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Discussion in 'Photo Challenges' started by bilzmale, Dec 29, 2011.

  1. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
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    Bill Shinnick
    ... BBW who has won the WC with her post-Christmas shot.

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  2. kathyh

    kathyh SC Top Veteran

    Jul 13, 2010
    Ottawa, Canada
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    Congratulations BB. Expresses my feelings exactly.
  3. jim_khoo

    jim_khoo SC Veteran

    Jul 11, 2010
    Kuala Lumpur
  4. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
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    Bravo! I love it!
  5. Landshark

    Landshark PhotoDog

    Jul 15, 2010
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  6. Armanius

    Armanius Bring Jack back!

    Jan 11, 2011
    Houston, Texas
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  7. stillshunter

    stillshunter Super Moderator Emeritus

    Nov 5, 2010
    Down Under
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    This is what a photo is all about. Condensing a complex feeling and so many words into a simple but powerful image.

    "Other side of Christmas" expressed to a tee. Congratulations and well-deserved BB! :thumbup:
  8. Lightmancer

    Lightmancer Super Moderator

    Aug 13, 2011
    Sunny Frimley
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    Bill Palmer
    Congratulations for a tremendously powerful shot - it was my winner from the moment I saw it. Simple and graphic, with layers of meaning and something for everyone. Channeling Martin Parr, too :cool: Well done!
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  9. stillshunter

    stillshunter Super Moderator Emeritus

    Nov 5, 2010
    Down Under
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    AHHHH!!!!THANK YOU BILL!!!! :friends:
    Mate it was bugging me whose style BB's shot reminded me of. I almost convinced myself it was Winogrand. But, YES, that's it MARTIN PARR! Well spotted mate!
  10. grebeman

    grebeman Old Codgers Group

    Jul 13, 2010
    South Brent, south Devon (UK)
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    BB, congratulations
  11. Phoenix

    Phoenix SC Top Veteran

    Dec 28, 2011
    Melbourne, Australia
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    Phoenix Gonzales
  12. ajramirez

    ajramirez SC All-Pro

    Jul 9, 2010
    Caguas, Puerto Rico
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    Congratulations, BB. Nicely done!


  13. Will

    Will SC All-Pro

    Aug 30, 2010
    Well deserved :)
  14. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    Very well done BB, beautiful colours and high impact :)
  15. bartjeej

    bartjeej SC Hall of Famer

    Nov 12, 2010
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    Congrats BB, on a funny idea executed in a very strong way!
  16. Briar

    Briar SC All-Pro

    Oct 27, 2010
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    Congratulations BB!
  17. pictogramax

    pictogramax SC Top Veteran

    Aug 18, 2011
    Belgrade, Serbia
    And congratulations from me also!
  18. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
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    Thanks you all, this was a challenging challenge that is for sure. This was the first time I actually saw something and said "Oh, gee, maybe I could use that for the WC?" I honestly felt as though I was grasping at straws...but with a crop and some heavy handed pping, I thought it was funny and kind of suited my bid the gatherings, albeit of friends, goodbye but with a sunny, happy kind of "Thanks for Visiting". :wink:

    I'm very glad some of you thought it was humorous, too. You never know whether or not anyone will see what you saw.
  19. Mal

    Mal SC Veteran

    Sep 23, 2010
    Liverpool / UK
    WOT.... no lolcats.... nice one BBW... :laugh1:
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