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Margaret Tompkins106,235Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood Do you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +Landscape Photography theme.  Add the names of some of the curators and get one of them to share your photo to the theme page!!  Each week we will share the profiles of those whose photos have been selected to be shared to the theme page!!  They’re picky so share only you’re very best!!  Good luck!!  Be sure to share and follow these great folks.  They’re the Best of the Week!  #CircleShare   2014-04-13 23:51:5274501547CC G+
TechDissected545This is the +TechDissected  #Photography  circle. This is the place where we have some of the most awesome photographers on G+. However, we're looking for more to add to it. Do you fit in this circle or do you know someone that does that's not a part of it? If so, comment with the person's name and tag them so we can add them to our special #Photography  circle!2014-04-11 23:42:09186304CC G+
John Nuntiatio32,983#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport #health #tennis #europe   #asia   #america   #africa   #australia  2014-04-08 20:33:10269073CC G+
Gailen Mapes62,283Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  M - 8 of 30Note: 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 April 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting March 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-04-08 10:52:561412210CC G+
John Nuntiatio32,035#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport #health2014-04-02 19:40:104824125CC G+
Gailen Mapes60,465Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  M - 8 of 30Note: 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 March 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting Feburary 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-03-08 12:34:05146326CC G+
Monochrome World7,700February 2014 ContributorsWhat a short but amazing month we had. Thank you for all your contributions and for striving to show the quality of your work. We keep growing and improving the quality of work, and it's due to your efforts. What else can we ask for.  Your work is daily inspiration to me and I hope it is for you too. Thank you.Circle Sharing Benefits Everyone!Please remember to tag this page with both +Monochrome World and #monochromeworld  in order for me to find your work easily.To be included in this circle you must first circle this page. Hopefully I didn't miss you, but if I didn't include you be sure that you have circled the page first so I can include you in the Contributors Circle of the month.Lastly, a reminder that we have two specific days for unique postings: #otherthanbwwednesday  and #sepiasaturday  Again, thank you, +andi rivarola +Circles Circles Circles +Share Your Circle +Circle Distribution +MY CIRCLES +Shared Circles Magic G+  #circleshared   #sharingiscaring   #circleshare   #circleoftheday   #circle  2014-03-04 04:38:3138312767163CC G+
Cristian Teodoridis2,715And this is my circle with the top (professional) photographers on Google+. Enjoy!2014-02-18 18:34:27494023CC G+
Gailen Mapes59,426Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera M  - 8 of 30Note: 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 January 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting December 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-02-08 12:12:081444513CC G+
Gailen Mapes57,883Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera M - 8 of 30Note: 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 January 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting December 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-01-08 11:37:231446311CC G+
Andréa Dizzy5,635Some of the best artists and fellow photographers I have found here on G+.... this is an ever evolving circle #ns   #sharedcircles   #artcircles  2013-11-13 17:08:51134416CC G+
Andréa Dizzy3,954The most AMAZING Plussers EVER!!! Seriously some of the most awesome people I have ever talked to are right here in this circle!! #ns   #circleshare   #diamondcircle   #awesomecircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #circleofplussers   #circlesharing   #circleoftheday   #sharedcircleoftheday   #fridaycircle   #circlesharefriday  2013-09-13 14:20:52501747CC G+
Gailen Mapes42,661Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to September 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting August 15th.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle  #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle  #handpickedcircles Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles cre2013-09-04 20:33:5938323718CC G+
Gailen Mapes40,171Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to August 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting JAugust 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle  #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle  #handpickedcircles Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles creat2013-08-18 10:44:1136918217CC G+
Andréa Dizzy3,432#followfriday   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #awesomeness   #awesomepeople   #awesomecircle   #bestofthebest  2013-08-02 15:30:14371326CC G+
Michael Muraz15,906********************************************************                           European Photographers Circle #7                                          July 2013 version********************************************************The +European Photo page is happy to present the latest version of the European Photographers circle. People in this circle are photographers living in Europe and mostly sharing images from Europe. This new version has 25 new photographers and amounts to almost 500 people!Sharing is caringWe ask that people in this circle or people interested in this project, please share this post, +1 this post, and leave a comment.  Your support is greatly appreciated by +European Photo  and the curators.How to be includedIf you're not in this circle and you want to be included in the next version of the circle (which is published every month), here are the requirements: - leave a comment on the original post (not on re-shares) saying you want to be part of the next version - you need to be living in Europe at the moment (you don't need to have a European nationality) - people not sharing their own work, or sharing a lot of not photography-related posts will not be consideredYou DON'T need to re-share this circle, but it's always appreciated.Share your images with the pageRemember to tag your photographs of European life-style, landscapes culture, history, architecture, etc... with the tag #EuropeanPhotography +European Photo curated by +Susanne Ramharter +Ela Kupiec +Jean-Louis LAURENCE +Janusz Brakoniecki +Carlos Duarte and +Michael Muraz.If you are interested in joining our team, please send me a private message.2013-08-01 15:58:1448111065138CC G+
Luthfi Zuhairansyah0Hai, Sore.. Join To The SEO Circles ClubTo remain in this circle please complete all steps:1) +1 this post2) Comment on this post3) SHaRe THiS CiRCLe PuBLiCLYTo get added to this circle for the next share:1) +1 this post2) Comment on this post3) SHaRe THiS CiRCLe PuBLiCLY4) Add this circle #Circleshare   #Circles  2013-07-26 10:19:585001014CC G+
Douglas J. Shumway702This is one of my favorite  #sharedcircles . #Engagers  that actually engage.  2013-07-18 17:53:39376808CC G+
