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Peter From has been at 13 events

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Kikyou inu8XD LOL Show U Guys me And My House Or Whatever DXUm Showing My Face Touring my room2014-08-28 01:00:001 
Lotus Carroll1,770,500This is the Event for our March Self Portrait Challenge: Instill A Sense of The Bizarre. What is meant by this? Get wacky, odd... put a strange or ironic twist on your self portrait. Get into your "Twilight Zone" state of mind and lets all get a little weird together this month. :) +Annie Weibull, one of our many talented moderators in The Art of Self Portraiture Community, wrote a great tutorial that will help you! Check it out here: http://goo.gl/3qH2vN She is also the contributor of our theme photo on this event.Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait with a "Sense of the Bizarre" theme. Your photo must have been captured during this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST March 31st, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. (The dates on the Event are truncated, but you can submit a photo anytime, all month long.) Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.InspirationModerators of the Art of Self Portraiture Community are not eligible to win, but we'll be putting our photos into the Event in the hopes that you'll be inspired. If you have questions or need help, please pop into the Community http://goo.gl/M7XTQ and ask away! We have categories for questions and discussion and are happy to help with anything. And make sure you read the tutorial linked above!Prizes1 Year +SmugMug Portfolio Account http://www.smugmug.com/features$150 Gift Certificate for +BorrowLenses.com  http://www.borrowlenses.com +Think Tank Photo City Walker 10 http://goo.gl/7b2js9+Capturing Couture Gift Code in the amount of $43.95 http:March Self Portrait Challenge: Instill A Sense Of The Bizarre2014-03-30 07:00:00133 
Jeff Smith61,028Welcome to The Selfy Sunday Project for March 2, 2014Theme: Baby it's cold outsideShow us your best "how I stay warm" shots.Those in more "summer like" climates can show us how you are staying cool. (Just to make those of us who are freezing our way through the winter feel even worse)Please read this post for the guidelines and FAQ for Selfy Sunday.http://goo.gl/SKnkZ8Your photo can be taken the week before the event up until 8:00 AM EST Monday Feb. 17/14. Older photos posted will be removed from the event.Please only post one photo to the event and that photo should ideally be taken the weekend or the week prior to the event.Again, please no dipping into the archives.As always have some fun.Everyone is looking forward to some great selfies.Any questions, We have 18 moderators in the Art of Self Portraiture community who can help you along the way._____________UPLOADINGThe event will be open for uploading photos at 9:00 PM on the Saturday before.Click the Add Photos button in the event to upload your images.This is a Public event open to all.Any questions, again please check the FAQs. http://goo.gl/SKnkZ8Cheers,JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project2014-03-02 03:00:0097 
Lotus Carroll1,770,500This is the Event for our November 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: Portray An Emotion. Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait portraying an emotion. Remember to be as creative and expressive as you possibly can. If the viewer can instantly connect with your image emotionally, it's a win.Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST November 30th, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.TutorialNeed some tips for this challenge? Have no fear! That's why we're here. :) I put together a piece offering some tips for creating emotional self portraits. You can view it here: http://goo.gl/13WBEfPrizes1 Year of +SmugMug Basic http://www.smugmug.com/photos/photo-sharing-features+Capturing Couture Discontinued Camera Strap (if you win, you get to choose from a list that I'll share with you) :) http://www.capturingcouture.comPlease circle these sponsors - they make these prizes possible, so having them circled is a requirement to be a winner.There will be 2 winners. 1st place winner selects choice of prizes. 2nd place receives remaining prize. Winners must respond within 24 hours of being contacted or new winners will be chosen. Both winners will be featured in the Challenge Winners Category http://goo.gl/qc7VO of The Art of Self Portraiture Community.At the end of the month, the Owners and Moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community will vote on the submissions and choose 1st & 2nd place winners. Please note that this is subjective (art always is!) and so we'll be basing our votes purely on our own opinions. Everyone who enters a photo is already a winner, of course. :)Please Remember These Rules:Enter Only Your Own Work*Enter Only ONE Photo*Only SELF PORTRAITS*Photo Must Be Taken in November 2013*Can Only Win Once Every 6 Months*Winners Must Respond Within 24 Hours of Contact*Circle Our Prize Sponsors*No Trickery or Spamming*We Reserve The Right To Remove Entries for Misconduct*Anything Outside Guidelines/Rules November Self Portrait Challenge: Portray An Emotion2013-11-02 01:00:00191 
Isabelle Fortin25,603Hello again !!Last year, some of us ladies wanted to show our support for   #movember  and as we cannot grow Moustaches, we thought maybe we can post our pictures with fake ones  The success of the event was so phenomenal it's time to do it all over again  ! thank you so much for all your photos and messages.This event will be open for the month so please stop by anytime & don't be shy to post your pics,I have created a donation page called "Ladies Of Movember" you can find it here : mosista.co/isabellefortinPlease don't be shy to post encouraging messages to those affected by cancer. thank you all so much ❤ Lastly, #fckcancer   !Ladies Of Movember ... Part 2 !2013-11-01 05:00:00261 
Lotus Carroll1,770,500This is the Event for our October 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: Creepy/Disturbing Halloweenie Theme! Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait with a creepy/disturbing halloween type theme. Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST October 31st, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.InspirationKeep an eye on the submissions to the Event and you'll notice moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community adding their own "creepy/disturbing" self portraits. We each may add multiple photos - remember that moderators cannot win, but we're putting our photos in to inspire you! If you have questions or need help, please pop into the Community http://goo.gl/M7XTQ and ask away! We have categories for questions and discussion and are happy to help with anything. Get your disturbing on, be creative, and have fun!Prizes1 Year of +SmugMug Pro http://www.smugmug.com/pro+Think Tank Photo Sling O' Matic 20 Sling Bag http://goo.gl/UZh1N+Capturing Couture Gift Code in the amount of $43.95 http://www.capturingcouture.comA signed copy of the newly released book by Jon Blacker, Musical Ink http://goo.gl/suKg7wPlease circle these sponsors - they make these prizes possible, so having them circled is a requirement to be a winner.There will be 4 winners. 1st place winner selects choice of 4 prizes. 2nd place selects choice of 3 remaining prizes. 3rd place selects choice of 2 remaining prizes. 4th place receives the remaining prize. Winners must respond within 24 hours of being contacted or new winners will be chosen.At the end of the month, the Owners and Moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community will vote on the submissions and choose 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th place winners. Please note that this is subjective (art always is!) and so we'll be basing our votes purely on our own opinions. Everyone who enters a photo is alreadyOctober Self Portrait Challenge: Creepy/Disturbing Halloweenie Theme!2013-10-31 06:00:00161 
Robert SKREINER1,211,559+10000 Photographers BW ► ❶st Contestby +Robert SKREINER  & +Joel Tjintjelaar   & +Heimo MAUSER  &  +Gemma Costa Theme: Your „Top BW Monochrome Photos“Contest Rules & Conditions:● Sign in to the Contest with a short comment!● Please share this ►❶st Contest Invitation ( Condition! )● Please add +10000 Photographers BW *to your circles*● Please add the curators:    +Robert SKREINER  &   +Joel Tjintjelaar    & +Heimo MAUSER   &   +Gemma Costa    *to your circles and you will be also added.*● Photos must be your own photos and work!● Max 10 Photos per participating Photographer● Photos must be uploaded to this ❶st Contest–Page● Post a short own comment to your photos.● You can also give +1 to your own photos!● Please be fair and comment also to other photos!● Please invite your Google+ Friends and Followers.● Don't delete the automatically shared Contest Photos   in your stream! So you will get more +1The best ►BW Monochrome Photos◄ will be sharedalso at the Page: +10000 Photographers BW The 3 ►TOP Photos◄ of the Winners will be shared alsoin the stream of +Robert SKREINER All participating Photographers will be included in a public shared ❶st Contest Circle of+10000 Photographers BW & +Robert SKREINER  &   +Joel Tjintjelaar & +Heimo MAUSER    & +Gemma Costa The final decision about the winners is made byan international and independent jury.+10000 Photographers BW Monochrome ►❶st Contest2013-10-21 09:00:001958 
Jeff Smith61,028Welcome to The Selfy Sunday Project for September 7/13.Theme for this week is: ConnectionsAs always it is up for interpretation.Personal connections, connections to friends and family, connections to your passions or your surroundings. Perhaps making or breaking connections.I really means many things to many people so have fun.Please take some inspiration from +Jake Johnson  who has graciously let us use one of his fantastic selfies as our event cover photo.Everyone is looking forward to some great selfies, have fun.Any questions, We have 17 moderators in the Art of Self Portraiture community who can help you along the way._______________UPLOADINGThe event will be open for uploading photos at 9:00 PM on the Saturday before.Click the Add Photos button in the event to upload your images.This is a Public event open to all.Any questions, again please check the FAQs.Cheers and have fun!JeffThe Selfy Sunday Project2013-09-08 03:00:00146 
Lotus Carroll1,770,500This is the Event for our September 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: A Great Cell Phone Photo. Just because you use a cell phone doesn't mean your self portrait has to be of the "facebook style" mobile or reflection variety. That little guy has a camera inside it, so treat it like one!Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait using only a cell phone to capture and process (no computer software post processing!). Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST September 30th, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.Tutorial & TipsNeed some tips and inspiration for this challenge? Have no fear! That's why we're here. :) The amazing +Mark Rodriguez made a tutorial about shooting cell phone photos to get you inspired - see it here: http://goo.gl/z3IZ23 He also posted a video of his process - see it here: http://goo.gl/vzcRHLRemember these Do's and Don'ts to get the best photo:*DO take the time to set up your shot thoughtfully.*DO invest time and effort and try more than once to get it right.*DO make sure your lens is clean.*DO take your photo in adequate light so it's not grainy, blurry, or dark.*DO put the cell phone down and use a timer - stop taking all your photos by holding the phone and pointing at yourself or a mirror.*DO try different angles for the best composition.*DO read the posts in our Tutorials Category and try the concepts and ideas you learn from them: http://goo.gl/uSUULE *DO try different apps and see what works best for you.*DO be aware of your background! It makes a huge difference! Is there junk in the room behind you? If yes, it's not a good place to shoot. ETC.*DO NOT just slap a filter or cheesy effect on and call it a day - take the time to try different edits and pay attention to the elements of your photo. *DO NOT point your phone at a mirror and take a reflection photo where we can see your phone.*DO NOT have your arms in the photo as you're holding the phone out in front of or above you.*DO NOT duckface.*DO NOT showcase your cleavage as the main subject.Here's a list of Photo Apps you can try out:SnapseedVSCOcamRetouch (cloning tool!)Camera+Camera!PhotoStudioPixlr ExpressAviaryInsPhotoPrizes1 Year of +September Self Portrait Challenge: A Great Cell Phone Photo2013-09-01 07:00:00180 
Lorena Masi28,568Time for a challenge again...This month's theme is all about sensuality. We don't mean tacky and/or dirty, we mean sensual, sweet, loving, nice... You get the drift... So bring out the narcissist within you and get creative.Take one shot of yourself (that's why we call it self portrait :D) in a creative way and upload it to this event/challenge. ONE picture only.Next Sunday Peter and I will pick one winner and four runner-ups. They will be presented here on Monday, 26th AugustThe challenge ends at 9 PM CET (Central European Time), August 25If you want to help spread the word about this challenge, a reshare of this announcement post would be nice. Thank you in advance! :) And feel free to invite your circles as well.We wish you lots of fun and good luck!Lorena & Peter*Me and my camera-Creative Self Portrait Challenge: Sensuality*2013-08-18 13:00:00120 
Roger Stegeby40,730This contest is about capturing the essence of Stockholm.Feel free to publish your own material of pictures showing the best sides of the city of Stockholm, capital of Sweden.Examples could be a photo of the Ericsson Globe Arena, The Royal Palaces (yes, we have two of them ;), Nights out with friends, Busy day at the main Trainstation, Going by public transport, Old Town (Gamla stan), The Royal Operah, Kungsträdgården etc.. I think you get the picture ;)( Please refrain from posting images you do not own the rights to yourself. We are interested in Your work. )Published work may be requested to participate in a upcoming launch of a new website service but only if you want to of course.Photo Contest - The Essence of Stockholm2013-08-14 09:00:0029 
Lotus Carroll1,770,500This is the Event for our July 2013 Self Portrait Challenge: Available Window/Door Light. Even if you've used window/door light before, use this opportunity to stretch past what you've tried before so you can grow and learn... and be creative!Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait using natural light from a window or door. Your photo must have been captured this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST July 31st, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.TutorialNeed some tips for this challenge? Have no fear! That's why we're here. :) The fantastic +Tom Tran put together a really great Natural Lighting Tutorial: "Come Let The Sun Shine In!" - find it here: http://goo.gl/oVyUpPrizes1 Year of +SmugMug Basic http://www.smugmug.com/photos/photo-sharing-features+Capturing Couture Discontinued Camera Strap - nobody else can get these anymore. :) http://www.capturingcouture.comPlease circle these sponsors - they make these prizes possible, so having them circled is a requirement to be a winner.There will be 2 winners. 1st place winner selects choice of prizes. 2nd place receives remaining prize. Winners must respond within 24 hours of being contacted or new winners will be chosen.At the end of the month, the Owners and Moderators of The Art of Self Portraiture Community will vote on the submissions and choose 1st & 2nd place winners. Please note that this is subjective (art always is!) and so we'll be basing our votes purely on our own opinions. Everyone who enters a photo is already a winner, of course. :)Please Remember These Rules:*Enter Only Your Own Work*Enter Only ONE Photo*Only SELF PORTRAITS*Photo Must Be Taken in July 2013*Winners Must Respond Within 24 Hours of Contact*Circle Our Prize Sponsors*No Trickery or Spamming*We Reserve The Right To Remove Entries for Misconduct*Anything Outside Guidelines/Rules Disqualifies A ParticipantJuly Self Portrait Challenge: Available Window/Door Light2013-07-01 07:00:00142 
Peter From78,029Time for the (shorter) November challenge... Your task is to upload a creative self portrait to the event. Rules: only ONE picture (must be taken by you or by using a self-timer) or you will be removed from the event guest list. Please add a few lines about your photo as well, it's always nice.The contest ends on November 30, 1 PM CET.Winners will be announced in my feed as soon as possible after the event has closed.Good luck!November Challenge –– Creative Self Portrait –– Please Reshare2012-11-14 19:00:00462 

