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Photography Contest: Win a 12-month subscription
:below:Photography Contest: Deadline September 15, 2009:below:
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:pc: CONTEST RULES: Your submission may include:
For 1st place entry : Capture the reflections, shadows, highlights
Your work must entail some characteristic showing the use of HELIOGRAPHS click here first coined by Nicephore Niepce (1765-1833) to describe the new process he had discovered, when he produced what is generally agreed to be the first photograph, in 1827.  
All we ask from participants for first place, is that they capture their subject in the sun either showing reflection, shadow, highlight, etc., without needing to manipulate the photo later on in any software program.
No photomanipulations will be accepted.
For 2nd and/or 3rd place entries: All submissions for 2nd and/or 3rd place can be on any theme or subje
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About Me Contest updates
:star: About Me :star:
Opening date: 29th August 2009
Closing date: 10th December 2009
:iconthe-photographicpoet: :iconkaz-d: :iconlemgemapple: :iconhyperionic-xmissions:
What do you need to do to participate?
For this contest, all you need to do is a new piece of art which you feel represents you.
This can be done through photography, writing, drawings...pretty much any type of art
It can be about an event that happened to you and left you feeling a certain way, about your passions, about the things you like doing...ANYTHING, as long as it is expressing you
:bulletblue: All work must be your own
:bulletblue: Only 1 submission per person (this means you can't send me three and tell me to pick the best out of them!)
:bulletblue: Send via note with "About Me Contest" in the subject line to the-photographicpoet
In this note, please include a thumb to your work as well as the link :)
:bulletblue: Your work must be new as this is
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I'm a Photographer, Not a Terrorist
How to Shoot in Public With Confidence
There are a lot of street photographers out there in dA land. Hopefully this article will come in handy. I know I have learnt a few new things there.
This of course isnt just for the stree photographers out there, its for everyone :D
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I'm not going to promise that it's not going to be another 2 years before I write a journal entry, but I do have a blog on my website ( and am doing the photo-a-day challenge for 2012. I tend to post in batches because, well, life is busy, but I do post on there regularly.

Also, I went to Europe for three weeks earlier this year so more photos may surface from that trip as well as from my day to day camera activities.

Thanks for stopping by!

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Current Residence: Owosso, MI
Favourite genre of music: Rock/alternative
Favourite photographer: Jim Veneman, Morris Abernathy, Anacledo Rapping... I really can't choose on this one.
MP3 player of choice: Amazon Player app for Android
Favourite cartoon character: Garfield, Dilbert, the cast of Wapsi Square
Personal Quote: He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose - Jim Elliot


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EquestrianStrong Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is more regaurding your other account, but is Carson your son or do you just have pictures from working with him?
djinn-world Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2009  Professional General Artist
THanx for the fav ^-^
redwolf518 Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow, thanks for the faves AND watch. You rock!
synonymtograce Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2009
Thank you ;)
Relient-K Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks so much for the favourite, Alaina dear! :hug:
synonymtograce Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2009
You're welcome :)It's a gorgeous image.
ssmithphotography Featured By Owner May 23, 2008
Thanks for commenting on Fairy Gossip :)
Wolf-of-Samhain Featured By Owner May 13, 2008  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thanks for the Fav!
Relient-K Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks so much for the favourite, dearie! =D :heart: :hug:
Relient-K Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2007  Professional Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday dear heart! :airborne:
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