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2019-01-05 10:33:52 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Week's Theme: "Pylons and Poles"

Description
:  Show us pictures of the pylons and poles that keep us connected to the grid.

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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2019-01-05 10:50:02 PM  
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Long exposure of Seattle from Alki
 
2019-01-05 10:52:30 PM  
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Pylons holding the The highway 99 viaduct that is about to be tore down in Seattle.
 
2019-01-05 10:53:24 PM  
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Gasworks park in Seattle.
 
2019-01-09 12:17:25 AM  
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goofing off with the IR filter in the DSLR.  I can't find the large format scan of the film negative in digital format unfortunately. Powerlines in North Scottsdale
Linky goodness. https://flic.kr/p/e5NxYj
 
2019-01-09 01:05:21 PM  
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early morning, small village in Peru on the way to Cañon de Colca

 
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2019-01-09 09:35:27 PM  
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The L near Wells and Randolph St in Chicago.
 
2019-01-09 09:47:24 PM  
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2019-01-09 10:09:41 PM  
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Scoring pylon at Daytona
 
2019-01-09 11:08:10 PM  
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Power Pylon by Elsinore, on Flickr
 
2019-01-09 11:09:42 PM  
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Pylon Upskirt by Elsinore, on Flickr
 
2019-01-10 12:46:40 AM  
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power house
 
2019-01-10 01:08:26 AM  
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It's a ufo.
 
2019-01-10 01:12:17 AM  
California Rest Stop 
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2019-01-10 01:15:02 AM  
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Seagulls on UFOs
 
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2019-01-10 01:26:56 AM  
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I hope pylons in water count? Coos Bay, Oregon
 
2019-01-10 02:11:25 AM  
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Poles, no pylons. But with voting this time.
 
2019-01-10 03:13:20 AM  
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Powerline west from Atrisco Vista Boulevard on the West Mesa, Albuquerque, NM.
Nikon D7200, 18-300 3.5-6.3 at 40mm f/22 (!) ISO
/I'd had the camera for about a year at this point, *definitely* still learning.
//Also don't seem able to convert the raw / NEF nearly as cleanly as the camera did. *pout*
 
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Golden Gate Bridge as seen from the Larkspur-San Francisco ferry
Nikon D7200, 18-300 3.5-6.3 at 110mm f/5.6 1/1000s iSO640
 
2019-01-10 05:34:46 AM  
 
2019-01-10 07:16:16 AM  
Trafford Al Trafford Memorial park  NYD 2019
My annual first ride of the year
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"Frozen in Time"
Windmills, South Africa
 
2019-01-10 09:40:42 AM  
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