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User currently offlineThierryD From Luxembourg, joined Dec 2005, 2081 posts, RR: 51
Posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 4398 times:
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Hey guys,

I just want to say a big 'Thank you!' for 10 million views, a milestone reached just a couple days ago.  

One of the photos that takes a major share in those 10 million:


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By coincidence the 3000th photo got accepted at almost exactly the same time:


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Cheers,

Thierry


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User currently offlinesunandan From India, joined Jun 2005, 314 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 4381 times:
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Congratulations on both these milestones Thierry!

Cheers,

Sunandan



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User currently offlineeksath From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 1317 posts, RR: 25
Reply 2, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 4356 times:
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Congratulations Thierry! A major milestone and not an easy feat to accomplish! Here is to the next 10 million and 3000 pictures!

Suresh



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User currently offlineIL76 From Netherlands, joined Jan 2004, 2239 posts, RR: 48
Reply 3, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 4338 times:

Congrats Thierry!
I just went past 5 million this weekend. Maybe if I wait long enough (very long!) and A.net won't shut down, I'll hit 10.000.000 too. 

E


User currently offlinevikkyvik From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 10332 posts, RR: 26
Reply 4, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 4331 times:

Quoting ThierryD (Thread starter):
I just want to say a big 'Thank you!' for 10 million views
Quoting IL76 (Reply 3):
I just went past 5 million this weekend.

Overachievers. I just reached 500,000 a couple weeks ago.     

Seriously though, congrats to you both.

~Vik (proud to be responsible for at least a few hundred of those millions of views)



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User currently offlineairkas1 From Netherlands, joined Dec 2003, 4028 posts, RR: 55
Reply 5, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 4302 times:

Gratz you guys! Well done, you have a great portfolio here  

User currently offlinespencer From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2004, 1635 posts, RR: 17
Reply 6, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 4277 times:

Well done my friend!! Well done!!
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User currently offlinePsych From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2004, 3064 posts, RR: 58
Reply 7, posted (1 year 11 months 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 4274 times:
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Many congratulations Thierry - a great achievement. You are an asset to the site in so many ways.

Take good care.

Paul


User currently offlineptrjong From Netherlands, joined Mar 2005, 4003 posts, RR: 18
Reply 8, posted (1 year 11 months 13 hours ago) and read 4193 times:

Warm congratulations, Thierry.

You beat me by a few days  

Peter



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User currently offlineaagold From United States of America, joined Nov 2002, 548 posts, RR: 50
Reply 9, posted (1 year 11 months 6 hours ago) and read 4160 times:
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Congratulations Thierry. Nice achievement. I've enjoyed seeing your photos over the years.

Art


User currently offlineThierryD From Luxembourg, joined Dec 2005, 2081 posts, RR: 51
Reply 10, posted (1 year 10 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 4049 times:
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Thanks guys, it's nice to see that people are enjoying my photos.  

Peter, only a couple hundred views to go; put the Champagne into the fridge!  

Cheers,

Thierry



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User currently offlinewalter2222 From Belgium, joined Sep 2005, 1303 posts, RR: 28
Reply 11, posted (1 year 10 months 4 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 4013 times:

Congrats, Thierry!

Those are very nice milestones!

I still have to do a catch up, because I have not yet seen them all  

Best regards,

Walter



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User currently offlineunattendedbag From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 2342 posts, RR: 1
Reply 12, posted (1 year 10 months 4 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 4012 times:

Congratulations Thierry! Love your pictures!

Quoting ptrjong (Reply 8):
You beat me by a few days

Peter de Jong 9999980 2982 3353

almost!



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User currently offlineptrjong From Netherlands, joined Mar 2005, 4003 posts, RR: 18
Reply 13, posted (1 year 10 months 3 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 3950 times:

So it happened last night.

Perhaps I shouldn't really be posting in Thierry's thread, but I don't like to start my own, and I do want to say:

Thank you all for 10 million views, too!   

