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Photo of the Month: July 2012

Started by Barry Drive, June 17, 2012, 02:43:41 pm

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Photo of the Month

502 @ Woden Depot (ACTbusspotter)
2 (28.6%)
503 on Athllon Dr (AOQ951)
2 (28.6%)
719 on Athllon Dr (AOQ951)
6 (85.7%)
434 on Langtree Cr (Bus400)
1 (14.3%)
393 on Roden Cutler Dr (Bus400)
2 (28.6%)
SB06FS on Grenfell St, Adelaide (743)
2 (28.6%)
400 & 500 @ Antill St (743)
2 (28.6%)

Total Members Voted: 7

Voting closed: June 30, 2012, 02:17:08 pm

Barry Drive

June 17, 2012, 02:43:41 pm Last Edit: June 18, 2012, 12:24:55 pm by ACTbusspotter
Nominations are now open for Photo of the Month for July 2012. In addition to being shown on the actbus.net front page for a month (and added to the POTM archive), the winning photo will also be loaded to ACT Bus on facebook and, if suitable, will be used as the cover photo for the ACT Bus facebook page.

Here are the rules:


  • no more than two photos per user

  • photos must be from ACT or contain former ACT bus

  • photos must not have been previously submitted for POTM

  • the bus must be the main subject of the photograph

  • the bus must be in focus

  • the fleet or registration number of the bus must be identifiable (or supplied by photographer if not visible in photograph)

  • photograph must be user's own work or submitted with permission of the photographer


Refer here for full ACT Bus photo submission conditions.

Submissions close midnight 23 June.

Barry Drive

June 18, 2012, 12:54:48 pm #1 Last Edit: August 18, 2012, 12:59:21 pm by ACTbusspotter
I'll kick things off with this photo of Bus 502 at Woden Depot.


AOQ951

June 18, 2012, 06:53:01 pm #2 Last Edit: June 20, 2012, 12:14:13 pm by ACTbusspotter
Here are my two entries for this month :)

Cheers
AOQ951  8)




Bus 400

June 18, 2012, 09:53:57 pm #3 Last Edit: June 20, 2012, 12:14:37 pm by ACTbusspotter

My first nomination is Bus 434 on Langtre Crescent in Crace


Secondly is Bus 393 on Roden Cutler Drive in Bonner.

route56

Why do the rules keep changing ? That person who posted that remarkably arty photo last month, described as green blur, would have his photo ruled ineligible after this new rule implementation. he may have spent all month in a darkroom, blurring photos, to find that all that work has been wasted.


Buzz Killington

Quote from: route56 on June 19, 2012, 12:48:19 pm
Why do the rules keep changing ? That person who posted that remarkably arty photo last month, described as green blur, would have his photo ruled ineligible after this new rule implementation. he may have spent all month in a darkroom, blurring photos, to find that all that work has been wasted.


I review the rules as necessary. Whilst POTM is voted upon by the users, the photo is displayed on the site home page and I believe that entries should meet a certain standard.

That said, anyone who wants to post their photos is most welcome to do so at any time by creating a new thread in the photos forums.

743

June 19, 2012, 09:56:56 pm #6 Last Edit: November 03, 2012, 12:52:00 pm by ACTbusspotter
I have submitted my two photos to Facebook. Couldn't seem to upload smoothly this evening to anything apart from that. Yay for Hackett internet converage!  :-\

Moderator: 743's photos are below

A well travelled Renault, from Canberra to Perth and now in Adelaide registered as SB 06 FS. Seen on Grenfell St in the City.


400 in front of 500 on Antill St, Dickson.

Barry Drive