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  1. Welcome to This New Forum!
  2. Making Pictures - Ben Lifson Essays
  3. The Web Gallery of Art
  4. Creativity and constraint
  5. Mitch Alland's "An Approach To Street Photography" Article
  6. Photography As Part Of Daily Life
  7. Pocket Cameras
  8. One Camera, One Lens?
  9. OVF choices for GX100
  10. Posting Images To OPF
  11. A late but warm welcome…
  12. Image Glut and Digital Facility
  13. The Evolution of the Young Still Photo Forum
  14. "Choice"
  15. Framing a Rapidly Changing Scene
  16. Soft case or pouch for GX100 + CV 35?
  17. 'Prohibitions' - a collaborative exercise/project idea
  18. Locking exposure on the GX100
  19. Man on escalator
  20. A non-technical discussion on print sizes
  21. Inspiration
  22. Lightroom B&W film presets?
  23. Epson RD-1
  24. Very large images
  25. From Brueghel to Street Photography: Let's discuss!
  26. Ikodot viewfinder??
  27. Hunting Lodge
  28. Is there a compelling reason to take pictures based on our cultural stereotypes.
  29. Project-based photography: choosing a subject
  30. The current best carry everywhere camera?
  31. "Seeing like a Master" by Alain Briot
  32. Asher Kelman's Photography As Art Series
  33. Underwater Love
  34. Pinkham's, Petzval's, & Petrol on Pater's Day 2008
  35. Discovery
  36. Sometimes Zero LPPM is where it's at!!
  37. <caution> 2 fuzzy picture blogs! </caution>
  38. Happy Pedal Car
  39. Promised a lot delivered.. not much
  40. Gx200
  41. Approaching the flower with a dark background: how it might work?
  42. Postmodernism, et al. I'm getting annoyed.
  43. What might make B&W work in Cem's art?
  44. Funky Still Life 1, 2, & 3
  45. When to Macro?
  46. Abstract?
  47. Being Prepared v. the "Luck Effect" in Your Most Impressive Photography!
  48. Intimate Contact
  49. Fine Pictures: Non abandoned windows - colour or black and white, glass or not!
  50. America & Alfred Stieglitz
  51. Healing Fields - Patriot Park
  52. (no prefix)
  53. A bit of Whimsy
  54. Picture within a photograph: But who's art is it?
  55. Work versus Nature & Nurture: Becoming a Pro Photographer! What exactly does it take?
  56. Autoerotica
  57. For the Sort Focus Junkies only...
  58. Looking for feedback on my ongoing personal project, Project: One Song
  59. Controlling Specular Reflections
  60. Bracketing to Grasp Wide Dynamic Range Scenes: What's Your Approach?
  61. Megan, Karl Struss Pictorial Lens
  62. A few NYE shots
  63. The Basin
  64. relaxed
  65. Cem and Mike's Print Swap
  66. News: The New OPF Print Exchange
  67. on the edge
  68. confined dreams
  69. pedal car and puddle duck
  70. Brass From the Past
  71. Gung Hay Fat Choy! 新年快乐 Xin Nian Kuai Le!
  72. Total Eggclipse
  73. Careful use of light and even strong filters to present a unique photograph of worth.
  74. generations
  75. mute bet dzivo
  76. Kora
  77. A truly contemplative picture. In addition to the grain, what's your feelings on this
  78. Sordo, Ciego, y Mudo
  79. Recent scoldings......
  80. caresizligin basina vurdugu an
  81. Exit frame right
  82. Reflections in Velvia....
  83. help with bringing out a color
  84. opposites
  85. Fine Black and white.... Wide vista landscapes with sky
  86. B&W "...through the keyhole (from Alice in Wonderland)" Using selective focus in B&W.
  87. Black and white.... windows in abandoned buildings! Find them and/shoot afresh!
  88. Fine B&W: Stumps, Pilings, Weathered Roots and other Nature-ravished Wooden Form
  89. Stairs
  90. The Cellar Series: fungi/lichen/moss
  91. Critique Desired: Metallic abstracts
  92. The Exposed film look!
  93. Pictures taken along La Cienaga Blvd and Washington Blvd
  94. Door to...
  95. Pinhole: Say Cheese!
  96. Hands in composition with Flowers and more
  97. Where's the genie?
  98. Night Photography of Places and Vistas: To Start, a Diner Appearing from the Darkness
  99. Some water pictures with kids having fun!
  100. Kids that play music! My Start a threesome!
  101. Trains Above!
  102. First Impression revisited...
  103. Do you see the light?
  104. Can you shed Light on These World WAR I Photos?
  105. Considering for entry to contest
  106. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: summer flowers
  107. Approaching People Photography: What kind of photographer are you?
  108. Framing schedule: At the shoot? Or later to give new choices down the road?
  109. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Severe Buick
  110. More trees.....
  111. Green Lynx Spider, In action.
  112. Community Theatre, On-Stage Shots
  113. Flower in the park
  114. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: September 11
  115. Friday night 10:36 ...
  116. Refining Photography: Advice needed!
  117. Light on a Tree Trunk: Help making this work, ideas welcome.
  118. Bokeh
  119. Shooting over ISO 2000: Choices of ISO, shutter speed, f stop and workflow.
  120. Film: New Family Member.....meet Dorothy
  121. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Sketching a portrait at the edge of a tungsten lit stage: ISO 6400!
