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    Extended Free Study 2017-10 :: The Eye of the Storm
    DNMC II :: Running in the rain
    New Year's Resolution VI ::  Find more places like this
    Structures At Night :: Curves
    New Year's Resolution IX :: Chasing more storms!
    Human Portrait (Minimal) :: Portrait of a young monk
    Motion Panning IV :: 5 p.m. - Tea time!
    Stars II :: Carpet of stars
    Commitment :: Commitment for life
    Playgrounds II :: I'm not afraid
    No-Sky Landscape :: The Path
    Favorite Song :: Over the hills and far away
    Fire and Ice :: Jon Snow and his icy Longclaw
    Oops! III :: Kitchen is not my kingdom!
    Total Lunar Eclipse :: Red night
    Solstice :: Solstice Omen
    Landscape in Portrait Orientation II :: Lights in the dark
    Christmas Is Coming :: Gear Junky's Christmas morning
    Anatopism :: Who's that (spider)man?!
    Photograph Becomes a Painting :: A Tribute to Salvador Dalì
    Free Study 2011-08 :: Dawn of the dead
    Spring or Fall :: Fairy Tale
    Extended Free Study 2018-02 :: The power of knowledge
    Hidden Gem III :: The Enchanted Place
    Politics :: Dark Council
    High Contrast V :: Infinity
    Image Grain V :: Girl with a Pearl Earring
    Primary Colors II :: A Study in Colors
    Wide Angle II :: Over the sun
    Wacky Photographic Definitions :: Clockwork
    DPChallenge User Portrait II :: Waitingsilence
    National Parks :: Elysian Fields
    30 Seconds or More IV :: Spreading out the earth upon the waters
    Free Study 2015-02 :: Cold breath
    Free Study 2017-12 :: Night Jewel
    DIY Google Street View :: Strange views
    Retro :: Enjoy Coca Cola
    Deep in the Heart of December :: December dawn
    Extended Free Study 2016-07 :: Yggdrasill
    Guns :: The Arrangement
    Free Study 2017-05 :: Endless dream
    Friday the 13th II :: Morbid Angel
    Yes or No? :: The Rising Tide
    Minimalist Landscape III :: Surreal RIver at night
    Chairs II :: Give me a chair and I will conquer the world!
    Musicians :: 7 strings of fury
    Superpowers II :: Shapeshifting (She turns into smoke)
    Human Portrait (Minimal) II :: Haunting
    Fan :: Fan-tastic sunrise
    Science Fiction Novel Cover :: Childhood's End - Arthur C. Clarke
    160 Pixels :: We are so small
    Postage Stamp II :: Nederland
    Self Portrait Without People III :: Sometimes I feel like a Scarecrow in the ocean
    Negative Space VIII :: The Solitary King
    Day and Night :: Two sides of the same story
    Leap Day: In The Style Of: Natsumi Hayashi :: The Flying Paintress
    Free Study 2018-05 :: A study in orange and yellow
    Dirds :: Wereparrot or... Weredog?
    Minimalist Landscape II :: Sky is the limit
    Balloon II :: Take off
    Let's Get Minimal! :: Facing the Ocean
    Photographer Quotations :: Wherever there is light, one can photograph. Alfred Stieglitz
    Art of 2013 :: Hell is round the corner
    Sun-Something :: Sunrays at Sunrise
    Fake News :: A new Fight Club family has been discovered in town
    Before :: It's too late Granny!
    Friday the 13th :: Omen
    Free Study 2011-05 :: At the end of the world
    Window View III :: Blue hour from the sky
    Passenger :: Downtown
    People at their Jobs :: Points of view
    Your Corner of the World IV :: My corner of freedom
    Night Sky II :: So many
    Untitled :: Untitled
    Your Final Entry (December 21, 2012) :: Staring at the sun
    Homage To The Bottom 1000 :: A Portrait of the Sky II
    William Shakespeare II :: When forty winters shall besiege thy brow
    Silhouette At Night II :: Oh my God, what have I done!
    Extended Free Study 2017-06 :: Moonchild
    Feast IV :: Not the same feast for everyone
    Cubism :: By the Sea
    The Arts :: The Dancer
    Free Study 2016-05 :: Eye of the Universe
    Water Bottle :: Wrapped
    Yellow Still Life :: Hypnotic curves in yellow
    Honorable Mentions
    Free Study 2018-08 :: Cradled by the waves
    Recipe (Food or Beverage) II :: Black Cherry Cake
    Bubble Gum :: French style
    Feast V :: Tasty
    Ugly to Lovely :: Edgar Allan Poe
    Sci-Fi Celebration II :: Colonization
    The Elton John Effect :: Don't go breaking my heart
    Foreground Bokeh III :: Doomsday Book
    Halloween VI :: Parental supervision
    Diptych - same scene, different focal lengths :: Facing the ocean
    Light & Architecture: the Joy of Structure :: Hail to the King
    Emotive Architecture II :: Our History
    Selfie! :: Where's the water, honey!
    I am the Walrus :: Alexkc
    Architectural Detail - Triptych :: Different interpretations of the night sky
    My Drug :: How beer can be the sunset of a rockstar
    New Year's Resolution VII :: Go over my limits!
    In the Style of Peter Lik :: Amanecer
    Biblical :: Jesus Walks on the Water - Matthew 14:22-33
    Self Portrait With Your Childhood Self :: 32 years later
    Quotes From The Princess Bride :: People in masks cannot be trusted
    Surrealism II :: Eye of the Beholder
    Free Study 2017-01 :: You can feel the power of Nature
    Free Study 2014-05 :: The Tree of life
    Heavy Metal Song Titles :: Countdown to Extinction (Megadeth)
    Good News/Bad News :: Wrong day to win the lottery!
    The Nature of Time :: Away
    Zodiac II :: Sagittarius - The Mighty Archer
    You're Doing It Wrong :: I shouldn't drink at work
    Autumn :: Red path
    Portrait From Behind II :: Summer freedom
    Autumn II :: Autumn can be very cold
     B Is For _______  :: B is for Bridge
    Emptiness II (Archival) :: Life on Mars?
    Image Grain VII :: The Wise Man
    Surrealism III :: CoNnEcTeD/AlOnE
    April Fool :: Time's up Duckie!
    Automotive Detail II :: Vortex
    Umbrella II :: Contemplating
    Tall!!! :: The tower is mine!
    Deja Vu V :: Dreams of Grandeur (ID=1129493)
    Back To School III :: Old Memories
    In the Beginning... II :: In the Beginning... there were stars and galaxies
    In The Spirit Of: docpjv :: The endless beauty of an amazing heart
    Free Study 2017-08 :: The Light of my Dreams
    Before And After Self Portrait :: I.............win?
    Mirrors III :: Back from the Dead
    Paranoia :: They live among us!
    Free Study 2014-10 :: Who's Ned Kelly?
    Vintage II :: 49 years ago
    Bridges V :: We are the Champions
    Magic & Mystery II :: Roots
    If I Were an Animal :: Self-sealing
    Landmarks III :: Ancient fishermen house
    Fine Arts: Exhibit IV :: Photographer's dream
    User Profile
    Name: Alessandro Petrini Age: 42
    Username: Alexkc
    Gender: M
    Type: Member Location: ITALY
    Cameras: Sony Alpha a7R III
    DJI Mavic Pro
    LG LG G6
    Sony A7S mark 2
    Sony Alpha A6300
    Sony DSC-RX100 V
    Lenses: Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM
    Asahi Optical 50mm f/1.4 Super Takumar in M42 Mount
    Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS IF UMC
    Samyang 8mm f/3.5 Aspherical IF MC fish eye
    Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 E-mount
    Sony FE 85mm F1.8
    Tamron SP AF 90mm f/2.8 for Nikon
    Registered: Aug. 15th 2009
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    Best image in season one of TPL:

