed), 23:29
Challenge closed. Winner will be posted shortly.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 00:47
I enjoyed the different interpretations on the "urban" theme and varying degrees of hustle & bustle (some are quite serene)
3rd place, thatkatmat: Matt, you always astound me with your processing. You can just feel the hubbub of activity around these guys while they are enjoying the meal.
2nd place, hawkeye60: I love the vibrant colors on this "corner store". These guys are probably shooting the breeze just like in any corner of a big city.
1st place, Cuypers1807: Great shot! And the title is apt. Big city meets country charm. Those Segways are everywhere aren't they? I hope he's not about to give the horse a ticket...
Congratulations to our winners! Thanks for playing everyone.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 01:06
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 01:18
great shots everyone...congrats to the 3 winners!
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 01:20
Great work everyone, looking forward to the next challenge!
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 07:12
YEE HAW! I had to read it 3 times to confirm I wasn't dreaming. Thanks Ed! You have made my day! Congrats to other winners.
I will post the new theme soon.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 07:18
Congrats Cuypers1807 :)
and congrats to all... as they all were great ;)
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 07:34
Great choices Ed. Those would probably have been my 3 picks as well. I enjoyed seeing everyone's interpretation of the theme.
Mike, were those some kind of bubbles in a celebration in Helen? I guess those are eco-friendly now.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 08:26
As far as I know they are bubbling every weekend...
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 08:43
As far as I know they are bubbling every weekend...
Really?? I guess I need to get back up there and visit Helen more often. Is there a reason they do that?
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 09:27
Just to catch your attention I guess.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 09:43
Congratulations Joby and the other winners!
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 10:05
Good choices Ed and congrats to the winners.....
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 10:09
Good choice. Congratulations to the winners.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 10:10
Good stuff, congrats to the winners, and happy to play!
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 10:52
Wow, thanks ED, I think like most here, I'm a big fan of your processing too.
5th of March 2009 (Thu), 14:29
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