  122. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: So who gives you the right to call a "manipulated" digital picture a photograph!
  123. A digital picture of light and shadows
  124. For discussion
  125. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Erik Jonas 1
  126. Erik Jonas 2
  127. Erik Jonas 3
  128. Erik Jonas 4
  129. drift
  130. Field of bulrushes
  131. Different Type of Still Life
  132. Night, Arles
  133. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Using a 360 degree Panoramas to "break-out" and discover new framing possibilities
  134. Sandclock Adventure
  135. Getting from a personal memento or snapshot to something of wider value: ideas?
  136. Art appreciation for kids
  137. My first composite(or whatever)...
  138. Lake Michigan in November at Sunrise
  139. In Perspective, Fun: So what is a snap?
  140. A couple of snaps from today
  141. Shooting From the Hip, As It Were
  142. Film: Female form.......
  143. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Stage Lighting: Inspired by Asher's Music Images
  144. Helpful Hints/D.I.Y.: The Importance of Color space in sharing what you want with others here and in print.
  145. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Recent work
  146. What Does This Need? What Is Missing?
  147. Peace and Quiet...
  148. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Painting (with light)
  149. Grand Forks
  150. PictureADay projects: January 2010: Left objects
  151. Sunset Rendez-vous!
  152. My Hometown, Felton Ca.
  153. PictureADay projects: February 2010: Portraits
  154. Self portrait
  155. Landscapes in Cloudy Conditions
  156. Flower
  157. PictureADay projects: March 2010: Homeland
  158. Style, or "The Look"
  159. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Palm Fronds and the Church
  160. Yet another sunset
  161. In Wonder
  162. Sunset
  163. Lake Michigan Beach
  164. Help with cropping?
  165. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Chapel on the Hill
  166. A path to walk.....
  167. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Trona Pinnacles - light & shadow play
  168. Film: lathe tool holder
  169. Bridge to Your Future
  170. Twins in the desert
  171. Still Life: Unitarian Church
  172. The Muskegon Shoot
  173. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Hanuman Temple in Advalpal, Goa
  174. Celebrate Dance! Choose images of dancers that impress you.
  175. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: The Starving Artist
  176. Beach Abstract?
  177. Which is better?
  178. Mizpah
  179. Film: Timisoara images
  180. small pepper
  181. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Light of the Midnight Sun
  182. Getting to know the Photographers who didn't go to Yale, are not dead and made it!
  183. Beaver Boy
  184. Red
  185. Film: Enfin! Large Format Fine Images of the unheard of Postcard Photographer of Paris!
  186. Three musketeers
  187. Three musketeers crop 1
  188. Lychees 1
  189. Yellow Kettle 1
  190. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Night in Reykjavík
  191. Grćnavatn
  192. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Kleifarvatn, Iceland
  193. after the morning rain
  194. Bass String
  195. "Flame On"
  196. "Etheral Light"
  197. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Lakagígar
  198. "Morning Dew"
  199. "Parallel Universe"
  200. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Monsoonscapes of Goa, 2010
  201. Rudbeckia bottom up
  202. Clivia
  203. Flower Bouquet, old vs. new lens
  204. New England Dramatic Sky over Farmland. Developing the Final Image!
  205. Monsoon Bliss in Chorăo (Goa, India)
  206. Shona
  207. A Flower
  208. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Qvack.
  209. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Damodar temple in Loliem, Goa
  210. What is my story? To you?
  211. Moss Man: C & C please
  212. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Aldeyjarfoss
  213. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Evening in Hof
  214. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Folds in the Road
  215. From Lorraine with soft focus
  216. Homer
  217. Cockatoos in a Tree
  218. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Fjallabak Nature Reserve
  219. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Jaguar (the 4-wheeled type)