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Stephan Klimmeck36,929Circle Creators #14 - Part 1In this circle are people included, who has already shared an own public circle with interesting profiles.Please add me to your circles and share this circle!Remember: If you share an own circle, then you could be in this or following circles. Don't be shy and share, share, share!If you want to boost your visibility on Google+, include yourself in this circle and share it. All profiles in this circle are active and do interact with your posts!#circles   #sharedcircles     #circlesharing     #circle     #bestcircle     #bestofcircles     #bestcircleshare     #share     #circleshare     #SocialMedia     #SharedPublicCircles     #PublicCircle  #CircleOfTheDay     #followers     #follow     #AddCircle     #Sharers     #Engagers     #Awesomepeople     #ShareAndBeShared 2014-12-26 16:31:35497001
John Hannah8,729Circle share with new friendsHi friends follow this circle1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #Ohio  #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #topsharedcircle  #circleoftheday  #sharedcircle   #topsharedcircle  #socialmedia #SEO #socialmediamarketing #wisata #WisataIndonesia #Travel #IndonesiaOnly #Liburan #TOUR #Indonesia #Bali #WisataBandung #Paket #Pulau #FotoKita #PROMO #Pantai #Jogja #Bandung #Yogyakarta #WisataLombok #BOGOR #Jakarta 2014-12-26 10:57:45494222
Gailen Mapes74,319Hand Picked Photographers Circles - "Unknown or Other" Camera F-H - 25 of 31Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members. These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity). Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to December 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting November 7th.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles   #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcirclesNote: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes .   Thanks for your cooperation.2014-12-25 12:49:04201000
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Rian Sigap5,888Hi friend, i just find friend in here, i want more friend for sharing and more, please help me to growth here :)??????????????????????????HERE'S OF MY SHARED PUBLIC CIRCLE??????????????????????????Hope that you have been having a great week on Google+. Thank you for sharing and promoting this and for connecting up with all the great accounts I have included. Great With This Cilcle!!, Boost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!Boost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!To be added to the Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 Include me in your circles2 Click add people and create your circle3 +1 this circle4 Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles. ( dont forget share the circle and include yourself )5 If possible, leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above (I say "if possible" as my circle comments more often than not hit the 500 comment limit).6  So I can easily find your share, always publicly share my original shared circle. You'll know if you're sharing the original one because you won't see "Jason Levy originally shared" above here. If you do see it, click on "originally shared" and it will bring you to this post.Tags#CircleShare#CircleSharing#CircleOfTheDay#Share#Shared#SharedCircles#Engagers#SocialMedia#ShareCircle#ADD#EngagersCircle#Google#SharedPublicCircles#Google+#Marketing#SharedCircleOfTheDay#SocialMediaMarketing#Blogging#Friends#ShareCircles#sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #shared2014-12-25 10:21:15469112
Click. Read. Share.0Do you find your Google+ stream to be a little bit boring? Well, consider following the people in the circle down below. All of the people in this circle share interesting things that will make your Google+ stream a little bit better.If you would like to someday make it into this circle, then make sure to:1. Add me to your circles.2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle.#sharedpubliccircles #circleoftheday #circlemeup #addcircle #bestcircle #coolcircle #cookies #sharedcircles #ripplescircle #follow4follow #followme #engagerscircle #publicsharedcircles #circlegeek #sharedcircleoftheday2014-12-24 00:09:01501112
Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche12,018┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊ ☆ ┊Great Friends v13 CIRCLE  ┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊☆┊_____________________________________________________*●❈●❈●❉●  Please Share From The Original Post! ●❈●❈●❉●▼▼▼▼▼▼▼ CLICK READ MORE FOR FULL CONTENT ▼▼▼▼▼▼▼This is the Great Friends v13 Google Plus CircleIf you want to participate please kindly frollow the following rules::-)1. Add me to your circles if you haven´t done it already2. Share this circle to Public3. Plus or coment this post so we know you wish to participate in upcoming circlesPlease note:● You must be an active Google+ user and shares useful content.● Your posts must be family-friendly. No adult, gambling, controversial, politics, religion blogs.Have a nice day!Your blogging friends of:  +Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche +Howard Johnson Hotel Trenque Lauquen    De camino al Sur el mejor hotel  para alojarte sobre ruta 5, antes de Santa Rosa La Pampa, esta en Trenque Lauquen:    Sobre ruta, con amplio parque, pileta climatizada, estacionamiento, wifi, restobar y mucho mas. Ya sea que vayas de camino a Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes, Villa la Angostura o cualquier otro destino de la cordillera o de la costa de la patagonia (por ruta 33).Consultanos:  www.hjtrenquelauquen.com.ar                                        2014-12-23 20:15:32501759
Andrea Gervasi40,607TOP Team AG Friends Circle Christmas Day 00✻.•*˚ ❄•*˚❆ .•*˚ * ✶. • * ˚❅ *★. • *˚ ✻•*˚ ❄•*˚❆ .•*˚ * ✶.•*˚ * ✶☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆¸.•*¨*.☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆★★★●●►★  MERRY CHRISTMAS FRIENDS  ★◄●●★★★ ☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆¸.•*¨*.☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆.¸¸.•*¨*••.¸¸.☆✻.•*˚ ❄•*˚❆ .•*˚ * ✶. • * ˚❅ *★. • *˚ ✻•*˚ ❄•*˚❆ .•*˚ * ✶.•*˚ * ✶#merrychristmas  Hey my friends. Good morning/evening to all! Circle brings together nice and interesting peopleIf you want to be a part of my best shared circles, this is the circle, you may want to add and share circle.Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+1. Add us to your circles, if you haven't done so already2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so we know you have done the three steps above.Please make sure you do it on the original post or I won't notice it More you share more you get!Hi everybody, here is the circle of Circle AG. They have made it to the Loyal FollowersCircle without getting tired of spreading.AG Circle contains highly active membersof GooglePlus. If you want to engage with most activemembers you should ADD this circle.I would love to thank to each and every person who have joined the ride with us.Thank you very much! Iappreciate your dedication and hard work.I don't wish to offend anyone on the internet, so if you would like to be removed from my shared circles, please send me a private message and I won't share your profile in the future. The only way being shared will affect you is that you will get notifications that people have added you. You are under no obligation to add them back to your circles. If you don't add them back, they will most likely remove you from their circles after some time.#circle  #circleshare  #circlesharing  #circles  #sharedcircles  #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  #shared 2014-12-23 14:21:50468314
Noah Wesley14,732This is a public circle of Photographers and Photography loversTo increase your chances of inclusion in future circles please leave a comment when sharing the circle.If you received a notification, please reshare to your circlesIf you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include +ORIGINAL AUTHENTIC PHOTOGRAPHERS  • Comment on this postIf you like what you find in this circle, please share it with your followers to help these individuals reach a wider audience. I will share more circles of those I find Inspiring in the future#circle #publiccircle #Liechtenstein #sharedcircles #music #sharedcircle #morefollowers #sharingcircles #circleshare #circlesharing2014-12-23 08:36:18496233
Judo Oyten-Bassen216Support us and get in the next "Supporter-Circle"We need your help! If you share this circle and follow us on G+ and FB (if possible) you will be in the next Supporter-Circle.Our sports club on GooglePlus:https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JudoOytenBassenWe are on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/judo.jujutsuIf you like it, you can follow us on YouTube (but it is not a Requirement):https://www.youtube.com/user/judojujutsu#circles   #sharedcircles     #circlesharing     #circle     #bestcircle     #bestofcircles     #bestcircleshare     #share     #circleshare     #SocialMedia     #SharedPublicCircles     #PublicCircle  #CircleOfTheDay     #followers     #follow     #AddCircle     #Sharers     #Engagers     #Awesomepeople     #ShareAndBeShared  #YouTube #Facebook2014-12-22 20:30:31493224
Holger Fährmann17,375Christmas Release of "PHOTOGRAPHER CIRCLE Vol. 1".Only handpicked photographers from all over the world. Add and share if you like.Thanks for commenting, sharing and pluses my posts. Have a nice christmas time!!! #photography   #photographer   #photographers   #photographersongoogle+   #photographersongoogleplus   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circles  2014-12-22 15:24:37501000
Neil Bailey5,072If you received the notice you are in this circle, then well done.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles (If you haven't already)2 - Share the circle (Publicly) - (cc) me in the comments on the share and I can add you to the next circle immediately.  Otherwise I may not notice your activity!3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.5 - Add the circle or just check it out.Follow your dreams, Share and Be Shared.More you share more you get! :)Thanks!#circles   #circleshare   #sharedcircle #circlesharing #followers #social #sharedcircles  #sharedpubliccircles #circleshared   #sharedcircleoftheday   #addmetoyourcircles #awesomepeople   #circlecount   #newfollowers #googleplus #meetingpeoplecircle2014-12-22 07:02:43494345
Stephan Klimmeck36,267Circle Creators #13In this circle are people included, who has already shared an own public circle with interesting profiles.Please add me to your circles and share this circle!Remember: If you share an own circle, then you could be in this or following circles. Don't be shy and share, share, share!If you want to boost your visibility on Google+, include yourself in this circle and share it. All profiles in this circle are active and do interact with your posts!Some of the people in this circle are included in my Thank-You-Circle:https://plus.google.com/+StephanKlimmeck/posts/CKxd3n8BQBYHere is my last Circle Creators Circle (#12):https://plus.google.com/+StephanKlimmeck/posts/gg7tQoxJTx6#circles   #sharedcircles     #circlesharing     #circle     #bestcircle     #bestofcircles     #bestcircleshare     #share     #circleshare     #SocialMedia     #SharedPublicCircles     #PublicCircle  #CircleOfTheDay     #followers     #follow     #AddCircle     #Sharers     #Engagers     #Awesomepeople     #ShareAndBeShared 2014-12-20 18:57:2449811914
John Sean7,701This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshar #news   #travel   #travelphotography   #update2014-12-20 12:57:20491556
John Hannah8,092Circle share with new friendsHi friends follow this circle1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #Ohio  #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #topsharedcircle  #circleoftheday  #sharedcircle   #topsharedcircle  #socialmedia #SEO #socialmediamarketing2014-12-20 11:39:21448202
Matty James146,500If you would like to be kept in this circle for sharing , the please plus 1, if you have been sent a notification then you are in this circle, you can either add the people, share the circleyou can add yourself to the circle before sharing, it is a sure way of finding better content, or if you dont like what people post then take them out the circle, it is a way for people new to google + t build thier circles or following #circleshare   #circlesharing  2014-12-17 23:31:15177005
Jakob S.10,00010000 Followers!Thank you very much for more than 10000 followers here on G+!An dieser Stelle möchte ich mich bei allen bedanken, die regelmäßig Kritik, Plusse und Kommentare zu meinen Aufnahmen da lassen. Ich glaube nicht, dass ich ohne Google+ mit der Fotografie als Hobby weitergemacht hätte.In diesem Sinne:Vielen Dank! :-))) Ich habe über die Monate hinweg einen Circle der 100 besten Fotografen erstellt, deren Arbeiten mir besonders gefallen.Hundert mit Sorgfalt ausgesucht Fotografen die auf jeden Fall einen Profilbesuch oder ein Plus verdienen. Dieser Circle beinhaltet ausschließlich Fotografen oder Seiten, die sich mit Fotografie beschäftigen und deren Werke besonders beeindruckend, speziell oder einfach nur gut sind. Garantiert keine Spammer, Bilderdiebe oder nervigen Kommentierer ;-)Sicherlich habe ich sehr viele vergessen. Deswegen bedanke ich mich jetzt bei ALLEN, die hier jeden Tag den Alltag durch grandiose Aufnahmen bereichern! Dankeschön!-JakobResharing is highly appreciated! #circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing  2014-12-15 16:35:35100002
Doris Scott66#circleshare #circle #circlesharing #circlesunday   2014-12-14 13:57:37500000
Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche10,464┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊ ☆ ┊WORLD GEMS v4 CIRCLE  ┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊☆┊_____________________________________________________●❈●❈●❉●  Please Share From The Original Post! ●❈●❈●❉●▼▼▼▼▼▼▼ CLICK READ MORE FOR FULL CONTENT ▼▼▼▼▼▼▼This is the WORLD GEMS v4 Google Plus CircleIf you want to participate please kindly frollow the following rules::-)1. Add me to your circles if you haven´t done it already2. Share this circle to Public3. Plus or coment this post so we know you wish to participate in upcoming circlesPlease note:● You must be an active Google+ user and shares useful content.● Your posts must be family-friendly. No adult, gambling, controversial, politics, religion blogs.Have a nice day!Your blogging friends of:  +Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche +Howard Johnson Hotel Trenque Lauquen   www.hjtrenquelauquen.com.ar #circle   #circleshare   #Patagonia   #hotel   #howardJohnson   #trenqueLauquen   #ruta5   #alojamiento  2014-12-13 20:47:41501323047
John Sean6,863This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshar #news   #travel   #travelphotography   #update2014-12-12 12:32:56438252330
John Hannah7,395Circle share with new friendsHi friends follow this circle1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #Ohio  #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #topsharedcircle  #circleoftheday  #sharedcircle   #topsharedcircle  #socialmedia #SEO #socialmediamarketing2014-12-12 12:26:27498112
Harry Day11,679*If You recieve this message You are included in circle !!!To get in, and to ensure you stay in #thebestfriends  circle you need to do the following:1. Include me in your circles...!!!2.  Add the circle if you can, if not try again later.3. Plus this post...!!! 4. Publicly share this circle...!!!5. Leave a comment on this circle so I know you have done the three steps above...!!!*#photography  #circlesharingforthepeopleplc #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday  2014-12-11 11:21:54449704693
Dubie Bacino116,401Inspiring on Google+ Curated by +Dubie Bacino (14th Edition)This is the circle I go to when I find myself in need of beauty and inspiration. It's made mainly of photographers, but also other people who I find post intriguing, provoking, and inspiring content. This is a very colorful group. One thing they have in common, besides me, is inspiring content that will enhance your Google+ experience. -----------------------------------------When it comes to #CircleSharing, my practice is to share two of my circles every month:  - ENGAGERS: this is a way of saying thank you to those who have interacted with me in some way (either by plussing, commenting, and/or sharing my posts, or by participating in my communities), and- INSPIRING: mainly photographers, but also other people who I find post original and interesting content.To get into my circles is real simple: either engage with my posts, or keep sharing quality content. If you want me to notice you, be active in one or all of my communities (see below).-----------------------------------------To connect with me -@Opajdara, the best place is my xeeme page: http://xeeme.com/opajdara or http://www.opajdara.com/ -----------------------------------------If you are on #TSU , connect with me: https://www.tsu.co/opajdara. If not, check it out, it's the new social network that pays you revenue for your online activity! -----------------------------------------MY PAGES AND COMMUNITIES(Feel free to join if any of the topics interest you)MOON PHOTOGRAPHYTake a look at +Moonipulations, it's the place for all Moon lovers. Here you will find not only the photoshopped pics as the name indicates, but also the most beautiful moonscapes. If you want to jump in and share your photos,  join Moonipulations community: http://bit.ly/194vpSNROAD PHOTOGRAPHYThis is something I really love, to see an open road in front of me. If you feel the same, come join us and share your most beautiful road pics here: http://bit.ly/18rY1cnAERIAL PHOTOGRAPHYA place for those of us who like to see how earth looks from the sky. A refreshing change of perspective. Take a look for yourself: http://bit.ly/1mOSZA7MOTION PHOTOGRAPHYLook at the world around you - it's in constant motion. Stop for a moment and take a shot of it, then share it with us here:  http://bit.ly/1fI9xGqSHADOW PHOTOGRAPHYVisit the showcase of beautiful and creative shadow photography. Shadows can add a lot to a photograph. They can emphasize emotions, create surreal images, and be used in a variety of ways. If you are interested in exploring this fascinating interaction of darkness and light, please join us: http://bit.ly/16tts8kRAIN PHOTOGRAPHYBad weather can give us some of the most beautiful photography. Rain in itself is the master of special effects; from lightning strikes to water drops, mirror reflections to 2014-12-09 12:49:47485383159
