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Jeana Clark Student 3/23/2007 5:10:50 AM

Interesting subject Ron!!
Great lighting and excellent details!
Well Done!

~Jeana~ #625244

Ron Roberts 3/23/2007 5:13:46 AM

THANK YOU JEANA YES I LIKED THE SUBJECT AND THE LIGHTING AND THE FADED KEYS IN THE BACK GROUND I HAVE A FEW OF THIS ONE I AM GONNA POST...RON... #4085971

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/23/2007 11:45:14 AM

Great image, Ron!!!! Fantastic details and lighting!!!!! ^.^ #4088445

Ron Roberts 3/23/2007 12:14:14 PM

THANK YOU YES I WAS EXCITED ABOUT IT KITTY BUT NOT MUCH RESPONSE I THOUGHT I WOULD GET MORE OH WELL GUESS ITS NOT LIKE ITS A CRANE OR SOMETHING LOL HAVE A GREAT DAY...RON... #4088594

Kay E. Mahoney 3/23/2007 12:33:49 PM

Nice capture,Ron. Love these old typewriters. Things sure have changed since then. #4088640

Ron Roberts 3/23/2007 12:52:21 PM

THANK YOU KAY YES SO MUCH CHARACTER IN THEM I CAN BARELY TYPE ON A KEY BOARD I CAN'T EVEN IMAGINE ONE OF THESE I GIVE CREDIT TO ALL THOSE OLD TIME TYPIST...RON... #4088688

Tamara K. Walker 3/23/2007 3:11:07 PM

Such a great find. It makes a fantastic composition. awesome details, great light and perfect tones. #4089249

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/23/2007 6:44:45 PM

This is a great find Ron, lovely capture...Dominick #4090128

Ron Roberts 3/24/2007 3:47:54 AM

THANK YOU TAMMY YES THIS ONE DID MAKE ME SMILE WITH THE DETAIL


THANK YOU DOMINICK YES I THINK I'LL DO MORE OF THIS ONE SO MUCH CHARACTER...RON... #4091084

Jen M 3/24/2007 8:16:54 AM

Oh, the memories that this brings back! Wonderful details in this & great dof too! #4092111

Ron Roberts 3/24/2007 8:48:51 AM

THANK YOU JD DON'T TELL ME YOU TYPED ON ONE OF THESE OLD THINGS THAT BELL RANG WHEN IT REACHED TO END OF THE LINE...RON... #4092200

Jen M 3/24/2007 10:24:47 AM

Oh, yes. I used my grandmother's when I was a kid. I wish I had kept it! #4092450

Lynne Morris 3/24/2007 11:10:44 AM

Wonderful image Ron, great details and lighting. This shot has reminded me I have one of those old typrwriters in a cupboard!! #4092545

Ron Roberts 3/24/2007 11:59:31 AM

THANK YOU LYNNE DIG IT OUT AND TAKE SOME SHOTS OF IT I WOULD LOVE TO SEE THEM...RON... #4092643

David Pratt 3/24/2007 1:10:59 PM

Cool subject! This is great! #4092794

Ron Roberts 3/25/2007 3:01:22 AM

THANK YOU DAVID...RON... #4094726

Francine Savoie-Jansson 3/25/2007 10:29:32 PM

Awesome find my friend, you just don't stop amazing me. Do you have the eye or don't you? Ron doesn't miss anything; he has eyes all around his head when it comes to antics Good job Ronny Baby!

Francine
#4097295

Ron Roberts 3/26/2007 3:04:51 AM

THANK YOU FRANCINE MY EYES HAVE IMPROVED THE MORE YOU SHOOT THE MORE YOU SEE NOW I'M FRAMING EVERYTHING...RON... #4097549

Carla Metzler 3/26/2007 7:05:11 AM

Wonderful capture, great details and lighting, Ron! #4098511

Kathleen K. Parker 3/26/2007 7:36:03 AM

Ron this is really good!! I tried to surreptitiously shoot a cash register in a shop but it was out of focus. You did a good job with this. I really like your gallery, too!!!
kk #4098640

Ron Roberts 3/26/2007 3:16:39 PM

THANK YOU CARLA FOR VISITING AND TAKING THE TIME TO COMMENT I'M GLAD YOU LIKED IT
THANK YOU KATHLEEN YES I DID HAVE TIME TO PLAY AROUND WITH THIS ONE AND DIF ANGLES AND I WAS QUITE PLEASED WITH THE RESULTS THANKS AGAIN...RON... #4099921

Daniel Siddlington 4/4/2007 4:53:54 AM

Excellent capture, beautiful tones. #4128534

Ron Roberts 4/4/2007 1:03:40 PM

THANK YOU DOMINIC...RON... #4130125

Tamara K. Walker 4/24/2007 2:55:55 PM

Congratulations! #4204977

Mike Perez 4/24/2007 3:09:58 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist selection, Ron! #4205071

Nikki McDonald 4/24/2007 3:34:01 PM

Congratulations! I'm so pleased for you. This is only the first of many, I'm sure. Good luck in the next round. #4205311

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/24/2007 4:14:16 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Ron!!!!! :-) ^.^ #4205679

Colleen Farrell 4/24/2007 6:11:21 PM

So much rich detail in this image, Ron--it *is* fascinating! Great title, too. Congratulations on your finalist! #4206601

Su Sana E. P 4/24/2007 6:39:56 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Ron!! #4206938

Jeana Clark 4/24/2007 7:57:49 PM

Congrats Ron!!! WONDERFUL work...WONDERFUL IMAGE!!!! Well done and WTG!!!!!