Gailen Mapes35,700Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to July 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting July 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle  #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle  #handpickedcircles Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by2013-07-18 11:57:1637613411CC G+
Gailen Mapes33,485Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to July 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting June 15th.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles  #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle  #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle  Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by 2013-07-04 15:49:0838012113CC G+
Michael Muraz15,235**********************************************************                              European Photographers Circle 6.0                                             June 2013 version**********************************************************The +European Photo page is happy to present the new version of the European Photographers circle. People in this circle are photographers living in Europe and mostly sharing images from Europe. This new version has over 40 new photographers!Sharing is caringWe ask that people in this circle or people interested in this project, please share this post, +1 this post, and leave a comment.  Your support is greatly appreciated by +European Photo  and the curators.How to be includedIf you're not in this circle and you want to be included in the next version of the circle (which is published every month), here are the requirements: - leave a comment on the original post (not on re-shares) saying you want to be part of the next version - you need to be living in Europe at the moment (you don't need to have a European nationality) - people not sharing their own work, or sharing a lot of not photography-related posts will not be consideredYou DON'T need to re-share this circle, but it's always appreciated.Share your images with the pageRemember to tag your photographs of European life-style, culture, history, architecture, etc... with the tag #EuropeanPhotography +European Photo curated by +Susanne Ramharter, +Ela Kupiec, +Jean-Louis LAURENCE, +Janusz Brakoniecki, +Carlos Duarte and +Michael Muraz.If you are interested in joining our team, please leave a comment or send me a private message.2013-06-28 19:12:53456633967CC G+
Jim Warthman15,004Today I passed 15,000 followers! Thank you all very much for your kind appreciation and interest in my work! I am honored that 15,000 people enjoy my photography and have chosen to add me to their circles. I especially appreciate those of you who take the time to read my posts and comment on my work. I am truly humbled by this, and hope I can continue to share content that you’ll find interesting and worthy of being included in your circles.And special thanks to +Margaret Tompkins! I connected with Margaret soon after joining G+ and she has been mentoring me ever since. I credit my own G+ presence largely to Margaret’s wonderful influence!To commemorate this milestone, I’m sharing this Thank You Circle. Unfortunately, I can’t include all 15,000 of you in a circle - but I’ve selected those who’ve helped me on my G+ journey. This circle has some wonderful people who are highly engaging, interactive, thoughtful, and share outstanding content in their own streams.Last but not least, I’d love for you to introduce yourself in the comments below.Thank you all very much and, as always, Share and Enjoy! #Circleshare  #SharedCircles2013-06-18 14:34:0841343627CC G+
Gailen Mapes31,697Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q  - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to June 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting June 1st.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles#sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles#pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle#thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle  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.2013-06-18 12:48:4139115213CC G+
David Bowden36,873Folks...It's that time again...Hey Google+It's my B&W circle share time! Each photographer in the circle is personally reviewed before being added. If you like B&W photography this is the circle of people to take a look at. PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>2013-06-08 09:47:35493191026CC G+
Gailen Mapes30,967Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to June 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting Msy 15th.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircleNote: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +2013-06-04 10:49:533999010CC G+
Charles Lupica66,743          Top 1000 most followed active        photographers sharing content on G+                  Circle One: J to ZThis  is the second of two circles,  The first was shaerd on 16 May here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103236949470535942612/posts/FPsHj9E2QEo.  The circles have been divided alphabetically to help give more exposure to people with fewer followers and shared at different times to help keep down the stream saturation. Please plus, comment and share.  This circle has no requirements for future participation but your support and encouragement is appreciated. It has been two weeks since I announced my intent to update my circle of the 500 most followed photographers on G+.  I decided to do things a bit differently this time and so I'll share the top 1000.   To build the circles and the list I enlisted the aid of  +Bill Wood +Gemma Costa +Jen Baptist +Katy Houlne and +Margaret Tompkins   They built circles and vetted profiles.  My starting point for this was a list of 2000 names generously provided to me by +CircleCount. I would to thank each for their help.I have chosen the name of the circle carefully to try to accurately represent the contents of what will be in the two circles. The script / finding namesThe script was provided by CircleCount and looks through the tagline of every profile on CircleCount to find the word "photo" or "foto".  If a photographer doesn't have a CircleCount profile they won't be found.  If one of these two words isn't in their tagline, they won't be found.  A few people I know have fallen into this flaw in my thinking.  To fix this, CircleCount has asked me to provide a "whitelist" of names that the script misses.  The white-list list adds another 30 or so names to the result.   Keyword world a personal viewpointIf you don't use the word photographer to describe yourself how do you expect people to find you in a search. "Searcher of cute pixels", "Creative spirit that makes art out of light"; these might be poetic, they might touch your soul but the world looks for content based on keyword searches.  SEO is going to do the same. Consider carefully the words sou use to describe yourself if you want people to find you using search technology. How was the list processedThe list was sorted by the level of activity.  People that hadn't posted in the last month (approximately April 5 to May 5th) were removed from the list.  This included people that hadn't posted or people that had posted only once in the past 4 weeks.  Again, this has some flaws but I'm mostly happy with the results.  People who are posting only in private communities o2013-05-18 13:17:2050113386127CC G+
