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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
    Bill Shinnick
    ... BBW who has won the WC with her post-Christmas shot.

    6576952061_c4af7c2571_b.
     
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  2. kathyh

    kathyh SC Top Veteran

    734
    Jul 13, 2010
    Ottawa, Canada
    Kathy
    Congratulations BB. Expresses my feelings exactly.
     
  3. jim_khoo

    jim_khoo SC Veteran

    499
    Jul 11, 2010
    Kuala Lumpur
    congrats!
     
  4. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

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

    Landshark PhotoDog

    Jul 15, 2010
    SoCal
    Bob
    congrats!
     
  6. Armanius

    Armanius Bring Jack back!

    Jan 11, 2011
    Houston, Texas
    Jack
    Woohoo!!!
     
  7. stillshunter

    stillshunter Super Moderator Emeritus

    Nov 5, 2010
    Down Under
    Mark
    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
    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
    Mark
    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)
    Barrie
    BB, congratulations
     
  11. Phoenix

    Phoenix SC Top Veteran

    508
    Dec 28, 2011
    Melbourne, Australia
    Phoenix Gonzales
    Congrats buddy
     
  12. ajramirez

    ajramirez SC All-Pro

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

    Cheers,

    Antonio
     
  13. Will

    Will SC All-Pro

    Aug 30, 2010
    England
    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
    bart
    Congrats BB, on a funny idea executed in a very strong way!
     
  16. Briar

    Briar SC All-Pro

    Oct 27, 2010
    Scotland
    Karen
    Congratulations BB!
     
  17. pictogramax

    pictogramax SC Top Veteran

    978
    Aug 18, 2011
    Belgrade, Serbia
    And congratulations from me also!
     
  18. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    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 mood...to 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

    275
    Sep 23, 2010
    Liverpool / UK
    WOT.... no lolcats.... nice one BBW... :laugh1:
     
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