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My First Acceptiance Since January!  
User currently offlineLGW From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 1418 times:

Hi all!
I have got my first photo accepted since January 2001. I know the quality of my images is no where near as good as most photographers here but I got 140+ pics accepted then in January I couldnt get one accepted! Finally nearly half a year later I get 1 accepted  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


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Photo © Ben Pritchard



LGW

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User currently offlineFredrik Hjort From Sweden, joined Apr 2001, 114 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 1308 times:

Great shot!

I like the "surrealistic" feeling in the colours and architecture. The shot stand out I would say!

/Fredrik



User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 34
Reply 2, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1298 times:

Ben, before yesterday i didn't know you had any pics here.

Well donE!


User currently offlineLGW From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1293 times:

EGDD, you learn something new everyday!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

LGW


User currently offlineSonic99 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 12 hours ago) and read 1259 times:

Lucky you.

I've never even gotten any reply e-mails from A.net regarding the pics I upload...

 Confused



User currently offlineMancunian From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2001, 18 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 1215 times:

HI Ben
I know the feeling I tried for months to get photos accepted and managed 4 with warnings so I E-Mailed some of the best photographers for advice .
After taking their advice on scanning technics and using J.PEG wizard also changing to 100ASA Kodak Royal film I got 4 photos accepted without warnings so I tried again and got 4 more accepted without warnings.
That was in April since then using the exact same settings I have had every one rejected.
I give up!
Cheers
Barrie
Manchester
England


User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 34
Reply 6, posted (13 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 1207 times:

I have only 3, but i have a load of ones with my new SLR in the post  Smile)))

EGGD


User currently offlineAF A380 From France, joined Dec 2000, 26 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (13 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1186 times:

You make a really nice picture, Congratulations!

I don't know how you scan your pictures but before to do anything clean them and the glass of your scanner too.
You will improve your pictures.
If you want to get very sharp pictures very easily, get a digital camera. You get very nice pictures nearly without noise or problems like that. Furthermore you needn't to scan.

Lionel
Bye


User currently offlineB757300 From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 4114 posts, RR: 22
Reply 8, posted (13 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1175 times:

Don't feel bad Sonic. Probably 99% of new people who upload photos are rejected hands down. Unless you are on the VIP list (which of course everyone denies exists) or you just get very good or unusual shots you're screwed. I gave up after 150+ were all rejected even though some were of better quality than ones shot by the most prolific photographer on Airliners.net.


"There is no victory at bargain basement prices."
User currently offlineSonic99 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (13 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1176 times:


Thanks for the pat on the back 757...
Here's the kind of stuff I'm upping to A.net but getting no response at all. No acknowledgement of receipt. Anycase, here's a link to one of my pics - thumbnail view.


http://www3.sympatico.ca/sc/c-gfur_tn.jpg


User currently offlineSonic99 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (13 years 3 months 2 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 1167 times:

Sorry about that.

Here's the fixed URL:

http://www3.sympatico.ca/sc/

Sonic99


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