  220. A quick test of first impressions! The image out of context!
  221. Composition Question
  222. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Herđubreiđ
  223. Can You say Extra white balance!
  224. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Temple in Parsem, Goa
  225. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Rainbow in Death Valley
  226. WW II Bunkers
  227. Family art!
  228. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Berserkjahraun
  229. One hot model!
  230. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: The Painted Heavens
  231. In Perspective, Fun: More from the Headlight
  232. Ian + desert
  233. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Lónsörćfi
  234. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Frostastađavatn
  235. Fun In The Forest.
  236. News: A Major Set Of Exhibitions in Paris!
  237. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Autumn in Akureyri
  238. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Gateways to Heaven and Hell
  239. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Hliđarendi
  240. A cute model waring a nice hat and boots?
  241. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Ingjaldshóll
  242. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Reykjavík Moon Rising
  243. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Dragons in the Sky
  244. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Vesturhorn (or Batman Mountain)
  245. Sunset behind a Torso
  246. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Kirkjufell
  247. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Bhoomika Temple
  248. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Fog in the fjord
  249. Love of the Season
  250. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Clarity
  251. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Dettifoss
  252. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Temple in Keri, Goa
  253. The bow!
  254. Film: Stillness and movement.
  255. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Evening in Siridona
  256. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Our Lady of Socorro
  257. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Nirvana
  258. morning
  259. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: The sun sets...
  260. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: A New Morning, A New Year
  261. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: The Sacred Anthill
  262. adult toy stores
  263. "Whatever would she see in him?"
  264. Communications breakdown
  265. The Church in Húsavík
  266. Untitled
  267. The Long Iron Bridge Revisited
  268. Hraundrangi
  269. Lone Love
  270. Slice of Light
  271. Skógafoss
  272. Untitled II
  273. Portrait of a Centenarian
  274. Chap
  275. Untitled III
  276. Untitled IV
  277. Meow
  278. Gear and Gadgets: Questions on choice of the tool for the job and the lke! Schlepp Factor.
  279. Dyrfjöll
  280. Boot 2011 - Patterns
  281. Ferry
  282. Los Angeles Sidewalks
  283. Ave Maria
  284. Closing Time
  285. Radical Redemption
  286. Studio City Sunset
  287. Point-and-Shoot
  288. In the woods...
  289. In Perspective, Fun: Spamming ad deleted!
  290. Morning in Goa - Part 1
  291. Woman in Jodhpur
  292. Just Some Driftwood!
  293. Contretemps in Jökulsárlón
  294. A juried art show. What? Who, me??
  295. Búđir
  296. Travelog: Finds of Art in People and People in Art.
  297. Demolition machines.
  298. Morning in Goa - Part 2
  299. The Icelandic Horse
  300. In Perspective, Planet: Photographic composition and
  301. Cem's Website!
  302. Mornin' in Saligao
  303. Windows of Nacre
  304. In Perspective, Planet: Memory of colors Project: Must not be missed!
  305. Politically Accurate Statement
  306. The Panjim Church
  307. Krýsuvíkurbjarg
  308. Gígjökull
  309. Why Resolution Isn't everything!
  310. Temple in Kundaim
  311. Light Capers in Death Valley
  312. Candids in Vagator
  313. A Mývatn Dream
  314. Posting problems
  315. Eruption in Iceland
  316. Salt of the Earth
  317. The Early Bird
  318. Dynjandi
  319. A Room with a View
  320. Horses in Langanes
  321. Rescue!
  322. Bucolic
  323. Just sharing a few recent photos.
  324. Sunset in Vestmannaeyjar
  325. Selárdalur
  326. My Shooting in Series: An Update
  327. Harsh Light
  328. Romancing the Monsoon
  329. My World: Pop Soda Fire
  330. A Portfolio Series for Your Consideration: An invited Series Portals: One Within Another
  331. A Portrait with the Zeiss 100MP
  332. Kids in Djúpavík
  333. LF: The Beauty of Age (minimalism)
  334. Puffins in Golden Light
  335. Midnight Sun
  336. Point/Counterpoint
  337. Swamp Forms, Noosa NP
  338. Today's Favorites
  339. Comments on Exhibit Photos, Please
  340. My World: Is she the world's youngest exhibited photographer?
  341. Church statues
  342. Travelog: Where each of a series of pictures impacts the next: "Days and Nights in the Forrest"
  343. Fall I
  344. Fall II
  345. Best Shot from Yesterday
  346. Bunkers II
  347. Sadness
  348. Untitled VII
  349. Untitled VIII
  350. Hot Door
  351. Untitled IX
  352. Emergency brake
  353. Untitled 10
  354. mellow colours
  355. Beach in winter
  356. Human Influence
  357. essentials
  358. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: Hot Peppers
  359. Lines and Textures
  360. Still Life (not)
  361. My World: A Poem and A Photo
  362. Which version?
  363. A bit of insecurity
  364. Corner
  365. Alley
  366. Pears!
  367. Photographic Gems of Our Times From The Web Moshe Katvan visit to Berlin 2012
  368. Still Life - Chess Pieces
  369. Still Life - Sea Horse
  370. LF: Time and space
  371. Nothing but pictures
  372. A Poem and A Photo - 2
  373. Impression(ism)
  374. It is light
  375. The last one
  376. Mosquito Hawk
  377. Day Lily
  378. Happiness
  379. Forest Diamond
  380. Serious fun with any smartphone! Post your favorites!
  381. early morning hour blues
  382. How to expose [present and show] images ?
  383. Summer Floral
  384. Flora
  385. Brief Moments Of Solitude
  386. summer-evening-dream?
