Sold a picture!

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  1. Mitica100

    Mitica100 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Well, the good news is I sold a picture on display today. The bad news is that it was stored on a HD on my desktop, which has just died yesterday. I have the 4x5 negative, that means I can re-scan it, but it's a pain in the arse... I know, I know, should've put it on a flash card, a CDrom or an external HD.
     
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    Antarctican TPF Noob!

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    :boogie: Great news about the sale!!!
     
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    Sw1tchFX TPF Noob!

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    my day is coming, i've never had anything like that happen to me before where i've lost data, but I know it's close.
     
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    spiffybeth TPF Noob!

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    congrats on selling an image!!!!!

    im sorry about the loss. i feel your pain!!
     
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    Good job bud! I am sure this will be one of many!

    Love & Bass
     
  6. nealjpage

    nealjpage multi format master in a film geek package

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    Hey, you've still got the neg. Granted, it's a pain to re-do it, but just think if you'd had a digi file only.

    Film: the ultimate back-up.
     
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    jstuedle No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Congrats!
    :wav:
     
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    terri Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Congrats, Mitica! It's a great feeling, isn't it? :thumbup: And I am not at all surprised - you do beautiful work. :D
     
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    YEAH! Doesn't it feel good! I took a bunch of images at a rodeo last fall and Sold a TON! Hopefully you can get the HD image back! Good LucK
     
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    Congrats...
    And sorry do hear about the HD crash.. I know how you feel.. It sucks!
     
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    RyanLilly No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    congrats, and set up a type 1 raid.
     

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