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Camera Corner

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 18:52

Firework photos are notoriously difficult.

When we used to take in films at the place i worked, around bonfire nights, we used to gets loads of really disappointing pictures. At least with digital cameras, you can see its no good, and not waste money printing them.

 I think the learning curve can be so much quicker with digital. it is cheap to experiment with bracketing, etc.

With underwater macro shots, the in thing is a ring flash, which bathes a small area with an even light, instead of the usual strobe to one side ( or two strobes)

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 18:36

Stacey, my messaging system is playing up. It seems I can receive messages but not reply or send new ones.  Also I click on certain posters and it says they have no posts. This forum is  up the creek at the moment in more ways than one.

Dessert apples - glut!

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 18:24

Staacey had a plum and apple mincemeat I made earlier on, then  plum and apple chutney, then lots of spples just blancjed and frozen. I use sweet apples for crumbles, without adding any extra sugar.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 16:26

I can receive but not send messages.

Garden Gallery 2013

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 15:45

nice cosmos. really unusual  markings

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 15:18

Yes please. I got the message but it wont let me reply, and the virgin email accountbounces back.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 15:09

Nut, I tried PM you the system is kaput, it won't let me. Also an email has bounced back.   Are you still there?

what is taking over a border area?

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 15:03

Nut, the `PM sysytem is not working for me. I have sent you an email.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 15:02

Unity is what we need. Dont let the nasty little trolls win.

Unusual bush in my garden

Posted: 26/10/2013 at 14:40

Have you got a photo?

 You can upload using the tree icon on the tool bar.

Discussions started by fidgetbones

Brugmansia cuttings.

how to take brugmansia cuttings. 
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Last Post: 12/11/2014 at 20:27

white mouse

Is this an escaped pet (or a boas dinner) or a natural occurring albino? 
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Last Post: 17/09/2014 at 21:33

fungi identification please

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Last Post: 15/08/2014 at 13:16

A walk at Attenborough by the River Trent.

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Last Post: 14/07/2014 at 11:03

squash crown prince

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Last Post: 12/07/2014 at 13:40

Talkback: The best way to grow potatoes

I always thought that potatoes need a lot of water. Certainly the potato growers in Lincolnshire seem to use water cannons to irrigate throu... 
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Last Post: 08/08/2014 at 18:34

Talkback: Grass snakes

Snakes in the kitchen? NOOOOOOOO!!!!! 
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Last Post: 03/07/2014 at 23:01

SEED COLLECTION AND STORAGE PRIOR TO SWAPPING

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Last Post: 10/07/2014 at 00:53

Fascinated by Fasciation

Photos of fasciated flowers/stems/seed pods. 
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Last Post: 05/11/2014 at 16:33

Talkback: Seven-spot ladybirds

This year is the first time I have seen ladybirds mating. Then I found another lot the same day.I recorded them as well. Well, I would soone... 
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Last Post: 07/06/2014 at 07:13

ladybirds mating?

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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 20:16

Bug identification please.

black and yellow body, yellow legs, black antennae 
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Last Post: 31/05/2014 at 21:09

BARNSDALE GARDEN TRIP.

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Last Post: 23/06/2014 at 19:22

Identification needed

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 21:47

Felley Priory Bluebells.

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Last Post: 25/04/2014 at 11:57
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