Sunday, August 8, 2010

Tagline Roulette - Volume I, Edition 18 - "Color"

I have a list of words, currently numbered at 136, and each week I go to an online random number generator to get...(Wait for it!)...a  randomly generated number! I use this number to point me to the tag word that I'll use to search for images by Etsy POE Team members that will populate that week's feature. This week that word turned out to be "Color" which produced a list of 43 pages, and 1704 listings.  It's a challenge to reduce that many fine images to a relative handful, but that, as they say, is the nature of the beast.  

Originally, my target in this feature was to put together a collection of 10 images or so, but since I don't believe I've ever managed to limit myself to only "10 images", I decided to lift the target number and just go with what I feel.  Ten images is now my minimum, and my maximum depends on the number of images in the pool and how I feel about things.  I don't want to feature so many images that folks might get bored looking at them, and once I start approaching 20 images, posting them starts to get to be a drag, so now my limit falls somewhere between "10" and "folks might get bored / this is getting to be a drag".

This week we ended up with a collection of 24 images.  Please take a look; I hope you enjoy them as much as I have!

Oh, and as always, please feel free to send me your word suggestions; the list is by no means limited to 136.

Peace.

Steve

Mission Bench - intrinsicvalue




Smiling Pit Bull - jendrivesacivic




Modern Art in Red, Yellow and Blue - backbonestudio




Boston alley number 2 - mattallen




City Light - PhotoGrunt




A New Beginning - yvetteinufio




Gatto Patrol - jrenphotos




Star Light Grass - urbandesign




Red Pepper - octoberphotography




Two Orange Chairs - dhunting




Coffee and Cigarettes - Smcternen




placement - elephantdreams




Greene Street, New York - randolph




Locker Room Rust - HouseofSixCats




Drinks for Two - andreadespot




Pollution Can Be Beautiful - ScooyouPhotography




Niagara Falls in the Night - TimeCaptured




Winter Fence -- Color - rrobertsphoto




Slob - studio19




True Colors - SilverHorsePhotos




Shipwreck - photographybymoni




Benches - SilvinePhotography




hummingbird babies being fed - LDphotography




Overpass - jrzygirlphotography

16 comments:

  1. steve your collection of photos is magnificent. I'm in love with almost all of them. Thanks for including me.

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  2. This is some serious dedication Steve. Thank you for including my Mission Bench as one of your 24 images from 1704 possibilities. I feel quite honored.

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  3. Thank you so much Steve for including my Modern Art in Red, Yellow and Blue photograph. Your selection of images for this collection is amazing. Glad to be a part of this collection.

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  4. What fabulous photographs. Thank you so much for including my Coffee and Cigarettes. I am truly honored.

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  5. Great post. Thank you for including my work, Steve.

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  6. Shipwreck and Mission Bench blew me away. Thanks for sharing such cool stuff.

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  7. Thank you Steve, I am truly honored to be included in your amazing collection of talent that you have featured here.

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  8. wow, these are amazing images! So inspirational

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  9. Wow, thank you for including my shipwreck in your collection! I'm truly honored

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  10. Wonderful collection from many very talented photographers!! Thank you for including me!!

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  11. Such awesome images...and thank you for including "Slob"!

    ~Kayla
    www.studio19.etsy.com

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  12. thanks steve! beautiful selections!

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  13. These ARE beautiful images, each is so astounding! Loving this blog of yours!

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  14. I'll echo the rest...a stunning group of images. Glad to be included!

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