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293 Bay Drive, Heading East
293 Bay Drive, Heading East

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Challenge: DIY Google Street View (Expert Editing)
Collection: Challenges
Camera: Sony Alpha a7r
Lens: Sony 16-35mm f/4 Vario-Tessar T* FE ZA OSS Lens
Location: Chatham, Cape Cod, MA
Date: Nov 12, 2015
Aperture: f/8
ISO: 800
Shutter: 1/60
Date Uploaded: Nov 12, 2015

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Finally got out the evening-of to try and shoot a street view. Had entirely forgotten the "weird" component of the description. And it was raining. A LOT that week. So then I went to process at home, and was ready to enter the "street" here, when I read the description.

Yeah, I "read the description" as I prepared to enter my image :-(

So I thought "Oh shoot, how can I pep this up?" And suddenly it came to me;


Just a couple days earlier I'd been shooting Boomer (neighbor's dog) for the Pet Portrait challenge, and Boomer's a squirmy little ball of fur, so I had a LOT of OOF shots. The a7r is a great camera but it doesn't focus all that fast. I had some sharp ones too. I wanted to put Boomer in the road.

So I checked 'em out, and I saw this one, and the finished product came to me in a blaze of inspiration. 5 Minutes of masking, giggling all the way, penny asking me what on earth is so funny, and voila!

Place: 5 out of 23
Avg (all users): 6.1515
Avg (commenters): 7.3333
Avg (participants): 5.7143
Avg (non-participants): 6.2692
Views since voting: 739
Views during voting: 172
Votes: 66
Comments: 14
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11/21/2015 11:18:51 AM
Hahahahaha! I love your note above. You sound like me...
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11/21/2015 01:07:56 AM
Grats on 5th. Hilarious!
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11/20/2015 02:50:16 PM
Makes me smile when ever I look at it, congratulations on your HM.
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11/20/2015 02:53:09 AM
I think boomer owes you big time for his services, two photos using him in the TT .
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11/20/2015 02:01:06 AM
It was my favorite of the challenge, I hoped to see this one on the podium.
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11/20/2015 01:57:51 AM
My fave of the challenge ;)
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11/20/2015 12:49:59 AM
Hehe, and haha.
Thank you ever so much!

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11/20/2015 12:33:30 AM
oh shoot, what fun.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
11/19/2015 06:27:00 PM
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11/19/2015 04:54:25 PM
great photo bombing - love it!
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11/18/2015 11:07:29 PM
:-))) Give 7
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11/16/2015 09:43:41 PM
Lol, love that little face peaking into the shot.
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11/15/2015 09:39:42 PM
Gotta love it. Stuck in traffic.
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11/13/2015 04:10:01 PM
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