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  • Commented on photo P7118841 in the Geometric challenge

    Love the photo. Hate the lazy and meaningless title...far worse than having no title at all.

    Well-deserved win. Lovely composition.

  • Offered in freshwater and saltwater versions??? I don't understand. If I have a saltwater version, why on earth would that not work perfectly in fresh waters? (I understand, of course, why the...

  • Commented on photo Living on the Edge in the Living dangerously challenge

    I'm not sure if this meets the challenge theme. "Risk should be obvious in the image."

    I don't see it. The ground could be 2 inches below the chipmunk. . . there's nothing at all in the...

  • Commented on photo Alone in the somethings missing - mirror challenge

    To my eye, the subject in this image is clearly the eye goes directly to her. If so, then this is not a great choice for this challenge, as neither she nor her reflection is cut off in...

  • Commented on photo IMG_2081-bw in the Winter people challenge

    Really like the image--quite cute composition.
    Really hate the title--lazy, meaningless, and far worse than having no title at all.

  • Commented on photo Winter walking in the Winter people challenge

    I tend to love images of people using umbrellas. But this photo has zero indications of winter. Rain does not equal winter at all. And the photo was taken in March, which is a month almost no...

  • Commented on photo The Cold Women of New York A73Q2730-1-2 in the Winter people challenge

    I like the image. I really dislike that you identified yourself in your photo's caption . . . not cool to do in a DPR challenge.

  • Commented on challenge Winter people

    I'm confused by your post. I am not sure in what way "contrast enhancing, sharpening, etc..." suggests a color image.

    Per the host; there were no DQs re this issue. But when a rule says,...

  • No RAW? This is a camera for beginners, not for serious photographers. (If it was a camera with features that a pro or serious amateur would use, I'd definitely consider a camera like this for my...

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