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Large cup or small ?

By AshTree
Spotted in Barcelona. A very happy Silly Sunday to you all. I'm having a particularly happy one so far as I've just won my very first auction on eBay for a wide angle lens. I've never bid before, and I held my nerve until there were just 15 seconds to go and trumped someone who came in at 45 seconds! Very exciting GrinGrin.

Thanks as ever for stopping by and for your C&C on my last upload.

Theresa

Tags: Silly Sunday Humour and fun

Voters: BarryC123, Mrserenesunrise, CaroleS and 31 more

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CaroleS Plus
6 425 3 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2011 11:06AM
Great reflections Theresa - hope you have fun with your new lens when you get it - I seem to take forever to get used to new ones.SmileSmile Carole

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2 Oct 2011 11:22AM
Cracking shot Theresa, great composition and reflections, well done you on winning your bid on ebay, have fun with your new lens.

Hugh
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2011 11:41AM
It took a few moments but it was worth it SmileSmileSmile
Very well spotted.
Bill
danbrann Plus
12 636 17
2 Oct 2011 12:41PM
A double D for me please......without sugar.
SlowSong Plus
8 6.7k 29 England
2 Oct 2011 12:46PM
Lovely summery shot. And well done on getting the lens. I always find it so exciting right at the end. Smile
Chris
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
2 Oct 2011 12:51PM
Congratulations on the E-Bay purchase - I've never tried it but my daughter buys and sells all sorts of things!! Great reflections for this SS.
Joan.
marktc Plus
6 96 14 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2011 1:15PM
Great image Theresa, it's one of those you can sit and look at and see something new every time.

That's it addicted to eBay now.... Oh dear!
nikshot Plus
7 9 1 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2011 2:25PM
Hi Theresa,great shot and well seen, someone should get Lifesnappers bird down to that cafe for a fitting.
All the best. Nick
2 Oct 2011 2:25PM
'Artistically-composed Shot with great color, earthy tones, depth, & clarity'~ Peter Smile
mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1556 United Kingdom
2 Oct 2011 2:28PM
Maybe the location for John (Lifesnapper)'s upload ...
Moira
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
2 Oct 2011 2:55PM
A very nice shot Theresa and congrats on the winning bid............Sandy
AshTree Plus
7 1.7k 6 England
2 Oct 2011 4:04PM
Thanks everyone for your comments - been lying out in the garden in my new sunlounger so am only just catching up on today's comments and uploads.
Theresa

Oh and thanks for the link, Moira - I had a look, and a laugh!!!!
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
2 Oct 2011 4:12PM
A large one for me, no sugar, please Theresa! Wink Nice reflections and capture here...and well done on winning your auction Smile
Trev Smile
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
2 Oct 2011 4:15PM
I will take regular, black! Thank you!
AshTree Plus
7 1.7k 6 England
2 Oct 2011 4:24PM
Thanks Trev and Jennn.
Theresa
2 Oct 2011 5:37PM
A great holiday image, Theresa. Woohoo well done on winning that bid Grin
Shell
2 Oct 2011 6:34PM
looks like we are both into shops today ....
What lens did you get in the end?
2 Oct 2011 6:47PM
Nice colours and reflections. What a great place for pictures Barcelona is.

John Smile
2 Oct 2011 7:04PM
Wonderful!! Enjoy the new lens.
jon
AshTree Plus
7 1.7k 6 England
2 Oct 2011 7:20PM
Thanks Shell, Barbs, John and Jon.
Theresa
mikbee Plus
9 3 8 Scotland
2 Oct 2011 11:38PM
Being in Barcelona,I bet the prices would be large even for a small one !!
Good one Theresa.
Mick.
User_Removed 8 26 2 United States
3 Oct 2011 3:00PM
Love this shot with all the reflections!
Congratulations on the eBay win - I can't handle the stress and only use the "buy now" option!
Christina
AshTree Plus
7 1.7k 6 England
3 Oct 2011 3:35PM
Thanks Mick and Christina.

Quote:I can't handle the stress and only use the "buy now" option!

That's me usually, but just for once I thought why not? There were two people selling the exact same lens on a"buy now" basis, but if I'd gone for one of them it would have cost me nearly 40 more, so I'm glad I went in the auction Smile
Theresa
saltireblue Plus
6 6.3k 33 Norway
3 Oct 2011 3:56PM
Made me chuckle, Theresa. I've never ordered a 38c double latte.Grin

BTW, the word bra in Norwegian means goodSmile

Malc
AshTree Plus
7 1.7k 6 England
3 Oct 2011 4:47PM
Thanks Malc

Quote:BTW, the word bra in Norwegian means goodSmile


I had a Swedish friend who used to say she could never call a child of hers Phillipa because the English shortening, Pippa, sounds like a rather rude word in Swedish. (Though I've never been able to substantiate this since...)
Theresa
18 Oct 2011 5:51PM
This is an excellent shot with a lot of "feeling," actually, enjoyed most all images in your great portfolio. You've got an exceptionally clear, uncluttered "vision." BTW, txs for your interesting observation on my "Pennsylvania Dutch" photo. Best, Rob
AshTree Plus
7 1.7k 6 England
18 Oct 2011 10:13PM
Thank you Rob.
Theresa

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