  387. summer-evening-dream (series)
  388. LENSCRATCH Hometown Exhibition
  389. Soft shoulders
  390. Slackline 8x10
  391. Art from the iPod
  392. No Standing
  393. Old Posts and/ Books with Lasting Value! Select your favorites and repost them here.
  394. Empty place
  395. It's a bike
  396. LENSCRATCH Pets and Animals Exhibit
  397. The Claw
  398. Original Art and Inspired Photograph Rina Natural Light Polaroid
  399. My World: Beautiful Trash
  400. Twisted Steel
  401. Celebrity Portraiture
  402. Just for Fun No C&C will be given: The Makings of an Omelet
  403. One Picture/One Paragraph
  404. You Can Never Go Back
  405. My World: How do some public spaces end up so hostile?
  406. 180
  407. My World: A Tulip -- kind of a street shot
  408. My World: Light! (tulip)
  409. Review: question about composition
  410. Found space
  411. Why do we post pictures here or elsewhere on the WWW? How should we respond?
  412. The Mad Hatter Was Here
  413. Night Photography: feedback and discussion requested
  414. My World: Lonely Places in the Snow
  415. Far from the maddening crowds...
  416. Erode
  417. Downstream Escher
  418. Finding art in the suburbs
  419. Web of Roots
  420. My World: Dill (Anethum graveolens)
  421. My World: Nearly Winter
  422. A Muse Visits! Kate: Holmby Park and more!
  423. Photographer of Interest - Selected by Editor: Jim Collum, a photographer's photographer!
  424. A Muse Visits! The Curator
  425. The Abandoned Couch: A series
  426. Photographer of Interest - Selected by Editor: From Bangladesh: Master and Servant
  427. My World: thinking of spring
  428. What is it about film that makes you or another photographer choose it?
  429. prayer ...
  430. A Muse Visits! Stealing beauty: grab shot in public places!
  431. My World: violet (tulips)
  432. A Muse Visits! Stealing Beauty II : "White Roses and Afternoon Tea!"
  433. My World: here comes the sun (tulip)
  434. My World: violet - as time goes by (tulips)
  435. 3 pictures
  436. Arnold (portrait)
  437. A Muse Visits! Stealing Beauty III: Tempted again by White Roses!
  438. Last Dance
  439. A book spread, perhaps
  440. News: Take life size direct print on Ilfochrome (as does Richard Learoyd).
  441. A Muse Visits! Stealing Beauty IV : Under the palm!
  442. ND filter slow down = Art?
  443. Protected Threads for Public Reference for Our Photographic Work.
  444. Carla in fur, 2004
  445. LF: Photo shoot for local specialist Mercedes workshop
  446. Mauritius (no blue in sight)
  447. On the kitchen table!
  448. People with the Sony A7R
  449. Some florals from this year
  450. Film
  451. simpiicity
  452. A Muse Visits! Woman with Flowers
  453. My World: Potter's Wheel
  454. Pushing Light Boundaries - Avril Double Take!
  455. "Expuesto:People in doorways: - Glimpses at the junctions of public spaces!
  456. My World: Voluptuous
  457. Abandoned House
  458. My World: Exploring commercial filters in post processing an image of flowers.
  459. Backyard!
  460. Incoming
  461. Constellation
  462. "Farmer's Market"!
  463. Beauty in Suspension
  464. withering ...
  465. light in the dark
  466. Deep Blue
  467. sunken beauties
  468. A Muse Visits! Shelise, the costume maker!
  469. My World: From Salzburg, Austria
  470. very simple ...
  471. A petal of Last Seasons beauty.
  472. Junk
  473. My World: Prisoner
  474. My World: Final Class
  475. Serene...
  476. My World: Pictures from past, at least 35 old ones
  477. Vintage Processing Analog or Digtal Simulation
  478. Flowers for A Muse
  479. Fuji GFX Camera Flowers for a Muse II
  480. Street Monochtome/B&W Street Monochrome Open Call: My choice, Kirstie on couch
  481. To Fuji GFX 50S Flowers for a Missing Muse III: Lilies!
  482. from blooming to withering
  483. Under Wraps
  484. Pentax 645Z scope or zoom lens
  485. Quod licet Jovi
  486. Couple Out for a Drive - D800M
  487. Mansplaining on the Tube
  488. Travelog: Individual Worlds
  489. A Muse Visits! Kate!
  490. Crazy