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3 Jan 2013 4:36PM
.....You begin to comment on the lovely rainbow effect horizontal lens flare when watching movies and openly question what lens is being used.

Saw this thread elsewhere, was entertaining, decided to pinch it and bring it here. So, how do you know when your a photographer?

The rainbow lens flare always catches my eye, some kind of Panavision lens? Wink

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ade_mcfade e2
10 15.1k 216 England
3 Jan 2013 4:42PM
....you mentally compose shots everywhere you go
THIRDEYE 8 35 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 5:00PM
Hit the nail on the head Ade. !!
RogBrown e2
7 3.0k 10 England
3 Jan 2013 5:06PM
When you're watching David Attenborough & you're thinking all the time "How the hell did they get that shot?" Smile
pulsar69 10 1.6k 6 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 5:09PM
When you stop having enough time to take photos for yourself !!!!
User_Removed 7 736 4
3 Jan 2013 5:13PM
You look for dust spots in blue skies....outdoors. Yup, actually caught myself doing that a couple of months ago.
brrttpaul e2
3 203 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 5:16PM
Whats a blue sky?Wink
Paintman e2
8 902 173 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 5:35PM
When you see a car crash, instead of giving first aid you give the poor sods 125th at f8Smile
teepee e2
11 745 England
3 Jan 2013 5:39PM
when a friend says " what a lovely view" and all you see are the telegraph poles!
SlowSong e2
6 4.8k 29 England
3 Jan 2013 5:42PM
When you're on holiday and your other half tells you to put the camera away for a bit and just experience the place you're at in "real life".
arhb e2
7 2.5k 68 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 5:46PM
Completely missing the plot of a film because you're too intrigued about the lighting set up...
lobsterboy e2
11 14.3k 13 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 5:48PM
You see a sunset and think to yourself "looks a bit oversaturated to me"!
JackAllTog e2
5 4.0k 58 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2013 6:01PM
You're more interested in moving the person you are talking to into a non distracting background zone than actually listening to them.
When everything you look at is a potential shot, be it a bit of string or the sunset.
indemnity 6 331
3 Jan 2013 6:14PM
You don't munch a bag of crisps on location before handling camera and lenses Wink

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