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Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the PHOTRIO Community' started by razocaine_07, Oct 31, 2007.

  1. razocaine_07

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    hi everyone, im 23 and a enthusiastic amateur photograper. Ive been taking b+w photography seriously for about a year now. At the moment im studying at Shiney Row Campus in Sunderland and loving every second of it. Hope to make a career in documentary photography.
     
  2. Les McLean

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    Hi and welcome to APUG. Have I met you at Sunderland College?
     
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    yeah, at the shiney row campus last month, showing us how to flash etc
     
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    careful, you can get arrested for that.

    Welcome from the a#se end of the country
     
  5. Bob F.

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    Hi, and welcome aboard.

    Blimey! A few more Brits on APUG and we will outnumber the US membership :wink: ...

    Have fun, Bob.
     
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    Welcome from further south.
     
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    Welcome from further west, Hawaii.
     
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    Another welcome from the south.

    Barry
     
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    And a welcome from Wales.

    John.
     
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    I'm actually afraid of that...but welcome just the same, from the newest England.

    drew
     
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    Welcome to APUG! It's good to have you here! You'll find tons of resources and loads of info! And what the heck... it's even ok if you drive on the wrong side of the road! :D <lol>
     
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    Welcome from western New England USA. it doesn't matter what side of the pond you are on, it's good that you are here on APUG! :D

    gene
     
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    Leon

    I think Norfolk has that title :smile:

    Welcome, and watch out for Les's flashing

    Phill
     
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    With a little help from his friends :wink: Welcome from the Yorkshire Dales!
     
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    Welcome from Ryton in the Tyne valley. There seem to be quite a few apugs from the North East nowadays.

    Les
     
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    Not to mention the Canucks:tongue: :wink: .....bonjour from le chambre noir:smile: !
     
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    Welcome to APUG from NYC.
     
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    Nice to see another U.K.APUGer and a young one at that( see the thread on the age of analogue photographers) from a Scotsman in Middle England( the weather's better).

    pentaxuser
     
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    always pleased to see younger ones

    I'm past 40, and sometimes feel that analog is just a middle age obsession to recapture the fun that I had with it in my youth.

    So it is always nice to see a member of the younger generation pick up anlaog vs just giving all of thier life over to sitting in front of a computer or cell phone 24/7.

    Of course I sit here at the laptop in front of the fireplace, on sa saturday night, with my wife playing LP's on the turntable from the 80's, so I am not the only one who remenbers past decades fondly.

    Glad to see you have found this place. Happy shooting, souping and printing, from one of the more congested conurbations in Canada.
     
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    cheers guys, thanks for the welcome
     
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    Hello from Cramlington, Just a little to the North of you.
     
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    Welcome to APUG. As to membership, you know us Yanks. We keep buying digital to let you guys catch up.