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POTN #486 -- Things Nearby

 
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Sep 01, 2017 06:48 |  #1

The theme for this challenge is THINGS NEARBY. The topic includes things readily at hand that you may use or see each day, places you may frequent, or just about anything in or around your neighborhood.

To submit an entry, click Post Reply and put your photo name and camera model in the Subject line, or in the body text of your entry.

Post until Tuesday at 12 noon GMT, Sep 5, 2017.
Voting starts Tuesday at 12 noon GMT, Sep 5, 2017.
Vote until Thursday midnight GMT, Sep 7, 2017.

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Photo Submissions:

1. Camera -- Any Canon PowerShot Series Camera (SD-series, ELPH, IXUS, SX-series, D-series, A-series, S1/2, & S-series only ... No Pro 1's or G-Series!!!)
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 -- Photos must be no larger than 1280 pixels on the longest side, with NO BORDERS.
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 title optional.
*Camera model.
*EXIF data, if you like.
6. Commenting:
*No commenting on photos by anyone, including the photographer until voting is closed.
*Once the winners are declared, photographers can add comments to their images and everyone is invited to discuss.
7. Photo Display -- Photos must appear in this thread to be eligible.
8. Hosting & Resizing -- If you need assistance readying your image for entry, please PM either a moderator, or the person running this week's challenge.

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*The person running this week's contest breaks any tie.
*New Topic ... Posted as soon as possible after winning.
*Posting Starts ... Right after topic is announced.
*Winner's Announcement ... As soon as possible after voting closes.
*Winner chooses new contest topic and starts the next challenge as soon as possible.


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Sep 03, 2017 06:34 |  #2

Flowers are always nearby in our neighborhood and ready to be photographed -- SX50

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Sep 04, 2017 13:06 |  #3

SX700hs - The lake is nearby and that's why I live here!

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Sep 04, 2017 19:53 |  #4

Around here, there is ALWAYS a cat nearby. Usually more than one...usually a lot more! Here are two of our herd, Diego and Saber. SX50

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Sep 05, 2017 06:56 |  #5

Time to vote:

1- OhioHick
2- Elfieh


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Sep 05, 2017 08:48 |  #6

1- OldCrow
2- Elfieh
3- OhioHick


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Sep 05, 2017 10:02 |  #7

1 OhioHick
2 elfieh
3 OldCrow


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Sep 06, 2017 07:34 |  #8

1) OhioHick
2) OldCrow
3) elfieh


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Sep 06, 2017 08:04 |  #9

1. elfieh
2. OldCrow


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Sep 07, 2017 18:08 |  #10

And the results are close:

1 - elfie [11]

2 - OhioHick [10]

3 - OldCrow [8]

Congratulations elfieh and OhioHick. Nice photos.

It's all yours Elfie.


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Sep 08, 2017 08:20 |  #11

Well done. A small set of images but what a wide variety of interpretations. Great subject, Don!

Congrats on the win, elfieh! I understand why you live there as well! :-)


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Sep 08, 2017 14:04 |  #12

Sorry, I forgot to check last night - thank you for your votes!

Congratulations to OhioHick and OldCrow!

I better figure something for the next one!

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