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Postby The Mighty Santa » Thu Sep 27, 2012 2:00 am

Eral wrote:It's decided i'll nuke all that fucking beautifull place!


Good idea!
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Postby cza » Fri Oct 12, 2012 7:23 pm

Quick road trip to some archives last week, but got to make a brief visit to the Air and Space Museum's storage shed out in Virginia.

https://picasaweb.google.com/112015051540147462358/ASMUdvarHazyCenter?authuser=0&authkey=Gv1sRgCOCk3tGp3Nu5EQ&feat=directlink


And this picture of a memorial on UVA's campus captures how I think of Schub-a-dub.
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Postby Forever Young » Fri Oct 12, 2012 8:56 pm

lol and very nice shot!!! :D
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Postby Ace Rimmer » Tue Oct 16, 2012 5:08 pm

Just got back from a long trip to the beach. Last year I was able to watch the Sea Fighter perform some maneuvers in the ocean, this year I got to see (by chance) two F-22's doing the same over the ocean. I think I saw two F-18's as well, but didn't have my binoculars at the time.

https://picasaweb.google.com/1123556536 ... directlink

Not as cool as CZA's pics, but here's a couple...

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It was Bike Week the last few days we were there, so a ton of bikers were around. I saw some nice ones, even one covered in red fur (which was pretty cool). I thought this one was the funniest though... (we were staying away from the main area, so no noise at night)

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Edit: Forgot, if anybody can point out any constellations, that'd be awesome.
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Postby Blackbeard » Tue Oct 16, 2012 6:56 pm

Ace Rimmer wrote:Edit: Forgot, if anybody can point out any constellations, that'd be awesome.


The small collection of stars above the moon looks like Pleiades. A good site to check out is Sky Survey, if you can remember roughly which directions you were facing when the photos were taken.
...Talking of stars, and space, and, erm blonde wigs, a new series of Red Dwarf (series 10) has started on Dave (the TV Channel, not some poor geezer's back). It was filmed in front of a studio audience (unlike that 3 part special...), so it's actually quite funny.
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Postby Schubdüse » Tue Oct 16, 2012 11:44 pm

cza wrote:Quick road trip to some archives last week, but got to make a brief visit to the Air and Space Museum's storage shed out in Virginia.

https://picasaweb.google.com/112015051540147462358/ASMUdvarHazyCenter?authuser=0&authkey=Gv1sRgCOCk3tGp3Nu5EQ&feat=directlink


And this picture of a memorial on UVA's campus captures how I think of Schub-a-dub.


LOL!!!
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Postby Ace Rimmer » Wed Oct 17, 2012 4:56 pm

Blackbeard wrote:...Talking of stars, and space, and, erm blonde wigs, a new series of Red Dwarf (series 10) has started on Dave (the TV Channel, not some poor geezer's back). It was filmed in front of a studio audience (unlike that 3 part special...), so it's actually quite funny.

I had heard about that but had not had a chance to watch them yet. I rectified that last night and would agree, they actually did a decent job, especially considering the giant time difference. The only flaw I could see was Chris Barrie's hair (age showing). :P Otherwise, kept the same characters, same actors, same character history, same theme song, just updated the ship interiror.

One minor nitpick; they change the screensaver showing on all the monitors. :P

The second episode was pure Red Dwarf (effects of a [previous] time paradox).
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Postby Blackbeard » Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:15 pm

Ace Rimmer wrote:
Blackbeard wrote:...Talking of stars, and space, and, erm blonde wigs, a new series of Red Dwarf (series 10) has started on Dave (the TV Channel, not some poor geezer's back). It was filmed in front of a studio audience (unlike that 3 part special...), so it's actually quite funny.

I had heard about that but had not had a chance to watch them yet. I rectified that last night and would agree, they actually did a decent job, especially considering the giant time difference. The only flaw I could see was Chris Barrie's hair (age showing). :P Otherwise, kept the same characters, same actors, same character history, same theme song, just updated the ship interiror.

One minor nitpick; they change the screensaver showing on all the monitors. :P

The second episode was pure Red Dwarf (effects of a [previous] time paradox).


Episode 3 on tonight at 9.00 pm :D . ... GMT + 1 of coirse :lol: .
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Postby Ace Rimmer » Thu Oct 18, 2012 8:36 pm

:D

Also, thanks CZA for the star comments (didn't see them till just now).
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Postby cza » Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:12 am

Drove up to the ancestral lands in Connecticut from New York today. Took some backroads, which took me by this special place. I would have stopped to take some proper shots of the abandoned asylum featured in the first two, but I was in a hurry!

The bridge was important in our early history, and this incarnation of it was built in the 1840s (it's been modified over the years).

https://picasaweb.google.com/112015051540147462358/ConnecticutDec2012?authuser=0&authkey=Gv1sRgCLGY7YzBgMHx1wE&feat=directlink
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Postby LadySnowhitepink » Fri Dec 28, 2012 11:29 am

thx for sharing
and i have an other one

somewhere in the mountains in south austria carinthia at the "Koralpe"

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Postby Forever Young » Fri Dec 28, 2012 11:49 am

lol, what is that? maybe there are aliens in it. lol
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Postby (MOR) » Fri Dec 28, 2012 4:17 pm

me and the storks :P Morocco "Marackech city"



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Postby Forever Young » Fri Dec 28, 2012 6:02 pm

sometimes i am lucky to live in Germany. looks like not only the german peoples can build stable buildings, the storks,too! :lol: :P and your nice try to distract the red silo target markers is a fail. :lol: :P
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Postby Ace Rimmer » Mon Feb 25, 2013 4:45 am

Savannah, GA. (last weekend)

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