After holiday shock


Prieni

Link Posted 10/01/2011 - 22:17
...at stepping on the scales



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fatspider

Link Posted 10/01/2011 - 23:30
I say yes for a special section where we can vote in pics for "photo of the year"

this one gets my vote straight away

PS: I would get some moisturiser on those feet Ralph
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Don

Link Posted 10/01/2011 - 23:35
excellent!
Fired many shots. Didn't kill anything.

aliengrove

Link Posted 10/01/2011 - 23:36
Bonkers, I love it; great imagination and execution. The mono conversion is very good too.
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hefty1

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 00:36
Best picture I've seen for quite a while - brilliant stuff!
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Smeggypants

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 02:28
What everyone else said.

Excellent shot!!!
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Prieni

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 07:40
Thanks guys,

it was a fun shoot as well. Had to put the scales on bricks to get it high enough to slip the camera with fisheye beneath. Used the self timer to trigger (IR remote doesn't work with wireless flash). The time was enough, though, to climb back on the scales and look distraught.

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andyvarney

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 08:18
Very very clever!
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog!

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Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 08:42
aliengrove wrote:
Bonkers, I love it; great imagination and execution. The mono conversion is very good too.

andyvarney wrote:
Very very clever!

That sums it up for me!
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matwhittington

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 10:00
I agree with all the above - magic!

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Prieni

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 10:10
cardiff_gareth wrote:
Ralph, there's always cosmetic surgery!!!!!!

Maybe I should try Botox for my feet first...
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Prieni

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 10:20
cardiff_gareth wrote:
Prieni wrote:
Quote:
Ralph, there's always cosmetic surgery!!!!!!

Maybe I should try Botox for my feet first...

I was thinking more along the lines of a foot size reduction

No no, my feet are the right size, I just have the head of a midget...
Come to think of it: When I look at my avatar it has been different in the past.
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davidtrout

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 10:24
Unusual angle Ralf. What a great start to the New Year.
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Blythman

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 12:11
Will stand the test of time as one of this years memorable images
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Mannesty

Link Posted 11/01/2011 - 17:58
This is one of the best images I have ever seen. Brilliant.

If you don't win anything else for this, you have won my admiration.

Again, brilliant.
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