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Challenge: Serpentine (DPL4 WK3) (Standard Editing)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II
Lens: Olympus 12-100mm f/4.0 M.Zuiko ED IS PRO
Location: Banff, Canada
Date: Jul 13, 2018
Aperture: 14.0
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/50
Date Uploaded: Jul 15, 2018

To implement this idea, I needed to find a seriously winding road in Banff where I was for a conference last week. However, while there were some nice serpentine section of some back roads, they did not look particularly striking on Google maps. So I decided to cheat a little bit and display a different road on my phone screen. However, it turns out it is not easy to make Google maps pretend that you are navigating in a different location, at least I was not able to figure out how. But last year in New Zealand we drove on one pretty amazingly winding road towards Abel-Tasman national park. The GPS screen looked so cool that I took a photo of it. So now I just cut a screen portion from that old shot and displayed it on my phone. Voila!

When I shared this photo with my DPL team (Wild Things), my teammate ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' Ursula spotted this cheat right away, but she knew I was in Banff, and my screenshot certainly wasn't Banff. But I hope nobody else will catch me. Will see )).

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07/22/2018 11:06:41 PM
iI like the idea to have the route included along with the roadway curve. Voted earlier. 8
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07/16/2018 02:41:48 AM
Points for cleverness :)
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