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July Challenge - Skyline

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Thank you all for participating and voting in the June challenge!
The topic for July is:

Skyline

Extra points for creativity.
And let's allow / encourage video!

Same rules as usual apply, maximum of 3 images per participant, entries close at 12:00 noon BST on Friday July 31.
= LA 04:00 - NYC 07:00 - London 12:00 - Amsterdam 13:00 - Sydney 21:00

 

wim

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Skylines

 

ED5454  Night at Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Long Island, New York, USA 

 

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E1630M Oakley sunglasses store

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BTF6R5 Javits Center facade (a close-up with Empire State Building)

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- Ann

Edited by ann
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Mud Graffito, Cambridge, UK

 

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Roof tops from the wall of Ankara's citadel, Ulus, Ankara, Turkey 

 

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Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dolmabahçe Camii, İstanbul, Turkey

 

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modern-architecture-in-kl-sentral-area-o

Kuala Lumpur.

 

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Playa San Juan.

 

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Kuala Lumpur.

 

Phil

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Wow! 15 minutes ago I considered posting some examples of my own. Not needed anymore!

Great diversity.

 

wim

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My first one.

 

Ancient skyline of Tikal, Guatemala

 

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Two from me for now, another just keyworded will be live tomorrow.

 

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Lovely Melbourne in Australia

 

 

 

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London

 

Nice topic, Wim.

 

Colin

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Oooooo. You guys are going to make me want to take photos of something other than animals. So wonderful.

 

Paulette

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3 from me...

panoramic-sunset-in-summer-over-the-beau

 

Beaufortaine Alps at sunset, Savoie pano

 

aiguille-noire-de-peuterey-and-mont-blan

 

Aiguille Noire de Peuterey pano

 

london-uk-10th-may-2015-70th-anniversary

 

London

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Oooooo. You guys are going to make me want to take photos of something other than animals. So wonderful.

 

Paulette

 

Maybe just include an animal?

 

wim

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sunset-over-miyajima-island-near-hiroshi

Japanese sunset

 

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Tourists on Westminster Bridge, London

 

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Sky lines (lines in the sky!)

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Wow, some really great ones already! Having to dig deep to see if I have anything as creative!

 

1) The Skyline at 35,000 feet

 

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The Skyline at sea level, The Abacos Ilands, Bahmas

 

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Romance along the Baltimore, Maryland skyline

 

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Edited by Michael Ventura
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Oooooo. You guys are going to make me want to take photos of something other than animals. So wonderful.

 

Paulette

 

Maybe just include an animal?

 

wim

 

 

I'm leaving for Africa :)  :)  :) in August so I may sit this one out considering I wouldn't be able to lead the next challenge. I may add some of my skylines without buildings just for the fun of it.

 

Paulette

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london-skyline-at-night-from-waterloo-br

 

London at night

 

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Portsmouth in the rain

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Westminster Skyline

 

That was hard to choose 3. At least I managed to keep any flesh out of my entries this time :0)

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I really love this challenge and had trouble settling on just three images but here they are.  

 

Sunrise on Jacksonville Beach...

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Sunset in Miami...

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Reflections of downtown Miami on Biscayne Bay...

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Edited by Lynn Palmer
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#3 from me

 

Acapulco Bay skyline, Mexico

 

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Edited by John Mitchell
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Good challenge Wim, the extra points for creative makes it a good deal more interesting ( and difficult).....

 

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Penshaw monument

 

so-called-elephant-trees-in-winter-weard

 

Frosted Trees Weardale

 

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Millau viaduct

Edited by Bryan
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The tall towers of San Gimignano in Italy (ER7F7R)
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Two from me.

 

Stitched panorama of the Royal William Yard in Plymouth, UK

 

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Echium pininana, giant viper's bugloss, against a cloudy sky in Cornwall

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Reflection of part of the Toronto Skyline:

 

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single-trail-across-a-blue-sky-with-shad

 

Sky Line

 

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Cromer

 

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Changing skyline

Edited by Steve UK
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My three skyline images.

 

Cairo 

 

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Istanbul

 

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Panama City

 

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digger-demolition-ewn483.jpg

 

Changing skyline

 

 

Anyone else see a running transformer in this shot?

 

Jill

Edited by Jill Morgan

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