Gailen Mapes30,231Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to May 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting Msy 1st.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-05-18 11:31:4139817417CC G+
Gailen Mapes28,791Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to May 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting April 15th.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-05-01 10:25:573861929CC G+
Gailen Mapes27,196Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to April 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting April 1st.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-04-18 10:40:273981217CC G+
Gailen Mapes25,777Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to April 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting March 15th.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-04-04 10:55:2739712311CC G+
Gailen Mapes25,152Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to March 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting March 2nd.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-03-18 11:03:3739320312CC G+
Gailen Mapes24,600Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to March 2nd for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting February 15th.)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 #handpickedcircles   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-03-04 11:19:243881357CC G+
Curating Content on Google+0The new Pʜᴏᴛᴏɢʀᴀᴘʜʏ ENGAGERS Cɪʀᴄʟᴇ is out!  Many people are sitting out this week, but there are a lot of new ones too!  Great participation last week!!Quick start instructions:➀ post a link to a G+ photo in the comments below,➁  check out some photos from others and +1 and comment on them,➂ publicly share this circle-post, from a new friend's stream (instead of ours)➃ add this circle, and refresh it every week.You will be added (or stay in) the circle share next week!  Questions?  Ask in comments below - you'll get help!Full story: This circle is for meeting engaging G+ users about photography.  The interaction happens mainly in the comments, but of course re-shares too.  Post a link to a photo from your stream during the last week in the comments below.  It can be your photo or someone else's.  Then from the comments here, check out someone's link, and comment on / critique that photo.  Try to pick someone new each week, so you will meet new people and make new friends (more than 1 is ok too).  Re-sharing their circle-share helps them learn about Ripples!Results: your photos will get more exposure, you will be circled more, and you'll find active people to add to your stream.  Re-sharing this circle is highly recommended, and some form of engagement is mandatory.  That will result in a curated circle that's always fresh!  If you drop out for any reason, you can get back in at any time by adding content & engaging in the current weekly circle!This will be done once per week, starting fresh again.  It is for active G+'ers that want more interaction and exposure. This is a hybrid idea, taking the best parts of circle sharing, communities, and G+, and rolling them into one! Biggest Ripple last week: (click drop-down circle with triangle in upper right corner to see Ripples) was 3 Deep: +Pål Børsting, +Ivani Marcondes, and ourselves. Runners-up, with 2 Deep: +Trever McGhee +Marilyn Benham +Andrey Mashnich +Niklas Hartz +Sara Schiavi +Andreas Levi +Mikhail Petrovsky +2013-02-28 20:04:102781783659CC G+
Margaret Tompkins44,841The Landscape Photography Community Proudly Announces it's Best of the Best for February, 2013 !!  Check the Inspiration Category in the Community for all the great landscapes produced by these great landscape photographers.  Each photographer here has had at least one photograph selected for the Inspiration category.  These are the photographers who have inspired us in February!!Your Landscape Photography Moderators +Jay Patel +Varina Patel +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +David Heath Williams +Bill Wood +David Pilasky +Michael Riffle +Greg Griffin  invite you to share your landscape photographs with the community.  Perhaps you too can join the great photographers in our next Inspirational Circle!!   Share and Enjoy !! #Sharedcircles   #Circleshare  2013-02-27 13:44:248726634CC G+
Ireland5,762Ireland Photographers and Artists   #Ireland   #IrishPhotographers #IrishArtists  This circle includes professional, amateur, part-time, full-time photographers and artists. Some live in Ireland, others live abroad and come over to visit. All share one thing n common: they are wonderful talented people who capture the many moods, the beauty and the true spirit of Ireland. Thank you for sharing your work with us and for sharing your work with the Ireland community.If you follow the Ireland page or you are a member of the Ireland community and regularly share photos of Ireland and we have inadvertently left you out of this circle, please comment below. If you have been notified, you are included in the circle.(The Ireland page and community is owned by  +Eileen O'Duffy  )2013-02-25 20:52:5111524214CC G+
Ireland5,699Ireland Photographers and Artists   #Ireland  #IrishPhotographers #IrishArtists This circle includes professional, amateur, part-time, full-time photographers and artists. Some live in Ireland, others live abroad and come over to visit. All share one thing n common: they are wonderful talented people who capture the many moods, the beauty and the true spirit of Ireland. Thank you for sharing your work with us and for sharing your work with the Ireland community.If you follow the Ireland page or you are a member of the Ireland community and regularly share photos of Ireland and we have inadvertently left you out of this circle, please comment below.(The Ireland page and community is owned by +Eileen O'Duffy    )2013-02-21 21:02:57100216CC G+
Gailen Mapes24,183Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to February 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting February 1st.)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 #handpickedcircles  #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles  #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle2013-02-19 12:34:243941226CC G+
David Bowden36,340B&W Circle Share - Feb 5, 2013Hey Google+This is the largest B&W circle of photographers on Google+. Each photographer in the circle is personally reviewed before being added. If you like B&W photography this is the circle of people to take a look at. PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>2013-02-05 08:22:29501482659CC G+
