Weekly Challenge March 28 - April 1st, 2011

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  1. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus S.C. Charter Member Subscribing Member

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
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    Bill Shinnick
    The theme for our first 5DC is "Unusual Shapes". The "rules" are outlined in the Sticky Thread above.

    The Poll is now set up for voting. All members who participated in this 5 DC may now vote for one of the submitted photographs.

    **A note to let everyone know that since we were able to set things up earlier than expected, the voting via this Poll will be possible from now, approximately 8pm New York time and will close on Sunday at 8am, New York time.
     
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  2. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
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    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/5569280056/" title="3-11-213-Edit.jpg by Otra2004 AKA BBW, on Flickr">[​IMG]"1024" height="683" alt="3-11-213-Edit.jpg" /></a>
    LX5
     
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  3. Luckypenguin

    Luckypenguin SC Hall of Famer

    Dec 24, 2010
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    Nic
    Great, I didn't want to be the first :smile:

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/55915417@N08/5171126799/" title="PB120369-PPR Olympus Pen E-P1 Micro 4/3 by Lucky.penguin, on Flickr">[​IMG]"800" height="600" alt="PB120369-PPR Olympus Pen E-P1 Micro 4/3" /></a>

    Olympus Pen E-P1 + Canon nFD 35mm f2
     
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  4. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus S.C. Charter Member Subscribing Member

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    Taken a few years ago with Fuji S5500.

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  5. john1027

    john1027 SC Regular S.C. Charter Member

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    Jul 11, 2010
    Alexandria, VA
    The sculpture is called "Three Eggs in Space" (Canon S95)

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  6. AzPete

    AzPete SC Veteran

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    Dec 24, 2010
    heres mine

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    im liking this already
     
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  7. stillshunter

    stillshunter Super Moderator Emeritus

    Nov 5, 2010
    Down Under
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    Mark
    ....and the contribution from Stills. Taken with the, yes surprise, surprise, Sigma DP2s and AML-1 screwed out front :redface:

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    Unravelling by stillshunter, on Flickr
     
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  8. Penny

    Penny SC Veteran

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    Aug 26, 2010
    Outside Liverpool Uk
    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/47249223@N08/5574354796/" title="Carved wooden statue by penipics, on Flickr">[​IMG]"681" height="1024" alt="Carved wooden statue" /></a>

    This carved wood statue is in the shape of a chimney the area of Whiston was first farming way back in the middle ages, then began mining to make pottery and bricks.
    This is all carved into the 'chimney' which stands at the entrance to a large wildlife park that was until fairly recently 15/20 years a council rubbish dump.
    Sony NEX5
     
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  9. Streetshooter

    Streetshooter Administrator Emeritus S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 12, 2010
    Philly, Pa
    Nex 5, 18-55 @ 23mm (34.5mm....hmmmm)

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  10. pdh

    pdh SC Legend

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  11. BillN

    BillN SC Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Aug 25, 2010
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  12. Simsort

    Simsort New to SC

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    Feb 27, 2011
    shapes

    taken with LX3
     

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  13. pictor

    pictor SC All-Pro S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 14, 2010
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    Canon PowerShot S90, 18.189mm @ f/4.5, 1/100, ISO 125
     
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  14. Archiver

    Archiver SC Top Veteran S.C. Charter Member

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    Jul 11, 2010
    Melbourne, Australia
    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/archiver/4504095620/" title="GRD III - Nine by Archiver, on Flickr">[​IMG]"768" height="1024" alt="GRD III - Nine"></a>

    I call this 'Nine'. Taken with the Ricoh GRD III and the 21mm adapter, IIRC. Love this camera.
     
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  15. EasyEd

    EasyEd SC Regular

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    Dec 22, 2010
    Hey All,

    I'll toss one in. G1 and I'd have to look up the other details.

    -Ed-
     

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  16. summerkl

    summerkl SC Veteran

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    Oct 11, 2010
    Vancouver, Canada
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    Kevin
    Here's one from my archives ... I have to admit I couldn't wrap my head around "unusual shape" ... too abstract for my linear accounting mind :) It's the backrest of my dining room chair.

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  17. TraamisVOS

    TraamisVOS SC Hall of Famer

    Nov 29, 2010
    Melboune, Australia
  18. Ray Sachs

    Ray Sachs SC Legend Subscribing Member

    Sep 21, 2010
    Not too far from Philly
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    you should be able to figure it out...
    This is the catenary near our almost local rail station. You can see the train along the bottom left, but you might not have known what it was...

    -Ray

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/20889767@N05/5526156741/" title="Malvern Catenary by ramboorider1, on Flickr">[​IMG]"1024" height="774" alt="Malvern Catenary"></a>
     
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  19. Briar

    Briar SC All-Pro

    Oct 27, 2010
    Scotland
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    Karen
    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/briar34/4885959760/" title="Day 15 - Dancing Shadows by Briar34, on Flickr">[​IMG]"1024" height="732" alt="Day 15 - Dancing Shadows"></a>

    Dancing shadows captured with my e-pl1 and pan 20mm last summer in Edinburgh.
     
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  20. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator Moderator

    Jul 3, 2010
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    'Philipscape'

    :smile:
     
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