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CS #618 - And the Point is?

Discussion in 'The Collective Shoot' started by catalyst, Sep 13, 2018.

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  1. The usual rules apply: post your pictures taken at any point between Thursday Sept. 13 and Wednesday Sept. 19 your local time; limit to 3 pictures per post; family-friendly; etc.

    Speaking of the theme . . . I hope that you'll interpret it broadly; and photos that "stretch" the theme are especially encouraged! Many photos make a point - some are obvious, some less so. Perhaps a focus point; or a discussion point; maybe a vanishing point or a point of view. Or you can go more literally: such as a pointed object, or a point in a sporting match. Those are simply a few starting points for you to ponder - I look forward to seeing everyone's interpretations! Post early and often! Here are a few to get you thinking . . .

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  2. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Here's a lame first attempt. "pointing" at a subject :p 
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  3. NEF Said

    NEF Said

    Aug 22, 2009
    NH, USA
    Interesting theme Eric and great examples. I hope I can get out.
     
  4. NEF Said

    NEF Said

    Aug 22, 2009
    NH, USA
    That must be one of those grey market Nikons as the name is spelled wrong... :) 
     
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  5. Perfect, West! We're off to a good start.
     
  6. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Mom said ... never point !!
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  7. You have some Michelangelo going on with this one!
     
  8. kilofoxtrott

    kilofoxtrott European Ambassador Moderator

    Dec 29, 2011
    Tettnang, Germany
    No, no, gentlemen.
    It's the prototype for left handed cameras. Very rare... ;) :) :D 

    Kind regards
    Klaus
     
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  9. kind of a vanishing point shot

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  10. NEF Said

    NEF Said

    Aug 22, 2009
    NH, USA
    Very cool West! Great capture!
     
  11. Your point is made with a beautiful scene. Looks like Spring, which I know it is down your way.
     
  12. That's a very inviting scene, Phil, beautifully rendered.
     
  13. No caption needed...

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  14. Ouch, Jim! That is dandy with a fine use of DOF.
     
  15. Thanks, Eric. I really wanted the tip in sharp focus, but that was handheld with a macro lens, and my hands aren't that steady. :( 

    Here's another:

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  16. NEF Said

    NEF Said

    Aug 22, 2009
    NH, USA
    Both came out nice Jim!
     
  17. That is very creative!
     
  18. A very inviting place.
     
  19. You make quite the point, Jim.
     
  20. Pinpoint sharp, Jim!
     
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