Gene Bowker45,842First Name N-SThe #photographerstofollow  2013 #alphabetcircles Curated by +Gene Bowker So who are these folks? And why are they photographers to follow?First of all.. this circle contains a bunch of my closest friends on G+. The folks that I spend the most time "with" on here.  There are a bunch of great photographers and just as importantly "good people" here.1) Active : They have posted within the last month. With the holidays a lot of folks have slowed down but these folks are still there. Yes, I visited each stream.2) Original These photographers are sharing mostly  "THEIR OWN WORK" and their stream is mostly photography. 3) Interactive : I try to find folks who are interactive and comment on their own posts and the posts of others.There are some names you will recognize in here for sure but there are also some folks you probably don't know yet. Hopefully you will take some time to check them out and see if they have room in your circles.Any omissions are wholy on me too as no one asked for did anything to be included in here.I hope you'll reshare in your stream!Why?I love it when people take the time to reshare these circles.It allows my friends to be introduced to your friends.. and promotes some great photography on G+.Not in hereThere is no need to ask for inclusion.  I add folks as I come across them,  you can read more about how I select athttps://plus.google.com/111112809838472063992/posts/NeJZXLJ6oQBBe Original. Be Active. Be Interactive.There is a good chance we'll cross paths before I share the circles again.NoteI'll be sharing the remainder of the alphabet this week before my new job starts next week. Want to make sure everyone gets their moment in the G+ sun.Here are the #alphabetcircles for 2013A-Chttps://plus.google.com/111112809838472063992/posts/YUPre2B2kckD-Ghttps://plus.google.com/111112809838472063992/posts/4ZJPzcPtrizH-Jhttps://plus.google.com/111112809838472063992/posts/eKB7DCAVG3tK-Mhttps://plus.google.com/u/0/111112809838472063992/posts/HvFzPoFpE7CN-Shttps://plus.google.com/u/0/111112809838472063992/posts/TX3VXzpLCeWT-Zhttps://plus.google.com/u/0/111112809838472063992/posts/THeMhf2Am7f2013-01-30 12:17:533521246684CC G+
Gailen Mapes21,479Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to January 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting December 15th.)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 #circleoftheda2013-01-04 11:41:2238421211CC G+
Eileen O'Duffy11,884This is my Irish circle of friends. These people are either Irish or living and working in Ireland. They include a mixture of photographers, artists, writers, educators, technology, business people and more. Some don’t post very often, some only share limited to their circles. But they all have one thing in common: I know them, they are good people and genuine people and I always enjoy their posts. If I’ve left somebody out by mistake, please let me know. I’m so delighted to have met some of you through this Ireland community over the last week, I’d never have found you otherwise! 2012-12-20 23:22:44362215CC G+
Gailen Mapes20,455Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to December 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting December 1st.)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 #circleoftheday2012-12-18 11:48:3138124110CC G+
Canon Users10,669Some more of our great +Canon Users followers!Thanks for your support!2012-11-29 16:26:0649326931CC G+
Gailen Mapes18,460Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see:https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to November 18th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting November 1st.)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 #circleoftheday2012-11-18 12:31:453791136CC G+
Gailen Mapes17,578Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to November 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting October 15th.)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 #circleoftheday2012-11-04 11:46:4638917310CC G+
David Bowden34,725"The" B&W Circle on Google+Everyone, its that time again (well I am a few days late) to share the B&W circle. Last month we had hit 500 officially. This month we are at 497 as some people had dropped off or quit using Google+.This circle is a selection of personally reviewed and selected photographers who shoot a large portion (40% or more) of their work in B&W.There are some excellent artists in this circle. I encourage you to take a look at their work and share the circle. This circle is in the top 100 shared on Google+ thanks to all of you.PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>2012-10-23 04:39:52497602657CC G+
Daniel Norman32,455+Photography Goolge Plus Photographers Circle #1from G+ Photographers list #1https://plus.google.com/106133480923323663427/posts/74b7nXnAhrk#photography   #streetphotography   #streetpics   #benchsaturday   #art   #photographers   #photo   #circles   #photowalk   #photowalkslondon   #photowalkparis   #photowalkla   #photowalknyc   #scottkelbyphotowalk   #filmfriday   #filmphotography   #plusstreetphotography   #landscapephotography   #landscape   #naturephotography   #nature   #portraittuesday   #portraitphotography   #portrait   #fineartphotography   #fineart   #nudephotography   #nude   #travelphotography   #travel   #visualart   #artist   #artwork   #monochromemonday   #monochrome   #Caturday #TreeTuesday2012-10-19 17:21:1344710913CC G+
Gailen Mapes16,547Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to October 15th for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting October 1st.)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/about2012-10-18 10:55:2039314413CC G+
Margaret Tompkins30,121>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Great Photographers With < 25,000 Followers>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The photographers here are all in my personal circles.  The choices are mine and mine alone.  No one asked, begged, or pleaded to belong.  No bribes were offered or accepted.  These are the people that I follow because I appreciate their great quality photography and their interaction.  Most I have met as I help curate several of the photography themes.  *There are NO requirements to share this circle*.  I would appreciate the people in this circle plus the post, leave a comment, and share the circle as public.  Each profile has been verified by me.  Each has < 25,000 followers (when they were put into the circle), and most have between 10,000 and 25,000 followers.  They each have high quality original photography content.  You won’t find many animated gifs!  Landscape Photography:  I invite everyone to check out the +Landscape Photography  #LandscapePhotography  theme.  If you want to impress me, that’s the place to do it!!  Post a great landscape that will get my attention.  See the About tab for all the details.I wasn’t included, what do I do?  If you meet the criteria, weren’t included, but think you should be, then leave me a comment.  Maybe I don’t know about you.  There are millions of people on G+ and I don’t know everyone.  However, I’ll be happy to have a look at your work if you will call it to my attention.  Start posting landscapes that get my attention (see above)!!There’s a really great photographer XXX that you didn’t include.  Please feel free to recommend qualified people.  I discover new people every day and would be happy to look at their work.  Please make sure that the recommended person meets the criteria.  If they don’t then that tells me a lot about you! #Circleshare   #Sharedcircles  2012-10-08 18:04:38500340126271CC G+
Gailen Mapes15,527Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera L-Q - 4 of 14Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. I have had to split some circles because they exceeded 500 members.I am now sharing one circle per day, for the reason see: https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/posts/RrPNTzHhQuHAs before these circles are photographers that I admire. They also have "more photos, less spam." There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).Be sure to get all 14 circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to October 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting September 15th.)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/about2012-10-04 10:47:3538420716CC G+