Allan watson13,995Active users on Google+. Circle Share. If you received a notification, please reshare to your circlesIf you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post#awesomecircle #circleme #sharedpoint #sharewithyou #ShareYourCircle #epicengagers #davidromaphotography #addcircle #addpeople #affiliate #awesome #awesomecircles #awesomepeople #besocial #bestengagers #bestsharedcircle #circle #circlefriday #circlemonday2014-12-09 08:07:49457193466
David Roma55,159☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺☺ Epic Engagers #10☺ curated by +David Roma on December 9th☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺ ☺Another 5k followers... It's circleshare time! All my work is nicely presented, in simple categories and searchable on my website. You can get prints, canvas' and wallpapers there as well as be the first to see my posts on my blog. http://www.davidromaphotography.comThis circle has been carefully selected by myself. It includes a selection of people who have made my page a community and a joy to be a part of. Thank you so much to each one of you. I hope you get the followers you deserve!This circle is shared every 5000 new followers which is approx. every fortnight.To be included in any future circles...○ Well, unlike many other circle shares. There is no sharing +1, or comment requirement.○ These people are genuine engagers of my content. They Circled me, reshared, commented, or added me to their own Circle shares. They have brought so much life to this page and inspire me to keep on shooting...○ I guess the above is a hint ;)If you add this circle....○ I'm sure these people will bring life to your page too!○ Please do support them as they support you by resharing this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.○ And don't forget to check out their profiles and engage with their content too ;)○ It's a great way to get people who appreciate great content, and Photographers who crave engagement to meet!If you were not in this circle and feel you should have been...○ Sorry!!! You guys all ROCK! but there are too many to share○ Your best bet is continue to engage and reshare my work. I tend to give preference to those that share in these circles ;)If you are in this circle and don't want to be...○ Sorry, There isn't really a practical way I could ask everyone first.○ Please send me a message and will not include you in any future circles.○ People may follow you, but don't feel obliged to add people back... Oh and the best way to say thanks is to support these epic engagers by resharing this circle publicly (and with your circles and extended circles) ! :)#circleshare #circlesharing #circle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circlecount #circlecircle #naturephotographers #naturephotography #birdphotography #birdphotographers #circlesharing 2014-12-09 01:45:5849945415
Bob DeMarco13,7622014-12-07 15:00:5848913418
Andrea Gervasi40,607Top Team AG Friends Circle ABHey my friends. Good morning/evening to all! Circle brings together nice and interesting peopleIf you want to be a part of my best shared circles, this is the circle, you may want to add and share circle.Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+1. Add us to your circles, if you haven't done so already2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so we know you have done the three steps above.Please make sure you do it on the original post or I won't notice it More you share more you get!Hi everybody, here is the circle AG Friends They have made it to the Loyal FollowersCircle without getting tired of spreading.AG Circle friends contains highly active membersof GooglePlus. If you want to engage with most activemembers you should ADD this circle.I would love to thank to each and every person who have joined the ride with us.Thank you very much! Iappreciate your dedication and hard work.I don't wish to offend anyone on the internet, so if you would like to be removed from my shared circles, please send me a private message and I won't share your profile in the future. The only way being shared will affect you is that you will get notifications that people have added you. You are under no obligation to add them back to your circles. If you don't add them back, they will most likely remove you from their circles after some time.#circle  #circleshare  #circlesharing  #circles  #sharedcircles  #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  #shared  2014-12-07 13:52:21483231529
John Hannah6,674Circle share with new friendsHi friends follow this circle1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #Ohio  #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #topsharedcircle  #circleoftheday  #sharedcircle   #topsharedcircle  #socialmedia #SEO #socialmediamarketing2014-12-06 12:55:384663414
Photo Mania Global11,535This is the +Photo Mania Global  Best of the Best Photographers circle for November 2014.All photographers in this circle had their incredible photographs selected and shared on one of the following 15 theme pages+Photo Mania Australia ,+Photo Mania Canada ,+Photo Mania France ,+Photo Mania Germany ,+Photo Mania India ,+Foto Mania Italia ,+Photo Mania Japan ,+Photo Manie Nederland ,+Photo Mania Poland ,+Photo Mania Portugal ,+Photo Mania Russia ,+Photo Mania Scandinavia ,+Photo Mania Schweiz ,+Photo Mania South Asia ,+Photo Mania USA  Then from those daily streams, one best of the best photos was selected from each country to be shared on the +Photo Mania Global  page.If you want to follow amazing photographers, we highly recommend that you add this circle. Also included in this circle are all of the excellent an2014-12-05 15:47:22308123
Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche9,257 ┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊ ☆ ┊Great Friends v8 CIRCLE  ┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊☆┊_______________________________________________________●❈●❈●❉●  Please Share From The Original Post! ●❈●❈●❉●▼▼▼▼▼▼▼ CLICK READ MORE FOR FULL CONTENT ▼▼▼▼▼▼▼This is the Great Friends v8 Google Plus CircleIf you want to participate please kindly frollow the following rules::-)1. Add me to your circles if you haven´t done it already2. Share this circle to Public3. Plus or coment this post so we know you wish to participate in upcoming circlesPlease note:● You must be an active Google+ user and shares useful content.● Your posts must be family-friendly. No adult, gambling, controversial, politics, religion blogs.Have a nice day!Your blogging friends of: +Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche +Howard Johnson Hotel Trenque Lauquen  www.hjtrenquelauquen.com.ar #circle   #circleshare   #patagonia   #alojamiento   #ruta5   #trenquelauquen   #HowardJohnson   #hotel  2014-12-04 14:31:24495325
James Honzik26,264 Sharers Meta-circle VIII:  This is a super circle, a meta circle of active  circle sharers, focusing on photography and art. This is version VIII, Leaner,  better, faster, wilder.  It's the only circle I share, and it's a good one. (and if you could, please look at my art and photography, that's why I do this - scroll down, I have lots of new and old good things)Thanks to everyone who looked, shared, and commented.Special kudos out to those who not only share, but post their own good things.I am informing those included,, so if you have concerns please comment.Peace. James#circlesharer  #circle     #circles   #circlefreaks      #publiccircle     #circleshare     #circlesharing       #sharedcircles       #sharedcircle     #morefollowers      #sharingcircles      #circleshare      #endlesscircle   #sharedpubliccircles      #sharedpublicircles       #sharedcircle      #AddCircle       #FindCircles    #AwesomeCircle       #addcircle       #addpeople      #circlemeup     #circlesdiscovery      #circleshare       #circlesharing       #publiccircle      #SharedCircles   #photography #landscape   #photograph   2014-12-02 17:04:10387562568
Daniel Gibbs11,963This circle contains people who are very active on Google+.People in this Circle are top google+ engagers and great resharers. These are people that will share and re-post your circles and other content. This is a good circle to connect with each other and gain followers. I highly suggest adding each person in this Circle to your circles as they are likely to interact with you.If you want to continue or wish to get in the next version, please complete 1-4 below.INSTRUCTIONS1. Add me to your circles, if you haven't done so already.2. +1 this circle.3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. Comment to inform me that you have done the above three things.#themecircle #magnetixcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circleoftheday #circlemeup #addcircle #bestcircle #coolcircle #cookies #sharedcircles #ripplescircle #follow4follow #followme #engagerscircle #publicsharedcircles #circlegeek #sharedcircleoftheday2014-12-02 05:38:3436812915
Ashcreek Ranch Academy268This is my Awesome Engagers Circle. I will share this circle publicly and to #circlesharing communities weekly.Simply Like, Share, and Add this circle, and I will include you into the next #Circleshare.In this circle are, music lovers, photographers, therapists, web developers, social media marketers, SEO professionals, bloggers, and just regular people who like to engage..2014-12-01 23:17:13501000
Obat Anda4Cara Cepat Menambahkan 500 Follower dan Otomatis akan bertambah...Caranya cukup mudah ,1) Beri +1 pos ini 2) Berikan Komentar dan tambahkan id +G anda3) Share post ini agar semakin bertambah banyak Follower Anda4) Pilih Tambahkan Orang (Otomatis Menambahkan circle)2014-12-01 10:09:28501113
Jean Neymar0This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Share the circle (Publicly)2 -Include me in your circles3 - Add +1 to the post.#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshar #news   #travel   #travelphotography   #update  2014-11-29 19:29:48397001
rin sha369Hi... How Are You???Here is My Cute CircleAnd Add me In Your Circle, ok#circleshare   #teamelite   #teamelitecircle   #teameliteengagercircle   #circlesharing   #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday  • #CR7Underwear this weekend! #vangaal   #moyes   #manchesterunited   #manutd   #premierleague   #football   #vangaal   #management   #manchesterunited   #football   #footballnews   #soccernews   #manutd   #premierleague   #ihavenoideawhatimdoing   +David Beckham+Cristiano Ronaldo+Google2014-11-29 17:07:01494111
Circles and Photography34,575Builders 10     11.28.2014Add this circle to Build-up your G+ network! Please ReShare.#circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia 2014-11-29 03:30:05421016
Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche8,947┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊ ☆ ┊ BRILLIANT PEOPLE v1 CIRCLE  ┊ ☆ ┊☆ ┊☆┊___________________________________________________________●❈●❈●❉●  Please Share From The Original Post! ●❈●❈●❉●▼▼▼▼▼▼▼ CLICK READ MORE FOR FULL CONTENT ▼▼▼▼▼▼▼This is the BRILLIANT PEOPLE v1  Google Plus CircleIf you want to participate please kindly frollow the following rules::-)1. Add me to your circles if you haven´t done it already2. Share this circle to Public3. Plus or coment this post so we know you wish to participate in upcoming circlesPlease note:● You must be an active Google+ user and shares useful content.● Your posts must be family-friendly. No adult, gambling, controversial, politics, religion blogs.Have a nice day!Your blogging friends of: +Ruta a la Patagonia - Bariloche +Hotel Howard Johnson Trenque Lauquen  www.hjtrenquelauquen.com.ar2014-11-28 23:43:024956811
John Sean5,255This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles2 - Share the circle (Publicly)3 - Add +1 to the post.4 - Leave a comment if you like.I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#circles #shared #share #add #friends #circle #share #sharecircle #circleshar #news   #travel   #travelphotography   #update  2014-11-28 12:49:39392101012
Stephan L.26,646Long time no share of my "Personal Top PHotography" circle check them out.. i bet you will be not dissapointed :) #circle   #photography  2014-11-26 13:25:37135004
Kenneth Nicholson9,952This circle contains people who are very active on Google+If you received a notification, please reshare to your circlesIf you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post#circle  #circleshare  #circlesharing  #circles  2014-11-26 12:05:55374101219
Gailen Mapes72,069Hand Picked Photographers Circles - "Unknown or Other" Camera F-H - 25 of 31Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members. These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity). Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to November 7th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting October 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles   #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes .   Thanks for your cooperation.2014-11-25 14:02:17209000
Daniel Gibbs11,490This circle contains people who are very active on Google+.People in this Circle are top google+ engagers and great resharers. These are people that will share and re-post your circles and other content. This is a good circle to connect with each other and gain followers. I highly suggest adding each person in this Circle to your circles as they are likely to interact with you.If you want to continue or wish to get in the next version, please complete 1-4 below.INSTRUCTIONS1. Add me to your circles, if you haven't done so already.2. +1 this circle.3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. Comment to inform me that you have done the above three things.#themecircle #magnetixcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circleoftheday #circlemeup #addcircle #bestcircle #coolcircle #cookies #sharedcircles #ripplescircle #follow4follow #followme #engagerscircle #publicsharedcircles #circlegeek #sharedcircleoftheday2014-11-25 07:03:284858210
Sharon Caroline3,279Hello my friends, good morning/evening for you all!Boost Your visibility On Google+! Add them all!Shared and be shared. :)Thank you for sharing and promoting this. :)Circle by : http://informasidoang.blogspot.com/#circleshare #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedcircleoftheday2014-11-24 07:36:37501000
rin sha98Now add me please#circleshare #circlesharing #circle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circlecount #circlecircle #naturephotographers #naturephotography #birdphotography #birdphotographers #circlesharing #circlesharingforthepeopleplc #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #sharedpublicircles #circle #circles #circlemeup #awesomepeople #awesomecircle #circleme #sharedpoint #sharewithyou #ShareYourCircle #epicengagers #davidromaphotography #addcircle #addpeople #affiliate #awesome #awesomecircles #awesomepeople #besocial 2014-11-24 06:58:574999010
OneCatADay - Photo Theme Page5,8861st  OneCatADay Supporter's CircleToday I want to say a big THANK YOU to 300 cat loving people and/or gifted photographers who took outstanding cat photographs and thus have been shared at the +OneCatADay - Photo Theme Page !Cats are said to lower blood pressure and to alleviate stress - that's why #onecatadaykeepsthedoctoraway  ! ;))So, this page wants to provide you with your daily dose of feline photographs to make you smile and feel comfortable :DIf you like to connect to other cat people, don't miss the famous Cat Circle shared weekly by +Simona AN. You can find the latest version here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103253155729844034205/posts/UPkXez9cwuvIf you want to be included or excluded here - just let me know ;)I'm looking forward to many more p-awesome cat photographs from you and I'd be happy if you'd spread the word to get even more people enjoying and participating in the +OneCatADay - Photo Theme Page !Have a purrfect sunday and a great start into your new week! =^..^= #circleshare   #circles   #circleoftheday   #circleoftheweek   #publiccircle   #publiccirclesproject   #circlesharing   #circle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #circlecount   #catlovers   #catphotography   #catphotos   #felines   #animalphotography  2014-11-23 17:45:423016014
Aymen AHMED0These are great engagers and photographers ! Give yourself a little diversity and add these great people to your circles.➤ To be added into the next share, follow these simple steps:  1) Add the circle2) Plus the original post3) Share the circle publicly (and with your circles/extended circles)4) Comment on the original post when complete #circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia2014-11-22 23:13:30149000
Gert Jan Hermus41,415I am happy to share this great circle of talented and interactive photographers with you.Add them to your own circles and experience the inspiration of these people! #circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing  2014-11-21 15:42:12214241336
Andrea Gervasi38,512Top AG Communicators Circle 03Hey my friends. Good morning/evening to all! Circle brings together nice and interesting peopleIf you want to be a part of my best shared circles, this is the circle, you may want to add and share circle.Share The Circle And Boost Your Visibility On G+1. Add us to your circles, if you haven't done so already2. +1 this circle3. Publicly share this circle to public, your circles and extended circles.4. If possible, leave a comment on this circle so we know you have done the three steps above.Please make sure you do it on the original post or I won't notice it More you share more you get!Hi everybody, here is the circle of Top 1 Communicators Circle AG. They have made it to the Loyal FollowersCircle without getting tired of spreading.Top 1 Communicators AG Circle contains highly active membersof GooglePlus. If you want to engage with most activemembers you should ADD this circle.I would love to thank to each and every person who have joined the ride with us.Thank you very much! Iappreciate your dedication and hard work.I don't wish to offend anyone on the internet, so if you would like to be removed from my shared circles, please send me a private message and I won't share your profile in the future. The only way being shared will affect you is that you will get notifications that people have added you. You are under no obligation to add them back to your circles. If you don't add them back, they will most likely remove you from their circles after some time. #circle   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circles  2014-11-20 22:46:44499646
GAR Pictures292Share this amazing Circle of wonderful People!!Grow your network! #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circlewednesdaycircle #circlewednesday #share #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharing #sharingcircles #sharingmeansthankyou #sharedcircleoftheday  2014-11-19 19:57:2748814718

