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    Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    It is always nice to find out where are members come from or there home base maybe. If no one noticed we are over 1500 members now and in a pretty short time this forum has really grown. I actually made the second post and I think we have been around since October of 2007 when Jack and I opened the doors. So for us it has been awhile since we heard from YOU. I think this is always fun to see how global the members are. Be fun to hear from you folks and maybe something about yourself that you would like to share. Don't be shy we are all friends here. Have fun
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    Guy,

    Home base? If only I knew.

    I have a house near Byron Bay [Australia], my partner Cathy has her house in San Francisco, and my real job [software consultant] has just taken us to Bangkok. Other locations this year have included Singapore and Istanbul. When people ask where do I live - I need to check the newspaper to see where I am.

    Traveling this way introduces opportunities for obtaining images that highlight cultural and economic contrasts - sometime to our - 'Western' - disadvantage, sometimes allowing reflections on just how life could be different.

    My next career, my third [well, I am into my second career - I started as a CPA] is to be far more creative - photography and writing. Now when this recession is over...

    And this site - where the posters are positive, constructive and helpful - is a gem. Well done.

    Cheers,

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    OK, live in Jerusalem but commute and work (wedding photographer) in the North West of England based in Manchester. Been back in Jerusalem for a year, I emigrated in '98 but then spent 4 years back in the UK for financial and family reasons. Might have to head back for a further 3 years, so that my wife can do her phd there, she already has a Bsc and Msc in Genetics and Molecular Biology from Manchester University. Although I want to live here in Jerusalem, the city I love so much, the real world is making it very hard to do so for more than a couple of years at a time!


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    I'm jealous John and Ben. Even though a hassle being in different parts of the world and having to travel a lot is a hassle the upside is you get to experience the world we love to photograph. I am grateful for traveling quite a bit when i was a little younger and making many stops around the globe.
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    Born and raised in Milpitas, south San Francisco bay area. Jack will know where it is. It is everything Los Altos wishes it was.

    Have a home in Oakland and an apartment in Japan where I have been living the last 1-1/2 years, in what they call "the country". That just means it isn't a big city, no subways. The town is surrounded by the Pacific ocean on one side, forest on two sides, and rice fields on the other. I return to the SF bay area for a couple of weeks every 3 or 5 months.

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    Grew up in Kansas City, but spent almost 8 years in Dallas after graduating college. I enjoy seeing Lili's pictures of home. I'm currently living in Tokyo. Ebisu specifically, which is right in the middle of things. Living here got me interested in photography again.

    I've seen myself improve some over the past year, but I haven't gotten out to take pictures at regularly as I like. I really enjoy reading this forum and I find the opinions here to be a lot more thought out and balanced then dpreview. If anyone knows some of some photography classes, groups, clubs or anything in Tokyo I'd be interested to hear about them. Japanese is ok too, doesn't have to be just English.

    Not me, but a picture from this weekend.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cjlacz View Post
    ... Japanese is ok too, doesn't have to be just English.

    I found it is easier to teach the whole town English than it is for me to learn Japanese. But I still try, mostly concentrate on how to order drinks in a bar.

    Damn bona fide English teachers showed up and screwed my credibility. They told everyone "who's your daddy?" is not a proper response to someone's "good morning" salutation.

    I'm 2 hrs below Nagoya, along the coast in Mie ken, Ise-shi. Depending on which direction I go, Nagoya, Nara, Kyoto, Kobe are all about 2-hrs from me.

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    Haha, I've enjoyed teaching some 'proper' English too, only have someone come and mess it up for me.

    I studied Japanese as a hobby for about 7.5 years in the US so I can communicate ok I guess. I've actually gotten worse since I moved to Japan. Seems weird, but it would make sense if I explain it.

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    Gosh, I feel so parochial compared with many of you here! I was born at the south end of California and gradually moved north until I found myself in the San Fran Bay area, and seem to have gotten stuck here. Decent place to get stuck...

    I do travel a great deal, though, so I've seen other parts of the world, though only briefly.

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    Stockholm, Sweden again, home after some 15 years overseas and travelling.

    I was in Palo Alto, California through the nineties, then back in Stockholm for a few years before taking a few years to focus on landscape photography. I spent two years on the road in Spain, US southwest, Chile, and Australia. Then California working for startup Light Crafts for a year. Since then, Mexico, Malta, and now finally full circle to where I grew up.

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    Lars I did the full circle too. I left Paducah Kentucky after college (University of Kentucky) in 1981, and moved to Dallas Tx, then Eugene Oregon, then Seattle Washington, then Evansville Indiana and after 22 years moved back to Paducah, KY. I was glad to get back home.
    Paducah is where the Ohio, Tennessee, and Mississippi Rivers meet. Far western tip.