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2014-04-09 21:34:42 (8 comments, 4 reshares, 36 +1s)

"Storm Clouds over Lough Tay"

I had to stop on the way back home after shooting the waterfall image ( here https://plus.google.com/116143938603101885158/posts/LPaBSroiTBh ) as the clouds and light was magic. I love the 3D like feel to the image as the foreground rock jump out of the image. 
It's not your normal picture postcard image from Lough Tay, but I don't care as this is my image. 
The shadows and highlight area don't look the best in this low res jpeg (175kb) compared to the 252 MB original file. Believe me there is bucket loads of detail in the forest on the right & left shadow area.

#ireland   #landscape   #photography   #irelandphotography   #landscapephotography   #photoofireland   #hqsplandscape   #hqspmonochrome   #europeanphotography   #amazinglandscapes   #thephotocommunity     #amazingearth     
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2014-04-06 18:35:47 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

March 2014 Contributors

Another exceptional month of art and beauty in monochrome thanks to these fascinating and generous photographers. Glad to see so much talent and artistry. 

Those included have shared their work and added our page to their circles. Can't add you back without you adding us. 

Please always tag your images with both #monochromeworld  and +Monochrome World so we can better find your posts.

Also, don't forget our current two themes: #otherthanbwwednesday  and #sepiasaturday  where you can further specifically share your work in these two fields.

Note 1: please post to Public (not Private or Extended Circles) for better reach to your posts, and because we do not re-share posts with these restrictions. 
Note 2: Posts to Communities can only be commented by community members, so once again, try to post toPublic... more »

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2014-04-05 12:20:07 (10 comments, 6 reshares, 36 +1s)

"Aghla More from The Bog"

I'm nearly finished with going through my images from the 2-Day trip to Errigal last month.
Here we have Aghla More, on the left and Muckish Mountain, on the right with the top covered in clouds. The composition was set up to include the foreground bog on the right to mirror Aghla More. The foreground was also in shade as the early morning sun hadn't peeked over the Derryveagh Mountains behind me. Once you see the connection between the foreground bog and Aghla More your eye is drawn along the water line of the bog.

#ireland   #landscape   #photography   #irelandphotography   #landscapephotography   #photoofireland   #hqsplandscape   #hqspmonochrome   #europeanphotography   #amazinglandscapes   #thephotocommunity    #amazingearth      
 #monochromeworld  +Monochrome World 
+Ireland 
+HQSPMonochrome +HQSP L... more »

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2014-04-05 10:25:18 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 3 +1s)

For one week only, score 50% off all Millar Series packs while supplies last! http://shop.fstopgear.com/us/products/millar.html

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2014-04-01 15:58:58 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Adam Clark is the featured photographer in this week's Adventure Photo Newsletter. Read the edition here: http://fstopgear.com/news/2014-04/adventure#.UzrAsFcqfOt

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2014-03-29 14:37:58 (12 comments, 2 reshares, 14 +1s)

How Sharp is it ??

If you have being following my posts on Google+, you will know I use the Canon 24mm TS-E Mk2 lens on the 5D Mk2 all of the time for my landscape photography.

Why ?
The answer is simple, and it's this : It's one of the best if not the best Lens from Canon. It's sharp and the contrast is great. The quality of the images from this lens is better than the 24mm fixed L'series lens from Canon.
However, it gets better.  As this is a tilt and shift lens you can achieve crazy Depth of Field (DOF) at any aperture setting. Set the aperture to say f/8 or f/11 and tilt the lens down you will get a images which is sharp from the tip of your nose to infinity. 

Look at the attacked image. Both cameras were manually focused at the same point. I used a point in the middle of the frame so as too remove any differences from sensor / lens size. Onew... more »

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2014-03-20 23:09:58 (18 comments, 12 reshares, 85 +1s)

Delvin River, The Poisoned Glen

Before you get into the Glen proper you walk along a path and pass a small bridge over the Delvin river.I walked along the river banks for about 100 meters and spotted this view of the river with the Poisoned Glen in the background.  