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2014-09-06 15:36:29 (156 comments, 168 reshares, 189 +1s)Open 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to... more »

Most reshares: 201

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2014-12-10 14:13:16 (97 comments, 201 reshares, 459 +1s)Open 

Sailing Into The Sunset

If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.

––Morgan Freeman

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :))

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Most plusones: 617

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2014-09-25 18:39:45 (98 comments, 49 reshares, 617 +1s)Open 

In The Early Morning Light

In the early morning light
I see the stars in your eyes
The moon is leaving with the night
and the sun is returning to the skies

I feel the rhythm of your heartbeat
I still see your smile in the distance
The dream is slowly fading away
Light fighting down my resistance

What if life could be different
in the early morning light
What if our love could be real
in the early morning light

The moon has left the heavens
and the stars are becoming fainter
The dream is fading away with the night
in the early morning light

In the early morning light...

––Peter From

This poem is dedicated to a very special person...

Have a great day everybody... :)

Last but not least;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter Fromwit... more »

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2014-12-14 20:02:32 (52 comments, 15 reshares, 278 +1s)Open 

Ode To The Setting Sun

If with exultant tread
Thou foot the Eastern sea,
Or like a golden bee
Sting the West to angry red,
Thou dost image, thou dost follow
That King-Maker of Creation,
Who, ere Hellas hailed Apollo,
Gave thee, angel-god, thy station;
Thou art of Him a type memorial.
Like Him thou hang'st in dreadful pomp of blood
Upon thy Western rood;
And His stained brow did veil like thine to night,
Yet lift once more Its light,
And, risen, again departed from our ball,
But when It set on earth arose in Heaven.
Thus hath He unto death His beauty given:
And so of all which form inheriteth
The fall doth pass the rise in worth;
For birth hath in itself the germ of death,
But death hath in itself the germ of birth.
It is the falling acorn buds the tree,
The falling rain that bears... more »

Ode To The Setting Sun

If with exultant tread
Thou foot the Eastern sea,
Or like a golden bee
Sting the West to angry red,
Thou dost image, thou dost follow
That King-Maker of Creation,
Who, ere Hellas hailed Apollo,
Gave thee, angel-god, thy station;
Thou art of Him a type memorial.
Like Him thou hang'st in dreadful pomp of blood
Upon thy Western rood;
And His stained brow did veil like thine to night,
Yet lift once more Its light,
And, risen, again departed from our ball,
But when It set on earth arose in Heaven.
Thus hath He unto death His beauty given:
And so of all which form inheriteth
The fall doth pass the rise in worth;
For birth hath in itself the germ of death,
But death hath in itself the germ of birth.
It is the falling acorn buds the tree,
The falling rain that bears the greenery,
The fern-plants moulder when the ferns arise.
For there is nothing lives but something dies,
And there is nothing dies but something lives.
Till skies be fugitives,
Till Time, the hidden root of change, updries,
Are Birth and Death inseparable on earth;
For they are twain yet one, and Death is Birth. 

––Francis Thompson

I hope you will all have a great week ahead! :))

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2014-12-10 14:13:16 (97 comments, 201 reshares, 459 +1s)Open 

Sailing Into The Sunset

If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.

––Morgan Freeman

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :))

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Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button)  *–Thank you!*

Sailing Into The Sunset

If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.

––Morgan Freeman

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :))

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button)  *–Thank you!*___

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2014-12-08 21:58:45 (52 comments, 19 reshares, 327 +1s)Open 

Flight Of Delight

When I look at you
You send shivers
No – sparks. 

The air is charged with them 
Dense. 

I can feel just how much of it
is between us – 
(always too much)

And I want more than anything
To cross it – 
Wade through the ions 
to you.

To only stop when my lips
Meet yours 
(the only way I have found
to get rid of the air)
and you take my breath away.

––Christine Robinson

Have a wonderful week everybody, where ever you are... :)

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Flight Of Delight

When I look at you
You send shivers
No – sparks. 

The air is charged with them 
Dense. 

I can feel just how much of it
is between us – 
(always too much)

And I want more than anything
To cross it – 
Wade through the ions 
to you.

To only stop when my lips
Meet yours 
(the only way I have found
to get rid of the air)
and you take my breath away.

––Christine Robinson

Have a wonderful week everybody, where ever you are... :)

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2014-12-07 12:03:46 (40 comments, 16 reshares, 284 +1s)Open 

I Went To Our Beach

I saw from the beach, when the morning was shining, 
A bark o'er the waters move gloriously on; 
I came when the sun o'er that beach was declining, 
The bark was still there, but the waters were gone. 

And such is the fate of our life's early promise, 
So passing the spring-tide of joy we have known; 
Each wave that we danced on at morning ebbs from us, 
And leaves us, at eve, on the bleak shore alone. 

Oh, who would not welcome that moment's returning 
When passion first waked a new life through his frame, 
And his soul, like the wood that grows precious in burning, 
Gave out all its sweets to love's exquisite flame. 

––Thomas Moore

To you and to me! :)) Have a great Sunday! :)

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I Went To Our Beach

I saw from the beach, when the morning was shining, 
A bark o'er the waters move gloriously on; 
I came when the sun o'er that beach was declining, 
The bark was still there, but the waters were gone. 

And such is the fate of our life's early promise, 
So passing the spring-tide of joy we have known; 
Each wave that we danced on at morning ebbs from us, 
And leaves us, at eve, on the bleak shore alone. 

Oh, who would not welcome that moment's returning 
When passion first waked a new life through his frame, 
And his soul, like the wood that grows precious in burning, 
Gave out all its sweets to love's exquisite flame. 

––Thomas Moore

To you and to me! :)) Have a great Sunday! :)

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2014-12-03 19:34:36 (97 comments, 0 reshares, 130 +1s)Open 

Number ONE In The 500px Trending Profiles (Fine Art Category)

I have been on 500px for a little over a year and a half now and noticed a couple of days ago that my Profile was in the number one spot in the Trending Profiles – Fine Art Category and in the 11th spot over all. I feel humbled and want to thank all the Google Plussers who have visited and liked my work there as well.

500px has also worked well for me when it comes down to business. I have sold my work to numerous countries and I feel more inspired than ever to increase my presence  there.

Have a great day everybody and keep up your great efforts! :)

Tip: You might want to read my article over at Pixativity on how to get YOUR picture to the number one page in the 500px Popular Section:
... more »

Number ONE In The 500px Trending Profiles (Fine Art Category)

I have been on 500px for a little over a year and a half now and noticed a couple of days ago that my Profile was in the number one spot in the Trending Profiles – Fine Art Category and in the 11th spot over all. I feel humbled and want to thank all the Google Plussers who have visited and liked my work there as well.

500px has also worked well for me when it comes down to business. I have sold my work to numerous countries and I feel more inspired than ever to increase my presence  there.

Have a great day everybody and keep up your great efforts! :)

Tip: You might want to read my article over at Pixativity on how to get YOUR picture to the number one page in the 500px Popular Section:

http://maps.pixativity.com/how-to-get-your-picture-to-the-popular-sections-first-page-on-500px-com/___

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2014-12-01 19:26:41 (92 comments, 24 reshares, 398 +1s)Open 

Over The Mountains

You ask me why I dwell in the green moun­tain;
I smile and make no reply for my heart is free of care.
As the peach-blossom flows down stream and is gone into the unknown,
I have a world apart that is not among men.

––Li Bai

Have a great week everybody. :) Try to capture the winter light and enjoy the cold... :)

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Over The Mountains

You ask me why I dwell in the green moun­tain;
I smile and make no reply for my heart is free of care.
As the peach-blossom flows down stream and is gone into the unknown,
I have a world apart that is not among men.

