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(Farktography) Farktography Theme of Farktography Contest No. 388: "Thick as a Brick". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme   (farktography.net) divider line 101
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2012-10-10 08:01:17 PM
Welcome to Farktography! This Week's Theme: "Thick as a Brick"

Description
: Bricks. From Legos to the blocks that make up the Pyramids, any "recta-cubular" man-made/carved building material. Bricks do not have to be part of a structure
We ask that before submitting your photos you read and adhere to the following submission rules, including but not limited to the following:
- Submissions must be photographs; screen captures do not count as photographs.
- 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 composition.
- Please post each photo separately so they can be voted for individually.

Please note:
The overarching ideal behind Farktography is that image corrections are acceptable, while adding or removing elements in the image (e.g. removing telephone poles, adding Elvis) is not acceptable. HDR, stitching, or otherwise combining exposures in post processing are not allowed unless specified for a particular theme (multiple exposures done in-camera are acceptable, however). See the rules for more information on acceptable modifications, or check in at the Farktography Forums.

Legal: All photographers submitting photos to this contest are the legal copyright holders for the photos submitted and the photos are not to be considered free for any other use without written consent from the submitting photographers.
- Drop by the Farktography Forum on Fark (new window) or Farktography.net (for chatting, critique, techtalk and so on)
- Stats can be found here.
- Image hosting sites can be found here.
 
2012-10-10 08:01:27 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com
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"Home of the Formula"
 
2012-10-10 08:01:29 PM

cinbody.zenfolio.com

"Bricks Painted on Bricks"

Gallery
 
2012-10-10 08:01:45 PM

www.stevecollis.com


Melrose Abbey (click image for larger version)
 
2012-10-10 08:01:50 PM
fossilspringsaz.com

Sign reads

"Additional Parking at Mercer Mortuary Parking Lot:"
"Park at your own risk"
Indeed
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2012-10-10 08:01:54 PM
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Demolition
lightbox
 
2012-10-10 08:02:15 PM
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Click for Flickr

"Rocks on Hudson"
 
2012-10-10 08:02:15 PM

cinbody.zenfolio.com

"National Museum of The American Indian"

Gallery
 
2012-10-10 08:02:26 PM
bender16v.com

/abandoned school behind my house about an hour ago
//pops
 
2012-10-10 08:02:27 PM

www.stevecollis.com


Caerphilly Castle (click image for larger version)
 
2012-10-10 08:02:29 PM
 
2012-10-10 08:02:30 PM
fossilspringsaz.com


Below Roosevelt Dam, near Phoenix, Az
Pops bigger, new window
 
2012-10-10 08:03:00 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com

An old barn in the city
 
2012-10-10 08:03:00 PM

cinbody.zenfolio.com

"Washington Monument"

Gallery
 
2012-10-10 08:03:06 PM
photos.imageevent.com

Neighbor's Early 1900's Silo
 
2012-10-10 08:03:07 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com
Click for Flickr

"My sperm was in the gutter, my love in the sink"
 
2012-10-10 08:03:08 PM
photos.imageevent.com
(pops to larger)
 
2012-10-10 08:03:08 PM
fossilspringsaz.com
Hitch Your Horse Here
 
2012-10-10 08:03:10 PM

www.stevecollis.com


Cardiff Cathedral behind the original site (click image for larger version)
 
2012-10-10 08:03:14 PM
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Wachusett Aqueduct Bridge
lightbox
 
2012-10-10 08:03:27 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com
1/3 Bricks of Tulum
1/640 f/9.0 24mm ISO 200

Bigger and Blacker!
 
2012-10-10 08:03:38 PM
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A variety of bricks and blocks
 
2012-10-10 08:03:47 PM
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This is what happens when you sandblast paint of 100 year old bricks.

Former National Hotel, Toronto
 
2012-10-10 08:05:09 PM
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Undressing a building
Limestone veneer with a terra cotta tile back up wall.
 
2012-10-10 08:05:22 PM
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2/3 Tulum Coastline
1/1000 f/6.3 54mm ISO 200

Bigger and Blacker!
 