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 #monochromeworld  +Monochrome World 
+Ireland 
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2014-03-20 21:57:46 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)

Finally made the new website design with +PhotoShelter live.

http://www.blackandwhite.ie

#photoshelter   #websitedesign   #blackandwhitephotography   #ireland  

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2014-03-17 17:47:35 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 16 +1s)

Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

It is easy to see from this true-color image why Ireland is called the Emerald Isle. Intense green vegetation, primarily grassland, covers most of the country except for the exposed rock on mountaintops. Ireland owes its greenness to moderate temperatures and moist air. The Atlantic Ocean, particularly the warm currents in the North Atlantic Drift, gives the country a more temperate climate than most others at the same latitude. The cloud-free view shown here is extremely rare. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured the image on October 11, 2010, a time of year when Irish weather alternates between rainstorms from the west and cool, dry weather brought by high-pressure systems known as anticyclones. Read more at http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=49687&src=googleplus #StPatricksDay#... more »

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2014-03-17 14:41:23 (4 comments, 2 reshares, 24 +1s)

Happy #StPatricksDay! Are you wearing something #00ff00 today?

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2014-03-15 14:49:45 (11 comments, 6 reshares, 60 +1s)

Errigal Mt. & Dunlewy Lough

I have never seen the water in the lake so high, as you can see or not in this case, the base of the tree in the foreground. Settled in for the afternoon with my packed lunch waiting for the right light to arrive on Errigal mountain top and the clouds to separate. 

I posted a few Instagram images  from here ( Link : http://mononeil.photoshelter.com/#!/instagram ) so you can have a quick peek.

Using the Canon 24mm TS-E Mk2 lens on the Canon 5D Mk2 to stitch 3 images together to produce this 40 megapixel image. The level of detail and sharpness amazing :-)

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 #monochromeworld  +MonochromeWorld 
+Irela... more »

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2014-03-11 23:30:28 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)

#irelandinspires

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2014-03-08 11:48:12 (34 comments, 14 reshares, 288 +1s)

An Earagail & An Eachla Mhor.

Thats the Irish names for the two mountains in this image or you could say Errigal Mountain and Aghla More.

After looking out the hotel window early on the monday morning to see a clear blue sky, I decided to go back to bed and have relaxing breakfast. No point going out to shoot in that weather is there ?
Well not turn really. The image I was after needed the sun to in a certain position and hopefully the clouds would arrive in time.
I love the looks you get from passing cars. The road is over on the far left side of the image and I had to stand in the bog waiting for the cars to pass, the clouds reflections in the water and the sun to pop the shadows on the mountains. No too much to happen all at the same time.

#ireland       #landscape   #photography   #irelandphotography   #landscapephotography   #photoofireland  #hqspla... more »

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2014-03-05 23:27:30 (9 comments, 4 reshares, 37 +1s)

The Poisoned Glen

A closer view of The Poisoned Glen in this image. After a short drive down in the Glen and a 10 mins walk along  the path this is the view you see. 

#ireland       #landscape   #photography   #irelandphotography   #landscapephotography   #photoofireland   #hqsplandscape   #hqspmonochrome   #europeanphotography   #amazinglandscapes   #thephotocommunity   #wicklowmountains   #amazingearth       #monochromeworld  
+Ireland 
+HQSP Monochrome +HQSP Landscape +Monochrome World +European Photo +Canon Users +Amazing Earth 

2014-03-05 14:32:16 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Come join Yosemite Legend +Michael Frye and the +Landscape Photography Show Team on Tuesday March 11th.  One of the most popular Photographers on G+ will join us to talk about Creating a sense of depth in landscape photographs. Michael Frye is the author of several books including, The Photographer’s guide to Yosemite, Landscapes in Lightroom 5, Yosemite Meditations, and more. Michael loves to share his knowledge and help others with Landscape Photography and processing! 

Be sure to circle the +Landscape Photography Show page!!  We have a new look and a new URL!!

Share your favorite landscape photographs that show a sense of near to far depth to the event.  Maybe one of the panelists will select your photo as the Show Starter and give you a shout out on air!!

Join the fun on Tuesday March 11, 2014 PDT: 7PM, MDT:... more »

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2014-03-04 22:29:58 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

New N&L newsletter is up today. This edition features Ted Leeming & +Morag Paterson. Check it out: http://fstopgear.com/news/2014-03/nature-landscape#.UxX38YW3uJk

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2014-03-02 15:08:14 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

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2014-03-01 14:12:22 (9 comments, 7 reshares, 63 +1s)

Storm Clearing over The Poisoned Glen.

I was up in Donegal last weekend as I had to visit a couple of customers on Monday and give a talk to Letterkenny Photo Club Monday night. I was after two images, one from Errigal Mountain and the other form The Poisoned Glen which is on the opposite of the road.
The weather not not good driving up over the 4 hours. However when I got to Letterkenny the conditions started to look interesting and I just might get what I was after. 
Well that was an understatement as I came away with over 12 images from the Derryveagh Mountains form Sunday afternoon and Monday morning. I very productive little trip.
Here we have The Poisoned Glen from the viewpoint at the side of the main road. The iPhone images I posted were from down in the Glen and I will post that image during the week.

#ireland       #landscape   #photography  #irel... more »

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2014-03-01 13:41:16 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

LPM Issue 37 is out now!

We have 2 exclusives this month – The Little Stopper review & Charlie Waite interview.

Fully packed with superb articles and stunning photography, check it out.
http://landscapephotographymagazine.com/magazine/issue-37/

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2014-03-01 00:10:47 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 11 +1s)

Charity Print Sale to aid the Teenage Cancer Trust
A Quiet Moment | Unique Limited Edition Print - 1 Only.
 