    I don't know who said this but its correct, "You spend the first half of your life trying to leave where you grew up and the last half trying to get back"
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    Any airport departure lounge.
    Actually born and raised in New York City and at 27 moved to the San Francisco Bay area. I lived there for 23 years, then moved to Sudbury (near Boston) for the weather.
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    This is fun to hear everybody's story!

    I was born in Auckland, NZ, but my parents are both American. After a short time, they moved back to the northeast, and I grew up in CT. They are still there. I did college in Vermont, studying Russian, Japanese and History. Then I went to live in Vladivostok for a year on a Fulbright. Then grad school in Santa Barbara for 5 years, lived 6 months in Sapporo, Japan during that period. I decided I liked the idea of photography more than that of becoming a professor of Russian and Japanese history. After the MA I went to Europe for a few weeks with a eurail pass. I stopped in Iceland on the way. I completely fell in love with the country and the culture. Though I moved back to NY for two years, took a few classes at ICP, and did freelance, I studied Icelandic and planned the move there. Now I am in the process of setting up a custom printing and processing lab here in Reykjavik, and trying to find some more freelance photographic work.
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    Oh well what the heck . Grew up in Trenton, New Jersey. Yes the armpit . LOL
    Actually it was great in a way , i learned the street and how to survive in almost any situation and learned about people. Went to the School of Visual Arts in New York and the Art Institute of Atlanta for some formal photo education even though I was a working Pro at the age of 19 and attending school also. Moved to Tucson Arizona and was a assistant for 4 years and had started my own business for 4 years than was sucked up by a very large at the time Fortune 92 company, Honeywell and did a 16 year gig with them and traveled the world shooting all there advertising and annual reports. Than was laid off after 9/11/01 and been back in business since than. Short story but i am really basically self taught and shot almost everything there is in the photo world. Been shooting digital since day one almost and been through almost every system known and every format. There is much more but that should be enough for now. Bottom line i have been a Pro for 33 years and this is what I love and what i do the best and still have that passion for it since i picked up a camera at age 12. Actually i feel blessed by it all. Oh and i do have a great wife and two wonderful kids. I know i kid around a lot about them but they are my world.
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    Oh well what the heck . Grew up in Trenton, New Jersey. Yes the armpit . LOL
    Not possible, Guy! I'd always heard that Elizabeth, New Jersey was the armpit of the country (at least according to my spouse, who grew up there)...

    Or is one the left armpit and the other the right armpit???

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    I grew up on Long Island, New York. My mom is from Korea and my dad from Iran. They are both physicians and came to NY to do residency together in 1967. If anyone wants to make the joke that I am a one-man axis of evil, I've already heard it . I know one other Iranian-Korean American, and he is my older brother.

    I went to college in Massachusetts followed by a couple years in NYC with 3-4 simultaneous jobs but not much of a career goal. Then went to med school in Washington, D.C. where I met my wife Virginia, who was two classes ahead of me. I followed her to Maryland for residency/fellowship and recently joined the faculty of the Baltimore med school where I did my training.

    So basically, I've spent my whole life in a small area on the east coast of the US. Maybe I'll get a chance to explore the world more in the future, but Gini is pretty much a home body, so I wouldn't bet on it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lisa View Post
    Not possible, Guy! I'd always heard that Elizabeth, New Jersey was the armpit of the country (at least according to my spouse, who grew up there)...

    Or is one the left armpit and the other the right armpit???

    Lisa
    I think Trenton is the left side.

    There is a bridge in Trenton that leads to Pennsylvania and the famous saying on it is "What Trenton Makes The World takes". I say who the heck wants whatever they make, it can't be good.
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    Hi All,

    A very nice thread idea!

    My story so far is, born in Essex, England about 50 kilometres east of central London where I worked for about 10 years in banking and after the dot com bust got made redundant and decided to go to Thailand for a while where I met a Belgian lady. I now live in Antwerp with the Belgian lady and work in Brussels, not in banking!

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    Swedish mother and Spanish father, born in the Canary Islands -off the northern African coast. Brought up in an English boarding school; then read History at Cambridge, as a result of which I am married to an English woman and have three Spanish-speaking British-passport bearing daughters. I currently live in The Canary Islands where I earn a living as a translator and as an architectural photographer.

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    Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, U.S.A. Seem to always end up in Texas but for 20 years traveled extensively in U.S. Latin America, Europe and Asia due to job and to use frequent flyer miles.

