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2007-01-03 08:01:44 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Weeks Theme: "Happy New Year"

Description
: Let's bring in '07 with a bang...or a flash if you prefer. Show what the New Year celebration looks like from your perspective.


We ask that before submitting your photos you read and adhere to the following submission rules:

- You must be the original photographer of your entry. Do not submit anyone else's photography as your own.
- You are only allowed to enter a photograph once. Do not submit the same photo to another contest later.
- You may enter 3 photos in each contest as long as each photo is of a different subject/composition.
- Please post each photo separately so they can be voted for individually.



Ideally, your photograph should be presented as taken with as little alteration in Photoshop or other image editing programs as possible. No HDR images please.

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2007-01-03 08:01:57 PM  
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2007-01-03 08:03:30 PM  
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More fireworks pics here
 
2007-01-03 08:04:09 PM  
 
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2007-01-03 08:05:09 PM  
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1/1 left over fireworks

these have been around for several years. a few get used twice a year. and yes, they are still good.
 
2007-01-03 08:05:29 PM  
 
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2007-01-03 08:10:53 PM  
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Boston Public Library, First Night
 
2007-01-03 08:12:06 PM  
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Ice sculpture in Copley Square, First Night Boston
 
2007-01-03 08:12:48 PM  
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Skating on the Frog Pond, First Night Boston
 
2007-01-03 08:20:23 PM  
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First Night 2006/7 was a bit drizzly this year; here's a shot from First Night Alexandria, last year. Click on image to get to my flickr page.
 
2007-01-03 08:29:41 PM  
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I've got nothing, so here's some ibuprofen for the morning after :-)
 
2007-01-03 08:35:08 PM  
 
2007-01-03 08:36:12 PM  
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So... far... away...
I'll never make it.
Blarg.
 
2007-01-03 08:36:53 PM  
 
2007-01-03 08:37:35 PM  
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Oh god... This is the widest street ever.
I'll never make it.
Blarg.
 
2007-01-03 08:53:16 PM  
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Happy New Year from the Emerald City :)
 
2007-01-03 09:02:37 PM  
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Iceskating @ Seattle Center
(crop and sepia - the lights from above made the ice look like it had been peed on a *lot*)
 
2007-01-03 09:14:41 PM  
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2007-01-03 09:19:51 PM  
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I don't know why one of them looks like a condom.
 
2007-01-03 09:21:16 PM  
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Jello-shot smiley.
 
2007-01-03 09:22:36 PM  
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Choicesssss...
 
2007-01-03 09:54:23 PM  
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2007-01-03 09:55:15 PM  
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2007-01-03 11:07:01 PM  
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Got nothin'--I worked. But I'm always willing to celebrate.
 
2007-01-03 11:26:15 PM  
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We started the New Year with the 2006 Cat Face Brewing Co. Holiday Brew.
Mmmmm, Irish Red Ale.
 
2007-01-03 11:27:11 PM  
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My wife works on a jigsaw puzzle as I play around with my camera.
 
2007-01-03 11:28:43 PM  
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I know, your thinking, "How lame are they to be playing Scrabble on New Years Eve?"

Well, you are wrong. It is Super Scrabble.
 
2007-01-04 01:48:35 AM  
 
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2007-01-04 02:10:16 AM  
Happy New Year from South Korea. Luckily she didn't chunder until we got out of the taxi.
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2007-01-04 02:21:57 AM  
Same girl about 30 minutes earlier.
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2007-01-04 02:23:28 AM  
Taking photgraphy at a club at 7AM in the morning.

This new years eve had to be the best night of my life.

In short, it went

DJ'ed, clubbed, shots with international superstar Steve Smooth, party, another party, club, photography. what a way to do it.

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when fortune smiles on something as awesome as NYE, it is hard to compare to anything.
 
2007-01-04 02:23:44 AM  
Farkbadger, if you're ewwing at me, she's my wife.

