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Re: Out and About

Postby Mikell » Sun Jan 29, 2012 7:03 pm

Haven't checked this thread in awhile...

Love Kelly's horse and Kyle's bench. ... both lovely shots.

And Joel...that's a sweet HDR shot of the lighthouse at Irondequoit Bay. Turned out great, I'd say.

Here's my out and about this weekend...and I still can't believe it's the end of January and we don't have snow on the ground.
These were taken at Linear Park in Penfield on Saturday.







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Re: Out and About

Postby hobkyl » Sat Feb 04, 2012 5:38 pm

“There’s an inconsequentiality to our lives that living in the wilderness shows up. Mountain are real, they set their limits, they set ours. They expose us, make us vulnerable and strong at the same time. “
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Re: Out and About

Postby Mikell » Sat Feb 04, 2012 6:23 pm

Very cool ribbon of road, Kyle... I love that one.

I was out and about today too...here's a shot from LeRoy Island on Sodus Bay...looking out to the sandbar/Crescent Beach...with the Sodus Point Lighthouse in the distance.
There should be snow and ice out there this time of year...it's more like late March or April.

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Re: Out and About

Postby backpacker » Sat Feb 04, 2012 7:37 pm

nice shots Kyle and Mikell
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Re: Out and About

Postby Kelly » Sun Feb 05, 2012 10:16 am

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Country Road by Kyle Hobart, on Flickr


Such a great composition, Kyle! Really nice job.
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Re: Out and About

Postby Matt » Mon Feb 06, 2012 3:37 pm

hobkyl wrote:Image
Country Road by Kyle Hobart, on Flickr

Makes my eyes travel across the frame. Very well done!
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Re: Out and About

Postby hobkyl » Mon Feb 06, 2012 4:24 pm

Thanks. I wish I had framed it a little better. Oh well...just a reason to go back someday.
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Re: Out and About

Postby ApproachingLight » Mon Feb 20, 2012 9:20 am

I had skipped over this one the first time. Cayman Island blow holes at sunset. The weird thing is I really did not do much to this shot. Only a little saturation of the yellows, oranges and reds. Burned shadows where water crashes over rocks to contrast the water. Burned mid-tones on over exposed water a little. Guess that's why I like it so much. Just lucky timing. A storm front was moving out.


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Re: Out and About

Postby hobkyl » Mon Feb 20, 2012 5:36 pm

:up: :up:
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Re: Out and About

Postby Mikell » Tue Feb 21, 2012 9:01 am

Nice colour...good capture...and I'm envious of your being in that location to get this! ;)
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Re: Out and About

Postby ApproachingLight » Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:05 am

I have been blessed. Very nice there. They drive on the opposite side of the street. The disorientation makes you just slow down and relax. The best day: saw and photographed a blue iguana (200-400 in existence), dove for Conch, fought off a moray eel 3 feet away, and feed 30 stingrays by hand. Now back to reality doing tax accounting! I hate year end.
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Re: Out and About

Postby Matt » Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:46 pm

isn't taxes like fighting off eels though really?
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