    Currently in Dublin, Texas plotting an escape so some place else next year for a new residence. Wanted a Cheap Place to live where it's warm and people sit around in small bars and cafes a lot.

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    I may be the oldest member here at 71 and am certainly one of the most traveled having made 16 moves in my 38 year career as Phyllis husband.

    Born in Chambersburg PA and lived there through high school. Class of 1955 then went on to the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill (only place it was located in those halycon days LOL). Majored in Physics and went on to work at the Johns Hopkins U, Applied Physics lab in Silver Spring Md. Our job was to produce what was then called Project Transit for the Navy and later commonly known as GPS! Wonderful technical career. Had a chance to meet and eat with the original seven astronauts and learned so much about life from these bleeding edge folks.

    After APL/JHU worked for Hewlett Packard, and then for Teradyne, a maker of automatic test equipment for the next 17 years.

    Became CEO of Credence Systems Inc, another manufacturer of automatic test equipment following the death of the founder, and took the company public in 1993.

    I now am on the board of directors of several companies and love this type of consulting work. A chance to teach the top management of these companies how to work in 21st century environments without having the day to day responsibility for results.

    Started in photography while at UNC and have never lost the love.

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    Re: Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    I believe that it isn't a wise idea to post one's data/resume online.

    This is a ridiculous thread, IMHO.

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    well, I currently live in Chattanooga, TN and work as a Pharmacist. I graduated from WVU along time ago. I have a wonderful wife and no kids. I shoot anything abandoned. Speaking of trenton their psych hospital is boss!! I have almost died from doing it but I love it. Yes it is dangerous and I don't recommend anybody else try it.

    I love my Mamiya 7II and I need to PM jack to get started in large format photography.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vivek View Post
    I believe that it isn't a wise idea to post one's data/resume online.

    This is a ridiculous thread, IMHO.
    This is meant to be a fun thread. I personally did not post anything that I have any problem with clients, friends, the tax man, local thieves or daddy () reading. I assume that the mature intellegent people here have had the same considerations, to call the thread rediculous would be rather an insult to them and not really in keeping with the respect shown on this incredibly peaceful site.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ben Rubinstein View Post
    This is meant to be a fun thread. I personally did not post anything that I have any problem with clients, friends, the tax man, local thieves or daddy () reading. I assume that the mature intellegent people here have had the same considerations, to call the thread rediculous would be rather an insult to them and not really in keeping with the respect shown on this incredibly peaceful site.

    I typed ridiculous and not rediculous.

    On a serious note, if your characterization is the felling of the majority of the community here, it is my open request to Jack and Guy to delete my account here, at once.

    Thanks!

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    Vivek, are you being serious? If so, why such strong feelings about this thread?

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    Quote Originally Posted by asabet View Post
    Vivek, are you being serious? If so, why such strong feelings about this thread?

    Yes, I am. I did not express any "feeling".

    That is your take on it!

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    well if you look at the response right below his, it is kind of negative and this site has a very positive vibe to it...

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    Okay then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vivek View Post
    I typed ridiculous and not rediculous.

    On a serious note, if your characterization is the felling of the majority of the community here, it is my open request to Jack and Guy to delete my account here, at once.

    Thanks!
    Umm... I guess I'm confused, not that anyone cares.

    If I'm not mistaken, this is a thread for those who would like to share their general location as a way of getting to know each other. Folks might find common threads of interest or background that kindle shooting opportunities, or friendships, etc. If one wants to add a bit of info about their "day job" (which might be other than photography) and such then that's cool too. If not, no problem. Don't want to participate? That's cool as well.

    I don't see a connection between this thread and one's general participation in the forums here, but maybe I'm easily confused. I certainly don't read into it that anyone wants to insult others or criticize any who choose not to post in the thread.

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    Someone hasn't been taking his meds again

    Now back to our regularly scheduled program ...

    Born in Detroit. Dad was a Firefighter. Still live here. Growing up, literally everyone in my multicultural neighborhood was a genius, so I had to try harder 'cause I wasn't. But I could draw better than anyone else. So, I went on to study design and fine art painting.

    That Art background was my "in" to Advertising. Started in the mat room and worked my way up to being an Executive Creative Director of a $350+ million office of Young & Rubicam during the 80s and 90s. Had to travel a lot all over the world, so I took a Leica M with me as my portable creativity.

    My candid B&W street work caught the eye of art directors, designers and writers who asked me to shoot their weddings the same way. It snowballed from there, and I still do weddings and shoot them all over the country as well as the Detroit area

    Professional Photography is now my second full time career.

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    Re: Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    Hi there Marc, First someone embellishes a two line post as something that wasn't.

