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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3480 on: May 09, 2015, 08:28:47 PM »
Spent all afternoon celebrating VE70. Met loads of friendly, and interesting people, from D Day veterans to lovely old ladies who still know how to swing! (In the 'old fashioned' dance way!)



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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3481 on: May 10, 2015, 06:29:13 PM »
My daughters Cruise ship finally left Southampton today, two days late, after having broken down in a Norwegion fjiord on Wednesday. God help P & O when my son in law submits his compensation claim :-*

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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3482 on: May 15, 2015, 03:52:24 PM »
eBay. I found a bass guitar I have been searching for for ages. Bought it. It's wonderful.
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3483 on: May 16, 2015, 11:48:02 AM »
eBay. I found a bass guitar I have been searching for for ages. Bought it. It's wonderful.

  I've made a couple of cigar box guitars and have a hankering to make a "Cigar box" bass.
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3484 on: May 16, 2015, 12:55:07 PM »
eBay. I found a bass guitar I have been searching for for ages. Bought it. It's wonderful.

  I've made a couple of cigar box guitars and have a hankering to make a "Cigar box" bass.

And sell it to Howard?
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3485 on: May 16, 2015, 09:40:43 PM »
eBay. I found a bass guitar I have been searching for for ages. Bought it. It's wonderful.

  I've made a couple of cigar box guitars and have a hankering to make a "Cigar box" bass.

And sell it to Howard?

For lots and lots of money!  :D :D :D

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« Reply #3486 on: May 17, 2015, 07:55:22 AM »
eBay. I found a bass guitar I have been searching for for ages. Bought it. It's wonderful.

  I've made a couple of cigar box guitars and have a hankering to make a "Cigar box" bass.

And sell it to Howard?

For lots and lots of money!  :D :D :D
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3487 on: May 17, 2015, 11:37:39 AM »
My daughters Cruise ship finally left Southampton today, two days late, after having broken down in a Norwegion fjiord on Wednesday. God help P & O when my son in law submits his compensation claim :-*

On the bright side, she wasn't stuck ON it in the fjiord. Like those poor sods last year stuck on a broken down cruise ship in the middle of the gulf of Mexico.
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3488 on: May 29, 2015, 08:50:49 AM »
 Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3489 on: May 29, 2015, 11:15:18 AM »
Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.

Sounds nice. We can expect lots of lovely Post Card shots on Monday? :)
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« Reply #3490 on: June 01, 2015, 07:13:54 PM »
Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.

Sounds nice. We can expect lots of lovely Post Card shots on Monday? :)

If only. Saturday was the one day with great weather, and my camera battery had almost emptied itself overnight. I must have switched it on when I put the camera in the bag. And no, I still do not have a spare battery.

Sunday morning it was bucketing down, so we decided to visit Osborne House. Great photo opportunity I thought, but no: not photography. People even had to switch off their mobile phones. There were plenty of 'guards' so no sneaky shots either.

Daughter hates me taking photographs, as I take photos of everything! I try to accommodate her feelings, so shooting when she's around, is not an undiluted pleasure.

I haven't seen the pictures I took yet, but if there are any Post Card shots, I'll upload a few, once I've got round to editing.
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3491 on: June 01, 2015, 07:49:44 PM »
Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.

Sounds nice. We can expect lots of lovely Post Card shots on Monday? :)

If only. Saturday was the one day with great weather, and my camera battery had almost emptied itself overnight. I must have switched it on when I put the camera in the bag. And no, I still do not have a spare battery.

Sunday morning it was bucketing down, so we decided to visit Osborne House. Great photo opportunity I thought, but no: not photography. People even had to switch off their mobile phones. There were plenty of 'guards' so no sneaky shots either.

Daughter hates me taking photographs, as I take photos of everything! I try to accommodate her feelings, so shooting when she's around, is not an undiluted pleasure.

I haven't seen the pictures I took yet, but if there are any Post Card shots, I'll upload a few, once I've got round to editing.

Too bad about the battery. I understand the feeling of unexpected obstacles. I went out to my local botannical garden and was about a half hour into enjoying the lilacs when my camera's shutter locked up. I wasn't able to figure out a fix until I got home and had access to the internet. Camera's fine now.

My family have been exposed to my photography for 40 yrs. They know it's what gets me walking about. The only exercise I get these days. Sorry to hear your daughter's not in tune.
And more, much more than this, I did it my way
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3492 on: June 01, 2015, 08:22:56 PM »
Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.

Sounds nice. We can expect lots of lovely Post Card shots on Monday? :)

If only. Saturday was the one day with great weather, and my camera battery had almost emptied itself overnight. I must have switched it on when I put the camera in the bag. And no, I still do not have a spare battery.

Sunday morning it was bucketing down, so we decided to visit Osborne House. Great photo opportunity I thought, but no: not photography. People even had to switch off their mobile phones. There were plenty of 'guards' so no sneaky shots either.

Daughter hates me taking photographs, as I take photos of everything! I try to accommodate her feelings, so shooting when she's around, is not an undiluted pleasure.

I haven't seen the pictures I took yet, but if there are any Post Card shots, I'll upload a few, once I've got round to editing.

Too bad about the battery. I understand the feeling of unexpected obstacles. I went out to my local botannical garden and was about a half hour into enjoying the lilacs when my camera's shutter locked up. I wasn't able to figure out a fix until I got home and had access to the internet. Camera's fine now.

My family have been exposed to my photography for 40 yrs. They know it's what gets me walking about. The only exercise I get these days. Sorry to hear your daughter's not in tune.

So you don't have a smart phone either, otherwise you could have googled the shutter question there and then.

No, sadly Daughter is not in tune.
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3493 on: June 01, 2015, 08:28:59 PM »
Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.

Sounds nice. We can expect lots of lovely Post Card shots on Monday? :)

If only. Saturday was the one day with great weather, and my camera battery had almost emptied itself overnight. I must have switched it on when I put the camera in the bag. And no, I still do not have a spare battery.

Sunday morning it was bucketing down, so we decided to visit Osborne House. Great photo opportunity I thought, but no: not photography. People even had to switch off their mobile phones. There were plenty of 'guards' so no sneaky shots either.

Daughter hates me taking photographs, as I take photos of everything! I try to accommodate her feelings, so shooting when she's around, is not an undiluted pleasure.

I haven't seen the pictures I took yet, but if there are any Post Card shots, I'll upload a few, once I've got round to editing.

Too bad about the battery. I understand the feeling of unexpected obstacles. I went out to my local botannical garden and was about a half hour into enjoying the lilacs when my camera's shutter locked up. I wasn't able to figure out a fix until I got home and had access to the internet. Camera's fine now.

My family have been exposed to my photography for 40 yrs. They know it's what gets me walking about. The only exercise I get these days. Sorry to hear your daughter's not in tune.

So you don't have a smart phone either, otherwise you could have googled the shutter question there and then.

No, sadly Daughter is not in tune.

I do have a smart phone, but internet access is spotty at best. :'(
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Re: What made you feel good today
« Reply #3494 on: June 01, 2015, 09:29:51 PM »
Daughter and I are off to the Isle of Wight today, for a long weekend.

Sounds nice. We can expect lots of lovely Post Card shots on Monday? :)

If only. Saturday was the one day with great weather, and my camera battery had almost emptied itself overnight. I must have switched it on when I put the camera in the bag. And no, I still do not have a spare battery.


After forgetting to recharge my one battery on the D200 I started buying a spare battery when I brought a new camera. Unlike the other cameras you could switch off the D200, leave it for a minute, turn back on and take another photo. Doing this allowed me to take another twenty shots. It's never worked with any other battery model.  ???
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