Show us a picture you are proud of...just the one

Discussion in 'Other Genres' started by Dave in Wales, Nov 24, 2011.

  1. Dave in Wales

    Dave in Wales Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 5, 2011
    West Wales
    This is mine, it was not taken on m43 but on my beloved Canon Ixus 100IS.

    It was a grab shot, before the light changed, the light was from a window to the right and a dooway to the left.

    Now us yours.

    D in W

    IMG_0548-RS-1 by Dave in Wales, on Flickr
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  2. ripleys baby

    ripleys baby Part time philistine

    Aug 10, 2011
    Well Dave, good question that. To be honest i dont think i have one.
    Summer 2009 i cooked a hard drive containing 4 years of my best shots.
    :mad::mad::mad: I was not happy. But hey s**t happens, i got over it.
    If i had a proud to have taken shot, it was on that hard drive, taken in totally
    nasty conditions on the cumbrian fells. (Dale Head) And there were 2 images that i really loved, Both taken on an Olympus 1030sw compact.
    They showed rime ice formations . I think i have a real low res copy about somewhere, i'll try to look them out.

    Memory is cheap. Back up often. :smile:
  3. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    This Tulip shot was taken with a combo of Oly EPL1+ 17 mm at Tulip festival - Dandenong ranges in Australia. I just did small fine tuning in Aperture2 .I just love this and have printed numerous posters.

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  4. m1pui

    m1pui Mu-43 Veteran

    Dec 30, 2010
    Sunderland, UK
    73490003.JPG by puihungma, on Flickr

    This was taken with a Holga 120, probably on FujiPRO 400 or 800 film.

    IMG_1254 by puihungma, on Flickr

    This was taken from a hotel room window in Hong Kong.
    Canon 350D (Rebel). Landscape Mode. 18-125mm lens.

    I'd not used my 350D much by this point. Despite having it for over a year, when this was taken, I found it hard to let it replace the Canon S3iS that I'd come to love a lot so was still using this in auto-exposure modes for the most part. I had bought this cheapo 18-125mm lens from eBay in a bid to compensate for the lack of zoom that I was used to with the S3iS :smile:
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  5. RetroBoy

    RetroBoy Mu-43 Regular

    Shot this parrot while out on my bike with my Oly E510 and 70-300 lens.
    I've since sold the 510 but still use the 70-300 with my EPL1.

    This guy was spotted in the wild munching on some flowers in this big tree with a few other Lorikeets. Chatting away and munching while I snapped a few shots off. Pretty hapy with this...

    <a href="" title="Rainbow Lorikeet by Retro.Boy.07, on Flickr"> 6394338923_9457deba3d_b.jpg "768" height="1024" alt="Rainbow Lorikeet"></a>
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  6. jim_khoo

    jim_khoo Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 9, 2010
    Kuala Lumpur
    i guess mine has to be this... because its taken with a phone. :tongue:
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  7. xdayv

    xdayv Color Blind

    Aug 26, 2011
    Tacloban City, Philippines
    nice thread and contributions here...

    here's mine taken with a D700 and 17-35 2.8 AFS:


    (my avatar was taken from the same shoot)
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  8. 43hk

    43hk Mu-43 Veteran

    Dec 26, 2010
    One of my dogs.


    Technically terrible but this picture sums up her "indoor personality". For once I managed to capture something with the camera that I had not been aware of when pressing the shutter. Something more than just the dog.
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  9. Ray Sachs

    Ray Sachs Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Apr 17, 2010
    Near Philadephila
    I'm mostly a street shooter and I have a lot of shots that other folks like more, but there's something about this one that I keep coming back to. Something about the intimacy with this family that I almost feel like I know them. Shot with a Ricoh GRD3. Picking just one is kind of like having to choose your favorite from among your kids - you can't really do it and it wouldn't feel right if you did. But if you're gonna force me, I'd go with this one. And I might pick a different one tomorrow...


    <a href="[email protected]/5803550077/" title="R0010442 by ramboorider1, on Flickr"> View attachment 183642 "1024" height="683" alt="R0010442"></a>
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  10. hkpzee

    hkpzee Mu-43 All-Pro

    Sep 5, 2011
    Hong Kong
    Like Ray says, it is difficult to choose one favorite, as it tends to change over time, but this is definitely the one I keep going back to. It's a shot of my daughter with natural morning sunlight coming almost side way through the window. Taken with my E-P3 and 45mm f/1.8 wide open. Apart from a little cropping, this is straight out of camera JPEG untouched:

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  11. woof

    woof Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Oct 18, 2011
    The present.

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  12. ripleys baby

    ripleys baby Part time philistine

    Aug 10, 2011

    Outstanding !
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  13. ripleys baby

    ripleys baby Part time philistine

    Aug 10, 2011

    If there really has to be one, it's this.
    Just because 1/ It's me
    2/ Its a self portrait
    3/ The conditions at the time were nasty !
    And 4/ It was also taken on a phone.
    View attachment 183659
    IMG_0221 by Fungal infection, on Flickr
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  14. Steph

    Steph Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 18, 2011
    Wow, great Portrait!
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  15. dixeyk

    dixeyk Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 9, 2010
  16. relic

    relic Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

    Oct 21, 2010
    I think this is one that I like
  17. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
  18. AdamThirtle

    AdamThirtle Mu-43 Veteran

    Jun 10, 2011
    Newcastle, UK
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  19. GaryAyala

    GaryAyala Mu-43 Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
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  20. phigmov

    phigmov Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Apr 4, 2010
    Not with m43 but it was an Oly (OM-1 w/ Zuiko 50mm f1.8) and Ilford 125 -

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