ICEINSPACE
Most Read Articles
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON Waxing Crescent
30.6%
The Sun Now
Time Zones
Sydney
8:03 pm
Perth
6:03 pm
Auckland
10:03 pm
New York*
6:03 am
Paris*
12:03 pm
GMT
10:03 am




Go Back   IceInSpace > Images > Terrestrial Photography

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1  
Old 04-11-2008, 06:30 PM
RB's Avatar
RB (Andrew)
Moderator

RB is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 20,809
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 !
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (cookie8_MG_2707.jpg)
163.6 KB104 views
Click for full-size image (george_MG_2754.jpg)
195.4 KB92 views
Click for full-size image (jacob_MG_2708.jpg)
188.7 KB77 views
Click for full-size image (marco_MG_2755.jpg)
197.8 KB118 views
Click for full-size image (owl2_MG_2701.jpg)
193.6 KB99 views
Click for full-size image (cow_MG_2710.jpg)
184.9 KB103 views
Click for full-size image (collimation_MG_2759.jpg)
190.5 KB132 views
Click for full-size image (meade_MG_2712.jpg)
191.7 KB127 views
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-11-2008, 06:39 PM
RB's Avatar
RB (Andrew)
Moderator

RB is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 20,809
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.
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (matty_MG_2753.jpg)
195.5 KB110 views
Click for full-size image (combie_MG_2745.jpg)
192.7 KB78 views
Click for full-size image (gmbfilter_MG_2744.jpg)
194.6 KB72 views
Click for full-size image (deeno2_MG_2738.jpg)
187.7 KB68 views
Click for full-size image (deeno_MG_2711.jpg)
177.6 KB73 views
Click for full-size image (hagar_MG_2741.jpg)
189.3 KB68 views
Click for full-size image (monte-&-johng_MG_2739.jpg)
179.3 KB79 views
Click for full-size image (shootout_MG_2704.jpg)
188.3 KB188 views

Last edited by RB; 04-11-2008 at 07:00 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-11-2008, 06:47 PM
RB's Avatar
RB (Andrew)
Moderator

RB is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 20,809
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
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (al_MG_2785.jpg)
196.4 KB87 views
Click for full-size image (mike1_MG_2714.jpg)
195.5 KB91 views
Click for full-size image (halloween_MG_2742.jpg)
192.5 KB80 views
Click for full-size image (gary_MG_2782.jpg)
195.6 KB77 views
Click for full-size image (rick_MG_2752.jpg)
197.6 KB66 views
Click for full-size image (rod-family_MG_2751.jpg)
192.8 KB79 views
Click for full-size image (rod_MG_2749.jpg)
196.3 KB55 views
Click for full-size image (bbqs-galore_MG_2761.jpg)
195.6 KB73 views

Last edited by RB; 04-11-2008 at 07:01 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-11-2008, 06:53 PM
RB's Avatar
RB (Andrew)
Moderator

RB is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 20,809
25. Chris - "33south"
....
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.
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (chris_MG_2776.jpg)
194.1 KB40 views
Click for full-size image (rev-bob-evens_MG_2777.jpg)
196.8 KB45 views
Click for full-size image (xstream_MG_2747.jpg)
194.5 KB51 views
Click for full-size image (hagar2_MG_2790.jpg)
194.5 KB51 views
Click for full-size image (noah_MG_2765.jpg)
194.5 KB43 views

Last edited by RB; 05-11-2008 at 10:32 AM. Reason: Removed photo
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-11-2008, 07:06 PM
iceman's Avatar
iceman (Mike)
Sir Post a Lot!

iceman is offline
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Gosford, NSW, Australia
Posts: 36,685
Absolutely fantastic shots, RB. Some classics in there

That was some nice lenses you had on there.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-11-2008, 07:14 PM
sheeny's Avatar
sheeny (Al)
Spam Hunter

sheeny is offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Oberon NSW
Posts: 12,023
Well done RB!

Al.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 04-11-2008, 07:19 PM
GTB_an_Owl's Avatar
GTB_an_Owl (Geoff)
bewise betold neverbecold

GTB_an_Owl is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Terrigal NSW
Posts: 3,545
love'em RB
great shots

where are the rest of them ?

geoff
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 04-11-2008, 08:58 PM
Dennis
Dazzled by the Cosmos.

