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Offline Spore

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #40 on: January 03, 2013, 06:28:47 pm »
Applous!! Dankie! :thumleft:
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #41 on: January 03, 2013, 10:33:32 pm »
    Wes,I enjoyed your trip.Hope you can fix the old lady.
 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #42 on: January 03, 2013, 10:58:03 pm »
Cool Bananas!

Lekker ride, thanks for sharing.

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #43 on: January 04, 2013, 12:17:16 pm »
Bliksem Wes.......I really enjoyed this one. Something different.....great pics and story. I was chatting to Pote last night and I said to him whilst reading your report how stunning it is down there. Think I must take my Toppie up on his offer....fly down and use one of his bikes and we can go and enjoy this together.

Thanks for sharing.....goeie werk!  :thumleft:
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #44 on: January 04, 2013, 02:28:38 pm »
Bliksem Wes.......I really enjoyed this one. Something different.....great pics and story. I was chatting to Pote last night and I said to him whilst reading your report how stunning it is down there. Think I must take my Toppie up on his offer....fly down and use one of his bikes and we can go and enjoy this together.

Thanks for sharing.....goeie werk!  :thumleft:
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #45 on: January 05, 2013, 01:44:23 am »
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #46 on: January 06, 2013, 08:45:06 am »
Nice ride, Wes! Beautiful pics there - you really did manage to capture the feeling of some of those places.
 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #47 on: January 06, 2013, 09:05:58 am »
Nice trip en veral op daai bike, lyk lekker classic :thumleft: jy moes vanaf die Tankwa Padstal nog so 80km aangery het Stonehenge toe en daar is ook brandstof.
 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #48 on: January 23, 2013, 10:41:20 pm »
Envy. I has it.

 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #49 on: January 24, 2013, 07:48:30 am »
AWesome Report , geese i am itching to do something like this.

great pics thanks for sharing this adventure.

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #50 on: January 24, 2013, 04:12:58 pm »
Cool RR... thanks for sharing!
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #51 on: January 24, 2013, 04:23:58 pm »
Thanks for all the compliments on the pics guys, sjoe! For snaps I just use my little Sony Cybershot. As with most compacts, it loves outdoor shots with lots of light. Then I crop my photos in Photoshop, and tweak the lighting and colours a little, and sharpen up a bit. For the boffs - I just use Shadows & Highlights, Levels (often Auto Levels if it works) and Unsharp Mask. Et voila!

For the self-shots I use a GorillaPod and the camera's timer  :thumleft:
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #52 on: January 24, 2013, 04:31:17 pm »
I also took a bunch of snaps on my phone and uploaded them with Instagram  :thumleft:
 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #53 on: January 24, 2013, 04:34:24 pm »
more Instagram shots...
 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #54 on: January 24, 2013, 04:41:08 pm »
Very, very cool old skool, Wes.  :thumleft:
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #55 on: January 24, 2013, 04:50:21 pm »
nice one  :thumleft: :thumleft:
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« Reply #56 on: January 24, 2013, 04:53:07 pm »
after reading this i know what i'll be doing this weekend, awesome report & foto's
 

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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #57 on: January 27, 2013, 11:05:06 am »
now that's what a long weekend should look like!
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Re: 3 days, 2 provinces, 1325km & 1 W650
« Reply #58 on: February 27, 2013, 03:32:46 pm »
Just read the whole report.....nice one Wes....cool trip  :thumleft:
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