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nice. I can't wait til I'm there. Unfortunately it won't be for several months.
I guess I can wait though. :?
 

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amatuer my butt.....that's ready for a post card. Don't let your self esteem rob you of your due credit. It's a great shot. It has a very "painted" look to it. What did you shoot it with and is there any post editing on it?
 
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lol thanks metroshane and damien
i do love this pic but it wasnt even done with anything special at all.
i had a point and shoot that day, nothing more. its a good automatic as far as automatics go.
and no there was no editing. the painted look that u talk about is what i always loved about this pic.

im using the excuse that because i now have a real camera i will have to go back to italy and take better shots :lol:

you will have a blast twistmyarm!
 
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great work manda! I think you did great with that picture. like my esteemed colleagues, i think you have a nack for landscapes!!


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I love it. It's amazing how it really does look like a painting. I hope to get to Italy someday to take some great shots......What did you all do there?
 

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That photo is of FLorence isn't it? Looks like one of the many many bridges that connect to two parts of the city together. Its an amazing shot, I never saw the water so calm when i was in Florence though.


PS, i did (at great personal risk) get a couple of pics of David while i was there, I will try and unearth them, can't remeber if they were worth posting or not.
 
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this one's been resurrected hehe

yes, tis florence. i dont remember the name, but its taken form the next bridge down from the famous Ponte Vecchio. Of course the subject itself is the next bridge after that. I should find out the name of it.
The water...it was taken in early October, and then bucketed down raining not long after that. I remember there were these umbrella sellers all through the streets and this guy asked me to buy one for 10,000 lira. i said no and then it really started to pour, so another guy came up and asked if i wanted one asking for 15,000. I remember becoming really assertive and said "nope sorry, another guy just said he'd sell it for 5" and i walked away. the guy ran after me
"ok, ok!!! 5000!!!" haha
what a cheeky swindler i was

and on that lil bit of amandatrivia, I need to rescan it, that dot in the sky is buggin me lol
 

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