    Now, you are into personal attack. "Again?"

    Adios!

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    Re: Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    Oh Dear ...Mom & Dad (Jack & Guy)
    will be here soon
    and another Thread to be shut Down.....
    The Children are having another pillow Fight

    Marc...Loved the meds scenario / I should be eternally medicated

    Amin, Ben & Dale .... thought you handled yourselves like Gentlemen

    Vivek...Lighten up Be Happy
    if its not your Cup of Tea, move on to another thread...thats what I do
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    Helen,
    Lets go next door, I'll buy you a drink.
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    Helen,
    Lets go next door, I'll buy you a drink.
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    you two can help me make up something as interesting as anyone else around here!

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    Jono,
    by all means!
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    Cocktails...... am on my way
    grey goose martini, three olives & a twist
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    Re: Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    See how a thread can be hijacked by one single sour attitude?

    Love to hear more about the people here. It's interesting to see how one's life meshes with one's photography.

    Love this interest in people Guy. It's what makes this forum special. You and I suffered some very arrogant and nasty people on other forums if you'll recall ... especially in our DMR days.


    I think I'll start one on mentors ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vivek View Post
    Hi there Marc, First someone embellishes a two line post as something that wasn't.

    Now, you are into personal attack. "Again?"

    Adios!
    Adios.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fotografz View Post
    I think I'll start one on mentors ...
    Please do Marc, you tried that thread back in the pnet days but there were far too many ego's on that board for any real discussion to have gained the drive that it should have.
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    See how a thread can be hijacked by one single sour attitude?

    Love to hear more about the people here. It's interesting to see how one's life meshes with one's photography.

    Love this interest in people Guy. It's what makes this forum special. You and I suffered some very arrogant and nasty people on other forums if you'll recall ... especially in our DMR days.


    I think I'll start one on mentors ...
    Please do. Honestly i thought this would be a fun thread to get to know new folks that have come on board lately. I love learning of different places in the world even if it is the next town over the hill and obviously i am a people person and just want us all to be friends in this virtual world. BTW that is the premise behind this site and my partner Jack and i meet on these very forums and have become the very best of friends. Can't beat that with a stick if we make real life friendships out of our time here. I also have meet many members here and i do cherish them very much as part of my life.
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    Please do. Honestly i thought this would be a fun thread to get to know new folks that have come on board lately. I love learning of different places in the world even if it is the next town over the hill and obviously i am a people person and just want us all to be friends in this virtual world. BTW that is the premise behind this site and my partner Jack and i meet on these very forums and have become the very best of friends. Can't beat that with a stick if we make real life friendships out of our time here. I also have meet many members here and i do cherish them very much as part of my life.
    I know the holidays are very stressful for all of us and this undo pressure does get to us sometimes. Let's just respect ones feelings and move on. Thanks Guy
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    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    Can I have Vodka instead. i will buy
    Why don't you try one of these bone-dry Hendricks martinis I am pouring for Helen.
    Jack already posted a review complete with tasting and garnish comments.
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    Re: Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    To answer the original question, I am in the great New England state of Maine. I moved to this rural community from CT ten years ago and have found a wonderful adventure and some terrific friends here. It's a climate and environment very well suited to my own temperament.

    However, if in this age there are also virtual "places" from which to hail, then I would have to also say that I am "here", at getDPI. The fact is, I check in here at least once a day. It's become a part of my daily life and I've really enjoyed getting to "know" everyone here. I've learned a ton. It's a very good feeling to realize that if a question were to arise about photography, there's a group of knowledgeable and friendly people ready and willing to provide an answer.

    The sense I have always had about this virtual place is that what counts is enthusiasm for photography in all its forms and a non-judgmental sharing of our successes and failures. Pretty cool.

    Thanks again to our hosts Jack and Guy and the very best to all of you in the New Year.

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    Right On Tim you get a G1 under your tree. LOL
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    Right On Tim you get a G1 under your tree. LOL
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    You and Jack are so wonderful and this place is so completely gorgeous . . . . .and can I have a pre-order for an S2 under my tree please.

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    I will get you first in line for one. LOL
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    Re: Where do you hail from/ Fun Thread

    I also like seeing area photos where people live, example; Jonos photography from his walks around his house and Jaap's counry side shots. What a beautiful areas of the world!

    Oh, I'm a bourbon guy...Woodford Reserve will do... straight up with ice.

    Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all of my GetDPI friends.
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    I have to agree i love Jono's and Japp's shots around the property. I see nothing but desert here. Nice to see REAL trees and grass. The snow you can keep. LOL
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