A little over five months ago, Judith Beattie from Bridge of Weir was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. At the age of 20, Judith had everything ahead of her. She had just started her final year at studying at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DoJ) in Dundee and was generally enjoying life. She has spent the best part of the last 5 months undergoing intensive treatment at the Beatson Cancer Clinic in Glasgow. 

This week Judith's twin sister Katie has organised an exhibition at the Glasgow Skypark with the help of Life With Art, to raise funds for the Teenage Cancer Trust. I only found out about the exhibition this evening, but I have donated a unique Limited Edition print titled A Quiet Moment which will be available topu... more »

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2014-02-25 19:40:14 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Issue 70 now live with articles from David Ward, Joe Cornish, Tim Parkin, David Tolcher and Clive Vosper
http://onl.la/1dt5urh

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2014-02-23 18:57:36 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 21 +1s)

What's in store for you over the next couple of weeks Errigal & Derryveagh Mountains

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2014-02-22 13:28:21 (7 comments, 8 reshares, 58 +1s)

St Kevin's Way.

Look to the left above the ruin and this is the location of the waterfall from the past couple of images. Clouds came a rolling in and I was starting to get hungry. However I just had to walk down the river a bit to capture this normal image from St Kevin's Way before I headed back down the mountains to Laragh for a bit to eat.
I have a couple more images from the trip to follow in the next couple of weeks.


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2014-02-17 19:01:48 (4 comments, 6 reshares, 101 +1s)

The Waterfall.

Here is the view of the waterfall tucked up against the rock outcrop under the tree from the previous image looking town towards St Kevin's Way and the Vale of Glendasan in the Wicklow Mountains.

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2014-02-15 11:18:01 (22 comments, 15 reshares, 338 +1s)

The other view of the waterfall.

Here we have the view of the waterfall as you walk up the mountain. And there are 2 little falls. The rocks and tree on the right show the camera position. You can just about see Tonelagee Mt in the background covered in low clouds while the sun was out over my direction. Hard to capture an image without my shadow and the tripod but I did manage to get it.

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#BTPMonochromePro +BTP Monochrome Pro +Carey St. Hilaire +Best Top Photographer Group
+Ireland +HQSP Landscape +HQSP Monochrome +Monochrome World +European Photo +Canon Users 

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2014-02-12 23:27:06 (13 comments, 7 reshares, 93 +1s)

Camaderry Waterfall

This is the "Arty" version of the waterfall from Camaderry Mountain, at St Kevin's Way in the Wicklow Mountains ( ie the view from  the last post ). I'm still working on the image from the Canon with the TS-E lens and that will come next week so we can compare the two versions.

 
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#sony   #leefilters   #monochromeworld  
#BTPMonochromePro +BTP Monochrome Pro +Carey St. Hilaire +Best Top Photographer Group
+Ireland +HQSP Landscape +HQSP Monochrome +Monochrome World +Sony +ZEISS Group +European Photo 

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2014-02-09 22:35:29 (11 comments, 0 reshares, 18 +1s)

St Kevin's Way.

A sneak look at the location from todays shoot.

+Ireland +f-stop 

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2014-02-08 13:25:43 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 20 +1s)

Duotone Rocks & Wave

A sample of the Duotone image that I am using for the book printing "Shades of Ireland". This is the size of the waves I was having on the east coast while the west coast had 20-30 foot waves. 

What do you guys thing of the colour ??


#ireland      #landscape   #photography   #irelandphotography   #landscapephotography   #photoofireland   #monochrome   #hqsplandscape   #hqspmonochrome   #europeanphotography   #amazinglandscapes   #thephotocommunity #monochromeworld     #clogherhead #louth  #port beach  #amazingearth  #sony   #leefilters  

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2014-02-04 23:14:05 (0 comments, 6 reshares, 12 +1s)

DIY WiFi Raspberry Pi Touchscreen Camera:

http://learn.adafruit.com/diy-wifi-raspberry-pi-touch-cam #opensource

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2014-02-03 23:21:07 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 2 +1s)

Free Version of issue 36 • Download Yours Now!

Click the button in the editors letter.

http://landscapephotographymagazine.com/magazine/issue-36/

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2014-02-03 20:09:47 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 24 +1s)

Clogherhead

This is the image taken from the spot the last post "Me and me Shadow" was from, Clogherhead, Co Louth. This is on the east coast of Ireland.  While the country has being hit by very bad weather of late with high winds and water levels the north east coast had not being effected to such a degree.  At the same time this was taken the west coast had 20-30 foot waves. Me none. I did get a couple images of some small waves at Port Beach which is over the other side of the headland on the left. I had to wait for 1-2 hours for the clouds to arrive as up until this point I had a clear blue sky. 


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2014-02-02 18:38:18 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

Me and me Shadow 

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2014-02-01 11:24:12 (4 comments, 5 reshares, 41 +1s)

Looking the other way

We are still on top of Sugar Loaf Mountain, but this time looking the other direction into the heart of the Wicklow Mountains as the clouds start to bring the rain. I did manage to finish my quick lunch and start the walk back down before the showers arrived. I have one more image from the journey back down. It was hard to shade the front elements of the lens and Lee filters as I didn't have my full f-stop backpack with me. My woolly hat on my hand did the trick as I had a great deal of flair coming in from the left. It's times like this that I wish my 11 year old son was a bit taller so I can use him as a sun block.


