DougSchuch

DougSchuch

Lives in United States Escondido, United States
Joined on Nov 30, 2009

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  • Commented on Brassware challenge

    Does bronze and copper qualify as brass? There are pictures of both.

  • Created user reviews Absolute quality
    I love this lens. When I want to take close up studio-type shots, this is my go to lens. The detail is stunning.colors are rich, and I've always been very pleased with the results. I happen to ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Sharpening
    2nd place in Light Sources. I still don't know why those sparks don't hurt.
    Placed 16th in the challenge. 2nd place in Light Sources. I still don't know why those sparks don't hurt.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Carving Chisels
    3rd place in Macro Metal. I originally took a series of photos with the chisels arranged in a pattern. When finished I grabbed them in one hand to put them away. When I saw them all bunched up in my hand, I thought the random pattern looked much better.
    Placed 60th in the challenge. 3rd place in Macro Metal. I originally took a series of photos with the chisels arranged in a pattern. When finished I grabbed them in one hand to put them away. When I saw them all bunched up in my hand, I thought the random pattern looked much better.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Frame and Plant
    This was 4th in "Still Life In B&W.
    Placed 7th in the challenge. This was 4th in "Still Life In B&W.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Santa Fe Doors
    Seen in the Old Town Plaza area. Built into an old adobe wall.
    Placed 33rd in the challenge. Seen in the Old Town Plaza area. Built into an old adobe wall.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Small Steel Roller
    Placed 55th in the challenge.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Carving Chisels
    Placed 3rd in the challenge.
  • Commented on Hole in the Hollow in the Naturally Hollow challenge

    Great image. This was number one on my list. DP Review voting is a mysterious thing.

  • Submitted a challenge entry Vintage Indian
    An iconic American motorcycle that didn't survive the times. But it was good while it lasted. Now they're highly prized by collectors.
    Placed 25th in the challenge. An iconic American motorcycle that didn't survive the times. But it was good while it lasted. Now they're highly prized by collectors.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Sand Sculpture at Low Tide
    Placed 21st in the challenge.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Once Was White
    This is part of a metal gate in the parking lot at the beach in Cardiff, California. The salt air has taken its toll.
    Placed 32nd in the challenge. This is part of a metal gate in the parking lot at the beach in Cardiff, California. The salt air has taken its toll.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Low Tide
    Sand sculpted by water on the outgoing tide. It was like walking through a ever changing landscape.
    Placed 22nd in the challenge. Sand sculpted by water on the outgoing tide. It was like walking through a ever changing landscape.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Surfboard
    By chance, I happened to have a surfboard with those colors. I always liked the combination together.
    Placed 36th in the challenge. By chance, I happened to have a surfboard with those colors. I always liked the combination together.
  • Submitted a challenge entry ROOTS
    Found on a hike in the Rocky Mountains at an altitude of 10,000 ft. (about 3,000 meters) at sundown. These are exposed roots on a live tree somehow surviving in very harsh conditions.
    Placed 30th in the challenge. Found on a hike in the Rocky Mountains at an altitude of 10,000 ft. (about 3,000 meters) at sundown. These are exposed roots on a live tree somehow surviving in very harsh conditions.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Big Flag
    Seen at a car show. It was around the 4th July which is the US independence day celebration.
    Placed 80th in the challenge. Seen at a car show. It was around the 4th July which is the US independence day celebration.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Desert Plant in Bloom
    Found at the side of the road. Lots of bees around that day.
    Placed 66th in the challenge. Found at the side of the road. Lots of bees around that day.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Crystal Rose
    Placed 54th in the challenge.
  • Commented on Let There Be Light (Part 1) challenge

    Using the sun as a remote flash.....That's cheating!

  • Submitted a challenge entry Nautilus Shells
    According to people who study such things; when sliced in half, a Nautilus shell reveals a tightening curve that follows the mathematics of the Golden Ratio. I just like the way they look. Which probably proves the point.
    Placed 7th in the challenge. According to people who study such things; when sliced in half, a Nautilus shell reveals a tightening curve that follows the mathematics of the Golden Ratio. I just like the way they look. Which probably proves the point.
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