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    Default 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll




    Here is the poll for the 2017 AF.net photo of the year.

    Please select one image only as the BEST of the BEST!!!!

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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    This is ridiculously difficult to select just one. I had to get my wife to help me. All of the work here is so outstanding !
    Thank you all.
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    Quite difficult, all outstanding images!
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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    Quote Originally Posted by Eagleheaf View Post
    This is ridiculously difficult to select just one. I had to get my wife to help me. All of the work here is so outstanding !
    Thank you all.
    Same for me Mark. This is a magnificent exhibition of astro. Anne and I just finished although we couldn't reach agreement - I had the deciding vote
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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    It's great to have so many talented people on this forum. It was excruciating having to pick only one.
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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    Wow, that gave me a headache trying to choose. How do you choose only one when all are perfection.
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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    This is too hard, i refused to vote sorry, every image is excellent and i feel Subjected to picking one i like instead of skill/quality. Just an art taste selection . My favourite one is the b/w close up of the sun
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    Also how does one enter one of these competitions?

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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    Quote Originally Posted by yobbo89 View Post
    Also how does one enter one of these competitions?
    Good point yobbo. I know you've posted some pretty nice images of late, especially the one of Jupiter. I hope you'll be eligible for the 2018 list
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    Default Re: 2017 AF.net Photo of the Year Poll

    Quote Originally Posted by yobbo89 View Post
    Also how does one enter one of these competitions?
    Simply post your image into our astrophotography sub forum and it's automatically entered.
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