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Please vote for your favorite photo

Kerbside - Scouring the Market
 
2 (20%)
Reinardina - Holiday fun
 
8 (80%)
Oldboy - Sunny Sandwell Valley
 
0 (0%)

Total Members Voted: 10

Voting closed: July 18, 2015, 12:17:13 AM

Author Topic: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays  (Read 2634 times)

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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2015, 08:28:07 AM »
What a poor (in quantity) harvest! Where is everyone?
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2015, 08:52:28 AM »
Well, I was on holiday.

Got one for this week's though.
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2015, 09:18:25 AM »
personally I was stuck at work all week, no holiday for me ! but I should have one for this week.  :beer:
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2015, 09:19:57 AM »
I had other priorities unfortunately. Just couldn't get a suitable shot in the timescale.
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2015, 05:59:33 PM »
Competitions are getting to the point of why bother i'm afraid. People have just got too much on during the week or are just too apathetic.

Must admit some weeks it is a chore to get a picture thats why i also enter another forum as although it is a weekly topic you can use pictures from your archives if you wish. :yikes:
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2015, 07:55:39 PM »
Always sticky at holiday times. All my holiday pics were a week too early.

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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #7 on: July 18, 2015, 07:46:09 AM »
Well done Reinardina, you just managed to edge it.  :2funny:

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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #8 on: July 18, 2015, 09:04:24 AM »
Well done Reinardina, you just managed to edge it.  :2funny:

OMG, and I was so hoping, one of the others would have to set the next theme, as I am slowly drowning in boxes with kitchen stuff, with the camera not being in use much at all. And a brain that is focusing on wall tiles; there is too much choice!

But, then again, it is nice to get so many votes. Thank you all.

I'll think of something new and post it soon.
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #9 on: July 19, 2015, 10:13:06 AM »
Well done Reinardina. A worthy winner that captured the old fashioned side of holidays before I phones, tablets, electronic gadgets and social media.
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #10 on: July 19, 2015, 10:20:27 AM »
It was good to see kids without tablets or smart phones!
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #11 on: July 19, 2015, 03:52:27 PM »
And very rare too. A moment long gone.
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #12 on: July 22, 2015, 11:06:12 PM »
Always outside when we were kids making our own fun. These days they want for nothing the little darlings.
Good take on the subject Reinardina  :tup:
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #13 on: July 24, 2015, 07:27:46 AM »
Always outside when we were kids making our own fun. These days they want for nothing the little darlings.
Good take on the subject Reinardina  :tup:

They want for nothing? They have lost the possibility, of going on 'real' self invented adventures. Like you, we were always playing outside.
These kids at least, seem to have kept that 'old fashioned' childhood alive.
(And thanks for the compliment.)
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Re: Poll - Weekly Competition 6th July - 12th July subject - holidays
« Reply #14 on: July 24, 2015, 10:24:15 AM »
Not all kids want for nothing and many still do use the outdoors. A lot more would I am sure if parents would stop soaking up the media headlines and assume that every adult out there they may come into contact with is a paedophile. You`d think child sex abuse  didn`t happen until nowadays - but of course Operation Yewtree and other cases show this behaviour has been around a long time. As a youth worker in the 70s I remember experiencing my first cases of abuse involving one of my own workers and his young daughter. Horrific to deal with in those days without support / structures to tackle it but showed what I still hold  to be true now. Most abuse with kids is within the family / people they know well and parents need to lose this irrational fear of letting kids explore the outside world and they`d be off on their bikes / scooters to parks anf the like.

 

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