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Offline Shawn Gossman

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Howdy folks :)
« on: March 09, 2012, 12:38:42 AM »
Howdy all,

My name is Shawn. I am a 27 year old male and I live in southern Illinois. I joined after finding this forum from a forum I run :) I also joined because I am a newbie DSLR user and may need to lurk around and ask questions here and there :D

I own a Nikon D3100 DSLR and I like it a lot. I use it for my true passion, chasing storms and tornadoes :)

Thanks for having me!



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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2012, 07:09:58 AM »
Welcome Shawn.

Chasing storms - rather you than me. Some of the recent ones have been pretty violent.
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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2012, 07:20:20 AM »
   Hi and welcome.
                            Iv'e seen those storm chaseing programes on tv, and I suspect you have to be a little bit bonkers.
                            Not much opportunity for storm chaseing over here in the UK (We tend to wait for the storms to come to us!).
                            Anyway, welcome and let's see some pics.
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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2012, 07:55:53 AM »
Hi Shawn, and welcome to CC.  Finally managed to get you on here.  :tup:

I'm sure the guys will help you with any questions you have.  There's quite a few Nikon users on here.   ;)
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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2012, 08:05:00 AM »
Welcome to CC Shawn.

Hope we get to see some of your storm pictures  :tup:
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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2012, 09:22:47 AM »
Welcome Shawn.  :tup:

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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #6 on: March 09, 2012, 06:58:33 PM »
Thanks for the welcome folks :) I have owned my Nikon for a few weeks now but haven't really had a chance to play with it. Soon I imagine though I will have some good photos :)

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« Reply #7 on: March 09, 2012, 09:35:57 PM »
Hi Shawn! Welcome to the site and I'm another one looking forward to seeing the storm pictures :beer:
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« Reply #8 on: March 09, 2012, 09:43:41 PM »
A warm welcome from me too, Shawn!
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« Reply #9 on: March 10, 2012, 02:10:51 PM »
Welcome Shawn!

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« Reply #10 on: March 10, 2012, 05:10:23 PM »
Hello Shawn :tup:

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Re: Howdy folks :)
« Reply #11 on: March 10, 2012, 05:36:41 PM »
And a hello from me
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