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2014-01-31 22:40:37 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)

FREE EBOOK! I have put together an ebook called "Allegheny Autumn Highlands." The book features my favorite autumn images from trips to the West Virginia Highlands over the past 15 years. You can download your free copy here:
http://josephrossbach.com/#/page/allegheny-autumn-highlands/

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2014-01-27 18:44:29 (0 comments, 4 reshares, 31 +1s)

Form the Top.

Looking down on South County Dublin from the top of The Sugar Loaf.
I like the way the shadow of the mountain points  you into the image. The clouds should tell you that not much longer after this the sun disappeared and the rain arrived. But wait a few minutes and that will change. This is Ireland after all.

The next image will be the view looking back the other direction into the heart of the Wicklow Mountains. Stayed tuned.


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2014-01-27 18:26:00 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

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2014-01-27 16:37:32 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)

Productive day at the office. Images processing and book dust cover design done. 

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2014-01-25 15:16:38 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 37 +1s)

A sneak peek at another poem by my daughter that made it into the final selection for my book "Shades of Ireland".

Mountains

Formed beyond time
Still standing
Old and lifeless
Eroded and abandoned
Left to tend to itself

Here is were god works
His magic hands
Creates beauty
In every possible way
Vegetation and creatures alone

Where sounds echo
Chirps and growls
And the sound of leaves
As they are ripped from trees
The wind howling away

Alone in solid company
Footsteps after footstep
Taken in every beauty
Listening to all sounds
We travel to the top
Of God’s mountain tops


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2014-01-25 12:49:39 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 30 +1s)

Sugar Loaf.

Last Sunday we went for a walk up the Sugar Loaf Mountain. It's a very popular walk as it's not hard bar the last 5 meters or long. The car park is always full and  a traffic jam at the top as people wait their turn to climb the last few steps up the rocks.

It's worth the wait because on a clear day, the view it wonderful. We had a full 360 degree view as you will see form images I will post over the coming weeks. 


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2014-01-23 22:53:53 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)

A Big Thank You

To all the fans who joined us and to the Shade Tree Film and +Induro Tripods. They did a fantastic job in bringing this project together. 

Here is the complete documentary: Through the Canadian Wilderness with Jay & Varina Patel

We love working with +Ray Vitiello, +Matt Hill, +Colleen Carlisle-Nicholas, +Ab Sesay, +Brian Hynes and others. They have an awesome team and provide a really fun atmosphere to foster creativity. 

Enjoy & SHare.
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2014-01-23 22:43:20 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

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2014-01-22 18:45:55 (4 comments, 3 reshares, 24 +1s)

And another Rock & Water from Greystones.
A tight crop to remove the sky as I didn't like the composition with the full image.

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2014-01-16 16:57:14 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

Did you enjoy our last Life in Focus segment with Charles Glatzer? Did you know he also teaches workshops and seminars? Click here for details regarding the next opportunity to learn from the man himself: http://fstopgear.com/news/2014-01/comprehensive-wildlife-photographer-chas-glatzer#.Utf9bbROK18

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2014-01-12 13:29:30 (7 comments, 2 reshares, 30 +1s)

Another one from Greystones. This time it's not my normal wide-angle image but a small selection of the rocks and waves. like the texture in the rocks and the smoothness of the water but I we know the water is anything but smooth.


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2014-01-09 23:48:41 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 15 +1s)


The Year that was 2013


I always start a new year with a look back at the previous years images and come up the The Top 5 Images from that year. Well it’s january 2014 so you are looking at my Top 5 images from 2013.

The criteria for the selections was simple : Did it conform to my pre-visualisation. What this means is that I have visited all the places before and come away an image that not “perfect”  I wanted the light to be over there, the clouds to be here or different types you get the picture.

The Full Story can be found over on the blog here :

http://mononeil.photoshelter.com/#!/blog

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2014-01-07 23:22:22 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 33 +1s)

Very early start to Monday morning was in order to get to Greystones for sunrise and some more image of waves. I was to meet a client at 9:30 in Greystones for work anyway. The fun I had trying to get the "perfect wave" was great. With my normal work clothes on I couldn't get to wet. I must have being a right sight running away from the tripod and camera as the big waves came in and covered the foreground beach and then running back to the camera to capture the water flowing back. No sunrise as the heavy rain and high winds but a stop to that, but the clouds did part for a short time to capture the above image. 


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2014-01-06 23:52:42 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 38 +1s)


I did manage to get out for a few hours the other day to shoot. This flu had knocked me out. I didn't want to risk anything as at the moment Ireland is being battered by high winds and high tides which is causing a bucket load of flooding damage all round the coast of Ireland. 
Here are some small waves along the coast at Clogherhead, Co Louth. 


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2013-12-23 14:04:21 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)

20+ Cheatsheets & Infographics For Photographers

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2013-12-14 13:55:54 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)

Two more poems finished and ready to be added to the book "Shades of Ireland" out in 2014

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2013-12-09 19:01:37 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

The National Library of Ireland (NLI) and Google Cultural Institute

The NLI is delighted to be the first Irish cultural institution to partner
with Google Cultural Institute.

Photographs from 3 exhibitions are live there and ready for you to explore...

http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/collection/national-library-of-ireland?utm_source=Circulator&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=December%20at%20the%20National%20Library%20of%20Ireland

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