Stereotypical "Tourist" 'em if you got 'em

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by zapatista, Sep 28, 2012.

  1. zapatista

    zapatista Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 19, 2012
    Denver, Colorado, USA
    I'll start....I just got back from San Francisco today and this one nails it-though no alcatraz or golden gate bridge.

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  2. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    Soda run to the corner shop this afternoon. It's more impressive in 3D.

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  3. zapatista

    zapatista Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 19, 2012
    Denver, Colorado, USA
  4. jmw

    jmw Mu-43 Regular

    May 20, 2012
    San Francisco, CA
    Bah! I got stuck behind that same Uniqlo-ad tourist bus going through the Presidio!
  5. Luke

    Luke Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jul 30, 2010
    Milwaukee, WI
    I've got more chins than Mount Rushmore here, but it's my most touristy shot.
    P1080719 by Lukinosity, on Flickr
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  6. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    Thanks. Cusco, Peru.
  7. MajorMagee

    MajorMagee Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 24, 2011
    Dayton, OH
    E-PL1 with PL20mm, f4.5, 1/400 sec, ISO 200
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  8. oldracer

    oldracer Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Oct 1, 2010
    I'm not quite sure about the "stereotypical" part, but here's one from Sequoia National Park in California:


    and a snapshot of a breakfast guest in Zimbabwe:

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  9. AZK9lover

    AZK9lover Mu-43 Regular

    Dec 25, 2010
    AZ, USA
    I'll spot you an Alcatraz & Golden Gate (add the signature SF fog), along with a bonus Fisherman's Wharf :wink: Having lived in San Francisco some years ago, I'm almost embarrassed to say that I took more touristy pics during my visits afterwards than the years I lived there...

    <a href="" title="Alcatraz by AZK9lover11, on Flickr"> 5959958890_576826ba36_b. "1024" height="657" alt="Alcatraz"></a>

    <a href="" title="Foggy Golden Gate by AZK9lover11, on Flickr"> 5959397647_746486ab99_b. "723" height="1024" alt="Foggy Golden Gate"></a>

    <a href="" title="Fisherman's Wharf by AZK9lover11, on Flickr"> 5959395323_be7f37c49f_b. "1024" height="813" alt="Fisherman's Wharf"></a>
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  10. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
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  11. lenshoarder

    lenshoarder Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 7, 2010
    The neighborhood. See if you can spot the funny thing about the third photo. I sized it bigger so you can tell.



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  12. zapatista

    zapatista Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 19, 2012
    Denver, Colorado, USA
    Well, I need to use the facilities, no sign is gonna stop meh. :p
  13. Just Jim

    Just Jim Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Oct 20, 2011

    <a href="" title="20111201-DSCF5790.jpg by slimmerjim, on Flickr"> View attachment 233142 "500" height="375" alt="20111201-DSCF5790.jpg"></a>
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  14. TDP

    TDP Guest

    Nic, those are awesome
  15. Hey, thanks! Unfortunately I don't have any "selfies" like yours below. My wife does all of these; she's like the queen of taking selfies. Whenever I try it I always look like I'm concentrating too much on the camera!

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  16. Firedogg

    Firedogg Have cash, will spend

    Hey Nic, I see you took your GH1 on a date, and bought her a drink. She must be one special camera :smile:
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  17. MizOre

    MizOre Mu-43 Veteran

    Dec 26, 2011
    Jinotega, Nicaragua

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    Chess game in Jinotega, Nicaragua.

    <a href="" title="ProcessingCacaoBeans by rbb_56, on Flickr"> 7332803782_bd18846e83_z. "480" height="640" alt="ProcessingCacaoBeans"></a>

    Processing cacao beans.


    Panorama of the back yard/patio, shared with the neighbors who own the truck.
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  18. zapatista

    zapatista Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 19, 2012
    Denver, Colorado, USA
    One from Colombia earlier this year...I'm rather new to photography and will admit I'm not real comfortable doing the "candid" shots--ostensibly capturing "real-life" during a vacation. I do however really like this shot.


    In all fairness, the next one is of me and fiance' Monica. We don't look too happy but the action in the background is kinda fun. Taken later on in the same day in Bogota'.

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