1. Robbo

    Feedback G & N

    Why no G&N or studio/porfolio area ?
  2. Kevin

    Announcement Upcoming Server Maintenance

    Our server is due for an OS upgrade so some down time will be coming soon. It's good & bad -- good because we're overdue for the upgrade & I'm expecting some issues to be resolved but bad because upgrades always have the factor of uncertainty of how smooth it will go. The actual upgrade itself...
  3. Kevin

    POTN is Closing - Welcome POTN'ers curious about Cameraderie

    Cameraderie Members: Some of our Cameraderie members are also members at POTN [], a photography community that has been around for over 20 years. Pekka, the owner / admin / coder, of POTN has announced that their intentions are to close the site within the next several...
  4. MoonMind

    Announcement Single in September (SiS) 2023 announced!

    The "Single in September 2023" challenge has been announced in this thread. Post in the thread linked above to announce your participation, please - not in this one. If you have never participated in a "Single in" challenge and want to know more, you should find everything you need to know in...
  5. Kevin

    Announcement Unexpected Downtime - Tue Aug 8, 2023

    Sometime during the overnight hours, Tue Aug 8, our main server stopped responding. This was likely somehow related to the severe storms that moved through the area, including tornado watches, but I can't be entirely sure. A server restart this morning seems to have taken care of it [the...
  6. Kevin

    Announcement Change to criteria for creating a Classifieds listing

    The criteria for being able to create a Classifieds listing in our 'Buy, Sell, and Trade' area has been updated to require at least 5 posts to have been made in the other parts of the community first. There have been some recent scenarios where a person has joined the community and immediately...
  7. Kevin

    Announcement "Challenges" forum is being re-organized

    A heads-up to our members who take part in the Challenges, they are being re-organized a little bit. So far the changes have been to move the "Today" and the "Digital Darkroom Derby" challenge threads into new dedicated sub-forums. Additional changes may be tweaked.
  8. Kevin

    Announcement Scheduled Maintenance - July 16, 2023

    We're overdue for some routine maintenance so I'll hit it Sunday night, July 16, at around 8PM Eastern. Should be about 30 minutes. ⏲️
  9. Kevin

    Announcement Change to the "Contact Us" behavior

    A quick FYI (For-Your-Information) that a slight change is being made to what happens when the "Contact Us" link in the footer is used. Currently messages sent via the Contact Us link generate an email sent only to the admin and can be easily missed. To help make sure that no communications...
  10. Cameraderie

    Announcement "Terms and Rules" Update - May 1, 2023

    Cameraderie, and its predecessors, has always been a community where all members are welcome, and we try to do our best to make sure that everyone is comfortable both visiting and taking part. The wording for one of our existing Terms and Rules items has been revised. The wording has been...
  11. Kevin

    Announcement New "Performing Arts" and "Lighting" Forums

    Two new forums have been added, "Performing Arts" and "Lighting", as a result of community member feedback. "Performing Arts" is an image gallery forum and is the spot for any image threads showcasing photography of the arts. To avoid any debate on what is considered "Performing Arts" the...
  12. R

    I can't cope with the flood of new posts

    Hello, First of all @moderators: if you find this post inappropriate, please delete it. I'm not more than a guest at this friendly forum. I find it increasingly hard to keep up with all the new posts. People post photos here to show and hope (I guess) for some feedback. I do too, so I feel a...
  13. Kevin

    Announcement Twitter Login will be disabled Feb 5, 2023

    When joining our community new members have the choice of creating an account with a local password, of using their Google account to join, of using their GitHub account to join, or using their Twitter account to join. The Twitter login feature will be disabled this coming Sunday, Feb 5, 2023...
  14. Kevin

    Announcement New moderator team member, rayvonn!

    Our volunteer Moderators Team has a new member, @rayvonn! Rayvonn has been part of our community since 2015 and over the years has shared many examples of his photography along along with taking part in the group conversations. Being based in the UK he also brings in a different perspective...
  15. Kevin

    Announcement Maintenance - Saturday, 2022-07-30 @ about 9PM Eastern

    The site will be unavailable tonight, Saturday 2022-07-30, for about 20-30 minutes starting around 9pm Eastern. There are no changes that will be implemented, just updating a few software items. 💻 - Kevin
  16. Herman

    Forum time

    How much time do you spend @ cameraderie forum?
  17. Kevin

    Announcement Unexpected Downtime - Thu 2022-03-24

    There was some unexpected downtime today from sometime after 10:00AM EST to about 11:30AM. Depending on how members connect (which device, which browser, etc.) some folks may have been getting nothing but a blank page while others may have eventually received an error. I know the 'What?' part...
  18. Kevin

    Announcement New Forum "Mods Team Support" - Privately reach out to the whole Mods Team!

