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Subject: [Leica] Closing Date: Dec 15, 2015, LUG Book 2015
From: leica at (Jay Burleson)
Date: Mon, 9 Nov 2015 12:32:42 -0800
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Submitted my two earlier today!


On 11/9/2015 12:28 PM, Richard Man wrote:
> *Only FIVE *weeks and counting, please contribute!
> I will take contribution starting from (now) to *midnight PST Dec 15, 
> 2015*.
> *No exceptions.*
> ****
> It will follow the same format that Jim Shulman and Geoff Hopkinson used
> for previous editions. The address to send your contribution is
> richard at
> This will be a non-profit, not juried/judged compilation of photos by any
> interested photographer. Anyone may contribute and any brand of equipment
> may be used. Please send photos that you have made during 2015. There will
> be no obligation to buy the book which will be published by Blurb and there
> will be hardcover, softcover printed versions offered and an eBook for
> iPad. There will be a small surcharge only applied for each purchase. For
> 2015 this will be the Second Harvest Food Bank in the Silicon Valley. While
> a 3-bedroom starter home starts at 1.5 million USD in Palo Alto, there are
> people who do not have enough to eat, even here.
> *Please send two image files, ideally as attachments to one or two  email
> messages.* Be aware that some email clients may reduce the sizes of images
> within messages by default.
> Ideal image files are JPEG files around 2000 to 3000 pixels on the long
> side with file sizes of 1 to 2 megabytes. The sRGB color space
> will be used when they are reproduced.
> The book will be in our usual 10 inches x 8 inches (20x25cm) landscape
> layout. Whether in landscape or portrait orientation your images will not
> be cropped or altered by the editor. They will be fitted into the standard
> image layouts used. The Blurb software will size the images to fit.
> For the left hand page that will be a box 2680 pixels wide and 2250 pixels
> high with a plain margin or as a full bleed image (with small
> overlap of edges) of 2888 pixels wide x 2475 pixels high.
> For the right hand page that will be a box 1500 pixels wide x 1796 pixels
> high (for a portrait orientation) or 2271 pixels wide x 1588
> pixels high (for a landscape orientation). Both right hand page options
> leave room for a single caption for both images underneath.
> In the text of your email, *please provide a single caption for both
> images. *This will be your name, and preferably a title for each
> image. You may also like to include details of the equipment or similar
> *short *comment. Here is an example:
> *Firstname Lastname*  Opposite: 'left image title'  Leica M3, Elmar 50 
> f/3.5
> Above: 'Cats eating sushi' Fujifilm X-E1 XF 18-55, Boston LUG meetup

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