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    • colinw
    • By colinw 1st Jan 10, 2:00 PM
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    Favourite Photographs You Have Taken Over The Years
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    • 1st Jan 10, 2:00 PM
    Favourite Photographs You Have Taken Over The Years 1st Jan 10 at 2:00 PM
    Post your favourite photos you have taken folks

    Tynemouth Sunrise



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    • colinw
    • By colinw 19th Sep 17, 9:22 AM
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    Total Solar Eclipse August 21st 2017 Oconto,Nebraska







    • colinw
    • By colinw 26th Sep 17, 3:22 PM
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    Horseshoe Bend - Page Arizona

    • colinw
    • By colinw 26th Sep 17, 3:29 PM
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    Rainbow from Pikes Peak



    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 26th Sep 17, 4:33 PM
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    Oh wow!!!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • Gloomendoom
    • By Gloomendoom 26th Sep 17, 6:14 PM
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    June Lake, California



    Apparently, colder than it looks.
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 27th Sep 17, 9:59 AM
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    Which monument and who is it?

    • colinw
    • By colinw 27th Sep 17, 2:27 PM
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    Carhenge



    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 27th Sep 17, 2:38 PM
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    Which monument and who is it?

    Originally posted by colinw
    I thought it was a selfie!



    Seriously, I've no idea, but it looks a bit like JFK.




    You're good at this photography lark, aren't you, Coley?

    Have you missed your vocation in life?

    Do you go in for competitions? If not, you should!
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 27th Sep 17, 2:58 PM
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    I thought it was a selfie!



    Seriously, I've no idea, but it looks a bit like JFK.




    You're good at this photography lark, aren't you, Coley?

    Have you missed your vocation in life?

    Do you go in for competitions? If not, you should!
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    Just an amateur I am

    OK clue....James Stewart

    I am not thet haggard although a bit stone faced at times
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 27th Sep 17, 3:06 PM
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    Just an amateur I am

    OK clue....James Stewart

    I am not thet haggard although a bit stone faced at times
    Originally posted by colinw
    Must be Glenn Miller then! My hero!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 27th Sep 17, 3:12 PM
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    Must be Glenn Miller then! My hero!
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    Interesting you said the name of a President.....Hmmmmm that was in your last post!
    • Gloomendoom
    • By Gloomendoom 28th Sep 17, 1:04 PM
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    North Devon

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    • colinw
    • By colinw 29th Sep 17, 10:08 AM
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    Mount Rushmore













    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 29th Sep 17, 10:21 AM
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    Interestingly, I didn't think your close-up would be of something obvious like Rushmore!


    I see now that it's Lincoln!



    Can't have been Glenn Miller, 'cos there aren't any glasses!

    Don't get the James Stewart connection though!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 29th Sep 17, 2:50 PM
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    Interestingly, I didn't think your close-up would be of something obvious like Rushmore!


    I see now that it's Lincoln!



    Can't have been Glenn Miller, 'cos there aren't any glasses!

    Don't get the James Stewart connection though!
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    North by Northwest starring James Stewart

    • colinw
    • By colinw 29th Sep 17, 4:08 PM
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    Crazy Horse Memorial which is still being built!





    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 30th Sep 17, 8:04 AM
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    North by Northwest starring James Stewart

    Originally posted by colinw

    Colin! Better go to Specsavers!

    That's not James Stewart, that's Cary Grant!

    Jeez! No wonder I was confoosed!

    You twittytwotty you!

    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 30th Sep 17, 2:53 PM
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    Colin! Better go to Specsavers!

    That's not James Stewart, that's Cary Grant!

    Jeez! No wonder I was confoosed!

    You twittytwotty you!

    Originally posted by Pyxis
    of course it is, Jimmy Stewart was in other Hitchcock movies

    Reading about there was only the car park scene filmed at Rushmore, all the rest was mock ups including the cafe scene. They took pics ever 10 ft of the monument to build the mock ups, they found there was metal rings at the top of each head so lowered photographers in baskets to get the pictures. Hitchcock also said he wanted to make the impossible look possible in that it was actually impossible for two people to climb down the face of Rushmore. I must watch it sometime.
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 30th Sep 17, 3:10 PM
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    of course it is, Jimmy Stewart was in other Hitchcock movies

    Reading about there was only the car park scene filmed at Rushmore, all the rest was mock ups including the cafe scene. They took pics ever 10 ft of the monument to build the mock ups, they found there was metal rings at the top of each head so lowered photographers in baskets to get the pictures. Hitchcock also said he wanted to make the impossible look possible in that it was actually impossible for two people to climb down the face of Rushmore. I must watch it sometime.
    Originally posted by colinw
    It is a good film, and watchable even still today.

    The iconic scene was the one in the cornfields with the crop duster plane.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • colinw
    • By colinw 3rd Oct 17, 9:07 AM
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    Some random pics from the States









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