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2007-01-04 03:04:00 AM  
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she said yes =)
 
2007-01-04 03:23:59 AM  
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Yappy Hew Near


San Francisco, shot from Alameda.

 
2007-01-04 03:55:04 AM  
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1/3. Somewhere in the wilds of British Columbia in the midst of a road-trip from Anchorage to San Diego.

Click here for bigass version or click the picture to go to my Flickr page!
 
2007-01-04 03:57:11 AM  
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2/3. The Alcan highway.

Click here for bigass version or click the picture to go to my Flickr page!
 
2007-01-04 04:00:24 AM  
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3/3. Nature's fireworks. Sunrise on the Alcan.

Click here for bigass version or click the picture to go to my Flickr page!
 
2007-01-04 04:36:59 AM  
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Crappy photo, but I had a good time.
Spirit of the West singing Auld Lang Syne at Surrey's First Night
 
2007-01-04 04:39:21 AM  
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A New Years best
(Not really taken on New Years, but the idea is there.)
 
2007-01-04 04:41:28 AM  
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A little more softcore...
 
2007-01-04 04:48:13 AM  
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Fireworks at Disneyland at Midnight

/first entry
//not too bad for a camera phone by my standards
 
2007-01-04 09:07:22 AM  
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2007-01-04 09:19:39 AM  
I may be a little late, but decided to enter anyways

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This is 44th st in NYC on New Years this year. It's confetti. Target supplied it all. 44th is right near where the ball drops. I worked security for it, was my first time ever, amazing experience. Used a camera phone just to let you know.
 
2007-01-04 09:23:08 AM  
Late to the party, but here are my 3:

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Started New Years off by grilling steaks for everyone.
 
2007-01-04 09:26:56 AM  
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Had way too much fun with my friends. Here is one of them drinking directly out of the champagne bottle. :)
 
2007-01-04 09:30:23 AM  
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And finally on New Years Day, the wife and I put away all of the Christmas decorations. Here is the sun setting on a snowman before I put him back in the box for another year.

/first farktography posts!
 
2007-01-04 09:31:51 AM  
Umbria in the Financial district of Boston.

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2007-01-04 09:42:43 AM  
partied on the highest tower of an abandoned steel factor-open to public. 80M high, visibility ~ 20 KM.

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1/3
 
2007-01-04 09:44:33 AM  
partied on the highest tower of an abandoned steel factory-open to public. 80M high, visibility ~ 20 KM.

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2/3
 
2007-01-04 09:47:49 AM  
partied on the highest tower of an abandoned steel factory-open to public. 80M high, visibility ~ 20 KM.

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3/3
 
2007-01-04 10:48:11 AM  
Ok Mods, I suck at internet, please delete previous posts
Sunset 06
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Sunrise 07
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2007-01-04 01:16:22 PM  
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, WORLD
 
2007-01-04 01:58:45 PM  
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Having fun with one of those squeakey blowout toys.
 
2007-01-04 02:57:26 PM  
This is my fiancee jump-kickin' on New Year's Eve on the 9th Street boardwalk of Tybee Island, GA:

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- mike
 
2007-01-04 03:15:14 PM  
Obligatory booze porn money shot:

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Tybee Island, GA

- mike
 
2007-01-04 03:17:00 PM  
Happy New Year from our family to yours!

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Tybee Island, GA

- mike
 
2007-01-04 04:06:47 PM  
driving around

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2007-01-04 04:08:30 PM  
I watched DJs Faust and Shortee bring Raleigh into 2007. It was an ok show. This is a turntable.

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2007-01-04 04:12:09 PM  
It could make a nice hat for a NYE party. But not this year. It does make nice light, though.

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2007-01-04 04:58:54 PM  
Drive-By Truckers, Variety Playhouse, Atlanta, GA
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2007-01-04 09:34:42 PM  
http://s12.photobucket.com/albums/a213/Snurble/New%20Years%20Festivity​/

That's all the pics I took, but here are my favorites:

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Chris and his cup.

*haven't logged in in months, quite possibly a year*
 
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