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Oct 17, 2004 18:30 |  #1

I spent the day roaming Lake Winnepesauke in New Hampshire today. I thought this scene was kinda cool. I wouldn't have minded if the "station" were smaller in the picture, but that wasn't happening. What do you think?

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Sorry about the big size. I compressed it to a decent size but thought it looked like poo, so I said the heck with it and gave fair warning.

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Oct 17, 2004 19:06 |  #2

And you said you didn't like landscapes. That is a great image. I like the way that Texaco sign jumps right out at you.

Great job. Looks like your weather was condusive to shooting this weekend.


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Oct 17, 2004 19:23 |  #3

Lovely colors and detail in that photo. I like the composition, yes maybe the house could be smaller, but it's great just the same.

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Oct 17, 2004 23:51 |  #4

<----looks at username beside photo, looks at photo, looks again ?! ?

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Very nice photo!

Iv seen lots of Marina's, and lots of dockside fuel stations, but nothing like that! Very cool.


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Oct 18, 2004 00:02 |  #5




that's a beautiful shot .
lovely composition and autumn colours

I love the unusual look of it all

the size of the picture is fine
smaller then most ?!


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Oct 18, 2004 05:41 |  #6

Great shot! I really like it, course I'm a kind of a landscape type of guy :lol: :lol: By the way what was the price at the pump, could ya back up a and fill up. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


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Oct 18, 2004 05:51 |  #7

That's a lovely picture.

I'm more impressed with the fact that you can spell Winnepesauke


I can't.


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Oct 18, 2004 06:03 |  #8

Beautiful colours.
That would make a great print!


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Oct 18, 2004 06:12 |  #9

ssim wrote:
And you said you didn't like landscapes.

No, I said that I can't *do* landscapes. Give me something interesting and I can take a shot, but there's no promise that I'll still manage to capture the interest.

My real problem is *seeing* interesting things. A real landscape photographer would probably fill 3 gig cards while I was busy scratching my head looking for interesting stuff. But I'll keep trying.


Thanks folks! There's hope for me yet....


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Oct 18, 2004 10:43 |  #10

:D I've looked at your beautiful shot three times now and can't find the Birds :D HeHe

I'm sure they're there somewhere :!: :!: :!:

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