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by kaddyuk
Wed Jun 09, 2004 9:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: If You Keep Trying You Do Get Rewards!
Replies: 12
Views: 3585

RE: If You Keep Trying You Do Get Rewards!

Did you REALLY need to plug ALL of them?

Reworking rejections can sample some good results...

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by kaddyuk
Wed Jun 09, 2004 9:39 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Do You Think Terminal Shots Shud Be Aloud?
Replies: 20
Views: 2787

RE: Do You Think Terminal Shots Shud Be Aloud?

I dont have a problem with them. I think that they add variety to the database instead of just planes :P

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by kaddyuk
Mon Jun 07, 2004 7:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Your Most Popular Picture
Replies: 121
Views: 7060

RE: Your Most Popular Picture

<br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/539641/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/539641/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/1/4/6/539641.jpg" ALT="Click here for bigger photo!" border="0" width="200" h...

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by kaddyuk
Mon Jun 07, 2004 7:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Self Screening Wastage...
Replies: 12
Views: 3018

Self Screening Wastage...

I am just wondering what your "Self Screening" rejection rate was... I took approx 150 pictures last weekend in Manchester and I decided that 20 were of any good quality. I have uploaded 8 and I doubt the others are good enough. (For my personal standards) I could upload them and work with them to t...

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by kaddyuk
Sat Jun 05, 2004 10:07 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Olympic Torch Aircraft Versus Security
Replies: 10
Views: 2277

RE: Olympic Torch Aircraft Versus Security

I saw it in the hangars and got a picture of it poking its tail out.

Its not a real picture though in that its a crap shot and wont be uploaded anywhere...

I WILL get it at LHR though...

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 11:43 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A319 High Performance Takeoff Video
Replies: 32
Views: 12426

RE: A319 High Performance Takeoff Video

Where is the elevator movement? Doesnt seem to actually do anything. I am a little sceptical at the authenticity...

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 11:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Any Downsides To Winglets?
Replies: 32
Views: 9658

RE: Any Downsides To Winglets?

The reason why the 744D doesnt have winglets is because the extra fuel weight required to be carried by the aeroplane just to move those winglets which weigh hundreds of kilograms is not offset by the drag they offset on such short flights the 744D is designed for.

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 11:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Badquality? Help Me Please!
Replies: 8
Views: 3713

RE: Badquality? Help Me Please!

<br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/580209/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/580209/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/9/0/2/580209.jpg" ALT="Click h...

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 9:17 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Olympic Torch 747 World Tour - Dates!
Replies: 18
Views: 3434

RE: Olympic Torch 747 World Tour - Dates!

I was at LGW when it was in the hangar being painted up at Dan Air

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 9:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What Are Your Fave's Airports For Photography?
Replies: 12
Views: 5507

RE: What Are Your Fave's Airports For Photography?

Manchester has the correct idea about photography. The authorities there are okay about it. The areas available to take pictures from are so varied. its fantastic. Which is why, it is one of the most photographed airports on a.net. Or atleast it seems that way. Its like <acronym title="Amsterdam - S...

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 5:42 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: YAY! 4 In The Bag...
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

RE: YAY! 4 In The Bag...

Thanx guys  Smile...

I wont know what my marks are because you dont get told. You get wither a pass or a fail. If you fail they tell you by how many.

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by kaddyuk
Thu Jun 03, 2004 5:47 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: LAX In July
Replies: 19
Views: 3955

RE: LAX In July

Yeah, but everyone decided that the week we are there was best for everyone... Just got an invitation to the Alteon Centre at long beach from a member here...  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> If you want to come along again. Everyone is welcome  <img src="/discussio...

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by kaddyuk
Wed Jun 02, 2004 4:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: AA Cleared To Carry Less Fuel
Replies: 18
Views: 3789

RE: AA Cleared To Carry Less Fuel

for every ton of reserve fuel you need an extra three to carry that ton over the atlantic...!