2012-10-10 08:05:27 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-10 08:05:34 PM
photos.imageevent.com
(pops to larger)

THIS...IS...WINDOW!
(not Sparta)
 
2012-10-10 08:05:34 PM
bender16v.com

/pops
 
2012-10-10 08:05:35 PM
photos.imageevent.com

A Colorful Retaining Wall
 
2012-10-10 08:07:09 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com
3/3 Brooklyn Bricks
1/1600 f/8.0 35mm ISO 400

Bigger and Blacker!
 
2012-10-10 08:07:17 PM
photos.imageevent.com

Garage with Character
 
2012-10-10 08:08:00 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com

The Roycroft rose motif.
 
2012-10-10 08:08:23 PM
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2012-10-10 08:09:08 PM
farm8.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-10 08:09:09 PM
farm8.staticflickr.com

Richmond Stairs
 
2012-10-10 08:10:43 PM
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2012-10-10 08:10:54 PM
farm9.staticflickr.com

Nixon, 1969
 
2012-10-10 08:11:43 PM
Peek-a-Boo Bricks
farm3.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-10 08:14:12 PM
farm8.staticflickr.com

Cobblestones
 
2012-10-10 08:14:29 PM
bender16v.com

/another from this evening's sunset on the school's walls
//pops
 
2012-10-10 08:57:22 PM
Cobblestone Walk
farm9.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-10 08:58:00 PM
photos.imageevent.com
(pops to larger)


Colors and Lines
 
2012-10-10 08:59:25 PM
Abandoned Church Window
farm9.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-10 09:52:01 PM
i3.photobucket.com

Mesa Verde National Park Visitor Center 
 
2012-10-10 09:54:09 PM
i3.photobucket.com

Hovenweep

Scan from 35mm negative
 
2012-10-10 10:35:03 PM
i3.photobucket.com

Hovenweep 2

Scan from 35mm negative
 
2012-10-10 10:48:22 PM
 
2012-10-10 10:50:46 PM
 
2012-10-11 12:01:17 AM

www.fotojuju.com

El Castillo at Chichen Itza

 
2012-10-11 12:01:37 AM
caramelofoto.smugmug.com
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Barrio
 
2012-10-11 12:02:01 AM

www.fotojuju.com

Crown Fountain in Millenium Park, Chicago

 
2012-10-11 12:02:06 AM
farm9.staticflickr.com

The Little Theater
The local arthouse and independent films theater
 
2012-10-11 12:02:31 AM
caramelofoto.smugmug.com
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Hero
 
2012-10-11 12:02:44 AM

www.fotojuju.com

Wall of carved skull blocks at Chichen Itza

(Pops to my site where you can view larger)
 
2012-10-11 12:02:50 AM
farm9.staticflickr.com

"Urban" Rehab
West wall of an older building in Geneva, NY
 
2012-10-11 12:03:14 AM
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2012-10-11 12:03:22 AM
caramelofoto.smugmug.com
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El muro
 
2012-10-11 12:03:30 AM
farm9.staticflickr.com

The Public Market on a Week Day
Saturdays are the busiest days
I teach one block beyond that traffic light in the background
 
2012-10-11 12:03:51 AM
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2012-10-11 12:04:58 AM
farm9.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-11 12:07:59 AM
k0p2zg.bay.livefilestore.com
Architectural Detail of Ft. Bliss Post Office
Photo by 1st Lt. James Sullivan (Photo by U.S. Army)
 
2012-10-11 12:11:12 AM
k0p2zg.bay.livefilestore.com
Bassett Tower, El Paso, Texas
clicky for other angles
 
2012-10-11 12:12:47 AM
Nice pictures, farkers.
I was sortof hoping this could be a picture/caption contest. I was totally ready to compare and contrast "As slender as Cinderella's ankle" with "Honey Boo boo's Mom's ankle: Thick as a brick"

Alas.

And I only know who Honey Boo boo is from what I see on Fark.
/still sorta ashamed
 
2012-10-11 12:13:28 AM
k0p2zg.bay.livefilestore.com
Globe Mills
ib id.
 
2012-10-11 12:26:23 AM
Just saw Ian Anderson perform the whole thing, so getting a kick, etc.
 
2012-10-11 12:57:57 AM
i1200.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-11 12:59:06 AM
i1200.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-11 01:00:58 AM
i1200.photobucket.com
 
2012-10-11 01:09:58 AM
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2012-10-11 01:46:26 AM
All of this, and not a single photograph of Ian Anderson?

