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Forum: Photos 04-06-2015, 06:03 PM
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Smile To tyro: Steam Driven

Thank you again John- It was tricky lighting and ,as there is only a narrow opening between the two sets of wheels, it was impossible to miss the light as it is the same on both sides and not enough...
Forum: Photos 04-05-2015, 06:25 PM
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Smile To tyro: Platform 1

Thank you John. I am so glad someone liked it as I really thought it was one of my better efforts. I had about given up on it when up you popped :).
Sorry I haven't posted much lately but for some...
Forum: Photos 02-03-2015, 01:34 PM
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Smile To tyro: In an English Country Garden

It is rather an oddity isn't it?
I thought your curiosity would be the answer to my question John and thank you for the effort you put in on my behalf. Poirot has very stiff competition I think. ...
Forum: Photos 01-05-2015, 12:53 PM
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To marabu61: Old Scotland Yard

Hi Daniel,
Thank you and yes, it was the headquarters of the Metropolitan Police in London until 1967.

Forum: Photos 01-01-2015, 09:38 AM
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Smile To tyro: Old and New

Thank you John and may your New Year be everything you would like it to be too.
I remember these so well from my youth and I particularly like that Merryweather fire engine on the right. Would love...
Forum: Photos 07-22-2014, 12:57 PM
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Smile To williewhistler: Lock Up

Hello Les,
Thank you for the kind words, and, yes you are right about Firefox. I have just put up IE 11 and Firefox together on screen for comparison and it displays much better in the Firefox...
Forum: Photos 07-21-2014, 01:54 PM
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Smile To tyro: Lock Up

Hello John and thank you - I thought I needed new glasses as a few of my posts have not looked so good on TE lately. Sorry about the information overload too but I couldn't make it any less.
Forum: Photos 05-12-2014, 07:31 PM
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Smile To arnie: Peace and Quiet

Hi Arnie,

Thank you for the feedback and glad you like it. As Roland says it could be sharper and I tried but it just left a blue halo around everything so I decided to leave it alone.

Forum: Photos 05-12-2014, 07:28 PM
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Smile To r_bodenschatz: Peace and Quiet

Hi Roland,

Thank you for the feedback and I agree with you it could be sharper and I did try but it left a halo around everything so thought it better to leave it this time. I could try and blame...
Forum: Photos 05-07-2014, 07:22 PM
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Smile To willperrett: Causeway

Hi Will,

Thanks for liking my post and you are right about the cyan cast. I took this through the car window and I think it may have acted as a filter but it didn't look as strong as this on my...
Forum: Photos 05-06-2014, 08:18 PM
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Smile To tyro: Vulcan

Hello John,
That is a fantastic photo you took of the Vulcan John, lovely clean lines and no clutter around it either. It is going into my favourites post haste.

I'm not surprised re the reaction...
Forum: Photos 05-05-2014, 11:15 AM
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Smile To williewhistler: Boat Sheds

Thank you Les for the kind comments. I have always loved Holy Island and these sheds are an integral part, no matter what the weather throws at them they are always enduring.
I would like to...
Forum: Photos 04-23-2014, 05:01 PM
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Views: 473
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Smile To ikeharel: Vulcan

Thank you Ike.
It is an impressive sight but unfortunately we will probably never see them fly again. The last flight was in 2013 but, due to the cost of upkeep and restoration, they are all now in...
Forum: Photos 04-22-2014, 03:51 PM
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Smile To tyro: Avro Shackleton

That's a lovely story about Miss Shilling John, I am sitting here still laughing and it is typical RAF humour.
On the subject of engine failure I do know that Dad was in a shackleton (not sure if...
Forum: Photos 03-15-2014, 10:41 PM
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Smile To tyro: Superman

Thank you for your kind words John and glad you like this shot.

I honestly do not know those two guys from Adam, I just knocked on the glass, put my camera and my thumb in the air and with a...
Forum: Photos 02-20-2014, 11:19 PM
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Smile To willperrett: Superman

Thank you Will for your kind comments on this and previous postings.

No I don't know them and took this through the window as I was walking passed the shop. The barber looks so pleased with his...
Forum: Photos 01-04-2014, 07:45 PM
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To Noel_Byrne: Smeaton's Lighthouse

Happy New Year Noel and thank you for the kind comments.

The only dry day of the Christmas holiday and the wind was quite strong which makes for the dramatic cloud and light probably. I do know...
Forum: Photos 11-24-2013, 10:34 AM
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Smile To tyro: Goodbye To Autumn

Thank you John for the kind remarks.

Yes it is a Ginko Biloba leaf lying in a puddle in the local park. Autumn has been really beautiful here this year and these really provide lovely light and...
Forum: Photos 11-01-2013, 08:34 PM
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Smile To trevormoffiet: Heavens Pointer

Hi Trevor,
Thank you for the kind comments and should tell you that the top of the spire is so close to the edge because I have a bad habit of tilting the camera as I shoot and I usually have to...
Forum: Photos 10-22-2013, 10:13 AM
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Smile To pajaran: Sombre Thoughts

Hi Paja
Thank you very much for your kind comments and the workshop. I like it a lot.
Much tidier and sharper and your time is much appreciated :)

Kind Regards

Forum: Photos 10-21-2013, 05:30 PM
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Views: 249
Posted By jester5
Smile To dta: Blakeney

Hello Denis

Thank you for kind comments and, I think you are right about that post-it is rather untidy but when I cropped it off, it made the composition seem off balance somehow, which is why I...
Forum: Photos 09-05-2013, 05:01 PM
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Views: 476
Posted By jester5
Smile To KristinsCamera: Wolf at the Door

Thank you Kristin

I know it is an odd one and quite ugly too I thought-I am quite sure you could get something a little more welcoming -maybe a pink wolf that winks: and has some beautiful...
Forum: Photos 09-05-2013, 01:00 PM
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Views: 305
Posted By jester5
Smile To tyro: The Anne of Cleves

Hi John,

Thank you for your kind comments and I do believe you would like this old place as it does make a very fine hostelry indeed:). The pork pies are delicious but I am not a beer drinker, so...
Forum: Photos 09-05-2013, 12:49 PM
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Views: 335
Posted By jester5
Smile To goodwill: St.Marys Church

Hello Rajeev,

I think you will find that is not the camera but the photographer that is the problem here.
I was trying to convey the warmth and lovely atmosphere of the church chancel which made...
Forum: Photos 09-05-2013, 12:40 PM
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Views: 263
Posted By jester5
Smile To tedesse: St. Marys Church

Hi Tadeus,

Thank you for the kind comments and I agree with you about the rather dark foreground.
I did play with this a bit to lighten it, and it looked okay, but didn't convey the atmosphere...
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