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TRAINING PHOTOS: Wednesday 22nd January 2020

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I thought this deserved its own thread. Thanks to @hardtack & son. 
 

2 hours ago, hardtack said:

My son Liam took a bunch of shots today and as there are too many to post in here, this is a link to my Facebook where I created an album for his work; I’m proud of I his work, and not just as a father of a kid who dreams becoming a sports photographer...

https://m.facebook.com/tim.fleming.75/albums/2821236737911591/?ref=bookmarks

TRAINING REPORTS FROM WEDNESDAY CAN BE FOUND HERE

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3 hours ago, Six6Six said:

For those of us not on facebook we cannot view these.

Unfortunately I don’t have anywhere else I can upload them to and can’t really afford a subscription to Smugmug; particularly as we return to Sydney next week and would have no further use for such an account. Sorry about that. If you’re going to be at the training on Monday, maybe I could drag along the iPad and let you flick through them there?

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59 minutes ago, hardtack said:

Unfortunately I don’t have anywhere else I can upload them to and can’t really afford a subscription to Smugmug; particularly as we return to Sydney next week and would have no further use for such an account. Sorry about that. If you’re going to be at the training on Monday, maybe I could drag along the iPad and let you flick through them there?

There’s a number of free or limited photo sharing platforms that could work for you. Unsure on the quality of storage, privacy or if they alter the image but could do the job well enough. 

https://www.techradar.com/au/best/best-image-hosting-websites

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7 hours ago, DeeSpencer said:

There’s a number of free or limited photo sharing platforms that could work for you. Unsure on the quality of storage, privacy or if they alter the image but could do the job well enough. 

https://www.techradar.com/au/best/best-image-hosting-websites

Thanks mate, I’ll look into it.

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If you give me permission I can host them on Demonland and make them viewable in this thread. 

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40 minutes ago, Demonland said:

If you give me permission I can host them on Demonland and make them viewable in this thread. 

That sounds like a good idea... how do we go about that

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1 hour ago, hardtack said:

That sounds like a good idea... how do we go about that

Leave it to me. 

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2 hours ago, Demonland said:

Leave it to me. 

Go for it!

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Great shots mate, he's clearly got a lot of talent!

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52 minutes ago, Luther said:

Great shots mate, he's clearly got a lot of talent!

Thanks Luther... hopefully this will be the start of a good portfolio now that school’s behind him. Comments like yours and others here are certainly doing wonders for his confidence.

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15 hours ago, MyFavouriteMartian said:

Is these young Hardtack jnr's shots.?

I like the action shots capturing the effort and focus/intensity of our players.

Yes, they are my son Liam’s shots. Thanks.

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39 minutes ago, hardtack said:

Yes, they are my son Liam’s shots. Thanks.

he done well :)

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6 minutes ago, daisycutter said:

he done well :)

I wish you people would English proper

Its "He done GOOD"

 

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45 minutes ago, hardtack said:

Yes, they are my son Liam’s shots. Thanks.

Well done to Liam for his excellent action pics. It's inspiring to see such quality work from the younger brigade.

 I hope I can get to Goschs on Monday.

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Excellent photography young man. Those pictures of  Brandon Preuss are quite scary! Looks like he stepped out of a horror movie.

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It's really good to see we finally have a real list to build onto, in future.   This is the most complete list of talent I've seen. in a log time. Since the 90's, but with more discipline, I think.

In saying that these boys are still very green mostly,  but imo, we now have and even spread of talent across all positions and across age brackets.  Our more senior list players, and our up'n'coming list players.

The now and the future under one roof,  at the same time, and on the same list.

 

Our future trade and drafts will be key plusses for us,  from the end of this season.  impact wise.

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On 1/25/2020 at 3:26 PM, hardtack said:

Yes, they are my son Liam’s shots. Thanks.

 

On 1/26/2020 at 12:29 AM, MyFavouriteMartian said:

It's really good to see we finally have a real list to build onto, in future.   This is the most complete list of talent I've seen. in a log time. Since the 90's, but with more discipline, I think.

In saying that these boys are still very green mostly,  but imo, we now have and even spread of talent across all positions and across age brackets.  Our more senior list players, and our up'n'coming list players.

The now and the future under one roof,  at the same time, and on the same list.

 

Our future trade and drafts will be key plusses for us,  from the end of this season.  impact wise.

And looks like we could be developing an elite sports photo division.

Liam has added to an impressive array of  pictures to complement our outstanding reporters.

Thanks all

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