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Forum: General 06-30-2022, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,414
Posted By Keitht
The answer is very simple. A major purpose of...

The answer is very simple. A major purpose of the site is to learn about the world through photography. We want the photographers words and explanation of the photograph, not something cut from a...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2022, 10:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 50
Posted By Keitht
Helping local children

Some years ago we visited The Gambia and prior to travel the tour operator suggested taking things like pencils and crayons for that purpose. Whilst there we met a couple who had been holidaying...
Forum: Photos 03-05-2022, 07:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By Keitht
If individuals are going to be permitted to take...

If individuals are going to be permitted to take part in competition, it should be purely as non-aligned athletes. There must be no mention of Russia in their name. For Olympic competition as an...
Forum: Photos 02-01-2022, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 112
Posted By Keitht
Unfortunately not only rogue horses will attempt...

Unfortunately not only rogue horses will attempt to bite you. A friend of mine had a number of horses and gave the same advice about not turning your back on them. Not all will try to bite, but...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 01-24-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,330
Posted By Keitht
A long time ago IB made it clear that they had no...

A long time ago IB made it clear that they had no interest in developing the site, or in fixing any of the ongoing problems. I don't see that changing unless the site is sold to new owners. Even...
Forum: Photos 10-13-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 65
Posted By Keitht
To mkamionka: Thanks for you comments

I was fortunate that the road past the salt flats is elevated so helped to get some height and therefore show more of the pans.
Forum: Photos 09-27-2021, 07:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 78
Posted By Keitht
To Royaldevon: Thanks Bev

Bev, I'm never offended by workshops done on my images. After all, one of the major purposes of TE is discussion of the images and suggesting alternatives.
The crop and re-working has definitely...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 08-26-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,149
Posted By Keitht
Gert, I think we are going to have to accept...

Gert, I think we are going to have to accept that the problem with editing profiles is never going to be fixed. It's been that way for years now.
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 08-26-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,149
Posted By Keitht
Thanks Joel. The few of us remaining on the site...

Thanks Joel. The few of us remaining on the site will be breathing sighs of relief.
Forum: General 08-26-2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,383
Posted By Keitht
Unfortunately it does seem likely that not just...

Unfortunately it does seem likely that not just TE, but sites of similar format are nearing the end. Somebody on a photography forum has recently been asking if anybody knows of a good photo sharing...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 08-25-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,149
Posted By Keitht
Porteplume has most contact with the people at...

Porteplume has most contact with the people at IB, but don't forget they are in the USA and 8 hours at least behind Europe. Don't expect any change for a while yet.
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 07-16-2021, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 805
Posted By Keitht
I think the increase in availability of other...

I think the increase in availability of other outlets for posting images has been a major reason for sites such as this one losing so much traffic. I'm not suggesting it's the only reason as IB...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 06-03-2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By Keitht
Thanks for the honesty IBJoel. Although activity...

Thanks for the honesty IBJoel. Although activity on the site has reduced over the years, IB has been entirely responsible for its current near death state. They never seem to have had any real...
Forum: Photos 06-01-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 52
Posted By Keitht
To ikeharel: Horse and rider.

"As for your latest critique on my horse picture: when you encounter a rider on a horse, and he voluntary stopped and enable me to take the photo - one never hasitate for taking the action, no matter...
Forum: General 05-12-2021, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,691
Posted By Keitht
Pictures of cats, dogs and other pets are not...

Pictures of cats, dogs and other pets are not allowed. When you go to the screen to post any photos there is a box with a link to the Guidelines and Terms & Conditions of TE. Please take the time...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 03-14-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 665
Posted By Keitht
I also use Firefox and allow it to update...

I also use Firefox and allow it to update automatically (not necessarily a good idea), but I'm not having any problems either.
Forum: General 03-05-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,414
Posted By Keitht
lucas, IB are responsible for the functionality,...

lucas, IB are responsible for the functionality, or not, of the site and we Mods can't control that. We try to keep the images and information posted on the site in accordance with the Terms of...
Forum: General 03-05-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,414
Posted By Keitht
Copy & paste note not acceptable.

There have been a few instances recently where we have removed images because the accompanying note has been entirely copied and pasted from another source.
Notes should be mainly those of the...
Forum: General 03-03-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,556
Posted By Keitht
Sorry but I don't understand. Update what? What...

Sorry but I don't understand. Update what? What suggestions are you seeking?
Forum: Photos 12-19-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By Keitht
Scotch Whisky. Definitely no 'e' in the Scottish...

Scotch Whisky. Definitely no 'e' in the Scottish version. The spelling of Scotch whisky (no e) is enshrined in law.
Forum: Photos 12-19-2020, 07:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By Keitht
Scotch Whisky. Definitely no 'e' in the Scottish...

Scotch Whisky. Definitely no 'e' in the Scottish version.
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 11-17-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 766
Posted By Keitht
Maybe one day there will actually be an update...

Maybe one day there will actually be an update which improves the functionality of this site, but I won't hold my breath waiting for that to happen.
Forum: General 09-13-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,350
Posted By Keitht
Turks & Caicos and Cayman Islands are British...

Turks & Caicos and Cayman Islands are British Overseas Territories and are therefore listed under United Kingdom. I haven't checked but I would expect Madeira to appear under Portugal for a similar...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 09-01-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 946
Posted By Keitht
Bev, rules have been tightened over the years. ...

Bev, rules have been tightened over the years. Originally the rule was against pets but some members posted images of cats which they claimed were strays despite the animal being overweight even for...
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 08-29-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 946
Posted By Keitht
Historically, any image of domestic pets were...

Historically, any image of domestic pets were removed if either spotted by mods or if the mods were advised of the image. At its peak the site used to receive between 700 and 800 images per day so...
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