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  1. emerson

    Greetings from Norway.

    Welcome, Jens, from a short swim to the west.
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    What books are you reading for pleasure these days?

    As it happens, this year I am reading through each of John le Carré's books. At Little Drummer Girl at the moment. The 2011 film version of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is outstanding, highly recommended.
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    Challenge! Post an image of yours related to the one above it!

    National Gallery of Canada
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    Challenge! Post an image of yours related to the one above it!

    National Gallery of Canada, Atrium
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    Show "Bicycle"

    -27C with the wind chill here. Though the wind is more the problem than the cold. Well, and the ice. Ice is nasty. Might get a ride in next month, though.
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    Show "Bicycle"

    I like my Sutra a lot. It made me a convert to steel frames, bar end shifting, and Brooks saddles. And the Tektro brakes work perfectly well....after the pads are upgraded.
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    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge #44: Best photo of 2020 - Winner announced

    @serhan: I've made an edit to the image to level the horizon. If you feel this should disqualify the image from the competition, I will understand. @wee-pics: thanks for the heads up on that, still not sure how that got past me.
  8. emerson

    Felted Wool House Shoes

    So, @gryphon1911, what's your verdict on the Astorias?
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    Challenge! Post an image of yours related to the one above it!

    Hi, Miguel. It's a VIA Rail train that ran between my home province and Montreal, no longer in service. I was in a parking lot not far from the station. Behind a fence was the rail yard where the train was idling. The dramatic light attracted my attention, and I liked the way it rendered the...
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    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge #44: Best photo of 2020 - Winner announced

    I don't know if this is *best* but it's one that I am very happy with, for a variety of reasons. Mispec NB, on warm but foggy June evening.
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    Challenge! Post an image of yours related to the one above it!

    Pierre may have won this thread. I'm at a loss on how to follow cremations <g>. What a remarkable photograph.
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    Felted Wool House Shoes

    I'm not one to endorse companies or products. But... both Gleups and Haflinger are wonderful. I can't imagine going back to anything other than felted wool.
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    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge #43: Layers - Winner Announced

    This is an interesting challenge. It's not at all how I tend to approach composition, but I'll try this one:
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    Challenge! Post an image of yours related to the one above it!

    from the representation of a bird to the representation of a bird's nest....
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    Documentary 2020 favourites: your own images

    It's the time of year when we look forward to a new year and also take stock of the preceding twelve months. Setting aside technical perfection, the number of 'likes', or anything other than your own subjective feelings, what are the 3-4 images you captured in 2020 that resonate with you? I'll...
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