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Forum: Photos Today, 08:15 PM
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Posted By macjake
To willperrett: UK

Hi Will
yes, i will be coming to Ireland and Scotland with my gf Tosca, but i'm not sure exactly when. Probably in the summer of 2016. But I will let everyone know, as hopefully we can arrange...
Forum: Photos 06-18-2015, 01:26 PM
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Posted By macjake
To emka: Reine

Hi Malgo
I can help you out a bit with some info....

food in Lofoten is very expensive...
so here is what you do....

In Reine, there is a popular shopping store...its very small, but everyone...
Forum: Photos 06-17-2015, 07:45 PM
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Posted By macjake
To holmertz: places to visit

Hi Gert
yeah, i can see what you mean about cropping out the skyline in your shot, it was just an idea that came across my mind.

and funny you mentioned the town of Olomouc...because we were...
Forum: Photos 06-17-2015, 03:53 AM
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Posted By macjake
lofoten

Hi Malgo
Great to hear yr going to Lofoten!
I must warn you though....theres not much in the town of A.
I personally wouldnt spend much time there.
But its a good starting point to venture out to...
Forum: Photos 06-11-2015, 04:57 PM
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Posted By macjake
To worldcitizen: winter months

Hey Brenda

I've been asked that question a lot.
Its not as bad as it seems, as with almost everything in life right!

This area is protected by a natural phenominan, some sort of natural...
Forum: Photos 06-11-2015, 03:27 PM
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Posted By macjake
To ikeharel: Conflicts

Hi Ike
I enjoy our conversations around this topic.

I guess what I meant was me LIVING in a country with such conflict, living in a country is much different than just traveling there for 2...
Forum: Photos 06-10-2015, 01:16 PM
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Posted By macjake
To emka: getting around Lofoten

Hi Malgo
its almost impossible to get around Lofoten without a rental car.

Yes, you COULD take a bus, but you will be waiting for long long long long hours as there are so few people living in...
Forum: Photos 06-09-2015, 05:34 PM
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Posted By macjake
Brno

Hi Gert
Great to hear from you.
So you're in Brno!!!! Its funny how Tosca didnt like it there but i really really enjoyed the city and its small town feel.

Looking forward to seeing yr shots...
Forum: Photos 06-08-2015, 04:22 PM
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Posted By macjake
To tyro: comparison

Hey John
haha...great note about comparing the photo to the weather houses - and in a funny sort of way they DO look alike don't they! :)

going to head out, its a beautiful day here in Vancouver!...
Forum: Photos 06-02-2015, 01:14 PM
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Posted By macjake
To delpeoples: age, Viagra, Boob Implants

Hi Lisa
now that's a good one!
I guess in real life though, it doesn't matter if you're 18 or 81, sex and intimacy is still an important aspect of daily life!

I have another story for you...
...
Forum: Photos 06-01-2015, 07:54 PM
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Posted By macjake
To tyro: email

hi John
yes, i received the email.
thanks John.
I just havn't had the time to get back to you yet, but of course i will :)

you've given me alot to think about, thats why i havn't sent you a...
Forum: Photos 05-31-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By macjake
To delpeoples: 1000

Hey Lisa
thanks as always :)
You're certainly in that group of friends I mentioned.

Can't wait to meet you in person one of these days :)
Just remember, I don't hold my alcohol very well
lol
...
Forum: Photos 05-23-2015, 05:49 AM
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Posted By macjake
To delpeoples: thank you!

Hi Lisa
THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

yes, I wish I could show you this on my laptop!
its very crisp and clear....then I post it here and its a little blurry...whats with that?

sigh...so...
Forum: Photos 05-22-2015, 09:26 PM
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Posted By macjake
To delpeoples: skyscrapers

Hi Lisa
yeah...no skyscrapers here! Didn't matter how long I looked for them, they weren't about to sprout up anywhere!

But I do enjoy this type of location too, so don't get me wrong.
its...
Forum: Photos 05-20-2015, 09:30 AM
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Posted By macjake
To jcpix: IG

Hey Jason
long time no see or chat!

I havn't posted any shots on IG in a few days, I guess I should get back at it before i stay away too long.

can you believe it that i'm only 25% of the way...
Forum: Photos 05-14-2015, 04:21 PM
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Posted By macjake
To marabu61: Iceland vs Norway

Hi Daniel
ah yes, the Million dollar question....

which do I prefer, Lofoten or Iceland....its kind of like asking would you rather drive a Lamborghini or Ferrari - I want to drive both!
...
Forum: Photos 05-14-2015, 04:16 PM
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Posted By macjake
To holmertz: Balat

Hi Gert
yup, very similar to Balat in many ways, also very different in many ways.
and you're also right about it being a bit dark.

I'm having trouble with my new laptop. I bought a new laptop...
Forum: Photos 05-12-2015, 02:20 PM
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Views: 56
Posted By macjake
weather

Hi Gert
Oh we were not as lucky as you think! We were in Bergen for 3 days, and this blue sky you see was there for only a few hours. Perhaps 4-5 hours only, otherwise it was raining, hailing,...
Forum: Photos 05-10-2015, 09:55 PM
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Views: 57
Posted By macjake
To willperrett: colors

Hi Will

thanks for your comments here, always appreciated.
you asked about the colors, if they're real.

I can guarantee you 100% they are real. I didn't add any color saturation or added...
Forum: Photos 05-08-2015, 12:58 AM
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Views: 48
Posted By macjake
To Royaldevon: accomodation

Hi Bev
thanks for your reply, its always fun to read your comments.

as for booking places to stay, there' is NO need to pre-book anything, at least that's my opinion.

we had no problem finding...
Forum: Photos 05-05-2015, 07:55 AM
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Views: 68
Posted By macjake
To tyro: family guy

Hey John
a FAMILY GUY reference?????????????
thats awesome.

i would never have thought you'd be into that show.
its actually my favorite tv show.
and yes, Brian and Stewie are a wonderful pair...
Forum: Photos 05-02-2015, 05:03 PM
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Views: 67
Posted By macjake
To Wanda1: I Agree

Hi Wanda
great to hear from you!

Andre was telling me about how the both of you loved India so much, and now having been there I can see why. lovely people and its such an emotional roller...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By macjake
you bet

Hey Andre
part of the problem with online commenting is losing some of the meaning...don't you think?

its sometimes hard to read between the lines!

I never once thought your critique was...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2015, 02:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 116
Posted By macjake
To InasiaJones: critique

Hi Andre
great to hear from you, its not too often that you're on TE anymore!

Tosca and I have been to poverty stricken countries before, so that wasn't at all a surprise or a shock - but I guess...
Forum: Photos 04-29-2015, 05:05 PM
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Posted By macjake
To holmertz: Disagree

Hey Gert

I have to disagree, while also saying I completely understand what you're saying as well.

The wide angle lens is just doing what its suppose to do I guess...it shows the entire scene,...
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