––Li Bai

Have a great week everybody. :) Try to capture the winter light and enjoy the cold... :)

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2014-11-25 14:59:44 (7 comments, 0 reshares, 85 +1s)Open 

New Photographer's: +Jan Inge Larsen and +Sachintha Gurudeniya

Check the out on the Pixativity Photographer's Website and here on Google+ – you won't be disappointed. 

http://maps.pixativity.com/company/sachintha-gurudeniya/

http://maps.pixativity.com/company/jan-inge-larsen/

New Photographer's: +Jan Inge Larsen and +Sachintha Gurudeniya

Check the out on the Pixativity Photographer's Website and here on Google+ – you won't be disappointed. 

http://maps.pixativity.com/company/sachintha-gurudeniya/

http://maps.pixativity.com/company/jan-inge-larsen/___

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2014-11-25 13:48:55 (46 comments, 26 reshares, 316 +1s)Open 

Winter Delight

Winter is good - his Hoar Delights
Italic flavor yield -
To Intellects inebriate
With Summer, or the World - 

Generic as a Quarry
And hearty - as a Rose - 
Invited with asperity
But welcome when he goes.

–Emily Dickinson

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Winter Delight

Winter is good - his Hoar Delights
Italic flavor yield -
To Intellects inebriate
With Summer, or the World - 

Generic as a Quarry
And hearty - as a Rose - 
Invited with asperity
But welcome when he goes.

–Emily Dickinson

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button)  *–Thank you!*___

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2014-11-22 22:19:15 (97 comments, 16 reshares, 416 +1s)Open 

My Love For You

I drifted into our dream
Found myself looking into your eyes
You kissed me softly
As I whispered
My sun will keep you warm
Till the day I am in your arms

– Julia F.

Thank you sweet +Julia for letting me use your wonderful poem. (Go check her warm loving feed out everybody...)

I dedicate this post to a very special person half a world away (for now). :)

Have a great weekend everybody! :)


Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you willfi... more »

My Love For You

I drifted into our dream
Found myself looking into your eyes
You kissed me softly
As I whispered
My sun will keep you warm
Till the day I am in your arms

– Julia F.

Thank you sweet +Julia for letting me use your wonderful poem. (Go check her warm loving feed out everybody...)

I dedicate this post to a very special person half a world away (for now). :)

Have a great weekend everybody! :)


Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button)  *–Thank you!*___

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2014-11-20 19:15:13 (115 comments, 38 reshares, 507 +1s)Open 

Ocean Of Man's Heart

The ocean of man's heart is deep 
every now and then it will leak. 

The ocean of man's heart is cold 
sometimes reaching into his soul. 

The ocean of man's heart is sure 
sometimes polluted but spirit remains pure. 

The ocean of man's heart is clear 
playing silently to his inner ear. 

The ocean of man's heart is deep 
watch out for love's little leaks. 

––Debbie Wagoner

Enjoy your weekend everybody! :)

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a smallamount (at th... more »

Ocean Of Man's Heart

The ocean of man's heart is deep 
every now and then it will leak. 

The ocean of man's heart is cold 
sometimes reaching into his soul. 

The ocean of man's heart is sure 
sometimes polluted but spirit remains pure. 

The ocean of man's heart is clear 
playing silently to his inner ear. 

The ocean of man's heart is deep 
watch out for love's little leaks. 

––Debbie Wagoner

Enjoy your weekend everybody! :)

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button)  *–Thank you!*___

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2014-11-20 18:29:48 (83 comments, 69 reshares, 128 +1s)Open 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | November 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The last circle was a great success again and I really like to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | November 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The last circle was a great success again and I really like to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I post an announcement post (such as this one). As I then release the circle, I will announce ONE WINNER who will receive a FREE spot (value USD 9,95, not to mention all the extra invaluable exposure that comes with that) in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this growing project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word. If the re-share is not to be found in your feed when I compile the circle, I won't add you to it.

2. ADD the  Google+ Page to your circles. Why? Because that is where all additional info will be posted and you need to be able to see the notifications from there when I release the circle. (You need NOT add me, that is fully optional... :))

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) The only link I accept is to your theme contest entry if you decide to participate. Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is. 

This Month's PAC Challenge Theme

The theme I have chosen is AUTUMN COLORS. You don't have to participate in the theme challenge if you don't want to, just skip to the next section, but if you do, post a link to your entry along with your request for inclusion in the PAC in the comments and I will have a look at your picture. NO pictures from communities! Your entry must be posted publicly in your personal feed. Do NOT post links to the Lightbox View – I know how to view a picture.

Tag you entry with PixativityNovemberChallenge using a # so that everybody can enjoy your beautiful shots. Do NOT use the tag in the comments in this post.

When I release the circle, I will announce the winner, post his/her image here in my feed, on the +Pixativity page, on the +Photoshop Tutorials page  and, of course, on the Pixativity webpage. The winner will receive an ONE YEAR FREE listing in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory.

Please note: Only one entry per month is allowed. You can only enter with your own original work and you must have the full copyright. You may enter an old picture and you agree to that I will post your image on the Pixativity website and the above mentioned feeds if you are one of the winners. You may not enter the challenge alone, it's for circle applicants only.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The circle will be released in the beginning of December. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-11-11 15:41:28 (109 comments, 19 reshares, 395 +1s)Open 

In The Distant Past

I am back... :) Life has kept me absent... So, enjoy this poem:

Through the darkness, there came a light 
Though so far but yet so bright. 
I close my eyes and look deep insight.. 
I walk this darkness without a fright. 

I clutch this image like a precious sight, 
The one that sets my heart alight. 
I hold that thought and now I write, 
With the thought of us on this night. 

I travel this road to find affection 
I now edge closer and taste perfection. 
The darkness evades, I've found protection 
I reach this light to build my connection. 

My strength has now so briskly grown, 
I no longer feel I travel alone. 
I continue to proceed on this empty path, 
The wait is long but I show no wrath. 

The star may seem so far away, 
I setfourth my travel... more »

In The Distant Past

I am back... :) Life has kept me absent... So, enjoy this poem:

Through the darkness, there came a light 
Though so far but yet so bright. 
I close my eyes and look deep insight.. 
I walk this darkness without a fright. 

I clutch this image like a precious sight, 
The one that sets my heart alight. 
I hold that thought and now I write, 
With the thought of us on this night. 

I travel this road to find affection 
I now edge closer and taste perfection. 
The darkness evades, I've found protection 
I reach this light to build my connection. 

My strength has now so briskly grown, 
I no longer feel I travel alone. 
I continue to proceed on this empty path, 
The wait is long but I show no wrath. 

The star may seem so far away, 
I set fourth my travels to meet that day. 
I hold my faith and wait these years, 
So far I've come, its worth those tears. 

I stand, I sit and now I stare, 
I look beyond me and see you there. 
I've found the light and now I smile, 
I've found my strength to crawl this mile. 

I accept love like its my treat, 
The thought is real, I'm now complete. 
I hear sweet voices in my head, 
They say my path is clear ahead. 

Some just try but yet they fail, 
The unconditional love that we prevail. 
I had my freedom, I made this choice, 
I found my love, I now rejoice. 

I never believed I'd find this love, 
Like that beautiful star from above. 
I questioned love and what I feel 
With you I learnt my love is real.

––Yusif Yaqoob

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2014-10-14 13:53:49 (133 comments, 38 reshares, 482 +1s)Open 

Summer Road

In essence, 
breath and bone; 
light fingers tracing 
gray stone; 
lichen like a soft dream 
in a parched barren land. 
And on my hand, one gentle 
rainbowed droplet forms. 

Against impossible blues 
and the bordered quilting 
of a consecrated earth, 
made for the hard word and 
the curlew’s call; all gaiety 
slipping into wild abandon - 
voice on voice and note 
layered on tone. 

Wander from the ribbonned road 
stand on peaks to see 
the sudden death of land 
and sea, on cliff. 
Hold the western sun, 
in prismed light reflected 
detected in the last twist of 
the homeward path. 

Taunting, flaunting, 
reciprocal desires. 
Denying and blessing 
the latitude extended. 
Leasing a green plot For the red lantern – 
... more »

Summer Road

In essence, 
breath and bone; 
light fingers tracing 
gray stone; 
lichen like a soft dream 
in a parched barren land. 
And on my hand, one gentle 
rainbowed droplet forms. 

Against impossible blues 
and the bordered quilting 
of a consecrated earth, 
made for the hard word and 
the curlew’s call; all gaiety 
slipping into wild abandon - 
voice on voice and note 
layered on tone. 

Wander from the ribbonned road 
stand on peaks to see 
the sudden death of land 
and sea, on cliff. 
Hold the western sun, 
in prismed light reflected 
detected in the last twist of 
the homeward path. 

Taunting, flaunting, 
reciprocal desires. 
Denying and blessing 
the latitude extended. 
Leasing a green plot 
For the red lantern – 
A small detail lost 
Among wild roses. 

––Geraldine Moorkens Byrne

Have a great week everybody... I am doing some money and job hunting... :) The true life of an artist...

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2014-10-11 11:07:23 (28 comments, 1 reshares, 191 +1s)Open 

The Winners of the Pixativity PAC September Challenge: TRUE LOVE

Due to a misfortunate error from me, I earlier announced a winner who entered a picture to the challenge that did not belong to him/her. She/he had ripped it off from the web. I apologize for my sloppiness and have decided to announce a new winner and runner ups. I assure you that I will do my best not to commit the same mistake again.

Time to announce the winners of the September PAC challenge (again) but first of all, let me thank everybody for participating. I hard a hard time choosing the winners and it was great fun browsing through all the contest entries. Well done everybody!

The Winners

The winner is +Saji Saju with a picture without a title. Nevertheless it's a great picture with light one could kill for. I really like it. It is TRUE LOVE. Congrats Saji!
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The Winners of the Pixativity PAC September Challenge: TRUE LOVE

Due to a misfortunate error from me, I earlier announced a winner who entered a picture to the challenge that did not belong to him/her. She/he had ripped it off from the web. I apologize for my sloppiness and have decided to announce a new winner and runner ups. I assure you that I will do my best not to commit the same mistake again.

Time to announce the winners of the September PAC challenge (again) but first of all, let me thank everybody for participating. I hard a hard time choosing the winners and it was great fun browsing through all the contest entries. Well done everybody!

The Winners

The winner is +Saji Saju with a picture without a title. Nevertheless it's a great picture with light one could kill for. I really like it. It is TRUE LOVE. Congrats Saji!

First runner up is +Elvira Kühl with a picture named "Without Words". It caught my eye immediately. Again, wonderful light and true love shines at me. Wonderful! Congrats Elvira!

The second runner up comes from +Sachintha Gurudeniya and is named "Lost in Love". It's a picture that says it all. Congrats Sachintha!

The winners can contact me and I will send the info-kit you need to become listed in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory (http://maps.pixativity.com). Please send your email to pixativity@gmail.com to claim your prize.

Now, let us show the winners our love. Visit their feeds and add them to your circles – these are not the only great pictures from them.

The Next PAC Challenge

The next circle/challenge will be announced next week in my feed. Welcome to participate!

Cheers,
Peter ___

2014-10-08 09:13:23 (152 comments, 144 reshares, 192 +1s)Open 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

Time to share the SEPTEMBER Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

I will announce the theme contest winners in my feed tomorrow.

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

Time to share the SEPTEMBER Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

I will announce the theme contest winners in my feed tomorrow.

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to your circles. 

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the next circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is for requests. 

This Month's Theme

Will be announced in the next Announcement Post.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The next circle will be released end of October. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-09-29 11:08:53 (108 comments, 24 reshares, 491 +1s)Open 

God's Forgotten Land

There's no rain or snow in this forgotten land
Where the evils of man play in the land of sand
Pain and tears of red you will never forget
A maniac is the one who wagered this diabolical bet
Return home with the curse of MacBeth
With each life you've taken you have made your own death
Memories will cause you to weep and to cringe
Hands forever seen with a crimson twinge
All because of a madman crying his lies
Soon you'll be driven to suicide
And with each spent bullet shell
You've saved your place in the pits of hell!
This is my last letter to you
I'm a monster, no longer the man you knew
I'll never be able to forgive from within
And I'm condemned to a life of sin.

––Written by a young US soldier whose name I don't know

And, ofcou... more »

God's Forgotten Land

There's no rain or snow in this forgotten land
Where the evils of man play in the land of sand
Pain and tears of red you will never forget
A maniac is the one who wagered this diabolical bet
Return home with the curse of MacBeth
With each life you've taken you have made your own death
Memories will cause you to weep and to cringe
Hands forever seen with a crimson twinge
All because of a madman crying his lies
Soon you'll be driven to suicide
And with each spent bullet shell
You've saved your place in the pits of hell!
This is my last letter to you
I'm a monster, no longer the man you knew
I'll never be able to forgive from within
And I'm condemned to a life of sin.

––Written by a young US soldier whose name I don't know

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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2014-09-25 18:39:45 (98 comments, 49 reshares, 617 +1s)Open 

In The Early Morning Light

In the early morning light
I see the stars in your eyes
The moon is leaving with the night
and the sun is returning to the skies

I feel the rhythm of your heartbeat
I still see your smile in the distance
The dream is slowly fading away
Light fighting down my resistance

What if life could be different
in the early morning light
What if our love could be real
in the early morning light

The moon has left the heavens
and the stars are becoming fainter
The dream is fading away with the night
in the early morning light

In the early morning light...

––Peter From

This poem is dedicated to a very special person...

Have a great day everybody... :)

Last but not least;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter Fromwit... more »

In The Early Morning Light

In the early morning light
I see the stars in your eyes
The moon is leaving with the night
and the sun is returning to the skies

I feel the rhythm of your heartbeat
I still see your smile in the distance
The dream is slowly fading away
Light fighting down my resistance

What if life could be different
in the early morning light
What if our love could be real
in the early morning light

The moon has left the heavens
and the stars are becoming fainter
The dream is fading away with the night
in the early morning light

In the early morning light...

––Peter From

This poem is dedicated to a very special person...

