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Old 04-11-2008, 05:30 PM
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IISAC-Portraits from Lostock '08

This year at Lostock I decided to photograph our forum members.
People that I knew and people that I had met for the first time.
It was a very warm friendly atmosphere and everyone enjoyed the companionship.

So here's my round of portraits from IISAC '08.

1. Vincent- 'cookie8'
2. George
3. Jakob
4. Marco with his son cooking pasta !
5. Geoff the owl, building his freezer suit emporium.
6. ving ?
7. Busy collimating a scope.
8. A Meade in the wind !
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Old 04-11-2008, 05:39 PM
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9. Matty P
10. Geoff, "I think I swallowed my tooth", "Inmycombie"
11.Geoff, "water is for wimps", "gmbfilter"
12. Chopper "I wouldn't want to meet him in the dark", Deeno
13. Would you buy a used eyepiece from this man???
14. Doug, "I love RB's Cigar smoke", "Hagar"
15. Monte and JohnG. -Tak freaks
16. Madwayne and his Texas ranger, a friendly shootout between friends.
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Old 04-11-2008, 05:47 PM
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17. Al, "oh why did I drink that stuff last night, Meehan.
18. www.mikesalway.com.au
19. Well it is Halloween after all.
20. Argo-Gary-Navis
21. Ricketty sticks.
22. Rod Berry and family, Jack, Evie and Noah.
23. Keeping everyone honest !
24. BBQ's Galore
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Old 04-11-2008, 05:53 PM
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25. Chris - "33south"
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27. Rev Bob Evens.
28. John - the "xstream"
29. Doug, "I just can't keep him away from my camera" - "Hagar"
30. Young Noah Berry.
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Old 04-11-2008, 06:06 PM
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Absolutely fantastic shots, RB. Some classics in there

That was some nice lenses you had on there.
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Old 04-11-2008, 06:14 PM
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Well done RB!

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Old 04-11-2008, 06:19 PM
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love'em RB
great shots

where are the rest of them ?

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Old 04-11-2008, 07:58 PM
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Wow RB - a terrific set of photos; it’s great to be able to put some names to faces.

Thanks!

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Old 04-11-2008, 08:12 PM
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great to see some faces and associate a name. For some reason people knew me but i did not know them. i do apologise for that?
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Old 04-11-2008, 08:27 PM
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Thanks Andrew,

It was good to see you again.

Best regards

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Old 04-11-2008, 08:32 PM
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RB there is no doubt you certainly know how to use the camera. Excellent work.
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Old 04-11-2008, 09:04 PM
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Great stuff Andrew...but did anyone get any shots of us lot up on the imaging hill at all? I think Big Dave got a couple. I know we were a bit remote from everyone else down on the flats - which was a big pity.

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Old 04-11-2008, 09:25 PM
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Nice thread Andrew
Its funny knowing people here in cyber space and having absolutly no idea what they look look like.
Whats even funnier is that I actualy met you almost two years ago on one of our observing jaunts and thought I was being stalked by a grinning stranger at the local shopping centre just a couple of months ago!!!
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Old 04-11-2008, 09:29 PM
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RB & Deeno
Classic candid captures.
Well done maties.

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Old 04-11-2008, 09:43 PM
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While we are at it.....

We were lucky enough to have Fred (Bassnut) as a neighbor.
Fred's probably forgotten more stuff on astro imaging than your average punter has knows.
Not to mention his abundance of stories from his globe trotting adventures.
Should have taken a time lapse series of shots of Fred erecting his tent but, I only had a zillion gig of memory left for the camera
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Old 04-11-2008, 09:47 PM
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Good to see the pics

Every year I hope to get there, I'm looking forward to having the time and money for it some year soon
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top shots of the "snapper" Deeno

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Old 04-11-2008, 10:01 PM
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Really enjoyed John and Gary ( I won the Argo last time) bouncing off one another during their presentation on the Texas star party.
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Old 04-11-2008, 10:39 PM
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Sorry to hi-jack your thread RB.

Here are Rick "can collimate a Newtonian" Petrie
Couple of "Inmykombie" Geoff
and " I can't feel my feet after Absinth" gmbfilter Geoff
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Old 04-11-2008, 11:13 PM
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Great images guys, it's always good to put faces to names.
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