Introducing Serious Compacts' 2 new Super Moderators - deirdre and olli!

Discussion in 'Welcomes and Introductions' started by BBW, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    I'm writing this morning, my time, to let everyone know that deirdre and olli have graciously and enthusiastically accepted a new role with us at Serious Compacts - as Super Moderators. We're thrilled to have them become even more involved here! :flowers_2: :flowers_2:
     
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  2. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Jul 3, 2010
    Thank you Deirdre for joining us on the team. We know you'll be a great Super Moderator!
     
  3. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Congratulations deidre.

    And to olli as well.
     
  4. MichaelChiara

    MichaelChiara SC Regular

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    Jul 9, 2010
    Brooklyn
    Hi deidre congrats!
     
  5. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Jul 3, 2010
    I've added Olli into BB's thread starting post. We're very excited to have both Deirdre and Olli join as Moderators!
     
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  6. summerkl

    summerkl SC Veteran

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    Oct 11, 2010
    Vancouver, Canada
    Kevin
    That's great - congratulation to both of you.
     
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  7. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    Terrific news! Really looking forward to your input :smile:
     
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  8. deirdre

    deirdre SC Top Veteran

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    Sep 26, 2010
    Thanks, and welcome olli!

    My dad was the high school photography geek (still has his Retina II) and my mom had some serious Nikon gear and occasionally got photos published in the local paper. Dad went on to become a particle physicist, and my mom worked in the lab, which is how they met. He's now retired, she's now working as a technical writer.

    I've had an on-again-off-again affair with expensive cameras, but it was something I read recently that made me realize I needed it to stay "on": someone (I forget who, sorry) said it was a way for them to be out and active.

    I'm kind of a reclusive geek and my health has begun to reflect that, so I very much needed to find a reason to be outdoors and active more.

    I currently own:
    Panasonic GF1 with 20mm and 45mm lenses as well as a Canon FD 50mm lens
    Nikonos V with 35mm lens
    Leica M8 with vintage 50mm Summitar and 28mm Voigtlander f/1.9
    iPhone 4
     
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  9. Mal

    Mal SC Veteran

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    Sep 23, 2010
    Liverpool / UK
    Way to go...... :clapping:

    Well done !!!
     
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  10. Boyzo

    Boyzo SC Veteran

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    Jul 14, 2010
    Congrats Diedre and best wishes :smile:
     
  11. Djarum

    Djarum SC All-Pro

    Jul 10, 2010
    Huntsville, AL
    Jason
    Fantastic!
     
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  12. Streetshooter

    Streetshooter Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 12, 2010
    Philly, Pa
    Congrats to youse both. Tis a mighty fyne ting youin's is doing.
    I promise to TRY to behave meself even tho tis not an eazy task.

    Your pal in operations...
    Shooter
     
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  13. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Yeah, watch out for you know who, who just posted.:biggrin:
     
  14. Streetshooter

    Streetshooter Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 12, 2010
    Philly, Pa
    Awwwwww, thanks sis... Tis a good feeling to be loved....
    Ya know... All the members here are such fine people that if it weren't for me, the mod team would have nothing to do....

    I will try to keep youse alls busy...
     
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  15. Congratulations to Deidre and Olli. I am sure you will treat me gently when I am being moderated.

    Cheers

    PeterB666
     
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  16. Herman

    Herman The Image Stimulator

    Jul 11, 2010
    The Netherlands
    Herman
    Congrats Olli and Deirdre !
     
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