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    Free Study 2019-04 :: Grabbing Dinner
    Free Study 2021-11 :: Sandhill Samba (Courtship Dance)
    Pi III :: Pi & Coffee
    Free Study 2021-03 :: Go Hunting In The Rain, She Said. It'll Be Fun, She Said
    A Vegetable Bestiary (DPL4 Final Challenge) :: Seals On The Beach
    Flowers IV :: Korean Dogwood
    Shallow DOF VI :: Hangin' On For One More Day
    The Three Faces of You :: Three-Time Offender
    Best of 2020 :: Flock Of Flickers
    Challenge Suggestions :: Awkward Moments in Nature
    Where's Bernie? (ARCHIVAL) :: This Is Not What I Expected When I Ordered Curbside Pickup
    Free Study 2021-02 :: Treeline
    Free Study 2021-07 :: Streeeeeetch!!!
    Single Light Source Portrait (DPL4 WK6) :: Blowin' Halos
    Side by Side  :: Shaving With The Grain
    Free Study 2020-11 :: Coming & Going
    Free Study 2016-06 :: Swan Dive in Black & White
    Brass, Copper, or Bronze :: A Horn To Blow
    Upside Down V :: Midtown Ferry Terminal - Going Up?!
    Extended Free Study 2016-04 :: Snapshots
    Free Study 2019-03 :: Snow Shine
    Yellow VII (ARCHIVAL) :: Yellow Up My Sleeve
    Free Study 2020-08 :: Too Hot To Hum
    Graveyard :: Necropolis (in Infrared)
    Free Study 2017-06 :: Ruby-throat at Dusk
    Free Study 2016-03 :: Making Plans For World Domination
    Free Study 2015-07 :: Breakfast To Go
    From Above VII (ARCHIVAL) :: Cross Streets And Driveways
    Free Study 2016-07 :: "I Am Oz, The Great And Powerful"
    Re-Orientation :: Floor Lamp
    Canine POV :: Last Stop Before Home
    Free Study 2016-11 :: Well Hello, My Little Chickadee
    World Enough and Time :: A New Dawn And The World At Your Feet
    The Moment Before :: Open Wide And Say, "Aaaahhhh"
    Something New V :: My Heart's Always In The Wrong Place
    Harvest :: Rkatsiteli
    Concrete :: Edison Portland Concrete Company, New Village, NJ - Closed 1947
    Free Study 2021-06 :: Are You Coming With Me?
    Reflections in Water with People :: Caught In Between
    Cliche with an edge or twist. :: Long Exposure Waterfall in Infrared
    Extended Free Study 2020-11 :: Backyard Birdfeeder - A Motion Study
    Pathways III (ARCHIVAL) :: The Crooked Path
    Wildlife VII :: Three Course Meal
    Free Study 2020-09 :: Stinkbug, It's What's For Dinner
    Photographer Quotations :: "Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still" - Dorothea Lange
    Perspective VIII :: Moving Day
    Free Study 2019-11 :: Berry Good
    Honorable Mentions
    Automotive Detail II :: Scooped
    Asymmetry :: Bad Horn Day (Jacob Sheep)
    Free Study 2020-06 :: Papa Can You Feed Me?!
    Free Study 2021-05 :: When You Just Get Your Nails Done
    Urban Landscapes V :: One Window, One Room, One Soul, One Night At A Time
    Extended Free Study 2019-11 :: Liftoff
    Best of 2019 :: 2 Seconds To Dinner
    Covfefe :: All Hail the Dark Lord!!
    Colorful Objects (DPL4 WK4) :: Hot Air Balloons
    Inspired by Edouard Manet :: Conversations With Strangers
    Churches II :: Our Lady Of Perpetual Monochrome
    Vanishing Point V (DPL4 WK4) :: Down A Long Neck
    Free Study 2016-12 :: The Heart of Winter
    Purple IV :: Purple Produce
    Free Study 2020-10 :: Apple For One, Standing Room Only
    Free Study 2018-08 :: Grub Hub
    Goofy Faces :: Tula the Droolah
    Ridiculously Disproportionate :: Chug-Chug X-ing
    User Profile
    Name: Jake Kurdsjuk
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    JakeKurdsjuk
    backdoorhippie (Mar. 2nd, 2016)
    Gender: M
    Type: Member Location: A li'l South of Heaven, a li'l West of Hell (we ca
    Cameras: Canon EOS R5
    Autel EVO Folding Drone
    Nikon D500
    Lenses: Canon RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM
    Canon RF 24-105MM F/4L IS USM
    Nikon AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF ED VR
    Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR
    Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/4G ED VR
    Registered: Dec. 9th 2012
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    Biography: Professional Data Warehouse Specialist by day, (very) Un-Professional Photographer, Musician and Writer at every other opportunity.

    My love of photography was instilled at a young age, through constant slide shows from my Mother's Father and my own. Making music is my deepest artistic passion, but as I get older I've adopted the photography that grabbed my brother at an early age. Any early progress I made was advanced by gleaning off his years of professional experience, and it continues to this day as I sponge off of the marvelous work of those around me. That absorbing continues at this place, where I've had the great fortune to get to know and collaborate with some incredible artists.

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    TPL Season 3 - 2014

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    DPL Season 3 - 2015

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    1st Place: Unofficial FSM 2016

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    Independent Honors - my sincere thanks to each of you for the recognition:

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    Grog is Grate burd traner. Grog teeches burd to make fyre by rubbing stiks together. Not wurking yet, but Grog has pashiens. Thag thinks burd shuld carry messuges and spy on enumy tribe. Thag has meny dum ideas. Good thing Grog in charge.
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    Other Bling...

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    Signature: Give in to the low light side of the force, Luke!!

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