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Re: Photo of the Moment

Postby toxo » Sat Jun 22, 2013 3:39 am

Bob Sihler wrote:I found a better picture of Buz to feature. Now he's immortalized. 8)


ZOMG, that's why he is so smart in all the discussions! He is cheating by rerouting all the blood to his brain.

On a more serious note, I think you should change your avatar pic to the one posted on the previous page, Buz. Way hotter.
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Re: Photo of the Moment

Postby Buz Groshong » Mon Jun 24, 2013 3:15 pm

Bob Sihler wrote:
Buz Groshong wrote:
Bob Sihler wrote:O for a weapon of mass deletion! :twisted:


By the way, I may have been wrong above. A member has posted all of her photos of her group doing Old Rag on that page - you are going to need a weapon of mass deletion.


Yeah, it seems I need to detach some clutter. I already detached a couple. The page will never be the same again without this critical component:

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When I first looked through the photos, I kept seeing a bunch of photos that almost had some artistic merit and they were yours. Further investigation revealed that they had informative value.

You still need to remove quite a few of the photos from one of our young female members that show absolutely nothing about the mountain.
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Re: Photo of the Moment

Postby Scott » Mon Jun 24, 2013 4:13 pm

I assume most of us don't pay that much attention to the photo of the moment (at least I don't).

If you don't like the photo of the moment feature, it's best to just ignore it.
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Re: Photo of the Moment

Postby mrchad9 » Mon Jun 24, 2013 4:46 pm

They are sometimes the only photos I look at... espectially when I see shots from new members showing up:

http://www.summitpost.org/user-profile-image/853700

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Or members I am unfamiliar with:

http://www.summitpost.org/when-the-rodo ... ing/853783

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Or nice shots from more well known folks:

http://www.summitpost.org/sidewalk-in-the-sky/853644

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http://www.summitpost.org/south-early-w ... mit/853676

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Re: Photo of the Moment

Postby lcarreau » Tue Jun 25, 2013 1:45 am

I dig the photo-of-the-moment, and consider it a cool feature.

YAWN .... think I'll seek out the confines of a dark, musky cave and count bats; just like some folks count sheep.




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Re: Photo of the Moment

Postby Buz Groshong » Fri Jul 12, 2013 3:23 pm

Tonka wrote:What, cartoon people??
My issue is the people using SP as a photo database. There is no reason to have thousands of images uploaded of your family vacations.


Or hundreds of the same shot of a mountain. This morning, the POM was a shot of Mt. Rainier; not bad, but just your usual shot. It was attached to the Mt. Rainier page, which has 1974 photos. I'll bet there are at least a few photos there almost exactly like this one.
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