It's interesting that Thierry and I have a very similar number of photos, my 3000th should be up before too long.

Thierry has five 'hundred thousanders', I have only two, with #2 about to overtake #1 after a chase of almost five years.

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By the way, #1 was only accepted by Johan Lundgren 'with a warning' for quality, a phrase that some of you will surely remember.

I find it hard to believe that the average number of hits of my photos is 3,356. I mostly shoot fairly unremarkable photos of fairly unpopular subjects. But I guess these are 'steady sellers', whereas the 100th photo of a KLM MD-11 at AMS initially gets more hits but soon doesn't turn up in a top position in a search any more.

Well, just a few thoughts to make this somewhat bearable for you I hope.

Peter 



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User currently offlinewalter2222 From Belgium, joined Sep 2005, 1303 posts, RR: 28
Reply 14, posted (1 year 10 months 3 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 3945 times:

Congrats to you too, Peter!

Quoting ptrjong (Reply 13):
accepted by Johan Lundgren 'with a warning' for quality, a phrase that some of you will surely remember.

I remember that too!   but my milestones are still at a much lower level


Best regards,

Walter



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User currently offlineDehowie From Australia, joined Feb 2004, 1066 posts, RR: 33
Reply 15, posted (1 year 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 3931 times:

Well done Thierry some wonderful photos.
Cheers
Dazz



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User currently offlineThierryD From Luxembourg, joined Dec 2005, 2081 posts, RR: 51
Reply 16, posted (1 year 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 3913 times:
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No worries about the thread, Peter!

Congratulations on the milestone!

I believe we achieve about the same numbers as we both shoot similar stuff with similar diversity, e.g. civilian airliners, military stuff, museum exhibits, ...

So let's see who achieves 20 million first...  

Thierry



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User currently offlineSharktt From Portugal, joined Mar 2008, 35 posts, RR: 0
Reply 17, posted (1 year 10 months 3 weeks 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 3900 times:

Congrats to both of you  

User currently offlineSNATH From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 3247 posts, RR: 22
Reply 18, posted (1 year 10 months 3 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 3763 times:

Thierry,

My congratulations for this awesome milestone!!! This has always been one of my favs:


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User currently offlineThierryD From Luxembourg, joined Dec 2005, 2081 posts, RR: 51
Reply 19, posted (1 year 10 months 2 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 3662 times:
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Thanks Paulo and Tony!

Quoting SNATH (Reply 18):
This has always been one of my favs:

That is one of my favourites as well.  

Thierry



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User currently offlineptrjong From Netherlands, joined Mar 2005, 4003 posts, RR: 18
Reply 20, posted (1 year 10 months 1 week 3 days 15 hours ago) and read 3441 times:

Quoting ThierryD (Reply 16):
No worries about the thread, Peter!

Congratulations on the milestone!

I believe we achieve about the same numbers as we both shoot similar stuff with similar diversity, e.g. civilian airliners, military stuff, museum exhibits, ...

So let's see who achieves 20 million first...

I'm pretty sure that will be you, Thierry, as you're sitting in cockpits on a regular basis  

This oldie is my 3,000th.  
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User currently offlineFYODOR From Russia, joined May 2005, 661 posts, RR: 14
Reply 21, posted (1 year 10 months 1 week 3 days 11 hours ago) and read 3398 times:

Congrats Thierry!

The only thing is surprising me - why it is just 10 mln, as you deserve in times more   Always happy to see your works.


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And you make a great job - share with others that only limited amount of people can see.  
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Regards,

Fyodor


User currently offlineThierryD From Luxembourg, joined Dec 2005, 2081 posts, RR: 51
Reply 22, posted (1 year 10 months 1 week 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 3337 times:
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Quoting ptrjong (Reply 20):
This oldie is my 3,000th.

Nice one, Peter!   Congratulations!  
Quoting FYODOR (Reply 21):
And you make a great job - share with others that only limited amount of people can see.

Thanks for your kind words, Fyodor, much appreciated!  

Thierry



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