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Old 06-18-2010, 07:03 AM   #6376
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Yeah I know. Not the best style. But it did not stop me from blowing by a bunch of people on the brakes and turns. This was the first couple of laps. I was less then confident in my tires....
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Old 06-18-2010, 11:10 AM   #6377
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one week ago this shot was not possible. One week from now it may be impossible again. This ancient north Wilkes Barre factory was empty for as long as I have been in pa. It looked like something from the little rascals. I rode through there often. It felt like driving thru the 20s. I hope it's still standing by the end of the day.
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Old 06-18-2010, 11:36 AM   #6378
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I maybe crazy, but this one is my hero. He actually lost me on the track. Granted it was in traffic. But he got away.
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Old 06-18-2010, 02:11 PM   #6379
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Not a clue

Does the Little Rascals have anything to do with the clue? Cause I'm clueless, again!
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Old 06-18-2010, 03:47 PM   #6380
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I'm always mildly annoyed when I see shots of a leaning motorcycle framed at an angle like this. I end up turning my computer screen to see what it would look like if the photographer was holding the camera level with the horizon - a position which, btw, would allow the most amount of frame to be filled up with motorcycle (the leaning bike/rider going diagonally across the frame).

It's a nice lean - why does it need to be exaggerated to nearly horizontal?

Just a pet peeve - no judgments or criticism intended.
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Old 06-18-2010, 03:47 PM   #6381
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Old 06-18-2010, 03:49 PM   #6382
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I'm always mildly annoyed when I see shots of a leaning motorcycle framed at an angle like this. I end up turning my computer screen to see what it would look like if the photographer was holding the camera level with the horizon - a position which, btw, would allow the most amount of frame to be filled up with motorcycle (the leaning bike/rider going diagonally across the frame).

It's a nice lean - why does it need to be exaggerated to nearly horizontal?

Just a pet peeve - no judgments or criticism intended.
Maybe they're going up a really steep hill.


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Old 06-18-2010, 04:59 PM   #6383
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I did not take this one obviously. But I too tilt a little when shooting. But this is ridiculous. It was taken by a Poacher photographer.
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Old 06-18-2010, 05:06 PM   #6384
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Does the Little Rascals have anything to do with the clue? Cause I'm clueless, again!
Nope. The only clue is North Wilkes Barre. The square to General. It's easy to see. Just look up and drive around. The net won't help you. You gotta ride to find this one. But the shot did come from my iPhone. So the PC might help.
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Old 06-18-2010, 06:38 PM   #6385
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Tanx.

Invite is still out to everyone, for Sunday am ride and late pm chicken BBQ, pontoon boat ride, and beer at Lake Carey.
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Old 06-18-2010, 06:57 PM   #6386
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. The square to General. It's easy to see. .
If I had any doubts this cleared it up! Too many beers in me to go for it now
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Old 06-18-2010, 07:22 PM   #6387
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Beers

Me too. Just got done mowing, which is at least a 4 beer task. Going to hit the sack soon, get up early for a ride. Hope to go taggin', but I can see the pic with the headlights now, from some young dillweed night tagger! Nut Balls.
I know where they live, and if the tag's gone, I'm gonna be pounding on their door at 6:am!
Have a good night, and beware.
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Old 06-18-2010, 09:47 PM   #6388
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I am the dill tagger. And I can't chase it. It should be there in the morning.
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Old 06-18-2010, 10:39 PM   #6389
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You can see the speed triple's parking lights on in the distance and the heavy equipment in the foreground. There's a big difference between a pro photographer and an idiot who takes pictures of his fingers with an iPhone.

I have no idea what this is/was, but it's visible from river road after you turn the corner from general hospital. It's one block in from the river.

Anyway, the tag will be up on Sunday; long trip planned. I'm thinking Wilkes-Barre Square. :)
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Old 06-19-2010, 05:20 AM   #6390
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Good tag. After I mouthed off last night, I'm glad you got it. I slept in.
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