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by kaddyuk
Wed Jun 02, 2004 1:41 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: LAX In July
Replies: 19
Views: 3955

LAX In July

Myself and 2 friends will be joining about 6 or 7 other photographers in <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> in July. I would like to extend this invitation to anyone here on a.net The dates of our meeting are from Monday the 19th of july. When m...

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by kaddyuk
Wed Jun 02, 2004 1:04 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: YAY! 4 In The Bag...
Replies: 3
Views: 1702

YAY! 4 In The Bag...

I think I am going to pop open a bottle of champagne... I just passed the Aviation Legislation module JAR 66 Catagory A Which means I have Module 1, Module 2, Module 9 and module 10. Next is Module 3, Electical Fundamentals...  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> Joys.. haha

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by kaddyuk
Wed Jun 02, 2004 12:55 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: LGW Spot Quiery?
Replies: 5
Views: 1588

RE: LGW Spot Quiery?

The way to get to the end of the runway is a place called Charlwood...

DONT use the cab company at the airport called checkers they are twice the price of regular cab companies...

I will try and get the number of a cheaper cab company. There are loads, but I dont have their numbers atm...


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by kaddyuk
Tue May 25, 2004 4:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: CRT Monitor Advice
Replies: 5
Views: 2153

RE: CRT Monitor Advice

Wicked, thanx for the advice fella's...

My dad has an iiyama 19" which has gone all fuzzy so I am a bit let down by them but when it did work it was the best monitor we ever had.

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 25, 2004 6:31 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: CRT Monitor Advice
Replies: 5
Views: 2153

CRT Monitor Advice

When I get to purchase my camera equipment I am looking into a CRT Monitor to edit my pictures on as I currently use a laptop and I dont feel that my TFT screen is going to be adequate enough. (I have problems with sharpness and color correctness even now). What Monitors do you use and are they any ...

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by kaddyuk
Wed May 19, 2004 9:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: LHR Meet This Saturday!
Replies: 84
Views: 6553

RE: LHR Meet This Saturday!

I may possibly come along... Depending how much heavy drinking i do on friday night

 Big grin

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 9:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 2 Vrs 4 Engineering Costs
Replies: 51
Views: 4329

RE: 2 Vrs 4 Engineering Costs

I could have a guess at why quads divert more than twins. Twice the number of parts open to fail. But that doesnt mean its twice as likely to have a shutdown.

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 8:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo (file) Transfering
Replies: 12
Views: 2454

RE: Photo (file) Transfering

If she has an ethernet card and you have an ethernet card. Get a cross over cable (DONT get a patch cable as this cable is for Hubs). And directly link them Ethernet to Ethernet. You should get 400mbits/second transfer then. Instead of 11mbits/sec from WiFi and the 100Mbits/second from USB.

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 8:18 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Cockpit Pics No More Allowed?
Replies: 15
Views: 4453

RE: Cockpit Pics No More Allowed?

Being an employee doesnt really help @ <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym>. I have asked and both times have been "no" to jumpseat. I could do it but I have to put in JumpSeat request forms when on Non-Rev and then its still the captains descision. Problems that I ...

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 5:50 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Is Shutter Speeds
Replies: 10
Views: 3016

RE: Is Shutter Speeds

600mm @ 1/15th Feck me thats a steady hand haha  Smile

Thanx for the Rule Of Thumb Rotor.

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 6:34 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Tripods...
Replies: 6
Views: 3048

RE: Tripods...

Hmmm, possibly, I will be using my camera for other things though. (I am getting into Xtreme sports photography as well) so its not just for aviation photography

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 3:44 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Tripods...
Replies: 6
Views: 3048

Tripods...

I am thinking of purchasing a tripod for an EOS300D. I am looking to spend possibly £70 on a good tripod. Any reccomendations?  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> No real specs as I dont know much about them if someone could also explain what features i would find useful an...

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 18, 2004 3:33 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Camera Insurance
Replies: 3
Views: 2198

RE: Camera Insurance

Thanx colin, I was hoping you would reply  <img border=0 src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile">. Its a bit of a no-brainer then to get insurance. I know a few people who dont have insurance on their cameras and there have been times when they have "misplaced" their camera and the lo...