Have a great day everybody... :)

Last but not least;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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2014-09-23 14:18:00 (87 comments, 15 reshares, 425 +1s)Open 

Under The Northern Light

When in the twinkling of an eye,
From palpable obscurity
Tumultuous streams of glory gushed,
Ten thousand thousand rainbows rushed
And revelled through the boundless sky,
In jousting, flashing radiancy.
Careering around the welkin's brim
Like bright embattled Seraphim;
Or soaring up to the dome of Night,
Flooding the Milky-way with light;
Or streaming down on the mountain peaks,
On the muirland wastes, and the heather brakes;
On lake and river, on tower and tree,
Showering a sky-born galaxy,
Like a storm of pearls and diamonds driven,
Imbued with the gorgeous hues of heaven!

––David Vedder

Have a great day everybody! Maybe it's time to head out for some fishing? :)

And, last but not least;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter Fromwit... more »

Under The Northern Light

When in the twinkling of an eye,
From palpable obscurity
Tumultuous streams of glory gushed,
Ten thousand thousand rainbows rushed
And revelled through the boundless sky,
In jousting, flashing radiancy.
Careering around the welkin's brim
Like bright embattled Seraphim;
Or soaring up to the dome of Night,
Flooding the Milky-way with light;
Or streaming down on the mountain peaks,
On the muirland wastes, and the heather brakes;
On lake and river, on tower and tree,
Showering a sky-born galaxy,
Like a storm of pearls and diamonds driven,
Imbued with the gorgeous hues of heaven!

––David Vedder

Have a great day everybody! Maybe it's time to head out for some fishing? :)

And, last but not least;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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2014-09-22 15:54:15 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 71 +1s)Open 

Pixativity Premium Photoshop Action: Winter Blues

Time again for a Premium Photoshop Action; the Winter Blues. This action lets you transform your pale winter images into stunning pictures with just one click. The action focuses on light and color balance in the blue/purple color range. Any picture will look more mystical after you have applied the Winter Blues action on it. Light will be enhanced and a blue-ish magic tone added to make your picture stand out from the bulk of pale winter images. The action also works wonders with portraits. Your imagination sets the limits.

http://maps.pixativity.com/premium-photoshop-action-winter-blues/

Pixativity Premium Photoshop Action: Winter Blues

Time again for a Premium Photoshop Action; the Winter Blues. This action lets you transform your pale winter images into stunning pictures with just one click. The action focuses on light and color balance in the blue/purple color range. Any picture will look more mystical after you have applied the Winter Blues action on it. Light will be enhanced and a blue-ish magic tone added to make your picture stand out from the bulk of pale winter images. The action also works wonders with portraits. Your imagination sets the limits.

http://maps.pixativity.com/premium-photoshop-action-winter-blues/___

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2014-09-22 05:58:02 (93 comments, 124 reshares, 541 +1s)Open 

When the Sun Goes Down

There is a demon among us
Whose soul belongs in hell
Sent here to redeem us
And he knows it all too well

He comes and goes, he comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

And she tries her best to leave him
But she is still captured by his spell
And she knows now she must deceive him
And he knows it all too well

She comes and goes, she comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

Thin Lizzy - The Sun Goes Down Lyrics | MetroLyrics

Have a great week everybody... Fall came to Sweden yesterday and it's storming and raining outside... :)... more »

When the Sun Goes Down

There is a demon among us
Whose soul belongs in hell
Sent here to redeem us
And he knows it all too well

He comes and goes, he comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

And she tries her best to leave him
But she is still captured by his spell
And she knows now she must deceive him
And he knows it all too well

She comes and goes, she comes and goes
And he knows it all too well
But when all is said and done
The sun goes down, the sun goes down
The sun goes down, the sun goes down

Thin Lizzy - The Sun Goes Down Lyrics | MetroLyrics

Have a great week everybody... Fall came to Sweden yesterday and it's storming and raining outside... :) Hope you still have sunshine where ever you are.

And, finally:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): * *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button) * – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-17 10:29:40 (84 comments, 10 reshares, 388 +1s)Open 

Fading Dream

I am weary of loving the things that don’t stay.
All loved and trusted, then passing away.
Tired of withering dreams, now all gone.
Yearning and waiting for new dreams to come.


The flowers I love will wither and fold.
Only to die faster the harder I hold.
I am weary so weary, of lost love and tears.
Withering sadly in the fast coming years


Longing to sleep in a place without dreams.
Where all ever remains and endless light beams.
Though for a while my sad heart may sigh.
A new love and joy will come by and by.

––Jude Kyrie

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :)

And, last but not least:

Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join

Want to use this picture in your albums, ina blo... more »

Fading Dream

I am weary of loving the things that don’t stay.
All loved and trusted, then passing away.
Tired of withering dreams, now all gone.
Yearning and waiting for new dreams to come.


The flowers I love will wither and fold.
Only to die faster the harder I hold.
I am weary so weary, of lost love and tears.
Withering sadly in the fast coming years


Longing to sleep in a place without dreams.
Where all ever remains and endless light beams.
Though for a while my sad heart may sigh.
A new love and joy will come by and by.

––Jude Kyrie

Have a great Wednesday everybody! :)

And, last but not least:

Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): * *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button) * – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-14 13:51:31 (52 comments, 17 reshares, 353 +1s)Open 

Fly Away With Me

Far from the world we see 
Where time stands still, 
And we can hear the angels sing! 

Fly away with me over the rainbow,
Let my love overflow 
Reflect on you and glow! 

Together we can reach the stars 
Heart to heart,   
Where only love so deep so true can rise. 

Fly away with me together 
On wings of love we can glide, 
The sun and the moon will be our hide out 
Way above this world of doubts to paradise! 

How my soul longs and my heart desires, 
To take you there and show you love 
Like you have never known. 

Fly away with me to this land of no return 
Where my heart yearns to be with you endlessly, 
Dreams become real soul mates 
Can reach their divine destiny.

––Juliet Girard

Have a great Sundayeverybody... :)
<... more »

Fly Away With Me

Far from the world we see 
Where time stands still, 
And we can hear the angels sing! 

Fly away with me over the rainbow,
Let my love overflow 
Reflect on you and glow! 

Together we can reach the stars 
Heart to heart,   
Where only love so deep so true can rise. 

Fly away with me together 
On wings of love we can glide, 
The sun and the moon will be our hide out 
Way above this world of doubts to paradise! 

How my soul longs and my heart desires, 
To take you there and show you love 
Like you have never known. 

Fly away with me to this land of no return 
Where my heart yearns to be with you endlessly, 
Dreams become real soul mates 
Can reach their divine destiny.

––Juliet Girard

Have a great Sunday everybody... :)

And, lastly:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): * *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (at the bottom of the page you will find the Donate Button) * – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-12 14:07:52 (87 comments, 32 reshares, 475 +1s)Open 

Under the Clouds

I bind the Sun's throne with a burning zone,
         And the Moon's with a girdle of pearl;
The volcanoes are dim, and the stars reel and swim,
         When the whirlwinds my banner unfurl.
From cape to cape, with a bridge-like shape,
         Over a torrent sea,
Sunbeam-proof, I hang like a roof,
         The mountains its columns be.
The triumphal arch through which I march
         With hurricane, fire, and snow,
When the Powers of the air are chained to my chair,
         Is the million-coloured bow;
The sphere-fire above its soft colours wove,
         While the moist Earth was laughing below.

   I am the daughter of Earth and Water,
         And the nursling of the Sky;
I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores;
        I change, but I cannot die.
For a... more »

Under the Clouds

I bind the Sun's throne with a burning zone,
         And the Moon's with a girdle of pearl;
The volcanoes are dim, and the stars reel and swim,
         When the whirlwinds my banner unfurl.
From cape to cape, with a bridge-like shape,
         Over a torrent sea,
Sunbeam-proof, I hang like a roof,
         The mountains its columns be.
The triumphal arch through which I march
         With hurricane, fire, and snow,
When the Powers of the air are chained to my chair,
         Is the million-coloured bow;
The sphere-fire above its soft colours wove,
         While the moist Earth was laughing below.

   I am the daughter of Earth and Water,
         And the nursling of the Sky;
I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores;
         I change, but I cannot die.
For after the rain when with never a stain
         The pavilion of Heaven is bare,
And the winds and sunbeams with their convex gleams
         Build up the blue dome of air,
I silently laugh at my own cenotaph,
         And out of the caverns of rain,
Like a child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb,
         I arise and unbuild it again.

––Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)

Have a great weekend everybody! :))

This picture is in spot 1 on the 500px Popular Page right now. :)

And, not to forget:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): *http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/** – Thank you!*___

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2014-09-11 13:36:06 (128 comments, 126 reshares, 180 +1s)Open 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The August circle was a great success and I really loved to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. There were so many great and creative black & white photos and it was really hard to pick only three winners. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | September 2014

READ THE WHOLE POST BEFORE YOU ASK FOR INCLUSION

The August circle was a great success and I really loved to combine the usual circle sharing with a challenge. There were so many great and creative black & white photos and it was really hard to pick only three winners. Thanks everybody for participating!

Now, let's get down to the PAC info... :)

I have, as you know by now, re-shaped this popular circle to make it even better and more interesting. There are quite a few changes so I recommend you to read the whole post before asking for inclusion.

Two things are very important: 1. You MUST comply EXACTLY by the rules as stated below OR you will NOT be added to the circle. 2. Do NOT use the comments for ANYTHING else than asking for inclusion as stated in this post.

I will skip the history of the previous circles since everybody knows it by now (if you don't and actually do want to inform yourself, check out any of my earlier circle posts).

One of the new things with the PAC (that is how I refer to this circle) is that I have decided to include themes and a challenge to go with that theme every time I post an announcement post (such as this one). As I then release the circle, I will announce three winning persons which in turn will receive a FREE spot (value USD 9,95, not to mention all the extra invaluable exposure that comes with that) in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this growing project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word. If the re-share is not to be found in your feed when I compile the circle, I won't add you to it.

2. ADD the +Pixativity Google+ Page to your circles. Why? Because that is where all additional info will be posted and you need to be able to see the notifications from there when I release the circle. (You need NOT add me, that is fully optional... :))

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) The only link I accept is to your theme contest entry if you decide to participate. Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is. 

This Month's PAC Challenge Theme

The theme I have chosen is TRUE LOVE. You don't have to participate in the theme challenge if you don't want to, just skip to the next section, but if you do, post a link to your entry along with your request for inclusion in the PAC in the comments and I will have a look at your picture. NO pictures from communities! Your entry must be posted publicly in your personal feed. Do NOT post links to the Lightbox View – I know how to view a picture.

Tag you entry with PixativitySeptemberChallenge using a # so that everybody can enjoy your beautiful shots.

When I release the circle, I will announce the three winners, post their images here in my feed, on the +Pixativity page, on the +Photoshop Tutorials page and, of course, on the Pixativity webpage. Each winner will receive an ONE YEAR FREE listing in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory.

Please note: Only one entry per month is allowed. You can only enter with your own original work and you must have the full copyright. You may enter an old picture and you agree to that I will post your image on the Pixativity website and the above mentioned feeds if you are one of the winners. You may not enter the challenge alone, it's for circle applicants only.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The circle will be released end of September. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-09-11 09:24:42 (69 comments, 11 reshares, 352 +1s)Open 

Foggy Forest

The fog  effect in this picture was created following the steps of the tutorial I added to Pixativity today. As you see, you can get really realistic scenes using this technique. I chose to add both background fog and some ground fog to achieve a picture with a mysterious atmosphere. Try it out yourself, it's easy and done in less than five minutes.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ –Th... more »

Foggy Forest

The fog  effect in this picture was created following the steps of the tutorial I added to Pixativity today. As you see, you can get really realistic scenes using this technique. I chose to add both background fog and some ground fog to achieve a picture with a mysterious atmosphere. Try it out yourself, it's easy and done in less than five minutes.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-09-11 08:47:11 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 74 +1s)Open 

Peter’s Secrets 3: Create a Foggy Atmosphere in a Few Simple Steps

As many of you may have noticed, I often enhance foggy pictures using a couple of Photoshop tricks to get the most out of the atmosphere. Sometimes there is not enough fog (if any at all) and I quickly want to change that to get a picture with more mood and atmosphere. In this tutorial I will show you a trick that always works and the best of it all, you don’t have to be a Photoshop genius to create pictures like the ones you see in my feed in no time at all.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-3-create-a-foggy-athmosphere-in-a-few-simple-steps/

Peter’s Secrets 3: Create a Foggy Atmosphere in a Few Simple Steps

As many of you may have noticed, I often enhance foggy pictures using a couple of Photoshop tricks to get the most out of the atmosphere. Sometimes there is not enough fog (if any at all) and I quickly want to change that to get a picture with more mood and atmosphere. In this tutorial I will show you a trick that always works and the best of it all, you don’t have to be a Photoshop genius to create pictures like the ones you see in my feed in no time at all.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-3-create-a-foggy-athmosphere-in-a-few-simple-steps/___

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2014-09-10 13:07:00 (0 comments, 7 reshares, 107 +1s)Open 

How To Get YOUR Picture To The Popular Section’s First Page On 500px.com

Many of you have asked me (and continuously do) how I manage to get so many of my pictures onto the first page of the 500px.com Popular Section so I decided to recycle and update an article I wrote last year and publish it again here on Pixativity. To the question posed, of course, there is no easy answer. But there are things you can do to increase your chances of reaching the top positions over at the 500px Pop Page. I have had some 50 pictures on the first page and 8 pictures going all the way to number one spot from the approximately 140+ pictures I have uploaded there. To that could be added that most other images reached page 3 or 2 and that all my images ended up in the Popular Section. But let’s concentrate on how to reach that desired first page in this post.

