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QuakkauQ | Jens Ludwig PRO 6:37pm, 17 July 2008
edited by admin: This is no longer a teaser obviously... the project has started and everyone is invited to participate.

Coming Soon to a Camera Toss Group Near You
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mtnrockdhh 10 years ago
Coming Soon to a Camera Toss Group Near You
faint rain [deleted] 10 years ago
Teaser_SharedSource_2 (by tossthecam)
Jonathan Vo 10 years ago
I want to participate.... what is this...
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QuakkauQ | Jens Ludwig PRO Posted 10 years ago. Edited by QuakkauQ | Jens Ludwig (moderator) 10 years ago
It's a movie... a book.... a game...or? :-)
Just wait, it's coming soon...
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mtnrockdhh 10 years ago
Cruel, Jens...cruel... ;-)
rhoftonphoto 10 years ago
which countries summer? i'm curious as to what this is
davespilbrow 10 years ago
Good point it should be '....coming this summer/winter (depending on which half of the globe you live in) to flickr'
jefg99 PRO 10 years ago
I don't think anyone south of the Equator has actually tried camera tossing. Wait...does the camera automatically spin in the opposite direction down there? Inquiring minds want to know. :-)

Well, this could mean we'd be required to show the "source" of the light with an untossed photo of the subject matter. Nah, that'd be too easy.
faint rain [deleted] 10 years ago
Look closer :-)
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mtnrockdhh Posted 10 years ago. Edited by mtnrockdhh (moderator) 10 years ago
Coriolis stikes again?

Are you equating camera toss with flushing a toilet?

Oh, and we've got some members from Brazil, for instance

flickr.com/photos/lincoln_koga/2677778533/in/pool-cameratoss

and I know of at least one person in Australia who has tossed, too.
jefg99 PRO 10 years ago
Never heard that term, thanks...just Wiki'd it. I was thinking more of water draining from a bathtub. Actually, I was (1) kidding, and/or (2) know not of what I speak, with both having a high degree of probability. ;-)
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mtnrockdhh 10 years ago
And leaving yourself wide open for the ruthless vultures that frequent these discussion threads (read: me). :-)
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clickykbd PRO Posted 10 years ago. Edited by clickykbd (admin) 10 years ago
Shared Source Collaborations (by clickykbd)

;-)

PS, I think we have a few tossers south of the equator... some in mexico I know. But for the purposes of "teasers" the language "this summer" is so much more common.
Coming Soon...
Adelaide_35 PRO 10 years ago
It look great.
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mtnrockdhh 10 years ago
Looks like Chris' monitor/computer power LED is blue... :-)

Ryan's going to make a mint selling us all black electrical tape!
eastofnorth PRO 10 years ago
Coming soon to a Cameratoss group near you..
@mtnrockdhh - Thanks Dave!! LOL!!! I decided to embrace the LED. :D
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clickykbd PRO 10 years ago
Teaser'd the blog!
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clickykbd PRO 10 years ago
lehmio did one and forgot to post it here. I almost missed it in the blog post:

Teaser_SharedSource_theme01 (by lehmio)
Beer30 10 years ago
Cameratoss
Beer30 10 years ago
It's a moviesummerbookequatorspingamebathtubmembervulturecoriolis -type thing, huh?
zxgirl PRO 10 years ago
I see ovals and rectangles as the source, but I definitely don't recognize them.
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clickykbd PRO 10 years ago
It's not intended as a recognizable thing.. just a graphical pattern... but I think the thing to note is that we are ALL using the same one. ;-)
faint rain [deleted] 10 years ago
spoiler!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
jefg99 PRO 10 years ago
I do like the idea. How cameras tossed by different photographers interpret the same subject matter. It's like interviewing six different witnesses at the same crime scene. Well, OK< it's not like that...but it must be like something else, no?
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mtnrockdhh Posted 10 years ago. Edited by mtnrockdhh (moderator) 10 years ago
You will also see that it's not just how the camera tossed by different photographers interpreting the same target image can result in differing derivative images, but also how different light sources (in example, computer monitors) projecting the light from the same target image can contribute to differing results.

I can imagine there are a multitude of other parameters that will result in overall differences in the images derived from a single source, and expect that we will see some very interesting things in this experimental theme.
faint rain [deleted] 10 years ago
Not to forget the different cameras, different settings, different light conditions, .... and the personal taste which picture you choose.
Who says: Let the games begin?
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@tossthecam
I will say that :-) Ok maybe some others too ;-)

Theme #1 will start this evening (european time)

The countdown has started... 10... 9 ....
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8.. 7... 6... 5... 4... 3... 2... 1...

here is Theme #1: Shared Source!
www.flickr.com/groups/cameratoss/discuss/72157606366073734/
rhoftonphoto 10 years ago
how long is theme 1 running for? i need mr arm to be better n out of plaster.
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mtnrockdhh 10 years ago
No end in sight. How long until your arm is outta the plaster?
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clickykbd PRO 10 years ago
I think we decided to let the threads/themes be relatively infinite. We'll put new ones up but you are always welcome to go back and contribute to previous ones too.
rhoftonphoto 10 years ago
anythoing up to a month mayb only next tues hopefulli i think im gunna give it a go tonight with my shitty camera that is alredi screwd, sounds good looking forwward to fully partcipating
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mtnrockdhh 10 years ago
Typing with one hand? :-)
rhoftonphoto 10 years ago
yup :) one hand typings easyish gettin the othe arm comfy is hell i did some bad tossing last night n almost killed my olympus e500 which was alredy crap
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