    A new forum has been added called "Mods Team Support" that allows you to privately reach all of the whole volunteer Mods Team at once! What it is really is a forum where our members can post new threads that they want the Mods Team to see but not other members. The idea behind it is that...
  19. Kevin

    Announcement Buy & Sell Member Feedback is back!

    The ability to leave feedback for other members in regards to transactions in the Buy, Sell, and Trade forum is back! 👍 OK, the details of the sentence above is going to take a little longer to explain. 😆 Community members who have been with us for a few years may remember that Cameraderie...
  20. Kevin

    Announcement New Cameraderie Vendor Affiliate: KEH 📸

    We may not have any ads at the moment here at Cameraderie but we do have several vendor affiliate codes. Our newest one is KEH Camera! 👍 KEH is the original reseller of professional, collectible, and everyday gear for camera lovers everywhere. We’re camera people— photographers and...
  21. Cameraderie

    Announcement Updated Cameraderie "Terms and Rules" - Dec 17, 2021

    Please note that a revision has been made to the Cameraderie community Terms and Rules effective as of December 17, 2021. In the section titled "Cameraderie Specifics" that contains a numbered list of detailed explanations item #16 is new and was added as of today. New community members...
  22. Kevin

    Announcement New forum "The Oasis"

    The community moderators are always listening. Always. ;) When a member posts their feedback, whether it be in the feedback forum or by reaching out to us privately or even the occasional 'report' option, you can be sure that it will likely result in a conversation by the moderators. A topic...
  23. Kevin

    Announcement Maintenance - Sunday, Dec 12, 2021

    We're overdue for some server maintenance so this Sunday, Dec 12, the site will be unavailable for a bit starting at around 10PM Eastern. Shouldn't take more than an hour as long as nothing unexpected comes up (famous last words 😁). - Kevin
  24. Kevin

    Announcement New "Camera Lenses" Forum

    Visitors tonight may have noticed a slight shuffling of a couple of forums and, after some deliberation, the result was the new "Camera Lenses" forum. The new forum is meant for any kind of talk about lens gear that does not fit in elsewhere...
  25. Kevin

    Announcement Maintenance - Sunday, 2021-07-25

    A few updates and maintenance tasks are starting to get backlogged so this Sunday, July 25, I'll be working on the To Do list. 📋 At the moment I'm planning on starting around 7:00PM EST and expect to take about 6 hours. ⏳
  26. Kevin

    Announcement Check your account preferences - "View sidebar when viewing threads"

    Normally when viewing threads, such as this one, there are no sidebars shown. An option was added so that the sidebars would display or not. The 'default' if no specific choice was made was "Yes" and the sidebars were shown. The default for the option has been reverted to be "No" with no...
  27. Kevin

    Guide EXIF Viewer for forum attachments

    A new feature is now available for our supporters, an inline EXIF viewer for attachments in the forums. Currently at the bottom of images that have EXIF data a quick list of values is shown. Sometimes though being able to take a quick look at the rest of the EXIF data is useful. You could...
  28. Matero

    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge #32 ZigZag - Winner announced!

    This Cameraderie 32nd challenge theme is: zigzag Recipes for good photograph are many: light, color, point of view, field of depth etc. But this time the challenge is to find pattern or shape of zigzag. Challenge yourself, keep your eyes open and share with us your zigzag. And have fun and be...
  29. D

    Returning to Cameraderie

    First, I must apologize for suddenly disappearing after winning one of the challenges. A medical problem came up and some other things and photography fell by the way. I'm beginning to get out and shoot more--just in time for Covid19. Since I live in rural south Texas, I see very few people...
  30. mnhoj

    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge #30 - Fun!! - Winner announced

    This challenge's theme is Fun. While such a simple thought there are so many simple things right now that are simply unsimple. I thought just thinking of translating the word into a snapshot or photograph might allow us all to escape all of our new challenges for at least a few moments. Have...
  31. serhan

    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge #29: Long Exposure (winner announced)

    This challenge's theme is Long Exposure. The challenge starts today and ends on Sunday, March 22, 2020. The tried and trusted rules are as follows: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your portfolio. You must be the photographer that created the images...
  32. christilou

    Challenge! Cameraderie Photo Challenge number 27 Love

    The challenge starts today and ends on Friday 14th February 2020. The tried and trusted rules are as follows: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your portfolio. You must be the photographer that created the images in order to enter it. 2. Only one entry...
  33. MoonMind

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge #26: Overlooked

    Post an image of something - or someone, even - which, or who, respectively, is usually overlooked; relative size and actual relevance don't matter ... :) The challenge starts today and ends on January 14th, 2020. The tried and trusted rules are as follows: 1. Either take pictures that match...
  34. chickenherby

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge #25:Mountainview

    The challenge starts today and ends on the 31 dez And the rules, as always, are: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your portfolio. You must be the photographer that created the images in order to enter it. 2. Only one entry per salon, please. If you...
  35. pdurand

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge #24: Childhood

    For challenge #24 the topic is ''Childhood''. Interpret the topic in any way that portrays your sense of childhood. The challenge will run until approx. December 15th. And the rules, as always, are: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your portfolio...
  36. Jim McClain

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge #23: HOT!