Read the rest here:
h... more »

How To Get YOUR Picture To The Popular Section’s First Page On 500px.com

Many of you have asked me (and continuously do) how I manage to get so many of my pictures onto the first page of the 500px.com Popular Section so I decided to recycle and update an article I wrote last year and publish it again here on Pixativity. To the question posed, of course, there is no easy answer. But there are things you can do to increase your chances of reaching the top positions over at the 500px Pop Page. I have had some 50 pictures on the first page and 8 pictures going all the way to number one spot from the approximately 140+ pictures I have uploaded there. To that could be added that most other images reached page 3 or 2 and that all my images ended up in the Popular Section. But let’s concentrate on how to reach that desired first page in this post.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/how-to-get-your-picture-to-the-popular-sections-first-page-on-500px-com/___

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2014-09-09 10:17:52 (53 comments, 16 reshares, 212 +1s)Open 

The Winners of the Pixativity PAC August Challenge: Creative Black & White

Time to announce the winners of the August PAC challenge but first of all, let me thank everybody for participating. I hard a hard time choosing the winners and it was great fun browsing through all the contest entries. Well done everybody!

The Winners

The winning picture was submitted by +Anthony M. and is called "The Silver Tower". A fantastic image, creative and intriguing and with a great edit as the icing of the cake. Congrats Anthony to the fantastic picture!

First runner up is +Danny Levin with his "Trees". I really like the perspective, the tones and the edit. A very creative picture in its simplicity. Congrats Danny!

Second runner up is +Berit Schurse with a picture named "The Train". It's a spooky, interesting andwe... more »

The Winners of the Pixativity PAC August Challenge: Creative Black & White

Time to announce the winners of the August PAC challenge but first of all, let me thank everybody for participating. I hard a hard time choosing the winners and it was great fun browsing through all the contest entries. Well done everybody!

The Winners

The winning picture was submitted by +Anthony M. and is called "The Silver Tower". A fantastic image, creative and intriguing and with a great edit as the icing of the cake. Congrats Anthony to the fantastic picture!

First runner up is +Danny Levin with his "Trees". I really like the perspective, the tones and the edit. A very creative picture in its simplicity. Congrats Danny!

Second runner up is +Berit Schurse with a picture named "The Train". It's a spooky, interesting and well edited picture that immediately caught my eye. Wonderful! Congrats Berit!

The winners can contact me and I will send the info-kit you need to become listed in the Pixativity Photographer's Directory (http://maps.pixativity.com). Please send your email to pixativity@gmail.com to claim your prize.

Now, let us show the winners our love. Visit their feeds and add them to your circles – these are not the only great pictures from them.

The Next PAC Challenge

The next circle/challenge will be announced this week in my feed. Welcome to participate!

Cheers,
Peter ___

2014-09-06 15:36:29 (156 comments, 168 reshares, 189 +1s)Open 

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to... more »

The Pixativity Pro/Amateur Photographer's Circle | August 2014

Time to share the AUGUST Edition of the PAC. As usual, I have sifted through each and every feed and I can promise a very interesting circle. Wonderful people taking wonderful photos. Add the circle right away! :)

If you want to be a part of the next PAC, please follow the guidelines as stated below.

This Is How To Do It (a.k.a. The Rules, a.k.a. The Guidelines)

Now, remember that you HAVE to comply with ALL the rules or I will ignore your request. I want that to be as clear as crystal. I put a lot of time and effort into this lil' project and I want to keep things as efficient as possible. Please help me by complying with the rules.

1. PLUS & RESHARE this post. You help yourself and your fellow photographers by spreading the word.

2. ADD the  CIRCLE to your circles. 

3. Please ADD A FEW WORDS about the field of photography that you are into when you ask for inclusion. That will help me immensely when I compile the next circle.

4. Please TAG a few fellow photographers that you think should have the opportunity to be in the circle as well. Please limit your choice of photographers to a maximum of five persons.

5. Please do NOT add external or internal links to albums, websites, blogs etc. in the comments. This post is neither the right place for advertisement nor for spam. Thanks. I will check your feed anyway, be sure of that. :) Not complying with this rule results in your comment being deleted. Multiple offenders will be blocked.

6. Premium & Lifetime Members of the Pixativity Photographer's Directory website are automatically included in the circle. Feel free to reshare this post though. (How to obtain a Premium or Lifetime account to the PPD can be found here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/).

7. Please do NOT use the comments to thank people who tagged you. Do that in their feed or your own feed. I need all the comment space that there is for requests. 

This Month's Theme

Will be announced in the next Announcement Post.

The Rest

If I do NOT add you to the circle there's always a reason for that.
1) You do not mainly share your own original work in your feed.
2) You are a web marketeer, SEO-specialist etc.
3) I did not like the mix of your feed (yeah, I know, it's a very subjective thing to create circles like this).
4) I just missed your comment of some reason – mistakes happen, I am only human.

Another thing: I cannot add everybody in one circle but be assured that I check ALL feeds and you are always welcome to ask for inclusion in the next edition of the PAC.

How do I know if you added me to the circle?

You don't. You will find out once the circle is being released. Asking me in the comments will render no answer. :)

Release Date

The next circle will be released end of September. 

Now, let's make this month's NEW PAC another success story. :) Get on with the resharing.

Cheers!___

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2014-09-06 09:57:12 (70 comments, 35 reshares, 366 +1s)Open 

Dreams In The Fog

The fog is an illusion—
A master of disguise, 
Which hides the tangible
Before our very eyes.

But when the fog has lifted
Everything’s still there, 
And the tangible
Only seemed to’ve disappeared.

In the early morning
Or late at night, 
The fog descends
Upon various sites.

It gives an air of mystery
That has long prevailed. 
Dangerously intriguing
Is the fog’s foggy veil.

–– Walterrean Salley

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that withoutasking for permi... more »

Dreams In The Fog

The fog is an illusion—
A master of disguise, 
Which hides the tangible
Before our very eyes.

But when the fog has lifted
Everything’s still there, 
And the tangible
Only seemed to’ve disappeared.

In the early morning
Or late at night, 
The fog descends
Upon various sites.

It gives an air of mystery
That has long prevailed. 
Dangerously intriguing
Is the fog’s foggy veil.

–– Walterrean Salley

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-09-05 10:15:09 (97 comments, 18 reshares, 400 +1s)Open 

In The Fog

There's something about fog that intrigues me. Everything looks different when the fog sets in. The landscape, the light, everything. Wouldn't you agree?

Have a great weekend everybody!

In The Fog

There's something about fog that intrigues me. Everything looks different when the fog sets in. The landscape, the light, everything. Wouldn't you agree?

Have a great weekend everybody!___

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2014-09-04 15:09:22 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 85 +1s)Open 

That Old Shoe

Once someone wore that shoe.
Looking closer at it, it doesn’t look that bad. It’s a pretty shoe.
I wonder for how long it has been laying around there in rain and sunshine, and maybe even in snow…
How did it end up where I found it?
Who wore that shoe?
Where is she now?

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/that-old-shoe/

That Old Shoe

Once someone wore that shoe.
Looking closer at it, it doesn’t look that bad. It’s a pretty shoe.
I wonder for how long it has been laying around there in rain and sunshine, and maybe even in snow…
How did it end up where I found it?
Who wore that shoe?
Where is she now?

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/that-old-shoe/___

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2014-09-03 14:34:16 (58 comments, 23 reshares, 368 +1s)Open 

Sleeping Town

“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”
― Dr. Seuss

Have a great day everybody! And a good night's sleep tonite! :)

And, then:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!

Sleeping Town

“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”
― Dr. Seuss

Have a great day everybody! And a good night's sleep tonite! :)

And, then:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-09-03 07:59:54 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 69 +1s)Open 

Google Can Help Protect Images On Google+

Last year I was part of a community (one of the moderators) on Google+ (Photo Sharing | Fighting Copyright Infringement) where the idea is to try to educate people about image copyright issues. One day one of the community members, +Spyros Papaspyropoulos, came up with an interesting idea on how Google actually can help protect people’s images on their own Google+ platform, hence this article.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/google-can-help-protect-images-on-google/

Google Can Help Protect Images On Google+

Last year I was part of a community (one of the moderators) on Google+ (Photo Sharing | Fighting Copyright Infringement) where the idea is to try to educate people about image copyright issues. One day one of the community members, +Spyros Papaspyropoulos, came up with an interesting idea on how Google actually can help protect people’s images on their own Google+ platform, hence this article.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/google-can-help-protect-images-on-google/___

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2014-09-02 10:12:03 (73 comments, 21 reshares, 336 +1s)Open 

King of the Wild Forest

I have been away from Google+ for a while since I have moved to a new place. I sold my big house and now rent another house instead. That makes me the King of the New Wild Forest. Of course, only in  the sense that I will be shooting in new areas of the same old forest. :) Like the tiger in the picture, I will be hunting, not prey, but new fresh locations for my photography. That'll be fun. 

Have a great week everybody! :))

And, lastly:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time youh... more »

King of the Wild Forest

I have been away from Google+ for a while since I have moved to a new place. I sold my big house and now rent another house instead. That makes me the King of the New Wild Forest. Of course, only in  the sense that I will be shooting in new areas of the same old forest. :) Like the tiger in the picture, I will be hunting, not prey, but new fresh locations for my photography. That'll be fun. 

Have a great week everybody! :))

And, lastly:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-08-21 19:23:07 (77 comments, 26 reshares, 428 +1s)Open 

In The Distance

To love at a distance can be torturous, as you always desire closeness to your beloved. But closeness and distance are not only physical definitions of space but also how we understand our heart. So while the physical distance between us may be great, that space may always be small within the heart. Holding close to the ones we love and trusting in that steadfastness can calm our hearts and soothe our minds no matter how far the physical distance between us. While loving another from far away may be difficult, faith in our love may keep us strong.

Have a wonderful Thursday... :)

And, not to forget;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this... more »

In The Distance

To love at a distance can be torturous, as you always desire closeness to your beloved. But closeness and distance are not only physical definitions of space but also how we understand our heart. So while the physical distance between us may be great, that space may always be small within the heart. Holding close to the ones we love and trusting in that steadfastness can calm our hearts and soothe our minds no matter how far the physical distance between us. While loving another from far away may be difficult, faith in our love may keep us strong.

Have a wonderful Thursday... :)

And, not to forget;

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-08-20 09:56:07 (79 comments, 42 reshares, 377 +1s)Open 

Dreaming Of The Milky Way

The universe is so vast. Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is just one of billions and billions of galaxies. There are more stars in the known universe than there are grains of sand on earth. It's hard to imagine that we are alone. Why should we be? What lies beyond the Universe that we can see with our telescopes today? Are there more universes? Or is it just empty black space going on forever into infinity? We will never know... I guess no one will ever know... But I will be dreaming of the Milky Way tonight. Travelling to the edge of the Universe and back...

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :))

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here:... more »

Dreaming Of The Milky Way

The universe is so vast. Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is just one of billions and billions of galaxies. There are more stars in the known universe than there are grains of sand on earth. It's hard to imagine that we are alone. Why should we be? What lies beyond the Universe that we can see with our telescopes today? Are there more universes? Or is it just empty black space going on forever into infinity? We will never know... I guess no one will ever know... But I will be dreaming of the Milky Way tonight. Travelling to the edge of the Universe and back...

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :))

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): *http://maps.pixativity.com/join/** (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!*___

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2014-08-19 18:08:53 (43 comments, 15 reshares, 255 +1s)Open 

Illusion Scene 36 Covering My Work

I was surprized when Christopher Smail from Illusion Scene 360 (a Webby-nominated online magazine that features amazing creations in art, photography, tattoo, design, and cinema) contacted me and wanted to do a piece for their e-zine with a few of my latest images. I agreed and here's the article:

http://illusion.scene360.com/art/66278/fantasy-castle-floating-on-waves/

Go check it out. :)

While you're at it, go add +Scene 360 to your circles as well. Their feed is top notch and it's no wonder that they boast a 2,5M+ followership.

Fantasy Castle Floating on Waves

More Pictures: http://buff.ly/1AsvmR1



. #art #photography #digitalart #color #colour #seascape #sea #beautiful #fantasy #reflection #reflectionphoto #reflectionphotography #mirror___Illusion Scene 36 Covering My Work

I was surprized when Christopher Smail from Illusion Scene 360 (a Webby-nominated online magazine that features amazing creations in art, photography, tattoo, design, and cinema) contacted me and wanted to do a piece for their e-zine with a few of my latest images. I agreed and here's the article:

http://illusion.scene360.com/art/66278/fantasy-castle-floating-on-waves/

Go check it out. :)

While you're at it, go add +Scene 360 to your circles as well. Their feed is top notch and it's no wonder that they boast a 2,5M+ followership.

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2014-08-19 09:24:12 (57 comments, 20 reshares, 350 +1s)Open 

Into The Crescent Moon

I want to fly away with you to the crescent moon
We wouldn't come back anytime soon
I would kiss you gently under the stars
While we watch the ascent of the beautiful Mars
Come fly with me
Come stay with me
On the tip of the crescent moon
Come kiss me
Make love to me
From midnight to noon
Let us fly away to the crescent moon
Let us not come back anytime soon...

––Peter From

Like good old Mr. Nikolai Tesla once said:

"Modern science says: 'The sun is the past, the earth is the present, the moon is the future.' From an incandescent mass we have originated, and into a frozen mass we shall turn. Merciless is the law of nature, and rapidly and irresistibly we are drawn to our doom."

