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First pic published (sort of :) )

Discussion in 'Open Discussion' started by grum, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. grum

    grum Mu-43 Regular

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    Apr 2, 2010
    In the new brochure for English Lakes Hotels

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    My pic is the one of the reflected sunset. They found it on flickr. Got a nice luxury stay at one of their hotels in return. :D
     
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  2. goldenlight

    goldenlight Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jan 30, 2010
    Essex
    John
    Congratulations! :smile:
     
  3. grum

    grum Mu-43 Regular

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    Apr 2, 2010
    Thanks :)

    By the way it was taken with the G1 and 45-200mm
     
  4. Fiddler

    Fiddler Mu-43 Veteran

    Nice!
     
  5. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    Well done on all accounts.
     
  6. joanne

    joanne Mu-43 Regular

    32
    Nov 5, 2010
    cumbria uk
    Well done, great pic. Are you going to stay in The Midland? It certainly is a luxury hotel, we peeked in the foyer for a look :)
     
  7. grum

    grum Mu-43 Regular

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    Apr 2, 2010
    Cheers everyone :)

    joanne - I'm staying at Storrs Hall in the Lakes - it had the most expensive restaurant :)

    Would like to stay at the Midland but it's a little close to home for me.
     
  8. briandforever

    briandforever Mu-43 Regular

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    Sep 27, 2010
    that's the best picture in the catalog

    was this taken with 4/3rd camera?
     
  9. pancake

    pancake Mu-43 Regular

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    Aug 10, 2010
    UK south East
    Nice one. Great shot too. :)
     
  10. Bullfrog

    Bullfrog Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Good on ya!
     
  11. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Apr 10, 2009
    Boston, MA (USA)
    Very nice, congratulations!
     
  12. grum

    grum Mu-43 Regular

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    Apr 2, 2010
    Thanks again people - I'm very 'chuffed' as we say in England :D

    Thanks :) Though that's just one page of the brochure, there are loads more pics (some good, many not so good imo). I am going to try and get some more work out of them as I think I could do better in a lot of cases.

    It was taken with the G1 and 45-200mm (I did say above :thumbup: )
     
  13. Narnian

    Narnian Nobody in particular ...

    Aug 6, 2010
    Midlothian, VA
    Richard Elliott
    Wonderful! :thumbup:

    I think this also points out if we put anything on the Internet make sure if someone likes it they can get a hold of you. Obviously you did.
     
  14. grum

    grum Mu-43 Regular

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    Apr 2, 2010
    Yeah, I posted it to a Midland Hotel group on flickr and tagged it - I don't suppose they would have found it otherwise. The image on flickr was watermarked too - I suppose less scrupulous companies might have just taken it if it wasn't.
     
  15. BillN

    BillN Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jan 19, 2010
    SW France
    Well done - you are now a "pro"
     
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  16. Glenn S

    Glenn S Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Feb 1, 2010
    Well done Grum, nice photo. A new book on the TSR-2 aircraft has been published this week and it contains one of my photos, that I took in 1973! so you never know when opportunities will present themselves.
     
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  17. grum

    grum Mu-43 Regular

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    Apr 2, 2010
    Thanks Glenn - your photos are always great btw :)