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Cone Portraits

Discussion in 'photo' started by cliffpatte, Apr 29, 2008.

  1. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist

    Well I think they deserve their own "limited edition thread"
  2. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist


    Men Working sign, twin cones and a chair - all to block access to a cul de sac - whoah

    Leica M8 Summicron 35:2
  3. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist


    Leica M8 Summicron 50:2 [!]
  4. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist



    M8 Summi 50
  5. Jonathan Ribee

    Jonathan Ribee Unavailable at present


    "In Memorial"
  6. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist

    Cropping can be OK

  7. stevied

    stevied über wagonista

    The trollied cone.

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  8. Mousey

    Mousey pfm Member

    Olympus XA, Agfa Precisa (X-processed)

  9. Mullardman

    Mullardman Moderately extreme...

    I just wish I'd had a camera with me one morning in the mid nineties. As I drove through the busiest part of the metropolis that is St Helens, I spotted a single cone in the middle of a three lane road. It was the sole protection for some bloke whose head was sticking up out of a manhole..............
  10. Mr Cat

    Mr Cat Owner

    don't laugh guys, but heres my humble attempt

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  11. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist

    Mr C, does it have a story? My interpretation is that its from a viewpoint like a bridge and the cone has been tossed away and then decorated with random flowers.

    I like it,

  12. Mr Cat

    Mr Cat Owner

  13. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist

    I used to ride my bike from Kenton to Gateshead just to go up that car park and whizz down the ramps without braking once - unless you were a wimp of course.
  14. concrete

    concrete pfm Member

    that's really good Mr Cat, i like it
  15. guybat

    guybat [+]

    Good stuff Mr Cat and Kit.
  16. cliffpatte

    cliffpatte Speed camera anarchist


    An afternoon trip to Hastings. Amongst other things I spotted SSB mooching around the pier (too far away to attract his attention) and these cones obviously off for a good night out

    Nikon D3 etc
  17. sideshowbob

    sideshowbob 47 Lab Rat

    Hey, you should have come over and said hello!

    The big fun down here is tomorrow: the Jack in the Green parade and thousands of motorbikes for the Great South Run. I'm off into the countryside to miss the crowds.

    -- Ian
  18. Mr Cat

    Mr Cat Owner


    I used to live down there back in the 70's as a kid...
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  19. vuk

    vuk \o/ choose anarchy

    mr. car.

    at last.

    i'd be seriously tempted to try that with on B&W film (the cones don't really add much and would not be missed--lack of colour would essentially make them irrelevant). as always, a nude blonde with big hair would improve things considerably.

    is that block called thacher row?

  20. mentalp

    mentalp pfm Member


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