Dennis is offline
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 10,531
Wow RB - a terrific set of photos; it’s great to be able to put some names to faces.

Thanks!

Dennis
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 04-11-2008, 09:12 PM
h0ughy's Avatar
h0ughy (David)
DOGHOUSE REBORN

h0ughy is offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: NEWCASTLE NSW Australia
Posts: 29,715
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?
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 04-11-2008, 09:27 PM
gary
Registered User

gary is offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Mt. Kuring-Gai
Posts: 4,812
Thanks Andrew,

It was good to see you again.

Best regards

Gary
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 04-11-2008, 09:32 PM
netwolf's Avatar
netwolf
Registered User

netwolf is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 2,763
RB there is no doubt you certainly know how to use the camera. Excellent work.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 04-11-2008, 10:04 PM
Omaroo's Avatar
Omaroo (Chris Malikoff)
Let there be night...

Omaroo is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Sydney/Cooma
Posts: 7,628
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.

Last edited by Omaroo; 04-11-2008 at 10:31 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 04-11-2008, 10:25 PM
Deeno's Avatar
Deeno
“We are star-stuff”

Deeno is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Central Coast
Posts: 1,306
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!!!
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (RB_0049_resize.jpg)
160.2 KB78 views
Click for full-size image (RB_0048_resize.jpg)
135.7 KB63 views
Click for full-size image (RB_0042_resize.jpg)
154.5 KB77 views
Click for full-size image (RB_0041_resize.jpg)
170.4 KB72 views
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 04-11-2008, 10:29 PM
Rick Petrie's Avatar
Rick Petrie
Rickapoodyandafandoogally

Rick Petrie is offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Avoca Beach, Australia
Posts: 1,060
RB & Deeno
Classic candid captures.
Well done maties.

Last edited by Rick Petrie; 04-11-2008 at 10:57 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 04-11-2008, 10:43 PM
Deeno's Avatar
Deeno
“We are star-stuff”

Deeno is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Central Coast
Posts: 1,306
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
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (DNO_0104_resize.jpg)
167.4 KB62 views

Last edited by Deeno; 06-11-2008 at 05:54 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 04-11-2008, 10:47 PM
rogerg's Avatar
rogerg (Roger)
Registered User

rogerg is offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Posts: 4,529
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
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 04-11-2008, 10:47 PM
GTB_an_Owl's Avatar
GTB_an_Owl (Geoff)
bewise betold neverbecold

GTB_an_Owl is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Terrigal NSW
Posts: 3,545
top shots of the "snapper" Deeno

geoff
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 04-11-2008, 11:01 PM
Deeno's Avatar
Deeno
“We are star-stuff”

Deeno is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Central Coast
Posts: 1,306
Really enjoyed John and Gary ( I won the Argo last time) bouncing off one another during their presentation on the Texas star party.
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (DNO_0043_resize.jpg)
155.1 KB44 views
Click for full-size image (DNO_0019_resize.jpg)
172.9 KB55 views

Last edited by Deeno; 04-11-2008 at 11:19 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 04-11-2008, 11:39 PM
Deeno's Avatar
Deeno
“We are star-stuff”

Deeno is offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Central Coast
Posts: 1,306
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
Attached Thumbnails
Click for full-size image (DNO_0063_resize.jpg)
163.4 KB38 views
Click for full-size image (DNO_0064_resize.jpg)
137.1 KB43 views
Click for full-size image (DNO_0066_resize.jpg)
190.6 KB49 views
Click for full-size image (DNO_0052_resize.jpg)
142.3 KB39 views
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 05-11-2008, 12:13 AM
Ric's Avatar
Ric
Support your local RFS

Ric is offline
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Wamboin NSW
Posts: 12,368
Great images guys, it's always good to put faces to names.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +10. The time is now 08:03 PM.

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.7 | Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertisement
SkyWatcher WiFi Adaptor
Advertisement
OzScopes Authorised Dealer
Advertisement
SkyWatcher 2018 Catalogue
Advertisement
Interest Free Finance
Advertisement
Atik Horizon
Advertisement
FLI Cameras and Imaging Accessories
Advertisement
Bintel
Advertisement
Lunatico Astronomical
Advertisement
NexDome Observatories
Advertisement
Astronomy and Electronics Centre
Advertisement