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Old 05-10-2017, 07:38 AM
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OCTOBER Photo Challenge - Entries (Please Post them here)

The topic this month is: ... "Golden Hour Activity"
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In photography, the golden hour or magic hour, is the period of the first and last hour of sunlight.

Some ideas: Silhouettes of people enjoying a view, jogging, surfing, aircraft, animals, birds etc.
If there's a car parked, ship/boat docked etc that will eventually *move*, that's fine.
Don't just limit yourself to the setting sun in the west, turn around to the east for the explosion of colour of pink and blue with The Belt of Venus visible in a short window of time before sunset.
There's many options here, so I hope to see lots of entrants and looking forward to the variety of pics!
Thanks Suzy for defining your Topic so nicely.

Now for the small print: ...
This thread is only for posting your entry along with any comments you'd like to make about your own photo.
If you would like to comment on other people's entries, or have any "other" shots of your own, then please use the Comments and Rejects Thread -> HERE.

Remember the Rules:
* one entry (just one image) per person and
* the image must be your own work.
* all other normal forum rules, and image size limits, apply.

The image doesn't necessarily have to be taken this month, but in the spirit of the challenge, we do encourage it, so you get out and get into it and enjoy the challenge.
In this regard, YES, the image may be one that you have submitted to a previous photo challenge, unless of course it has already been voted a winner.

The winner of the public vote, which will be run at the end of the month, will get to choose next month's topic and have their photo added to our "Photo Challenge Hall of Fame" thread.

Good Luck!
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Old 05-10-2017, 08:59 AM
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Soldiers Beach on the NSW Central Coast.
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Old 05-10-2017, 06:19 PM
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Torquay Golden Hour

Torquay Golden Hour,
Torquay Pier smokey sunset from fires on Fraser Island and Susan River area, at the end of the pier is she taking a photo of her man or a sunset selfie, what do you think?
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Old 06-10-2017, 04:20 PM
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All Corners Covered...

Don't worry, I've got your back mate!
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Old 06-10-2017, 08:23 PM
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Venus in the sunset over Lake Eildon.
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Old 07-10-2017, 08:55 PM
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Early Colours

Golden colours of our returning Space Ship (Cruise Ship).
Entering Sydney Harbour in the early hours of the morning.
A few early risers taking photos and watching the sunrise.
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Old 09-10-2017, 11:29 AM
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Golden Hour Rainbow

Lucky enough to capture this rainbow, in the West, just as the Sun appeared over the Adelaide Hills in the East. Photo taken October 7th, 2017
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Old 09-10-2017, 11:50 AM
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Such a peaceful time of day if you can spend it in beautiful natural surroundings.

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Old 10-10-2017, 02:11 PM
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Hi Guys I thought that this would cover a "Golden Hour Activity." maybe
It is of Alice and Myself looking across the waters from Rockingham toward the military base WA.

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I captured this Grey-crowned Babbler just after sunrise in the Kimberly WA.
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Liquid Gold

Taken earlier this week while waiting on the verandah for a dramatic red sunset that never showed up. The bright sun that did make an appearance was deliberately hidden behind my shoes, and at least it did provide a nice golden glow.

Is an "action" shot or a relaxed "inaction" shot though? There was certainly some vigorous swallowing action going on before, during and after... And of course there is some properly energetic action going on there too... if you look carefully up near the top there's bird flying home to roost.
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Watching Sunrise

Some Golden Hour activity breakwall Brunswick Heads last weekend.
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Abu Dhabi Sunrise

Taking off from Abu Dhabi airport
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Tractor bay

Tractor bay , near squeaky bay SA.(as it came straight from the camera)
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Old 17-10-2017, 09:44 PM
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An old image from Bellara on Bribie Island. Chasing some bait fish before settling in for some serious fishing, I suppose.
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Me and the kiddo at the playground the other night. It only took 35,768 photos before we nailed this one! "Daddy, I'm bored, have you finished yet, you said only one more, DADDY!"
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The Billowing Sweet Smell of Sugar

Given up on a 'Golden Hr' around 'ere,,, Soo, this is during 'Last-Light' end of last month - The Broadwater, NE NSW
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Singapore Airlines A330 departing Brisbane Airport during Golden Hour.
Airside vehicle zipping alongside .

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