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Downtown Boston, MA

Discussion in 'Micro Four Thirds Forum' started by Hyubie, Aug 9, 2011.

  1. Hyubie

    Hyubie SC Veteran

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    Jun 8, 2011
    Massachusetts
    Back at this forum's sister site mu-43.com, we had a meet up in downtown Boston, and we attended the Boston PhotoWalks Tour of Beacon Hill.

    A good few of us attended and had a blast. I didn't realize that none of us posted our photos here, and figured this might be a good start to also share images of our beautiful city.

    All images were taken with the E-PL1, and either the Oly 14-42 kit, Panny 20mm or Canon FD 50mm f/1.4.

    Enjoy these, feel free to post your Boston photos, and come, visit us! (No, I'm not an employee of Mayor Menino. :biggrin:)


    What better place to start than with our State House.






    Directly in front is The Shaw Memorial.






    A few from Beacon Hill/Boston Common:










    Some of the photographers:



     
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  2. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Wonderful, Hyubie! We down here of more southern New York contingent never got our acts together.:redface: Hope springs eternal, however...maybe for the autumn days.

    Boston is so full of history for us here in the states and there's so much to see and do. I spent about a year in Cambridge back in the early 1970s and used to forget where I parked my car... Those streets just don't have the Manhattan grid!:wink:

    I'm sorry to say that I haven't been up there in about 10 years, but I've always had a deep soft spot for Bean Town.:love:

    You've started us with a really nice array of images...and I think I spy Alan in a few of them, too. Many thanks! I know we have some others who can add to this thread for sure!
     
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  3. Hyubie

    Hyubie SC Veteran

    360
    Jun 8, 2011
    Massachusetts
    Yes, that is Alan. In the 9th picture, it's a husband-and-wife camera-brandishing tandem (his wife in green). :biggrin:
     
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  4. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    "camera brandishing":2thumbs:
     
  5. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    An interesting series - thanks for sharing.
     
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  6. Luckypenguin

    Luckypenguin SC Hall of Famer

    Dec 24, 2010
    Brisbane, Australia
    Nic
    Someone should tell Alan...I don't think that is how a monopod is s'posed to work.
     
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  7. Herman

    Herman The Image Stimulator

    Jul 11, 2010
    The Netherlands
    Herman
    Well captured series, thanks.
     
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