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Photo of the Month - June

Bus 623 on Manning Clark Cres
5 (29.4%)
Bus 459 on White Cres
0 (0%)
Bus 378 at Cohen St Bus Stn
1 (5.9%)
Bus 967 departing Tuggeranong Depot
2 (11.8%)
Bus 513 on Constitution Ave
1 (5.9%)
Bus 319 on College St
3 (17.6%)
Bus 494 on Bowes St
1 (5.9%)
Buses 582 & 406 on Constitution Ave
1 (5.9%)
Bus 364 on Bowen Pl
3 (17.6%)

Total Members Voted: 6

Voting closed: June 01, 2017, 09:30:16 AM

Photo of the Month - June 2017

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Offline Barry Drive

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Photo of the Month - June 2017
« on: May 11, 2017, 10:11:59 AM »
* voting now underway *

Photo of the Month is open for nominations.

The rules:

The winning photo will be loaded to the actbus.net website and posted to ACT Bus on Facebook. The winner and runner(s)-up 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 and Facebook page.

  • 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)
    and/or
    • 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)
  • preferred photo width is 800 pixels or more, but 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 four ways: (1) by posting to this forum topic (2) by posting on ACT Bus facebook page (and mentioning POTM) (3) by tweeting to @actbus or @actbusspotter (4) by contacting ACT Bus (submit a "contact us" form, send a message to our Facebook page or send me a Private Message) - and we'll send you an email address.

Unhosted photos may be uploaded into the ACT Bus Gallery which will apply a watermark. Requests to remove the watermark will not be considered.

*This month we are seeking photos of 2017 AOA buses#. By submitting a photo which matches this criterion, you may post up to three photos - but all three must not be of the same bus.

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 or height=640 in the image tag. For example: [img width=640] instead of [img].

Submissions close midnight 27 May, Australian Eastern Standard time, although submissions may be closed early once 10 photos have been submitted.

# AOAs which have been applied during 2017. The full list in order: 527 407 500 (Menulog) 540 319 315 461 402 340 419 512 511 406 500 (realestate.com.au) 440 378 - and any other new additions during May.
« Last Edit: May 28, 2017, 09:34:12 AM by Barry Drive »

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Re: Photo of the Month - June 2017
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2017, 07:36:35 PM »

Bus 623 turns into The Valley Avenue from Manning Clark Crescent, Franklin


Bus 459 passes an old Weekend Service Only, turned into a School Services Only stop on a Route 909 in White Crescent, Campbell.


Bus 378 at Cohen Street Bus Station in an AOA for Solatube.
« Last Edit: May 25, 2017, 11:16:12 AM by Barry Drive »

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Re: Photo of the Month - June 2017
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2017, 05:30:14 PM »

967 departs Tuggeranong Depot on a mid morning charter.


513 operates a 200 to Gungahlin along Constitution Avenue with its newly equipped bike rack.


319 operates a route 7 to the National Museum in its Catholic Care AOA.

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Re: Photo of the Month - June 2017
« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2017, 10:18:27 PM »

494 on its way to pick up passengers for a southbound 64 at Woden Bus Station (8/3/17)


406 in its just-applied (at the time) AOA operates a northbound 5 followed closely by 582 also in AOA operating a northbound 200 on Constitution Avenue (24/5/17)


364 operates a southbound 80 on Bowen Place past the lake on a beautiful foggy Autumn morning (24/5/17)
« Last Edit: May 24, 2017, 10:18:46 PM by Busfanatic101 »

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Re: Photo of the Month - June 2017
« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2017, 09:35:01 AM »
Voting has now opened.