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(Farktography) Farktography Theme of Farktography Contest No. 461: "Catching Fire". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme   ( divider line 26
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2014-03-01 10:05:48 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Week's Theme: "Catching Fire"

: Methods humans have divined to carry fire by hand: Candles, torches, lanterns, lighters, etc. Difficulty: must be actual combustion - flashlights with "burning" filaments don't count (and other off-the-wall exceptions) Un-difficulty: subject need not be lit, just be capable of it.

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. Levels, curves, contrast, saturation, crop, and black-and-white conversion tools may be used judiciously, but not to cartoonish or unrealistic extremes. Avoid applying artistic filters for the purpose of mimicking film, tilt-shift, toy camera, etc type effects. HDR and panorama stitching either in-camera or in post processing are not allowed unless specified for a particular theme (true 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.
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2014-03-04 10:12:57 PM
Burn the Witch!

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2014-03-05 07:43:26 PM

Finding Nemo

2014-03-05 08:25:08 PM
2014-03-05 09:58:50 PM

I am the Firestarter. Twisted Firestarter.
I'm the fear addicted, danger illustrated. I'm the firestarter, terrific firestarter.

Bonus: 3D if you view it like a MagicEye.
2014-03-05 10:15:13 PM  
Fire Dancer
2014-03-06 12:11:44 AM

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2014-03-06 02:01:07 AM

Firedance at the tip of the torch
2014-03-06 02:38:11 AM

The light of inspiration...
2014-03-06 03:13:04 AM

Fire to light the firefighters' way - lantern from Fire Dept. Battalion Chief's 1912 Selden 47-A Roadster
2014-03-06 03:20:44 AM
2014-03-06 03:22:20 AM
2014-03-06 04:25:20 AM  
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2014-03-06 04:29:18 AM

A kerosene blowtorch that is older than me and the kids on my lawn put together.
2014-03-06 07:11:29 AM

Taken in 2005 using a Canon A80 on manual
2014-03-06 08:26:56 AM  
Three weeks ago, backpacking trip with our Boy Scout troop at Pedernales Falls State Park. Our scoutmaster in the early morning.
2014-03-06 10:02:45 AM
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