Charles.
 
2012-10-11 01:59:53 AM
One Thicker Brick
farm8.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-11 02:45:35 AM

farm7.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-11 03:25:19 AM
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New Wilson Hotel 1890
 
2012-10-11 03:46:50 AM
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123454321, Sol LeWitt. Yorkshire Sculpture Park
 
2012-10-11 03:49:21 AM
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Windows, bricks and black cat. Chester.
 
2012-10-11 03:51:18 AM
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Cable, holes, cobwebs, wall. My house.
 
2012-10-11 06:16:47 AM
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2012-10-11 06:20:11 AM
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2012-10-11 06:22:57 AM
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2012-10-11 07:47:28 AM
images54.fotki.com

/Very old Native American meeting place near Sedona, AZ.
//This is a very deserty place, so the bricks were bound with human waste. Just thought you'd wanna know.
 
2012-10-11 08:31:13 AM
www.mattchapmanonline.com
 
2012-10-11 08:43:29 AM
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2012-10-11 08:45:58 AM
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2012-10-11 08:53:53 AM
1 of 3
Old Building along the new Beltline Trail, right across from City Hall East

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clickr to Flikr
 
2012-10-11 08:55:02 AM
2 of 3
Non-smoking Wall
In Central Park, NYC

farm7.staticflickr.com
 
2012-10-11 08:56:51 AM
3 of 3
Some Tagger Has Mommy Issues
Reynoldstown, Atlanta, GA

farm9.staticflickr.com 
clickr to Flikr
 
2012-10-11 10:17:04 AM

kestrana: [farm8.staticflickr.com image 680x1024]

Cobblestones


Kes, is that the Municipal Building in Manhattan, the archways? Cool perspective!
 
2012-10-11 10:52:38 AM
s14.postimage.org

This is The Monster
 
2012-10-11 10:53:03 AM
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now with 100% more votey
 
2012-10-11 01:46:14 PM
try going to the bottom of the page and pressing and holding the "up arrow" key.

trippy.

lots of good entries.
 
2012-10-11 02:09:18 PM
lh4.googleusercontent.com

Building code.

 
2012-10-11 03:20:07 PM
lh5.googleusercontent.com

Nüremburg.

/ Now vote-able, to fix previous dumbassery.
 
2012-10-11 04:52:03 PM
www.mts.net
 
2012-10-11 04:53:29 PM
Imagine Peace Tower in Iceland
 
2012-10-11 04:55:19 PM
www.mts.net

Imagine Peace Tower in Icelnad
 
2012-10-11 05:00:05 PM
www.mts.net
 
2012-10-11 05:01:09 PM
If mods could delete my blank posts, that would be great .. for some reason clicking the "enable voting" button was beyond me today. Thanks.
 
2012-10-11 05:04:04 PM
upload.wikimedia.org


// Used in previous contest a few days ago, so no votey 
 
2012-10-11 06:32:02 PM

Ennuipoet: kestrana: [farm8.staticflickr.com image 680x1024]

Cobblestones

Kes, is that the Municipal Building in Manhattan, the archways? Cool perspective!


It's under the City Hall building actually. Maybe the same place you're referring to? Go go fisheye lens!
 
2012-10-11 08:12:42 PM

kestrana: Ennuipoet: kestrana: [farm8.staticflickr.com image 680x1024]

Cobblestones

Kes, is that the Municipal Building in Manhattan, the archways? Cool perspective!

It's under the City Hall building actually. Maybe the same place you're referring to? Go go fisheye lens!


It is, the "official" title is The Municipal Building of City Hall, you go there to get your building permits, marriage licenses and such stuff, a part of City Hall but not City Hall proper.
 
2012-10-13 09:48:26 PM
Beautiful work, folks!  I'd like to take a moment to welcome our Farktography First Timers: Mi-go amigo and Nothing To See Here, as well as a warm welcome back to mrlizard, whom we hadn't seen in awhile. Hope to see all of you back next week!
 
Results aren't final until the thread closes, but at this point, congratulations to top finishers BecauseISaidSo, swampa2, sleeping, and kestrana.  As always, the winner will receive much adulation and praise at Farktography.net and in the Fark Farktography Forum
 
See everyone next week for "Two-Tone Two Step"!
 
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