The Weekly Challenge 6 - 11 Jan.

Discussion in 'Photo Challenges' started by bilzmale, Jan 5, 2012.

  1. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus Subscribing Member

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Photorx12 has set a thought-provoking topic for our next weekly challenge.

    My choice for topic is "Life un-noticed". We are surrounded by life 24 hours a day but are often too busy to notice it; what would life look like to you if you stopped and took a quick snapshot of that moment.

    Let's see your take on this one over the next 5 days (Closing Wed 8PM NYC time).
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  2. I hope this qualifies. This fellow was completely absorbed in his phone. He wasn't watching where he was going, or what was happening around him (ie, me with a camera). I had not intended to capture him, this was just serendipity. Used that red filter in SEP

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    Things to do, Places to go by kyte50, on Flickr

    I guess this one is more about what the guy didnt notice. I can't get a hold of the theme in my head... may replace this with something else before weeks end :(
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  3. pictor

    pictor All-Pro

    Jul 14, 2010
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  4. pawzitiv

    pawzitiv Regular

    Three on a Mission

    Leica M8; Voigtlander 28/1.9
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  5. Hauki

    Hauki Regular

    Dec 2, 2011
    Somerset, England
    Rebel Without A Cause!

    <a href="" title="Rebel Without A Cause! by Hauki-, on Flickr"> 6651869331_35cdcab683_z.jpg "581" height="640" alt="Rebel Without A Cause!"></a>
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  6. Phoenix

    Phoenix Super Moderator

    Dec 28, 2011
    Melbourne, Australia
    Phoenix Gonzales

    After walking on the pavement a bit I've noticed this small patch of grass growing from one of the cracks, I thought this would be a good metaphor for life being un-noticed.
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  7. kathyh

    kathyh Top Veteran

    Jul 13, 2010
    Ottawa, Canada
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  8. BillN

    BillN Hall of Famer

    Aug 25, 2010
    S W France
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  9. Photorx12

    Photorx12 Regular

    May 31, 2011
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  10. Lightmancer

    Lightmancer Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 13, 2011
    Sunny Frimley
    Bill Palmer
    Just a quick nap, in the middle of the shopping centre... nobody will notice... :biggrin:

    <a href="" title="Re-energise by RangefinderGeneral, on Flickr"> View attachment 47465 "1024" height="698" alt="Re-energise"></a>
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  11. Hyubie

    Hyubie Top Veteran

    Jun 8, 2011
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  12. jerryatsc

    jerryatsc Rookie

    Jan 8, 2012
    Hi Bill,

    the sign on the back of the seat that fellow is sleeping on makes that a great scene!

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  13. Briar

    Briar Hall of Famer

    Oct 27, 2010
    <a href="" title="Edinburgh Princes Street Gardens by Briar34, on Flickr"> 6414480207_b6a15ed4d1_b.jpg "1024" height="682" alt="Edinburgh Princes Street Gardens"></a>

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  14. Andrewteee

    Andrewteee All-Pro

    Jul 8, 2010
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  15. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
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  16. lucpher

    lucpher Regular

    Nov 24, 2011
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  17. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus Subscribing Member

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Some strong entries - closes tonight, Wed midnight NYC time so still time to enter.
  18. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus Subscribing Member

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    We call these spiders "daddy long legs" and walk past them at our front door every day.

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  19. ajramirez

    ajramirez Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Jul 9, 2010
    Caguas, Puerto Rico


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  20. Will

    Will All-Pro

    Aug 30, 2010
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