How very true that is. Have a great day everybody! :)
A... more »

Into The Crescent Moon

I want to fly away with you to the crescent moon
We wouldn't come back anytime soon
I would kiss you gently under the stars
While we watch the ascent of the beautiful Mars
Come fly with me
Come stay with me
On the tip of the crescent moon
Come kiss me
Make love to me
From midnight to noon
Let us fly away to the crescent moon
Let us not come back anytime soon...

––Peter From

Like good old Mr. Nikolai Tesla once said:

"Modern science says: 'The sun is the past, the earth is the present, the moon is the future.' From an incandescent mass we have originated, and into a frozen mass we shall turn. Merciless is the law of nature, and rapidly and irresistibly we are drawn to our doom."

How very true that is. Have a great day everybody! :)

And, not to forget:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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2014-08-18 11:31:36 (102 comments, 44 reshares, 502 +1s)Open 

When The Sun Says Good-Bye

Every beautiful day comes to an end. The same goes for many other things in life. Sometimes the darkness wins over the light and you must say good-bye to someone that is very dear to you. "Life goes on", "The sun will rise again tomorrow" and "See it all from the bright side" are words easily spoken from friends and loved ones but they don't mend a broken heart. When the sun sets, it kisses the day good-bye and leaves the sky to the moon. Surely, the sun will be back tomorrow, but it will shine differently and the day that is just to begin will be another.

The memories from yesterday are what's left. The smiles and the laughters you once took for granted are but echoes in your mind. You stand alone with an aching heart and an empty soul, thinking of all the things that went wrong. 

You know that the sun... more »

When The Sun Says Good-Bye

Every beautiful day comes to an end. The same goes for many other things in life. Sometimes the darkness wins over the light and you must say good-bye to someone that is very dear to you. "Life goes on", "The sun will rise again tomorrow" and "See it all from the bright side" are words easily spoken from friends and loved ones but they don't mend a broken heart. When the sun sets, it kisses the day good-bye and leaves the sky to the moon. Surely, the sun will be back tomorrow, but it will shine differently and the day that is just to begin will be another.

The memories from yesterday are what's left. The smiles and the laughters you once took for granted are but echoes in your mind. You stand alone with an aching heart and an empty soul, thinking of all the things that went wrong. 

You know that the sun said good-bye...

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Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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2014-08-17 19:29:17 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 50 +1s)Open 

Pixativity –– More Under The Hood

The past week I have been doing some upgrading on the Pixativity website, both system- and design-wise. I think you all will like the improvements in technique, design and speed. The frontpage got itself a facelift, there’s a Newsletter feature (it comes with EXCLUSIVE FREE stuff for subscribers), more features in the Control Panel (the CP is Premium and Lifetime members only) and much more.

Read all about it here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/pixativity-more-under-the-hood/

Pixativity –– More Under The Hood

The past week I have been doing some upgrading on the Pixativity website, both system- and design-wise. I think you all will like the improvements in technique, design and speed. The frontpage got itself a facelift, there’s a Newsletter feature (it comes with EXCLUSIVE FREE stuff for subscribers), more features in the Control Panel (the CP is Premium and Lifetime members only) and much more.

Read all about it here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/pixativity-more-under-the-hood/___

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2014-08-17 12:14:46 (62 comments, 21 reshares, 246 +1s)Open 

The Colors Of Nature

People love sunrise and sunset pictures, that is a simple fact. Check Google+, 500px, Flickr or any other social network and the majority of all images are of sunrises or sunsets. I have contributed my share of the colorful image pollution to the web, that's for sure. But sunrises and sunsets are so easy to shoot and with all the smartphones around, there will be a lot more orange, yellow, red and purple in people's feeds.

Here are a few of my sunrises and sunsets, shot all around the globe (well, almost). Have a great Sunday, keep shooting colorful skies and enjoy my pictures... :)

Cheers!

And, of course:

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The Colors Of Nature

People love sunrise and sunset pictures, that is a simple fact. Check Google+, 500px, Flickr or any other social network and the majority of all images are of sunrises or sunsets. I have contributed my share of the colorful image pollution to the web, that's for sure. But sunrises and sunsets are so easy to shoot and with all the smartphones around, there will be a lot more orange, yellow, red and purple in people's feeds.

Here are a few of my sunrises and sunsets, shot all around the globe (well, almost). Have a great Sunday, keep shooting colorful skies and enjoy my pictures... :)

Cheers!

And, of course:

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2014-08-16 13:57:43 (69 comments, 44 reshares, 387 +1s)Open 

Philadelphia Nights

In my next tutorial over at the Pixativity website I will show you how to create a picture like this in less than 15 minutes. Many of you have asked me how it's done and now the time has come to reveal my nightscape workflow in the next episode of Peter's Secrets.

You will need no specific editing skills to achieve the same result as I have in this picture.

See you over @ http://maps.pixativity.com.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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Philadelphia Nights

In my next tutorial over at the Pixativity website I will show you how to create a picture like this in less than 15 minutes. Many of you have asked me how it's done and now the time has come to reveal my nightscape workflow in the next episode of Peter's Secrets.

You will need no specific editing skills to achieve the same result as I have in this picture.

See you over @ http://maps.pixativity.com.

And, of course:

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://maps.pixativity.com/join/ (the Donation button is at the bottom of the page) – Thank you!___

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2014-08-15 16:48:39 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 53 +1s)Open 

Updated: The Peter From Creative Donations License For Pictures

Through the years many people have used my pictures without asking for permission first. Not everybody does that with ulterior motives in mind but nevertheless my images are being used without due credit to me. I can’t do much about that but at least I can ask for some honesty. It’s flattering that so many people (and companies) like my pictures and artwork but it’s frustrating to see them scattered around the web without back-links and with the copyright notice stripped away. I appreciate normal social media sharing using the Share button where credits stay intact and you can see who originally shared the image (the copyright holder), it’s the irregular downloading, screen-shooting, cropping away watermarks, re-formatting etc. I turn myself against. Let’s be clear about that. Go ahead and share my pictures from myfeed usin... more »

Updated: The Peter From Creative Donations License For Pictures

Through the years many people have used my pictures without asking for permission first. Not everybody does that with ulterior motives in mind but nevertheless my images are being used without due credit to me. I can’t do much about that but at least I can ask for some honesty. It’s flattering that so many people (and companies) like my pictures and artwork but it’s frustrating to see them scattered around the web without back-links and with the copyright notice stripped away. I appreciate normal social media sharing using the Share button where credits stay intact and you can see who originally shared the image (the copyright holder), it’s the irregular downloading, screen-shooting, cropping away watermarks, re-formatting etc. I turn myself against. Let’s be clear about that. Go ahead and share my pictures from my feed using the Share button as much as you want.

Read the rest here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/the-peter-from-creative-donations-license-for-images/___

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2014-08-15 11:01:34 (49 comments, 9 reshares, 288 +1s)Open 

Summer Sights

We cannot stop the winter or the summer from coming. We cannot stop the spring or the fall or make them other than they are. They are gifts from the universe that we cannot refuse. But we can choose what we will contribute to life when each arrives.

––Gary Zukav

Have a great weekend everybody!

And, not to forget:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

Summer Sights

We cannot stop the winter or the summer from coming. We cannot stop the spring or the fall or make them other than they are. They are gifts from the universe that we cannot refuse. But we can choose what we will contribute to life when each arrives.

––Gary Zukav

Have a great weekend everybody!

And, not to forget:

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-14 13:49:39 (115 comments, 67 reshares, 518 +1s)Open 

Google+ Is Not A Lonely Road

Maybe some of you remember that my profile (or, more correctly, items in my feed) here passed the 100 million views mark exactly two weeks ago (on July 31). Curious as I am, I wanted to have a closer look at what has happened stats-wise since then.

My posts now has had 108,180,075 views in total, i.e. another 8 million plus during the two weeks. Let's break these 8,180,075 views into views per day, hour, minute and second. 

If I did my math right, my posts has had 585,291 views per day. That in turn makes 24,345 views per hour, 405 views per minute, or if you like, almost 7 views per second the past two weeks. That's pretty cool. Thank you all for popping by!

I am truly a sucker for statistics. In fact, I love to compete. Not so much with others but with myself. Every day I ride the bicycle for some 12 kilometers,... more »

Google+ Is Not A Lonely Road

Maybe some of you remember that my profile (or, more correctly, items in my feed) here passed the 100 million views mark exactly two weeks ago (on July 31). Curious as I am, I wanted to have a closer look at what has happened stats-wise since then.

My posts now has had 108,180,075 views in total, i.e. another 8 million plus during the two weeks. Let's break these 8,180,075 views into views per day, hour, minute and second. 

If I did my math right, my posts has had 585,291 views per day. That in turn makes 24,345 views per hour, 405 views per minute, or if you like, almost 7 views per second the past two weeks. That's pretty cool. Thank you all for popping by!

I am truly a sucker for statistics. In fact, I love to compete. Not so much with others but with myself. Every day I ride the bicycle for some 12 kilometers, always trying to beat my best time. If I do something in Photoshop, I want it to be better than the last piece I did and so on. I think you get the drift. :) It's the same with Google+. I want to deliver the best pictures I am capable of doing – every single day.

Having thought a few minutes about my view count here, I think it's safe to state that Google+ is no lonely road... At least not for me.

Have a great day everybody!

And, as always:

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): *http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/** – Thank you!*___

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2014-08-13 12:58:29 (60 comments, 25 reshares, 334 +1s)Open 

Winter Light Of Delight

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.”

― Lewis Carroll

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :)) 

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!

Winter Light Of Delight

I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.”

― Lewis Carroll

Have a wonderful Wednesday everybody... :)) 

Created in the crea-crazed mind of Peter From with a lil' help from Mrs. Photoshop...

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-12 17:14:53 (45 comments, 12 reshares, 373 +1s)Open 

The Magic Forest

Oh, Magic Forest
What secrets do you hide?
What magic might you keep from my eyes?
Oh, Magic Forest
I feel the light deep inside
Is that my deepest fear in disguise?
Oh, Magic Forest
The Guardian of Life
Oh, Magic Forest
Let there be no strife
Behold! I Enter your domains
Forever to stay
Oh, Magic Forest
Shine your light on me
Always

–Peter From

Don't we all love a deep green foggy forest... Close your eyes and wonders will happen... Have a great day!

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The Magic Forest

Oh, Magic Forest
What secrets do you hide?
What magic might you keep from my eyes?
Oh, Magic Forest
I feel the light deep inside
Is that my deepest fear in disguise?
Oh, Magic Forest
The Guardian of Life
Oh, Magic Forest
Let there be no strife
Behold! I Enter your domains
Forever to stay
Oh, Magic Forest
Shine your light on me
Always

–Peter From

Don't we all love a deep green foggy forest... Close your eyes and wonders will happen... Have a great day!

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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2014-08-12 14:23:14 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 65 +1s)Open 

Peter’s Secrets 2: Remove Ugly White Edge Halos

Time for the second episode of my workflow secrets. This time I want to talk about sharpening and the ugly white halos you almost always get as a result around trees, building edges etc. Most amateur photographers (and, heck some pro’s too) don’t either care about them or they don’t know how to easily remove them (some don’t even take notice of the halos). I have seen many well edited pictures that still has those ugly edge halos in them and I have seen even more pictures that are over-edited and sharpened to the other side of the universe. It’s not nice and to me that’s a big no-no. There are a few simple steps you can take to get rid of those ugly things and in this article I am going to give you a few of my treasured secret tips so that you don’t have to make that mistake ever again.

Read the whole articlehere:

more »

Peter’s Secrets 2: Remove Ugly White Edge Halos

Time for the second episode of my workflow secrets. This time I want to talk about sharpening and the ugly white halos you almost always get as a result around trees, building edges etc. Most amateur photographers (and, heck some pro’s too) don’t either care about them or they don’t know how to easily remove them (some don’t even take notice of the halos). I have seen many well edited pictures that still has those ugly edge halos in them and I have seen even more pictures that are over-edited and sharpened to the other side of the universe. It’s not nice and to me that’s a big no-no. There are a few simple steps you can take to get rid of those ugly things and in this article I am going to give you a few of my treasured secret tips so that you don’t have to make that mistake ever again.

Read the whole article here:

http://maps.pixativity.com/peters-secrets-2-remove-ugly-white-edge-halos/___

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2014-08-11 18:03:27 (81 comments, 16 reshares, 257 +1s)Open 

The Love For Moonscapes

I love the moon... Being a Cancerian, I am also governed by the Moon. Each time when a full moon occurs, I get a knee ache and I feel a bit like a werewolf... I get restless and want to get out in the night... :)

One thing's for sure... The moon is beautiful and I love to do artwork including our closest celestial neighbour...

Enjoy this series and let me know what YOU think... Both of the moon and my pictures...

Cheers!

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Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thanky... more »

The Love For Moonscapes

I love the moon... Being a Cancerian, I am also governed by the Moon. Each time when a full moon occurs, I get a knee ache and I feel a bit like a werewolf... I get restless and want to get out in the night... :)

One thing's for sure... The moon is beautiful and I love to do artwork including our closest celestial neighbour...

Enjoy this series and let me know what YOU think... Both of the moon and my pictures...

Cheers!

_Want more exposure? Check out the Pixativity Photographer's Directory here: http://maps.pixativity.com/join/._

Want to use this picture in your albums, in a blog, your website etc.? You can do that without asking for permission if you donate a small amount (at the same time you help prevent copyright infringement): http://pixativity.com/donations-peter/ – Thank you!___

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