    For Challenge #23, the topic is "HOT!" You can interpret HOT! any way you choose. I'm sure you've seen the word in reference to many subjects, not the least of which have been pointed out by your mother, an American eatery, NASA and Paris Hilton. Show me your best photographic illustration of...
  37. Kevin

    Guide How to disable "Holiday" theme elements

    As certain holidays or other special days draw near you may see some decorative graphics or other themed elements that are related to the holiday. They'll be just little things meant to add a bit of whimsy. But, alas, not everybody enjoys partaking in reindeer games so you have an option to...
  38. donlaw

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge 22: Neighbor - results in

    For challenge 22 the topic is Neighbor. Interpret the topic it in any way that portrays your actual neighbors, people you think as neighbors, a former neighbors, or maybe something that depicts neighbors to you. Inspired by Mr Rodgers: "Won't you be my neighbor" The challenge will run until...
  39. Lightmancer

    Cameraderie Challenge #21 - WINNER ANNOUNCED - Random acts of kindness

    Welcome to Salon #21. This time around I have chosen an abstract concept for you to illustrate; "RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS". Interpret and present it as you see fit. I'm looking for people shots predominantly, but I'm prepared to be surprised - I know how creative everyone is. You could focus...
  40. Cameraderie

    Guide How to set your Cameraderie theme/style

    Here at Cameraderie our community members & visitors have a choice of multiple themes to choose from. Also called 'styles', themes control how the site looks & feels with the biggest difference them being the color palettes. 🎨 The default theme for members & visitors who have not made a...
  41. donlaw

    Cameraderie Challenge 20: Expression - Winner announcement

    This challenge is to interpret the word Expression. It’s not just expression on faces, but things like, animals, buildings, signs, etc... The challenge will run until approximately September 9th. And the rules, as always, are: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select...
  42. drd1135

    Cameraderie Challenge 19: Pareidolia: Winner Announced

    For challenge 19, the topic is Pareidolia: Faces. I’ll be looking for images where we can see a face in a scene or inanimate object. The challenge will run until August 15. And the rules, as always, are: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your...
  43. Briar

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge 18: Self

    For challenge 18 the topic is Self. Interpret the topic it in any way that portrays your sense of self. The challenge will run until approx. July 14th. And the rules, as always, are: 1. Either take pictures that match the nominated theme or select some from your portfolio. You must be the...
  44. donlaw

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge 17: Contrast

    To keep this series going we are moving ahead with a new challenge. Since the winner from the last challenge has not started a new one, @Luke suggested that I move us on with a new topic. For challenge 17 the topic is Contrast. It could be technical contrast or perhaps some subject matter that...
  45. Kevin

    Announcement Forum Re-organization (minor layout changes)

    No, nothing major, just a few minor layout changes. In short, the non-image forums grouped under "Image Works" in the "Photo Galleries" category are getting moved/re-organized a bit so that all forums under the "Photo Galleries" category are actually photo/image oriented. The parent "Image...
  46. MiguelATF

    Cameraderie Photo Challenge 16: f/8 and Be There - WINNER ANNOUNCED

    Most of us know or have heard of the quote by Arthur Fellig - the famous and infamous crime reporter and photojournalist who was better known as 'Weegee' - who, when asked how he was able to come up with such amazing photographs, replied, simply: f/8 and be there. As photographers, our brains...
  47. Kevin

    Announcement New weekly "What's New at Cameraderie! 📷" email

    With our recent site upgrades in place there is a new weekly email digest coming for our community members. The new email is a weekly summary of new discussions here at Cameraderie and a summary of discussions with recent replies. Below you will find screen shots showing what the email will...
  48. Tim Williams

    Feedback Emoji Problem

    Can we get the appreciate emoji changed to something that doesn't look like one a love struck teenager would tag on a post. I don't have anything against love but that's just a little jacked up Lol, For all you love struck teenagers I apologize in advance.
  49. drd1135

    Feedback iOS 12.1 having problems with editor

    One problem has arisen. When I go to type a text, the keyboard on the iPhone and iPad covers the post writing area. If I try to move that are up, it flips back down as soon as I let go. Not sure what to do because i’ M typing blind.
  50. Kevin

    Announcement Welcome to Cameraderie 2.0 - Feb. 2019 Updates

    Folks, we finally did it, we upgraded from XenForo 1.5.x to the new & shiny XenForo 2.1.0 forum software. 😎 In the days ahead we'll be writing up detailed posts about some of the new site features now available. Here's a list of some of the things for you to check out and explore... New...