Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

A photo challenge starting January 5th 2009. One image only, normal size restrictions apply (1000 pixel maximum width or height recommended - if vertical we suggest 700 pixels maximum width). No followup images (comparisons) except by those who have not already posted their one image. Discussion welcome - please only repeat images in discussion posts if absolutely essential. Aster has been appointed moderator of this forum in recognition of her commitment to making it great fun. This does not prevent others from setting challenges!

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One image only, normal size restrictions apply (1000 pixel maximum width or height recommended - if vertical we suggest 700 pixels maximum width). No followup images (comparisons) except by those who have not already posted their one image. Discussion welcome - please only repeat images in discussion posts if absolutely essential. Participants should provide basic camera data (body, lens, ISO, mode, exposure over-ride or WB settings), and details of raw processing and subsequent PP.
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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!" ends 14 January 20

Unread postby Ken M » Sat Dec 15, 2012 4:25 pm

mvanrheenen wrote:Wow, you've put a lot of work into the Christmas decorations Ken. Don't all the different lights bother you?


Problem is they discontinue and have to get different to get the display bigger every year.
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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!" ends 14 January 20

Unread postby Wildieswife » Tue Jan 08, 2013 7:27 pm

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!" ends 14 January 20

Unread postby Dr. Harout » Tue Jan 08, 2013 11:48 pm

Heading to 2013
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New Year by Dr. Harout, on Flickr

Wonderland Lights
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Yerevan Downtown by Dr. Harout, on Flickr
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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"-Voting ends Jan 23

Unread postby aster » Wed Jan 23, 2013 3:09 pm

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Hi everyone, :)

The winners of Challenge #50 are decided by your votes:

Mark with his photo "Hot Chocolate In Pink!" and Dr. Harout with his photo "Yerevan Downtown/Wonderland lights" are the winners of this challenge.

Congratulations to te both of you and thank you fo rparticipating. :)

Yildiz

Mark's "Hot Chocolate In Pink!"
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Dr. Harout's "Yerevan Downtown/Wonderland Lights"
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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby mvanrheenen » Wed Jan 23, 2013 7:08 pm

Never thought someone would vote for mine! Thanks!

And sweet image from you too Doc! Congratulations!

Mark

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby Dr. Harout » Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:14 pm

I expect from our members to be more active next time.
Congratulations to you to Mark.
And a big thank you to Yildiz.
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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby mvanrheenen » Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:52 pm

How could I forget: thank you Yildiz for yet another creative challenge!

Mark

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby aster » Wed Jan 23, 2013 9:04 pm

Dr. Harout wrote:I expect from our members to be more active next time.
Congratulations to you to Mark.
And a big thank you to Yildiz.

mvanrheenen wrote:How could I forget: thank you Yildiz for yet another creative challenge!

Mark


Congratulations, guys! :D

You two have the priority to start a challenge with a brand new idea now....


Thanks,

Yildiz

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby Wildieswife » Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:18 pm

Congratulations Mark and Dr Harout! Worthy winners indeed :D And a big thank you to the Challenge host.

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby mvanrheenen » Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:31 pm

aster wrote:
You two have the priority to start a challenge with a brand new idea now....


Your call Doc!

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby Dr. Harout » Fri Jan 25, 2013 9:30 am

Wow, nothing comes to mind. Go ahead Mark.
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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby mvanrheenen » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:53 pm

Dr. Harout wrote:Wow, nothing comes to mind. Go ahead Mark.


You're not coming of thát easy Doc! :lol:

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby aster » Fri Feb 01, 2013 7:44 pm

Hi guys, :)


My humble suggestion would be to go by a classic topic: Valentine's day.

Who knows, it may prove prolific. :)

Mark? Dr. Harout? See any potential in there?

Yildiz

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby mvanrheenen » Fri Feb 01, 2013 8:34 pm

Let me think about that. It's surely a classic topic!

Mark

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Re: Challenge #50:"Sweet Sweet Holidays!"- Winners Chosen

Unread postby Ken M » Thu Apr 11, 2013 2:56 am

I got all 0's! But glad I was in the running!!!
A65 16mm-50mm 2.8
Tamron 72E 90mm 2.8 Macro
Sony 35mm 1.8 Sony
Sony 55-300mm and 55-200mm

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