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    ...and a Bronze Bear Paw!

    I live in the center of Italy, in Abruzzo, a wonderful region with high mountains and 200kms of coastline. I love travelling and taking landscape pictures (but I like every kind of photography). I'm here just to have fun and to improve my skills!

    Goals for 2017:

    I want to have fun on DPC like I did for years until 2014. No pressure, no specific goals, just a place and a way to express my creativity!

    Goals for 2014:

    Never complain of a score. Take all this challenge stuff less seriously and enjoy every moment here.
    To get a Top10 using my GoPro Hero3+

    Goals for 2013:

    Score a personal best (A new one - 8.09!!!)
    Get a 7+ with a landscape
    An average score over 6.30 (6.2598)
    See 31.gif h2 behind me in the Points and Ribbon race on 8th January 2014 (I couldn't say I got it, since Oliver stopped entering challenges during the year)

    Goals for 2012:

    My top 9 photos with an average score over 7 9
    To reach 10 ribbons won 19
    An average score over 6.20 6.24
    Top 5 in the FSM Marathon 2012 5th
    Top 10 in the DPC Points Race 2012 4th

    Goals for 2011:

    - My top 5 with an average score over 6.5
    - A couple of 7 3 seven
    - 3 or 4 ribbons 5 ribbons
    - An average score over 6 6.10
    - Top ten in the FSM Marathon 3rd
    - Enjoy myself shooting for the challenges---
    A new one:
    - Top 25 in the DPC Points Race 2011 (4 months left and I'm around 50th place, so it's gonna be very hard!) - At the end of year I am 28th (without the DQ in the Lego challenge I would be 25th ;-))

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