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annoying boy
Location: Sweden

Total posts: 160
Posted:you can do hearts in a lot of ways.
you can paint them (with a brush)
you can type them (with the comp. <3 )
you can describe them (with words)
you can poi them (with poi of course!)

with one poi.
do a big ciclre clockwise.
when the poi is at its highest point; isolate 3/4 so it makes a tiny little circle inside the big circle. then continue with the big circle.
repeat.

form the big circle more like an ellipse like 0 insted of O to not get a "fat" heart.

somebody have done it before? (i wouldn't be surprised)


fire is just light and heat.
it's you friend!

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:heart shaped circles heart

first lesson in schatz.

classic clubswinging with poi smile


cole. x


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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annoying boy
Location: Sweden

Total posts: 160
Posted:darn.... now i have to come up with something new.... frown wink

fire is just light and heat.
it's you friend!

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:nah, what's 'new' anyway? wink

just get really good at these dude smile

whereas with clubs, heart-shaped circles are presented as the most fundamental swing, they are far from natural with poi and, as you say, require a nice little taking the weight off type twiddle at the tops.

and with that skill, you can do sideways and upsidedown hearts, which are pretty tricky if you try to do it with clubs...


cole. x

(apologies if my first post seemed dismissive - it wasn't intended hug)


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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annoying boy
Location: Sweden

Total posts: 160
Posted:its ok...
now i'm happy again...
time to spin some more poi.. or flags maby. cool
culaterbye
wave


fire is just light and heat.
it's you friend!

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TheBovrilMonkey
SILVER Member since Sep 2001

TheBovrilMonkey

Liquid Cow
Location: High Wycombe, England

Total posts: 2629
Posted:I really like heart shaped circles smile

There's a picture of me doing one with a single poi in *robyn*'s gallery.
I prefer doing them with clubs though.


But there's no sense crying over every mistake. You just keep on trying till you run out of cake.

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ma'tina
BRONZE Member since Mar 2005

ma'tina

multiplex
Location: somewhere...

Total posts: 611
Posted:sounds sooooo nice, have to try it out ubblove
heart heart

hug tina


- Ho Sa -
kisses & peace & love to beautiful madges
*rever le temps le prendre*

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NYC


NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:Dom invented poi. This is two years ago.


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Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay

Total posts: 7330
Posted:that's not a heart shaped circle, that's just a well-timed photo. wink

and what in the world happened to dom's neck?

his left arm don't look too healthy neither...


cole. x

p.s. rory's heart photo is lush smile


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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UCOF
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

UCOF

Carpal \'Tunnel


Total posts: 15414
Posted:Dom also seems to have been wading through a river......

and... its a rare picture of Dom with fire smile


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NYC


NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:Written by: coleman

that's not a heart shaped circle, that's just a well-timed photo. wink




Actually, I think the 'circle' on the left side of the photo is what we're talking about... Small radius on top, larger towards the bottom.

Two simultaneous butterfly clothoids = heart biggrin


Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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Richee
BRONZE Member since Jan 2002

HOP librarian
Location: Prague

Total posts: 1841
Posted:This photo remind me that I looking up when spinning too smile
EDITED_BY: Richee (1115236396)


POI THEO(R)IST

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