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Photo of the Month - April 2015

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Photo of the Month - April

724 at Woden Interchange
3 (42.9%)
1105-MO on London Cct
0 (0%)
561 at Woden Bus Station
0 (0%)
977 entering Woden Bus Station
5 (71.4%)
550 on Forest Dr
2 (28.6%)
557 at Aikman Dr layover
2 (28.6%)

Total Members Voted: 7

Voting closed: April 01, 2015, 01:55:44 pm

Barry Drive

Time to call for entries for Photo of the Month.

The winning photo will be loaded to the front page for a month (and added to the POTM archive) and posted to ACT Bus on Facebook. The winner and runner-up(s) will also be included in the Photo of the Year vote. By submitting a photo, you are giving permission for it to be loaded onto the ACT Bus Gallery.

The rules:
  • photo must be "owned" by the person submitting it (if not, you must have the permission of the photographer to submit the photo - and identify the photographer)

  • two* photographs may be submitted by any one person, provided they have not been submitted before

  • submitted photographs must prominently feature:
    • bus infrastructure (such as bus stop, bus station, bus depot) within the ACT / Queanbeyan region (location must be specified)

    • a bus from the ACT or Queanbeyan (taken within the region or a former ACT/Queanbeyan bus) where -
      • the bus is in focus

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

  • photos narrower than 640 pixels will not be accepted

If possible, please supply date or month of photo.

Refer here for full ACT Bus photo submission conditions.

Photos can be submitted three ways: (1) by posting to this forum topic (2) by posting on ACT Bus facebook page (and mentioning POTM) (3) by emailing ACT Bus (submit a "contact us" form and we'll send you an email address).

* This month we are seeking photos of: all over advertising buses (current or past). If you submit such a photo, you may still submit 2 other new photos.

To ensure consistency, photos must be displayed with a width of 640 (or height if 640 if a "portrait" aspect) - photos wider than 640 are required to use the option width=640 in the image tag - as follows "[img width=640]".

Submissions close midnight 24 March, Australian Eastern Daylight savings Time.

Voting will commence on 25 March. Voting will be opened to guests as well as members. Voting will close on 1 April.

Barry Drive

First submission is this 1991 photo from Peter Kane of 724 at Woden Interchange (ACT Bus Gallery version)

And from me, something completely different: NSW 1105-MO, Bega Valley Coaches Denning Phoenix parked outside CMAG.

King of Buses

Here is a shot of 561 within a few weeks of entering service at Woden Interchange.

And 977 with the full AOA on the offside.

Bus 400

March 15, 2015, 04:49:22 pm #3 Last Edit: March 16, 2015, 01:30:53 pm by ACTbusspotter

Bus 550 coming down Dairy Farmers Hill.

For something different,  Bus 557 at Aikman Drive Layover.

Barry Drive