Picture taken with Q published! :-)

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philzucker
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Picture taken with Q published! :-)
Sep 14, 2013

So it took the Q and the 03 fisheye lens to get a picture of mine published in a newspaper!

The picture that made it was a crop from this one:

There is a thread about it with more info here: http://www.dpreview.com/forums/thread/3534804

The newspaper is only a local one, but I understand it has a circulation of about 200.000 and 0.6 million readers. And if those look closely at the caption, they can find my gallery - the people at the paper were so kind to include its URL. That's some nice advertising, isn't it?

The picture was used to illustrate an article about the recently finished open air season for film screenings. The headline loosely translates to "It was a perfect summer for the cinema".

Needless to say that I took the picture of me with the paper also with the Q+03 ...

Phil

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In reply to philzucker, Sep 14, 2013

Congratulations Phil. Great photo. Well done.  I have the 01 & 06 lens and will add 03 to my shopping list.  Best Regards, Geoff.

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GeoffNS wrote:

Congratulations Phil. Great photo. Well done. I have the 01 & 06 lens and will add 03 to my shopping list. Best Regards, Geoff.

Thanks, Geoff!

The 03 is nice - not too sharp, but capable enough. And with an very interesting way to "see" things.

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In reply to philzucker, Sep 15, 2013

It's great your shot was published and I bet it will get more people interested in event next time,  fantastic for everyone.  Well done

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Well done Phil you deserve the recognition.

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Well done Phil and, if the papers over here were paying for pics, I could have some, as well

Cheers and continued goodgreat shooting as always

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Congratulations.

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In reply to philzucker, Sep 17, 2013

Thanks all for your kind comments on this, they are all much appreciated.

Still feel good about this.

Phil

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philzucker wrote:

So it took the Q and the 03 fisheye lens to get a picture of mine published in a newspaper!

The picture that made it was a crop from this one:

There is a thread about it with more info here: http://www.dpreview.com/forums/thread/3534804

The newspaper is only a local one, but I understand it has a circulation of about 200.000 and 0.6 million readers. And if those look closely at the caption, they can find my gallery - the people at the paper were so kind to include its URL. That's some nice advertising, isn't it?

The picture was used to illustrate an article about the recently finished open air season for film screenings. The headline loosely translates to "It was a perfect summer for the cinema".

Needless to say that I took the picture of me with the paper also with the Q+03 ...

Phil

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In reply to philzucker, 11 months ago

Excellent and interesting photo. Congrats.

Q is always in the right place

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