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by kaddyuk
Mon May 17, 2004 9:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Camera Insurance
Replies: 3
Views: 2198

Camera Insurance

I am looking at buying over £2000 worth of equipment in august and I want to insure it. Who do you use to insure your equipment. How much does it cost you and what do they cover and what dont they cover? Just so I know who is good and who is not. If you wouldnt mind listing your insured equipment an...

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by kaddyuk
Mon May 17, 2004 8:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Uefa Cup Final=crowded Airport
Replies: 6
Views: 2859

RE: Uefa Cup Final=crowded Airport

It will never be as good as MAN last year on the 28/05/03 that was THE BEST meet up EVER.

So many planes, so many people, so many pictures haha.....

[Edited 2004-05-17 13:55:13]

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by kaddyuk
Thu May 13, 2004 7:06 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help With Night Photography
Replies: 6
Views: 5298

RE: Help With Night Photography

I like the Pseudo daylight look. Those are nice pictures but there isnt much you can do to make it look like night post-processing. Just like you cant do that to a night image to make it look like day.

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by kaddyuk
Wed May 12, 2004 6:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 300D Question
Replies: 12
Views: 2847

RE: 300D Question

If I were you I would use fully automatic mode till you get a feel for the camera. See what the camera suggests what settings to use and then bounce around with a few random shots in Av, Tv or Fully Manual modes adjusting the settings as you go. Its the best way to learn  <img src="/discussions...

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by kaddyuk
Wed May 12, 2004 6:39 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Bad Camera Angle?
Replies: 5
Views: 5039

RE: Bad Camera Angle?

It is level (I checked in <acronym title="Ukraine International Airlines">PS</acronym>). But it looks unlevel. Thats why it was rejected for bad camera angle (IMO, Screeners correct me if I am wrong). If it was unlevel and looked unlevel then it would have gotten rejected for being Unlevel. But it i...

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by kaddyuk
Wed May 12, 2004 6:32 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: An Update; Questions; Spotting Post-911 Again.
Replies: 6
Views: 3029

RE: An Update; Questions; Spotting Post-911 Again.

I dont remember you, but thats because I dont know you haha... Spotting has since been outlawed at nearly <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy">ALL</acronym> US Airports, Police Officers can now shoot on sight at all photographers and if caught withou...

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 11, 2004 9:09 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Rescue These?
Replies: 21
Views: 2511

RE: Rescue These?

The motive of these shots is far better than most pictures on here. If I had taken these I would be over the moon. C-FACF should be in the database no questions. The other two even though nicely composed the quality does really let them down alot. Fantastic Work though. Have you tried a tripod? That...

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by kaddyuk
Tue May 11, 2004 9:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: How About Another Upload Limit?
Replies: 26
Views: 4508

RE: How About Another Upload Limit?

I think that screening should be done on a First in First Out basis, its not uncommon for people to add a single photo, wait for it to nearly be screened and then just whack in loads of shots last minute, pushing everyone away from the front of the queue. Working on a first come first served basis i...

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by kaddyuk
Mon May 10, 2004 7:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BMI British Midland - LHR>MAN - A321
Replies: 1
Views: 4349

BMI British Midland - LHR>MAN - A321

An old trip report I found, thought I would still share it with evry1 Flight Number: BD590 Aircraft Type: A321-200 Aircraft Registration: G-MIDL <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/509482/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.fil...

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by kaddyuk
Mon May 10, 2004 7:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Congratulations Mr. Rosa... Again!
Replies: 8
Views: 3142

RE: Congratulations Mr. Rosa... Again!

Now that is what I call a picture...!  Smile

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 10:27 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Something Wrong With The Database?
Replies: 15
Views: 1464

RE: Something Wrong With The Database?

Any word from the admin about the bug? What caused it, could it happen again?

