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Old 12-09-19, 03:07 AM
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Show me artsy photos of your bike

I came across this when looking for an old pic on Flickr tonight:



I remembered how strangely ethereal the light reflecting off the paint seemed. The bright lights, reflections and sharp shadows really make the photo come alive. All on accident, of course - I have some skills, but beyond pointing and letting the camera take care of it, photography ain't one of them.

But I know lots of you are great photographers. What have you got?

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Old 12-09-19, 06:35 AM
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DD, your camera does a pretty good job!
This is one was a surprise. I noticed the bling after the shutter release.
2008-06-15 00.30.48, on Flickr

What I like may not be or rarely is a great photo in others opinions.

Played around with exposure settings. I like this one of this bike. The only think I don't like is the way the stand propped up the rear wheel.
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This may be my best shot of this bike.
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All my pics are taken with a point and shoot that is limited in what I can achieve, not that I am a good photographer. It's an on and off practice. Consequently, the quality suffers.
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All my pics are taken with a point and shoot that is limited in what I can achieve, not that I am a good photographer. It's an on and off practice. Consequently, the quality suffers.
Figure most people are using phone cameras- so you’re ahead of the game.
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This is one my my favorites from my old Bianchi.


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I found a couple more that I like. I’ve always been mesmerized by the look of a detensioned wheel.




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i'm not sure what 'art' is, but let it rain down on my bike.
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@Dean51 - your Tommy is the only other one bedsides mine I've seen with the "Racing" branding on the top tube. Cool bike!


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Weigle Randonneur at Jones Point (Making the most of a 2mpx cell phone photo)



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Hopefully @djkashuba will show up here. He's posted some great photos in the "Where Did You Ride" thread.
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Thought it was cool that the arborist left some character to the stump. Which matched well with the bike of a deceased friend.
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Great thread, DD! There are some excellent art shots in the posts so far. Mine are nothing special, except to emphasize my favorite color.



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