Skip to content

SANParks.org Forums

View unanswered posts | View active topics






Post new topic Reply to topic  Page 44 of 105
 [ 1574 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47 ... 105  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 5:15 pm 
Offline
Forum Assistant
Forum Assistant
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 06, 2009 5:03 pm
Posts: 9537
Location: Upington RSA
FAC Member (2012)
I think I've said this before...... :tongue: .........I like the collages... :thumbs_up:

_________________
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough - Mae West


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 5:55 pm 
Online
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
User avatar
Award: Quiz Whiz of the Year (2013)
Joined: Tue Dec 23, 2008 5:22 am
Posts: 20127
Location: Midway between the infinite and the infinitesimal!
Award: Musketeer of the Year, Quiz Whiz of the Year (2012)
I prefer the collage; thanks Roaneric. :thumbs_up:

_________________
EVERYBODY'S TR!
TR: A NEW DAY IS S-OWN
TR: NECTAREAN NICETIES OF THE NORTH
TR: PRIMEVAL PLEASURE

"Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." (Groucho Marx)


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 6:14 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Sat Feb 18, 2006 12:30 am
Posts: 36361
Location: Worcester, South Africa
Collages are beautiful, but.....I prefer the separate/one by one pics, Roaneric.

_________________
aquila non capit muscas


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 8:04 pm 
Offline
Legendary Virtual Ranger
Legendary Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Sat Aug 11, 2007 7:29 pm
Posts: 5160
Location: Parklands Cape Town
FAC Member (2012)
Like :thumbs_up:

_________________
• Only when the last TREE has DIED and the last RIVER been POISONED and the last FISH been CAUGHT will we realize we cannot EAT MONEY?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 8:54 pm 
Offline
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger

Joined: Mon Jan 31, 2005 10:20 pm
Posts: 1832
Location: 4 hours from KNP : South Africa
Like the collages - keeps everything on the particular unit together.
Great work you are doing here. :thumbs_up:


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:00 pm 
Offline
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Fri Apr 03, 2009 10:18 pm
Posts: 1539
Location: johannesburg (but soon in Kruger)
I think for people with slow internet the collage is better as they download less images.

I like both! Thanks again for the photos!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:37 pm 
Offline
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Sun Mar 20, 2005 5:53 pm
Posts: 3633
Location: Cambridge, MA (and home from home in Darling, WC)
MATTHYS wrote:
Collages are beautiful, but.....I prefer the separate/one by one pics, Roaneric.
I agree with Matthys on this, because the separate, one-by-one pix are larger, so far easier to see details. Collages are 'pretty', but I think that the point of this thread/collection is to be able to see as much about specific units as possible? Otherwise you would only need post one 'generic' example of each type of unit, as they do on the website's accommodation pages.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:44 pm 
Offline
Moderator
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Sat Feb 18, 2006 12:30 am
Posts: 36361
Location: Worcester, South Africa
I actually appreciate seeing as much as possible/the details too, Arks.

_________________
aquila non capit muscas


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 9:47 pm 
Offline
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Wed Mar 08, 2006 11:58 am
Posts: 2448
Location: The Netherlands
FAC Member (2012)
Hi there

Hmmm so many different opinions :doh: I thought you guys will make it easy for me :lol:



arks wrote:
MATTHYS wrote:
Collages are beautiful, but.....I prefer the separate/one by one pics, Roaneric.
I agree with Matthys on this, because the separate, one-by-one pix are larger, so far easier to see details. Collages are 'pretty', but I think that the point of this thread/collection is to be able to see as much about specific units as possible? Otherwise you would only need post one 'generic' example of each type of unit, as they do on the website's accommodation pages.


Thanks Arks, you made a very good point there. :wink:


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Tue Aug 28, 2012 11:25 pm 
Offline
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Tue Jul 29, 2008 4:58 pm
Posts: 782
Location: Scotland
I think the collages give a good all-round picture at one viewing. Perhaps a `link` to a series of individual pictures for those wanting to hone in on a particular feature?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 7:51 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Nov 01, 2011 5:57 am
Posts: 97
Location: CAPE TOWN
I guess you are sorry you asked ROANERIC!! PLEASE stay with the seperate ones the collage is like Scrapbooking - busy and fussy - and to me defeats the whole object of this wonderful page


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 2:30 pm 
Offline
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger

Joined: Tue Oct 07, 2008 4:15 pm
Posts: 681

WHEN i'M JUST BROWSING, WITH NO INTENTION OF STAYING IN A PARTICULAR UNIT, THE COLLAGE IS fine,
but when looking up a particular unit to stay in it then I prefer individual photos.
If it is easier for you to post collages, then maybe that is the way it has to be!
Thanks for all your info on this thread!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 2:37 pm 
Offline
Forum Assistant
Forum Assistant
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 06, 2009 5:03 pm
Posts: 9537
Location: Upington RSA
FAC Member (2012)
To make the collages take some time, but when posting individual photos and you are restricted to 15 photos per page, you do have a problem.

If you post a left view, right view, outside/kitchen and interior photo per posting you can post four different chalets per page. So you need 11 page turner postings per page. and that is the biggest problem on this topic.

It's not like a trip report where people follow your trip and :thumbs_up: and comment to get the page turned.

So if we can get 11 mites that is willing to :thumbs_up: and help the pages to turn that would be stunning........ :tongue:

_________________
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough - Mae West


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 3:07 pm 
Offline
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Wed Mar 08, 2006 11:58 am
Posts: 2448
Location: The Netherlands
FAC Member (2012)
I agree with both sides.

The collages are pretty and keeps all the photos together. But as some of you said, they are a bit too busy, small and due to the resizing not so sharp.

I started this topic, because the pictures on the website are small, limited and does not often show the outside view. And as Arks said, that is the whole idea of this topic. To show MORE pictures than is available on the website. The separate photo's show much more detail.

So I think I will continue to post separate photo's. I will need help to turn the page, so if some folks will be willing to help with that, even if it's just a :thumbs_up: then the problem is solved.

Thanks for your opinions. :gflower:


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Accommodation photos
Unread postPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 4:10 pm 
Offline
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
Distinguished Virtual Ranger
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jan 13, 2005 9:02 pm
Posts: 17042
Location: mind in SA, body in The Netherlands
collages :thumbs_up:

_________________
Submit your Images


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1574 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47 ... 105  Next



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group

Webcams Highlights

Addo Nossob Orpen Satara
Addo Nossob Orpen Satara
Submitted by Jurie van Vuuren at 12:26:03 Submitted by Stampajane at 07:13:32 Submitted by Stampajane at 19:37:35 Submitted by ShapeShifter at 12:01:14