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      03-25-2013, 05:01 PM   #1
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Official Bimmerpost photo contest no.70 | Red (photo something that has red)

Post an image with RED as the theme. Doesn't matter about the amount of RED but as long as it's the subject.

SUBMISSION WILL CLOSE ON SUNDAY 31/03/13
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1. Any interpretation of the theme that falls within Bimmerpost.com rules is welcome.
2. You must be the person that took the photo. Previous photos are acceptable as long as you are the one that captured the image.
3. One submission per contest, and you cannot resubmit a photo that you've submitted before in a previous contest.
4. Images must be no larger than 1024 px in any direction. Links to larger images are allowed but you must have one that is under 1024 px for the poll.
5. All contestants must host their own pictures (which includes hosting them on Bimmerpost).
6. All images must have a title.
7. While post processing in Photoshop is allowed, adding or removing parts of the picture is not. In the event a photo is suspected to be "photo-chopped," the contestant will be asked to provide the original picture.

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Red Lacquer Ladybug.
I guess I'll bite, I took this today when I should have been more productive.
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love the tones and DOF. great focus and detail. Wonderful shot!
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      03-25-2013, 06:33 PM   #4
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Ready for this years show?
Move your F stop up a couple to get the prop blur on those slow planes. I think a bunch of the military shows will get cancelled this year.
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Ready for this years show?
Move your F stop up a couple to get the prop blur on those slow planes. I think a bunch of the military shows will get cancelled this year.
Those were shot at 1/1250. Much too fast for prop blur, I've learned. Guess I need to be down around 1/250. That'll take some panning practice. Don't think the 400 5.6 will do very well at those speeds.
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Those planes move slow, so you can use your tripod. PIA but workable, if you have a pan tilt it will help.
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Those planes move slow, so you can use your tripod. PIA but workable, if you have a pan tilt it will help.
I do have a gimbal head, so that may work. I'll still need to have my hand on the camera, so still room for camera shake.
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Is that date correct?
Done went by. I guess we're all SOL.
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Amazing shots thus far! Keep em coming!
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Shhh, maybe he will post some more macros
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^^^Nice shot, but you know you can't enter your own contest, right?
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lol; as long as you dont vote for your own shot; rodi wont be too mad at you!
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lol; as long as you dont vote for your own shot; rodi wont be too mad at you!
And as long as your horizon is level, Dave won't be too mad at you.
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Oh gawd, rodi will be apoplectic.
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Oh gawd, rodi will be apoplectic.
Omg! I dint even understand what youre trying to say! Did i do something wrong? Will i die?Should i remove the Pic??
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Well....it's a damn nice pic, so removing it will make the contest easier for the rest of us.

You're fine. Rodi is scarce these days anyway.
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