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    Awards
    Art of 2018: a Retrospective :: Skittish Impala
    Black and White Portrait V :: Tshepo Ronaldo
    A Glass of Water :: Blue Hour Cocktail
    Art of 2019: a Retrospective :: Shadows of the Bush
    Extended Free Study 2021-01 :: European Bee Eater
    Open or Shut (or both) :: ROFL
    Cardboard Box III :: The Great Escape
    Extravagant / Immoderate / Over the Top :: OTT
    Best of 2021 (Extended Editing) :: Evening at Noordhoek
    Decisions II :: ...and lead us not into temptation
    Extended Free Study 2019-09 :: The man behind the labourer
    S-Curve VI :: The S curve
    Icons of the Macabre :: The Beast
    Blue & Yellow (Solidarity with Ukraine) :: For the pets of the Ukraine
    101 Meters :: Herding
    Flat Lay Still Life :: Bouquet Garni
    Over the Top :: Over the Top - one at speed one more slowly
    Extended Free Study 2020-09 :: Max
    Absurdity II :: Bored Border Collie
    Hot III :: Smoking hot
    Joy to the World! :: What'cha mean you are following the white rabbit?
    Best of 2021 (Standard Editing) :: Flumi with a Splash
    Old Movie Stills :: The Old West
    Extended Free Study 2020-08 :: Quicksand Time
    Extended Free Study 2022-01 :: Shadows of Reality
    Macro Without Bugs or Flowers V :: Baby makes her Blue Jeans talk
    DPC Username Mix 'n Match :: Flyingdog + d_longbeach = Flying Dog on Long Beach
    Upside Down VI :: Topsy-Turvy
    Halloween VI :: Halloween Bride
    Epic Fail :: Unscheduled dismount
    Legs II :: Canine Tango
    Birds V (ARCHIVAL) :: Seagulls over Long Beach
    Pareidolia III :: Surprise
    Apple IV (ARCHIVAL) :: Female Apple
    Metal III :: Weathered small pot
    Hands II :: Harambee
    Fire or Ice :: Ring of fire
    Parallel Lines III :: Japanes inspired design with straws
    Minimalist Landscape IV :: Mist in the mountains
    Outdoor Macro Shot II :: Quenching her thirst
    Honorable Mentions
    Fictional Characters (Archival) :: Madam Bovary
    Extended Free Study 2021-05 :: The point of no return
    Photograph Becomes a Painting II :: Preening Duck
    Sunrise or Sunset III (ARCHIVAL) :: Falling sun
    30 Seconds or More V :: Stirring wildly
    Friday the 13th ::  Paraskevidekatriaphobia
    !deppilF :: Just striding in the rain
    Physics :: Trying to understand Physics
    City/Town/Village/Hamlet/scape (ARCHIVAL) :: Reflections of Shanghai
    Composite II (ARCHIVAL) :: Bridge over troubled waters
    Extended Free Study 2021-12 :: Visitor on pink dahlia
    Extended Free Study 2022-04 :: Queen Nebula
    Free Study 2020-08 :: Colour me beautiful
    Silhouettes IX :: Fishing boat on the River Kumai
    Still Life with Fruit II :: Citrus with blue glass
    User Profile
    Name: Gaby Grohovaz
    Username: kasaba
    Gender: F
    Type: Member Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
    Cameras: Canon EOS-80D
    Apple iPhone 6s+
    Canon EOS-550D Rebel T2i
    Olympus TG-4
    Lenses: Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS
    Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro
    Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
    Lensbaby Composer Double Glass Optic
    Lensbaby Composer Plastic Optic
    Lensbaby Composer Single Glass Optic
    Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX DC HSM for Canon
    Tamron SP AF 90mm f/2.8 Di for Canon
    Registered: Dec. 1st 2011
    Contact: Private Message
    Biography: Goals on dpc:

    - Get 5 scores above "6" for my profile page.
    - get 5 scores above 6,5 for my profile page
    - Get PB above 6,6
    - Get PB above 6,7
    - Get PB above 6,8
    - Get PB above 6,9
    - Get a PB above 7 will leave the others in, still want to get a 6,6; 6,7 etc :-)
    - Get 3 x >6 in a row
    - Get a "Top 10" finish
    - get a "Top 5" finish
    - Get a blue ribbon[strike]
    - [strike]Get a "special award"

    - Get overall challenge average to 5,5
    - Improve on yearly challenge average in each challenge




    Equipment wishlist:
    - a "Gorilla pod"
    - a proper flash
    - a macro lens
    - a wide angle lens
    an underwater camera




    Wanting to do:
    - some wildlife photography
    - panning
    - portraits of my canine babies
    - underwater photography (nature and artistic)


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    Team Fimmtan DPC league 2013

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    HM in Art of 2013 thank you Jury

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    Best of 2021 (Extended Editing)
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    Average: 7.4545
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