Lives in United States Blaine, MN, United States
Works as a Jack (or I should say Jane) of all trades...
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Joined on Aug 6, 2005
About me:

To get excited about good shots I manage to get lucky enough to capture, for at least 20 more years. :o)

I guess this is where we put our gear in. I finally have a list!
E-5, E-520, & E-300 w/both kit lenses 14-45mm, 40-150mm
50-200mm (original lens)
50-200mm (new version)
14-54mm (original lens)
70-300mm lens

MercurySoft1's recent activity

  • Replied in Yes PurpleRay,
    That's a great shot including luscious and stark, you should enter it in the exhibition gallery!  Remember, any camera and taken any date, so even a film camera shot from the 70s would work in ...
  • I'll tell you the old rules which still stand IMO, Exhibiton Gallery can be any camera with photo taken any time. Competition is only Olympus or Panisonic 4:3 cameras with photos taken during the ...
  • day before yesterday, so I will put that one in the exhibition to start things off.  Wee! Did you see my note I left you in the voting thread?  I realized you might not see it and then forgot to ...
  • Replied in Yeah Brad!!
    I can't say much because I'm heading out the door, but I did want to say congrats to you Brad.  I really liked your photo and I'm glad you won. Also, thanks for the votes spread my way too. ...
  • Replied in Done!
  • I think its going to be tough!  It was a great theme Colin. Thanks for running the challenge!
  • YouVe been sorely missed. I don't know what Michael is up too.  I know there in England if you went outside you might get blown away.  But, he should have taken pictures out his windows.  He can ...
  • Only 1 going in now becuase it is morning and I need to get to bed!
  • Replied in Wow,
    The exhibition gallery is filling up nicely.  There are some really super nice shots in there already.  Great to see you back too Brent!  Sure do miss you around here.
  • I'll see what I can come up with through the archives and get to thinking of something worthy of the theme!  Congrats again Colin the balloon and the beauties (and handsome dude) were all very good. ...
  • You know, what we lacked in volume didn't effect the great images you all managed to muster up.  You all did a good job. Colin, I never grow tired of your portraits, you do such fine work with a ...
  • Total votes (First-place votes) - Title: 24 ( 4) - Pop! - Colin 17 ( 2) - Mia - Colin 16 ( 2) - Arise Sir Knight - Barry 1 Honorable mention 13 ( 1) - On the labyrinth - by endika 1 Honorable mention ...
  • Total votes (First-place votes) - Title: 29 ( 5) - Witch - MCsaba 13 ( 2) - Captains Decanter by Wear 2 Honorable mentions 12 ( 0) - Shelter - Colin 11 ( 1) - Marv test shot-Shirley 1 Honorable mention
  • It's been a rough month and a half with all the holidays and Christmas parties, family getting together for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year celebrations!  Finally the new year has started and ...
  • Replied in Hi K.A.,
    Don't worry about a thing.  I just came online and saw your call for help and I'd be more than glad to give you a hand.   So look for the results thread under my name. I know how busy life can get. ...
  • Replied in I also voted!
    Sorry I didn't let you know sooner, I was voting on my tablet and didn't want to log into DPR.  Mostly in case I couldn't remember the pw after all these years.  ha!
  • And to all our good friends here on the Oly challenges! Endika, I still dream of winning a lotto and sending for you and Montse to come see us.  I looked up the price of tickets from BCN to ...
  • I was going to come to England and ring your neck if you didn't enter your fantastic outdoor/indoor flash photos! ha!
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