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 3:36 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airframe & Powerplant Techs.
Replies: 4
Views: 2850

RE: Airframe & Powerplant Techs.

I have put it all in a new topic for referance  Smile

https://www.airliners.net/discussions/tech_ops/read.main/88538/

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 2:22 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LHR-HKG = Virgin Atlantic = A340-600
Replies: 6
Views: 8749

RE: LHR-HKG = Virgin Atlantic = A340-600

We actually came back on the sunday evening, VS201 at 1255am. Arrived in <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> at 0640 and was in work by 1000. (Acutally was 1hr late :P). We went into Hong Kong, got a chineese and then just waited round the airport on sunday ...

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 2:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LHR->EWR = Virgin Atlantic = A340-300
Replies: 5
Views: 8584

RE: LHR->EWR = Virgin Atlantic = A340-300

Passenger Intuition  Big grin

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 2:13 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seeing Spots
Replies: 13
Views: 1978

RE: Seeing Spots

Its around £80GBP in the UK which is approximatly €120... For Jessops to clean it...

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 2:11 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What Makes A Good Photographer In Your Eyes...
Replies: 11
Views: 4844

What Makes A Good Photographer In Your Eyes...

Okay we all have our favourite photographers, For you what makes a good photographer? is it equipment, views, attitude, skill. BTW, dont kiss anymore arse than you need to in this topic...  <img border=0 src="/discussions/graphics/wink.gif" ALT="Big grin"> For me its all down to attitude and sk...

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 1:48 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seeing Spots
Replies: 13
Views: 1978

RE: Seeing Spots

Not always financially possible that one though Staffan... hehe

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by kaddyuk
Sat May 08, 2004 1:46 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: More Help With Rejections...
Replies: 7
Views: 3863

RE: More Help With Rejections...

Yeah, I wouldnt be supprised if it was because of the commonality... Shame cos I really like these pictures haha... I will try "The other sites"... Alot of the pictures did come out unusually soft compared to the D60 shots in <acronym title="Lan Chile">LA</acronym> with the 100-400L <acronym title="...

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by kaddyuk
Fri May 07, 2004 8:22 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: More Help With Rejections...
Replies: 7
Views: 3863

More Help With Rejections...

I have just had another 4 rejections for the same reason... (One i have justified but the other 3 I cant see where they are "Low Quality") "Low Quality"... <a href="http://airliners.net/procphotos/rejphoto.main?filename=BA_744_GBNLA.jpg" target=_blank>http://airliners.net/procphotos/rejphoto.main?fi...

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by kaddyuk
Fri May 07, 2004 5:47 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LHR-HKG = Virgin Atlantic = A340-600
Replies: 6
Views: 8749

RE: LHR-HKG = Virgin Atlantic = A340-600

Yeah, thats all it costs in taxes to <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym>  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> And th...

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by kaddyuk
Fri May 07, 2004 5:39 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: How To Properly Expose Interior Shots!
Replies: 11
Views: 5129

RE: How To Properly Expose Interior Shots!

Chris, the company car that "us" apprentices use to drive from <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> when on Work Exp. is a Previa... Managed 130mph on the M25 at 5am!!!! Its REALL...

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by kaddyuk
Fri May 07, 2004 5:29 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: European Visit This Summer. Help Is Needed!
Replies: 6
Views: 3457

RE: European Visit This Summer. Help Is Needed!

You can go on tours of the airbus factory they cost about €20 but dont quote me. Also, they dont allow photography from what I have heard from people who have been on them.

Have fun mate enjoy the shi* hole that is europe...haha

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by kaddyuk
Fri May 07, 2004 5:25 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: RIP Nick Mills
Replies: 10
Views: 3401

RE: RIP Nick Mills

RIP, Its not nice to hear of these sort of posts but then again it is important some times...

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by kaddyuk
Fri May 07, 2004 12:08 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Something Wrong With The Database?
Replies: 15
Views: 1464

RE: Something Wrong With The Database?

Yeah I have noticed this...  Smile

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