~Jeana~ #4207666

Kathy Radford 4/25/2007 3:24:51 AM

Congratulations Ron on this wonderful capture. I remember typing on one of these old gems. Now I'm really dating myself. Kathy in NH #4209098

Kay E. Mahoney 4/25/2007 4:37:00 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Ron. Good luck in the next round. #4209515

David Pratt 4/25/2007 6:38:02 AM

COngratulations Ron! #4210620

Glenn E. Urquhart 4/25/2007 3:37:14 PM

A Big Congratulations on your Finalist Award!!! Well Deserved, Cheers, Glenn. #4213298

Ron Roberts 4/25/2007 4:33:36 PM

THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR VERY KIND COMMENTS I'M HONORED TO BE AMONG THE FINALIST ITS A VERY TALENTED GROUP THAT DISPLAYS HERE IN BETTERPHOTO CONGRATS TO ALL THOSE WHO MADE IT AND ALL THOSE WHO SHOOT AND SUBMIT EVERY DAY FOR EVERYONE TO ENJOY...RON... #4213554

Carla Metzler 4/25/2007 4:48:13 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Ron! #4213608

Su Sana E. P 4/25/2007 9:13:58 PM

Ron, Huge Congratulations on your Win!! #4214365

Janine Russell 4/25/2007 10:09:29 PM

Ron, great tones, detail, textures, lighting and DOF; congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4214570

Ron Roberts 4/26/2007 2:11:01 AM

THANK YOU CARLA, SUSANNA, AND JANINE I FEEL HONORED TO BE AMONG THE WINNERS ON THIS GREAT SITE...RON... #4214840

Nikki McDonald 4/26/2007 4:05:49 AM

Woo hoo! Now this is a coup. A win on your first finalist! Way to go, Ron. #4215373

Mike Perez 4/26/2007 5:55:32 AM

Congratulations, Ron! #4215980

Bill Houghton 4/26/2007 7:45:55 AM

Ron, congratulations on this beautiful win. Well done. Bill #4216534

Jeff W. Robinson 4/26/2007 9:48:46 AM

Congrats Ron on your Excellent 2nd Place Win! Jeff #4217055

She-She Killough 4/26/2007 11:59:00 AM

WOW! They facinate me now too!! Great image and winner Ron!! #4217514

Sharon K. King 4/26/2007 3:34:35 PM

Congratulations on this super winning image! #4218153

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 4/26/2007 5:13:05 PM

WOW RON !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Congratulations! I am thrilled for you.
Way To Go!
Melodie #4218474

Kay E. Mahoney 4/26/2007 6:40:32 PM

Congratulations on your second place winner. #4218805

Ron Roberts 4/27/2007 2:04:28 AM

THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR WONDERFUL COMMENTS IT SURE IS AN HONOR TO HAVE BEEN CHOSEN AMONG ALL THESE WONDERFUL PHOTOS...RON... #4219600

Mark Stevens 4/28/2007 1:31:08 AM

Congratulations,well done! #4223436

Ron Roberts 4/28/2007 2:35:38 AM

THANK YOU MARK...RON... #4223504

Jen M 4/28/2007 7:51:01 AM

Ron, a big huge CONGRATULATIONS to you!!! #4224373

Tamera Phillips 4/28/2007 5:47:39 PM

Big Congrats to you on this your first win! Great image and well deserved. #4225508

Ron Roberts 4/29/2007 2:43:46 AM

THANK YOU JD AND TAMERA...RON... #4226457

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett 4/29/2007 6:53:47 AM

Congratulations on This wonderful 2nd place winner, Ron .... Steve

#4227264

Tori A. Woods 4/29/2007 7:58:48 AM

this is awesome, Ron....
congrats on your win...

I tried to photograph my grandfather's old typewriter a while back but just couldn't get the right composition I thought....I love this !!

Tori #4227465

RC Fritz 5/12/2007 11:06:03 AM

Fabulous POV. Congratulations! Great image, Ron! #4275462

Patrick R. McMullen 5/13/2007 12:53:02 PM

Congratulations Ron! Great subject. Nice capture of it.
pat #4278838

Sandra R. Alvey 6/7/2007 10:26:31 AM

Ron,

First of all, congratulations on the Winner!! It's a wonderful shot!!

I really really love your gallery. So many different points of view and the play of shadows, it's excellent!!

I also want to thank you for your kind post and hope to pick your brain and learn a great deal from you. :)

Sandi #4375875

Ron Roberts 6/8/2007 1:58:25 AM

WELL NICE TO MEET YOU SANDI I SEE FROM YOUR FEW COMMENTS IN MY GALLERY YOUR AS GRACIOUS AS YOUR MOTHER I'M NOT SURE ABOUT YOU LEARNING A GREAT DEAL FROM PICKING MY BRAIN BUT YOUR MORE THAN WILLING TO PICK AWAY ENJOY YOUR DAY AND I HOPE YOUR A FREQUENT VISITOR...RON... #4377474

RC Fritz 2/23/2008 1:39:27 PM

A very late Congratulations on this beautiful image!!! #5540646

Laura E. Swan 12/9/2008 5:04:04 PM

Wow, does this shot bring back memories! Kids these days might not even know what this is! I remember typing so fast and the keys always getting stuck on each other! (I STILL TYPE TOO FAST but now I just get type-o's! Ha!)

Wonderful image, Ron. Not surprised at ALL that received a big win here! CONGRATULATIONS!!! -Laura #6873087


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FOUND THIS OLD TYPEWRITER IN AN OPEN SHED AT BUD MCINTOSH'S BOAT YARD THOSE OLD THINGS JUST KEEP FASCINATING ME

Uploaded on 3/23/2007 2:21:57 AM

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Camera: Olympus SP-500 Digital Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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