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Best of the Week from +Landscape Photography !! Share and Enjoy!!

We are so pleased to present a sample of the VERY best in Landscape Photography on G+. It's brought to you by great curators like +Krzysztof Felczak, +Dorma Wiggin, +Eric Drumm, +H Peter Ji, +Tim Newton and +Chandler L. Walker !! Circle them up and get to know them and all our great photographers here.

Landscape 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 !!

Do you want to be a part of this collection? 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 some of the profiles of those whose photos have been selected to be shared to the theme page!! They’re picky so share only your very best!! Good luck!! Be sure to share and follow these great folks. They’re the Best of the Week!

+Margaret Tompkins



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Added photos to #ANIMALweek a picture sharing event (all forms of Art welcome) for everyone on GOOGLE PLUS.

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Added photos to LPC # 109: In the Good Old Summertime.

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Added photos to LPS Event # 108: The Sky's the Limit.

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Added photos to LPS Event #108: The Sky's the Limit.

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LPS Event #108: The Sky's the Limit

THEME: Shooting the sky at night such as the great Milky Way.
If you have never photographed the sky at night, here are some links to get you started:

Special Rules:
1. Share your landscape photograph that displays the theme.
2. In a comment on the photograph tell us about this photograph. Where is this place located? What were you trying to achieve? What challenges did you face and how did you overcome them? We want to know the details about your photograph. THE COMMENT IS REQUIRED. You will have 1 hour after posting your entry to include an appropriate comment. Those entries without an appropriate comment one hour after posting WILL BE REMOVED.
3. Other participants will be discussing on your post and asking you questions. Please join the discussion on other photographs as well.
4. This event is all about PARTICIPATION and DISCUSSION. Please don't post a photo and leave. The LPS reserves the right to remove photos without your comment.

General Rules:
1) Your photo MUST be ORIGINAL. If you post the work of someone else, you will be removed from the event.
2) You MUST have complete EXIF data for your photo. Within the event, select your photo and view it large. Look for the "photo details" on the right. It should be complete with the date the photo was taken, camera and lens information, ISO, f stop, speed etc. Photos that don't have complete EXIF data in Photo Details will be removed. Others will learn from seeing what you have done.
3) Only ONE photograph per person is allowed. If you submit more than one photo, all of your photos will be removed.
4) Circle the +Landscape Photography Show page.
5) Photos must be posted no later than Monday, July 17, 2017, 10 am CDT. Those posted after that time will be removed.
6) Curator favorites will be shared to the +Landscape Photography page. Circle the curators and engage them in conversation. You will learn lots from them!!
7) Curators of the +Landscape Photography Show and the +Landscape Photography theme may participate.
8) Technical Requirements: Enable "sharing" on your photo. If it receives honors, we want to be able to share it!! Enable "comments" on your photo. We want to say how great it is!! Enable "plus ones" so everyone can give it a big plus!!

Voting:
Feel free to leave positive encouraging comments on the entries at any time. You know our photographers will love the attention. Engage in conversation and see what you can learn!! AFTER Monday, July 17, 2017, 10 am CDT (when the event ends) and BEFORE Monday, July 24, 2017 at noon CDT, you may add another comment and include the hashtag, #LPSFavorite on five of your most favorite photographs!! Remember there MUST be a comment with the hashtag. Otherwise, it doesn't count. Those with lots of votes will be shared to the +Landscape Photography page and honored!!!

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LPS Event #108: The Sky's the Limit

THEME: Shooting the sky at night such as the great Milky Way.
If you have never photographed the sky at night, here are some links to get you started:

https://iso.500px.com/night-sky-photo-tutorial/

http://www.popphoto.com/how-to/2013/06/how-to-shoot-epic-landscape-photos-night-sky

https://digital-photography-school.com/beginners-tips-for-night-sky-and-star-photography/

Special Rules:
1. Share your landscape photograph that displays the theme.
2. In a comment on the photograph tell us about this photograph. Where is this place located? What were you trying to achieve? What challenges did you face and how did you overcome them? We want to know the details about your photograph. THE COMMENT IS REQUIRED. You will have 1 hour after posting your entry to include an appropriate comment. Those entries without an appropriate comment one hour after posting WILL BE REMOVED.
3. Other participants will be discussing on your post and asking you questions. Please join the discussion on other photographs as well.
4. This event is all about PARTICIPATION and DISCUSSION. Please don't post a photo and leave. The LPS reserves the right to remove photos without your comment.

General Rules:
1) Your photo MUST be ORIGINAL. If you post the work of someone else, you will be removed from the event.
2) You MUST have complete EXIF data for your photo. Within the event, select your photo and view it large. Look for the "photo details" on the right. It should be complete with the date the photo was taken, camera and lens information, ISO, f stop, speed etc. Photos that don't have complete EXIF data in Photo Details will be removed. Others will learn from seeing what you have done.
3) Only ONE photograph per person is allowed. If you submit more than one photo, all of your photos will be removed.
4) Circle the +Landscape Photography Show page.
5) Photos must be posted no later than Monday, July 17, 2017, 10 am CDT. Those posted after that time will be removed.
6) Curator favorites will be shared to the +Landscape Photography page. Circle the curators and engage them in conversation. You will learn lots from them!!
7) Curators of the +Landscape Photography Show and the +Landscape Photography theme may participate.
8) Technical Requirements: Enable "sharing" on your photo. If it receives honors, we want to be able to share it!! Enable "comments" on your photo. We want to say how great it is!! Enable "plus ones" so everyone can give it a big plus!!

Voting:
Feel free to leave positive encouraging comments on the entries at any time. You know our photographers will love the attention. Engage in conversation and see what you can learn!! AFTER Monday, July 17, 2017, 10 am CDT (when the event ends) and BEFORE Monday, July 24, 2017 at noon CDT, you may add another comment and include the hashtag, #LPSFavorite on five of your most favorite photographs!! Remember there MUST be a comment with the hashtag. Otherwise, it doesn't count. Those with lots of votes will be shared to the +Landscape Photography page and honored!!!

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Tuesdays are special!! Let's celebrate +Grass Tuesday #GrassTuesday !! Share your best grassy photos to the theme!! Share and Enjoy!!

Tuesdays are special!! That means +Grass Tuesday #GrassTuesday !! Share your best grassy photos with the theme!! Share and Enjoy!!

+Margaret Tompkins
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