Artichoke

Artichoke

Lives in United States Houston, TX, United States
Works as a impassioned amateur
Has a website at www.pbase.com/artichoke
Joined on Nov 5, 2002

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  • perfectly timed & rendered she certainly gave you a look & you caught it the reflected frame was a gamble, but paid great dividends Bravo!
  • beautifully rendered & composed this was all the more compelling knowing it was photographed in northern Lebanon hope your Easter fulfills the promise made so long ago Art
  • Daedalus2000 wrote: Very surprised with some of the results, but for sure I agree with the top places. Congratulations to the winners. D I agree about the top photographs very encouraging to see...
  • Replied in well known story
    Leica & Leitz have long had a reputation for ethical business practice this seems to continue today & doubtless responsible for much of the premium exacted by Leica for their products  good to see...
  • this one is getting much greater participation than our old forum based challenges still the more the merrier (and hopefully it will lesson the impact of cheating, which has been a much discussed...
  • from either of these digital Ms the MM does limit, though it has some advantages, I think after seeing your work, you should not consider it I love the sensor Kodak built for the M9/MM/ME since...
  • Pieter Mooij wrote: Yesterday i take a photograph from the tulipfields in The Netherlands looks like the Lowlands are having a glorious spring you have many fine landscapes in this Flickr gallery,...
  • meagre offerings wrote: snip Lastly: It's a discussion forum. Everybody can voice if they like somebody's contributions or not. obviously not these days eric. best pc but I found it...
  • the remains of its glorious past I drove by this regularly on my commute to work (and play) in Philly where I grew up you have done an outstanding job with these hulks, all the more so for using...
  • EricWN wrote: I don't think you should speak for all of us. I would hope not ...this is a discourse forum First: It's not "our" forum. It belongs to DPR, end of story. nope this forum is...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Shelbelle Shamrock does a split Ruby Revue
    Placed 22nd in the challenge.
  • Replied in lovely, JD
    one of the joys of a Texas spring, well photographed sweet color & composition where was this taken?
  • but this was a memorable photograph taken from an above POV which I rarely like, but Gianluca pulled this off as I recall she was an elegantly earthy woman and did look inviting I hope our friend...
  • Replied in nope
    David Kieltyka wrote: I assume you're refering to the pre-ASPH 21/2.8. I bought a copy of this lens for my dad c. 1990 and more recently have used it myself with very good results on various...
  • Replied in wunderbar!
    in the grand tradition & beautifully done exquisite composition & technically perfect I always admire photographers that find magic in the mundane that lens seems to be thriving on the A7 this one...
  • that I have seen from the X-Vario gorgeous processing (it takes time for anyone to learn how to work files from a new camera) & fascinating, poignant subject I imagine the performance pavillion...
  • Replied in lovely, Choi
    just spoke with my brother who is in Reykjavik with his family for a quick holiday only a 5 hour flight from Boston, where he lives & a change from the Gulf or Florida coasts where he usually...
  • jeff hladun wrote: Beautiful images with intelligent compositional structure. They show me the single-mindedness of the crew in the heat of the competition, and I can almost feel the rise in their...
  • looks like the 240 proved its superior weather sealing & I assume you used your 28-90 R for these congrats on your win does Porsche award a 911 to the winners?
  • Thomas Streng wrote: Nothing against the 28-90, even though I am not sure if the Canon 24-70/2.8II lacks anything compared to the Canon. The Leica is a nice range going up to 90mm and an...
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