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BBC Countryfile competition
« on: September 20, 2009, 07:09:24 PM »
ON telly right now, the BBC countryfile photographic competition.  John Craven announces the 12 finalists.

Anyone enter this?


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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2009, 07:32:29 PM »
I know it's on tonight, as I always watch it for the five day forecast.  ;D

Never entered as they require a print and can't be bothered.  :(

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2009, 07:51:19 PM »
Did think about entering but not had any spare time recently (hence not entered the weekend comp for few weeks either).

Just seen the 12 finalists though and there are some great shots. I think my favourite thus far is of the butterfly although the snowy squirrel was goodas well as the one of the deer and squirell in low light.

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2009, 09:24:26 PM »
Missed the programme but here is a link to the pictures
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006t0bv
I have to agree they are all of the highest quality, my fave being the swan on the lake
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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #4 on: September 20, 2009, 09:50:58 PM »
April for me.
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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #5 on: September 20, 2009, 09:59:32 PM »
The photos looked good

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #6 on: September 20, 2009, 10:24:29 PM »
ON telly right now, the BBC countryfile photographic competition.  John Craven announces the 12 finalists.

Anyone enter this?

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #7 on: September 20, 2009, 10:40:13 PM »
No, it has to be the mice. How difficult was it to get all of them like that.  :tup:

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #8 on: September 20, 2009, 11:56:37 PM »
I loved the meeeeeeces.  but the squidger was good too.

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #9 on: September 21, 2009, 12:46:02 AM »
I have had a look, how hard it must be to be a Judge in this situation !.... I personally think the June flowers are great, The July Swan picture has in my view technical problems !!, but I can't decide between the mice & the squirrel as my choice.......... :legit:
« Last Edit: September 21, 2009, 01:06:10 AM by skellum ( Dave ) »

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #10 on: September 21, 2009, 01:54:40 AM »
I agree, tough to choose, the cobweb is fantastic and very well spotted, you could just wander past that opportunity so easilly...  but as said the mice shot is so nice, maybe they are stuffed lol :)

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #11 on: September 21, 2009, 02:47:00 AM »
I agree, tough to choose, the cobweb is fantastic and very well spotted, you could just wander past that opportunity so easilly...  but as said the mice shot is so nice, maybe they are stuffed lol :)

Always have my eyes open to cobwebs, but when they have dew or ice on them they standout for miles, you just can't miss them.  ;D

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #12 on: September 21, 2009, 06:50:46 AM »
Just took a look and was a bit disappointed. Don't get me wrong they're all lovely photos which anyone would be proud to have taken but I remember seeing last years finalists and being much more impressed and really unable to pick a winner.
https://www.hcsonline.co.uk/countryfile2009/home/index.asp  shows small thumbnails.

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #13 on: September 21, 2009, 08:51:54 AM »
ON telly right now, the BBC countryfile photographic competition.  John Craven announces the 12 finalists.

Anyone enter this?

With their T&C's....are you kidding??????????????????????  >:( >:( >:( >:(

I agree with you Peter. I was going to enter a seal photo taken at Donna Nook, but the T&Cs put me of, along with the fact that it probably wouldn't have managed the top 10 :).

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Re: BBC Countryfile competition
« Reply #14 on: September 21, 2009, 12:31:50 PM »
There was a lone tree.....referring back to the cliche discussion.... :2funny:

 

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