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Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« on: October 23, 2011, 05:21:26 PM »
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This week's topic is "Shakespeare"

Anything that represents a quote, a play, a sonnet or actually anything else to do with Shakespeare!


Pictures to be taken between 00.01am Monday 24th October 2011 to 23:59 Sunday 30th October 2011 .
Pictures to be posted in the entries thread no later than 23.59pm Monday 31st October 2011.
Poll will be up Tuesday 1st November 2011.
Winner to be announced Saturday 5th October 2011.

The Rules for the weekly competition are...

By entering you agree to take responsibility to
Post a topic on the Sunday following your declared win
Create an entries thread
Create a chat thread
Create a poll for that weeks comp and declare the winner on the Saturday
(if for any reason there is a problem and no subject is posted by the winner by Monday night admin will advise second place winner to post the topic asap, do the poll etc)

In case of a tie, the first entry posted wins.

Photos to be taken during the specified dates, ie Monday xx to Sunday xx

Pictures to be posted in the entries thread no later than 23.59 Monday night



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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2011, 07:50:07 PM »
Oh gees!! With my memory I will have to go looking through the bookshelves to fresh up  :-[ or google  :idea: 2B and other phrases  :legit:
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #2 on: October 27, 2011, 08:00:18 AM »
Being Dutch, I did not get a thorough grounding in this particular subject. We 'did' 'Twelfth Night' which I found excruciatingly boring, and I never got beyond that.
I do know a lot of titles, plots and famous phrases of course (as my signature shows), so I might be able to do something with that. A bit busy at the moment though, so I'll see what I can, or cannot, come up with.
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #3 on: October 27, 2011, 01:45:28 PM »
Well I have one shot in the bag that I may go with, unless another idea springs to mind.  :legit:
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2011, 03:30:49 PM »
I've hit the quotation sites looking for a) inspiration, and b) something I can actually do . .
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The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure he is one of God's children, but that as soon as he succeeds he is taken over by the Devil. H.L Mencken.

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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #5 on: October 27, 2011, 07:01:10 PM »
Nothing here yet. Apart from rain.
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #6 on: October 28, 2011, 02:02:46 PM »
Just to get things going,

A phrase



An easy one to guess  ;)

(Not sure what is happening regarding my back injuries, off to see a dr. later today; so if things go quiet do not worry to much)
« Last Edit: October 28, 2011, 02:06:44 PM by beauxreflets »
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The choices we make are rooted in reflection.

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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #7 on: October 28, 2011, 03:40:59 PM »
Kingdom and horse thingy?

Hope you'll be okay backwise! Good luck!

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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #8 on: October 28, 2011, 04:02:31 PM »
Just entered mine and I'm not altogether happy with it. May change it, if/when I get a better shot at the same subject. (Saves having to hunt for quotes again!) Bit rushed off my feet at the moment.

This is my entry:


I won't let you guess, I'll tell you: "Put money in thy purse." (Iago, Othello, Act one. Oh the blessings of the Internet!)

Have a good weekend all of you!
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #9 on: October 28, 2011, 04:07:33 PM »
Yup, the first phrase when I Go-ogled was indeed - 'A horse!, a horse, my kingdom for a horse.' - and my daughters gold horse happened to be standing nearby.

And for those interested; Shot indoors in my 'under construction' studio area, ISO 64, f/7.1, 3 sec., using a couple of shields to cast the shadows and a single moving candle flame for the fire highlight.

(Thanks R, I have not been whisked off for surgery yet but the threat is there)
« Last Edit: October 28, 2011, 05:25:21 PM by beauxreflets »
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #10 on: October 28, 2011, 08:00:43 PM »
Yup, the first phrase when I Go-ogled was indeed - 'A horse!, a horse, my kingdom for a horse.' - and my daughters gold horse happened to be standing nearby.

And for those interested; Shot indoors in my 'under construction' studio area, ISO 64, f/7.1, 3 sec., using a couple of shields to cast the shadows and a single moving candle flame for the fire highlight.

(Thanks R, I have not been whisked off for surgery yet but the threat is there)

If the surgery works, you shouldn't see it as a threat!
Good luck!
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #11 on: October 29, 2011, 11:06:35 AM »
Yup, the first phrase when I Go-ogled was indeed - 'A horse!, a horse, my kingdom for a horse.' - and my daughters gold horse happened to be standing nearby.

And for those interested; Shot indoors in my 'under construction' studio area, ISO 64, f/7.1, 3 sec., using a couple of shields to cast the shadows and a single moving candle flame for the fire highlight.

(Thanks R, I have not been whisked off for surgery yet but the threat is there)

If the surgery works, you shouldn't see it as a threat!
Good luck!

It is the 'If' bit that always worries me - but yes surgury may be the inevitable aspect  :-\

Back to the topic; I hope there will be a few more comp entries for this this weeks challenge.
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #12 on: October 29, 2011, 11:34:47 AM »
I have my idea all prepped, just need an opportunity. But I also have a rubbish back up plan.
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #13 on: October 29, 2011, 04:33:39 PM »
I have my idea all prepped, just need an opportunity. But I also have a rubbish back up plan.
Couldn't find any quotes for 'Rubbish!'  :D At least no quotes from the bard himself.
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Re: Weekly Comp. 24th to 30th October: SHAKESPEARE - CHAT
« Reply #14 on: October 30, 2011, 09:48:30 AM »
And there was me down by the Globe Theatre yesterday and not a Shakesperian character in site, only a load of tourists! :doh:

 

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