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Offline ABERS

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THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« on: January 02, 2010, 07:48:06 AM »
It's been said many times what a wonderful pastime/hobby photography is. Apart from the wonder you feel when looking at a particularly pleasing image, have you considered all the other wonders that are involved with it's practise. Just a few spring to mind.

No Comments - I WONDER why I bother?

Can't get it as I want it - I WONDER why?

That's not how I saw it - I WONDER should I have moved to the right a bit?

That's a prizewinner!? - I WONDER what the judges saw in that?

Strange image - I WONDER if the author saw it like that?

Shall I tone it? - I WONDER if it will imporove it?

I just WONDER if there are any more 'WONDERS' you experience? :-\






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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2010, 09:24:33 AM »
I Wonder how i didn't see 'that' angle?
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I Wonder how i missed 'that' shot?

And i wonder those thoughts every time i've been out on a photo shoot or meet with other photographers and see the pictures they have produced!

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2010, 10:58:02 AM »
I wonder why things happen when someone is talking to you whereas, during the other four hours or so nothing does?  :'(

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2010, 11:47:18 AM »
I WONDER what I should sell to buy the lenses I lust after  :doh:  :beer:

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2010, 12:26:55 PM »
As Samuel Johnson once quoted "All wonder is the effect of novelty on ignorance".

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2010, 12:30:50 PM »
deep  ???

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #6 on: January 05, 2010, 09:28:50 PM »
I sometimes wonder about the darkroom. ;)

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #7 on: January 05, 2010, 09:36:27 PM »
I wonder why I always seem to miss THE shot.
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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2010, 05:07:28 PM »
I wondered lonely as a cloud......

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #9 on: January 06, 2010, 11:10:48 PM »
I wonder why interesting things happen around me when I don't have my camera handy but don't happen when I do? ::)
And more, much more than this, I did it my way
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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #10 on: January 07, 2010, 07:46:56 AM »
It's called 'togs law'
If you want a photo free time - carry a camera. If you want to spend all your time cursing at missed shots - don't carry a camera  :tup:

Happens to all of us would be photographers!  ;D

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #11 on: January 07, 2010, 12:50:00 PM »
Good thread !

I always wonder how the dog's tail is always in the corner of my landscape shots so that I HAVE to crop in post.
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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #12 on: January 07, 2010, 01:09:25 PM »
Good thread !

I always wonder how the dog's tail is always in the corner of my landscape shots so that I HAVE to crop in post.

The dog knows what it is doing!  ;D ;D

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #13 on: January 07, 2010, 05:05:08 PM »
Good thread !

I always wonder how the dog's tail is always in the corner of my landscape shots so that I HAVE to crop in post.

The dog knows what it is doing!  ;D ;D

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Re: THE MANY WONDERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
« Reply #14 on: January 09, 2010, 11:37:53 AM »
Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer - and often the supreme disappointment. - Ansel Adams,

 

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