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2011-01-05 8:01:29 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Week's Theme: "Sparks, Arcs, and Other Flashy Things"

Description
: Things that flare or flash; sparklers, flints, to be sure, but also diamonds, camera flashes, strobes, sunlight glinted off water, etc.

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.


Ideally, your photograph should be presented as taken, with as little alteration as possible either digitally in-camera or in your image editor during post-processing. No selectively applied digital effects! No removal or addition of image elements, no spot treatments, and no HDR images, please.

With few exceptions (red-eye removal, sensor or scan dust removal), modifications to the original photograph must be made evenly across the image.
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.

To have your photo website listed on the Farktography home page, please send your Fark username and url to admin(at)farktography.net and we'll get you up forthwith. (also, indicate if you're willing to share your photographs for use as source images in PhotoShop contests)

- Drop by the Farktography Forum (for chatting, critique, techtalk and so on)

- Image hosting sites can be found here.

- Stats can be found here.
 
2011-01-05 8:01:53 PM  
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Sparkfall

 
2011-01-05 8:01:55 PM  
Bridge on Fire
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Thunder Over Louisville, 2010
 
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Electrical Safety

Protip: Discharge capacitors by shorting across the terminals before starting work.

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2011-01-05 8:02:10 PM  
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Starry Eye Surprise

 
2011-01-05 8:02:11 PM  
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Pops to MUCH cooler large version


 
2011-01-05 8:02:32 PM  
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Little Sparkies
Pops to bigger, better quality Little Sparkies

 
2011-01-05 8:02:33 PM  
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2011-01-05 8:02:33 PM  
Watching from the Rooftop
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They were only out there for 2 or 3 frames of the hundred something I shot.

Thunder Over Louisville, 2010
 
2011-01-05 8:02:34 PM  
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Spark

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(Pinky in Mouth) One *million* volts!

 
2011-01-05 8:02:48 PM  
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Flashlight

 
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Enchanting

Double exposure in camera. A discharging capacitor and my witch wife.

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1/3

 
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Shootin' Sparks

 
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Delight

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Drugs, Rock and Roll Bad Ass, Vegas Hoes Late Nights, Booty Calls Shiny Disco Balls

 
2011-01-05 8:03:36 PM  
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Strobing bocce balls on the beach, 15 sec. exposure.


 
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SPARKS.
(jumper cables)

 
2011-01-05 8:03:51 PM  
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2/3

 
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Attitudes

Attitudes are contagious. Mine might kill you.

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2011-01-05 8:03:59 PM  
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Twinkle Toes


Link (new window)

 
2011-01-05 8:04:17 PM  
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Fourth of July

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2011-01-05 8:04:28 PM  
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How many unsafe welding practices can you spot in this photo?

 
2011-01-05 8:04:42 PM  
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ring light reflection(^)

 
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Following a meteorite as it enters Earth's atmosphere!!
//Not really. Kinda looks that way, though.
Bigguns' Sparkies
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3/3

 
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Firework Streamers

 
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Moonlight on snow.
(9 PM, -10 degrees F)
(Similar to a 'Middle of the Night' entry but different frame)

 
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When all else fails...get the torches!

 
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Dart of Arcness

 
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Manmade Lightning

 
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sun through frost on window.
 
2011-01-05 8:22:07 PM  
(1/1)

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still sparkles after 57+ years
 
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