Galina and Alexei (Ikarushka) Premium user United States Chicago, Illinois

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4:58 PM

Мир в бутылке - от Вали

The picture was juried in into Tyme Gallery photo ehxibit:¬if_t=feed_comment_reply

10:07 PM

Beautiful underwater shots by Snowman8

Being Russian :), he was reckless enough to use a plastic bag (Dicapac WP-S10, only $100) for his Olympus E-3. The details are in his blog (Russian only)


2:16 PM

Diffusions by Zlatko-Visko

1:05 PM

AFI from New Mexico
Also has a site: : Dave Arnold specializes in photographs of the Southwest including memories of Route 66 and the beautiful landscape of New Mexico.

He also has an HDR tutorial that many Fotkins praise: . (Note: for some reason it does not open in my Firefox, but I could open it in IE7.)
I first saw a reference to his HDR experiment ( and then I loved his contest submission:

9:58 AM

Lyudmila & Yuliy from NYC

I especially liked their sunset album:
Slava Anosov had a great note about this picture: "Clouds look like a giant bird."

А вот на этой фотографии замечательную динамику создаёт градиент яркости:

Their recent trip to Israel was an interesting observation - especially in comparison with my own impressions from 1995:



I should also look at their Arizona and Utah albums:

5:10 PM

Webcam projects by Roy D from Virginia
View From Purchase Knob
A collection of webcam images from around the country. See

From Roy:
I just check the various sites and when I see something that grabs me I save it. The identification of the camera may depend on which site the photo came from. I have never noticed. While I agree that the quality of one's photo equipment is important, I think the most important part of photography is the ability to recognize beauty when you see it. That ability to see and recognize beauty is what make outstanding photos, at least in my humble opinion.

3:54 PM

Painting With Light

Also this one that I commented:

Karl Davis is a freelance photographer based in Cary, NC who specializes in creating superior images for portrait, sports and landscape photography.

10:45 AM

MandT from NYC

Mikhail and Tanya live in NYC.

I especially liked and commented their following pix:
Rain drops on a brunch work as lenses
Daydream: sun rays in a forest
Waterfall on Kauai, Hawaii - shot from a helicopter
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