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Canon DLSR Speed Challenge #224 - ENTRANCES

 
teekay
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Jan 21, 2012 11:36 |  #1

Canon DLSR Speed Challenge #224 - ENTRANCES

Whatever your interpretation of an entrance is, except please no childbirth or newborn shots - I'm really not into baby judging.:confused:

This challenge begins when posted, and will end at 12:00 noon PST, Sunday January 29, 2012. Winner of this challenge will be announced shortly thereafter.

Standard Rules apply:
Photo Submissions:

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 visit 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. Keep it clean, and both Family and Work-safe.
8. Have questions, PM me.
9. 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 - 12:00 noon PST, Sunday January 29th, 2012.
* Winner from this competition decides the theme of the next one (and judges it for a winner) after this competition is closed.

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airfrogusmc
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Jan 22, 2012 11:34 |  #2

Neptune's Gate

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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D
Flash Used: No
Focal Length: 85.0mm
Exposure Time: 1/100
Aperture: f/8.0
ISO Equiv.: 100
Exposure: Manual
Metering Mode: Spot
Whitebalance: Manual



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Jason ­ C
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Jan 22, 2012 14:54 as a reply to airfrogusmc's post |  #3

221

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40D
17-85
1/160th sec
f/11
fl=26mm
iso 160
21 April 2009


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Maureen ­ Souza
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Jan 22, 2012 16:16 as a reply to Jason C's post |  #4

Scotty's Castle

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5DII
24-70 lens at 30mm
1/60f/8
ISO 100

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Jan 22, 2012 16:22 |  #5

"Loadin' up"

Camera Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Exposure 0.001 sec (1/1000)
Aperture f/3.5
Focal Length 18 mm
ISO Speed 200

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Canon + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS kit | 55mm-250mm f/4-5.6 IS, 50mm f/1.8 | 10-22mm EFS

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Jan 22, 2012 16:38 |  #6

Savannah Entrances

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50D
Canon 10-22 @ 11mm
ISO100
F9.5
1/10

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Jan 22, 2012 17:16 |  #7

Entrance to the Door of No Return for the Slaves of Senegal

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7D
f6.3
32 mm
ISO 200
1/125

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7D, 17-40 1:4 L, 70-300 1:4-5.6 L, 50mm 1:1.8
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Jan 23, 2012 06:37 as a reply to MSJGD's post |  #8

The Sun Makes Its Entrance

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Taken 20th Jan 2012 @7.51am
Canon 7D
Canon 15-85mm@15mm
f13
ISO100
Three exposures of 1/8, 1/3 and 1sec (1.5 bracket)

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Jan 23, 2012 14:05 as a reply to PINNACLE's post |  #9

210 Forest Ave. Oak Park, IL

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7D: 1/80s, f/3.2, ISO100, 45mm (35mm eq:72mm)

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Jan 24, 2012 08:35 |  #10

Train Entrance

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Technical Details for
Train Entrance

Camera - Canon EOS 40D
Film / Media - SanDisk Ultra II 2.0GB
Lens - Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5
Shooting Mode - Manual
Tv( Shutter Speed ) - 1/60th sec
Av( Aperture Value ) - F/11
Metering Mode - Spot
ISO Speed - 100
Focal Length - 10mm
Flash - Off
White Balance - Daylight
AF Mode - One-Shot AF
Color Space - sRGB
Camera set to Jpeg

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Jan 24, 2012 09:10 as a reply to John_B's post |  #11

Enter the Park

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Canon 1D Mk II N
Canon 70-300 L IS @ 70mm
ISO 250
1/40th sec, f/22



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Jan 29, 2012 14:13 as a reply to N.V.M.'s post |  #12

RESULTS!

Thanks, everyone, for posting such interesting interpretations of the theme - all winners in their own way!

Some of the entrances themselves were more impressive than others (e.g. Maureen, Allen) and some were intriguing and led me to wonder what was behind them (Jason, Jean-Guy, Kevan).

LJG's entry was a nice shot of multiple entries, a couple were maybe pushing the definition (Pinnacle's sunrise and Goodysgotacuda's HDR cruise ships), and I would have liked to see John_B's train door not so dominated by border, signature and title (which, incidentally, should be on the subject line).

NVM's entrance to what I'm sure is that park in Vancouver's Chinatown makes me wish I could return there and shoot for a whole day - a unique and truly beautiful place.


In the end, I chose the one I'd hang on the wall if it were mine, so...

The winners are:

FIRST: Jason_C's "221". Please let us know what is through that curving, slightly scary entrance with its faded graffiti. A slum? Back door of a palace? Detention centre?

SECOND: Kevan's "210 Forest Ave". A classy facade indeed - your house?;)

THIRD: MSJGD's slave entrance (although I'd love to see it without that heavy border and title)

Over to you, Jason!




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Jan 29, 2012 22:21 |  #13

Fun topic,teekay; way to go, Jason. I think what I liked most about your photograph is the shadow that looms about the numbers.

My image was taken while traveling in the Midwest, from St. Louis to Chicago. We made a couple stops along the way to pay our respects to some FLW structures, this being one.


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airfrogusmc
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Jan 29, 2012 22:26 as a reply to Kevan's post |  #14

Great job Jason...

My fav of the week too.

Congrats to Kevan and MSJGD




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airfrogusmc
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Jan 29, 2012 22:27 |  #15

Kevan wrote in post #13791953external link
Fun topic,teekay; way to go, Jason. I think what I liked most about your photograph is the shadow that looms about the numbers.

My image was taken while traveling in the Midwest, from St. Louis to Chicago. We made a couple stops along the way to pay our respects to some FLW structures, this being one.

Not far from where I live ;)




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