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November Photo Challenge: Weather

Display your photos or the photos of others here. This is also where you'll find the Monthly Photo Challenge.

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November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Matt » Mon Nov 01, 2010 1:55 am

The purpose of these challenges is to encourage us to get out and get the best shot of an assigned subject. It's a great way to enhance your photography skills.
Even if you think you take crappy pictures, please join in. Those of you just reading the forum and not posting, this is your chance to join in and show off.

This month's challenge: "Weather"

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Only rules:
It has to be taken by you.
It has to be taken in Upstate NY.

A winner will be selected based on the following criteria:
-freshness (have we seen it somewhere before or did you take it just for this challenge? - we prefer the latter!)
-frame
-subject
-creativity
-use of color (or lack thereof)
-uniqueness

The October prize:
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November Prize
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A temperature and humidity meter - indoor only (may look different from pictured)
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Kelly » Tue Nov 02, 2010 8:06 am

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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby George » Wed Nov 03, 2010 3:49 pm

If you want some inspiration, check out Mitch Dobrowner's storm clouds in this month's Audubon Magazine:

http://www.audubonmagazine.org/features1011/photoGallery.html
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby backpacker » Wed Nov 03, 2010 6:26 pm

Image

A nice combination of a waterfall with a storm way off in the distance.

taken at Thacher State park
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Chris » Thu Nov 04, 2010 8:05 am

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Taken in Black Creek Park, North Chili.
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it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself."
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby HaloGirl » Thu Nov 04, 2010 8:13 am

Neat, CWW. Welcome to the forum. :)
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Kelly » Thu Nov 04, 2010 10:42 am

Great photo, Chris. Nice to see you here. Welcome!
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Chris » Thu Nov 04, 2010 10:46 am

Thank you both for the welcome! Thought this was a nice way to finally make my debut on the forums. ;)
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Matt » Thu Nov 04, 2010 12:01 pm

backpacker wrote:Image

A nice combination of a waterfall with a storm way off in the distance.

taken at Thacher State park

great perspective, Jim!
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Re: November Photo Challenge: Weather

Postby Matt » Thu Nov 04, 2010 12:01 pm

CWW wrote:Image
Taken in Black Creek Park, North Chili.

Classic shot!
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