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Malcolm
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Posted:This is for all you thrill-seekers out there. Photo's must show any of the object manipulation arts being practiced in an extreme or obscure location.

Have fun but please
don't hurt yourself while doing this! Home of Poi will not be liable for any injuries incurred as a result of this competition!

Prize for best photo - 1x US$300 credit for your HoP shop account.

Starts: 18th Jan 2011
Voting Starts: 28th Feb 2011
Closes: 14th March 2011

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aston
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Posted:Define obscure?

I mean, does the fact that no one has heard of my home town count as obscure?


'We're all mad here. I'm mad, you're mad." [said the Cat.]
"How do you know I'm mad?" said Alice.
"You must be," said the Cat, "Or you wouldn't have come here."
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Posted:I think the theme is obvious, for example:

-industrial buildings
-towers
-bridges
-hilltops
-sewers
-subways
-caves

etc.

So all the cool locations grin .

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Jameth
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Posted:Those are mostly extreme...

for a literal definition of obscure the range would be huge, I reckon somewhere with an interesting name or setting. A locality called Backwater up near Armidale (Oz), or Windwhistle in NZ are the first to spring to mind.

The day we rode through Windwhistle it was - about 120k, it rolled a semi-trailer, so it could qualify for extreme at the same time. grin


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aston
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Posted:Jameth that is why I ask. smile

Ah well. Am sure I can find something nice.


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"How do you know I'm mad?" said Alice.
"You must be," said the Cat, "Or you wouldn't have come here."
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SpinnerofDetroit
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Posted:Would a women's bathroom in an old industrial center in Detroit be obscure enough? xD I have to start searching!

The only luck is bad luck.

Shut up before I stall my poi up your ass grin

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Posted:Why does my photo was excluded from the final list? It was at # 2.

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Malcolm
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Posted:We had complaints it was photo shopped and not real.

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Posted:It was real photo. I have 40 others in this set http://www.facebook.com/album.php?fbid=1616587290073&id=1098075020&aid=2074834
br>Turn all back please

EDITED_BY: VorontsovAE (1300187117)


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Malcolm
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Posted:My apologies. I put it back on.

So sorry

Malcolm


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Brenn
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Posted:Oh wow, I have poi photos in the Swiss Alps... too late xD

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