I would love to be involved in this project. Please include me. My post got lost in the first deluge.
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Umm....what's happening here? It's been more than two months since the last post.
Hello? I think this idea is dead. Next....
Nope, not dead, just having a bit of a sleep. It's interesting that the round one camera is *still* going **lol**
Originally Posted by gr82bart
I have a replacement camera, it's a Canon Sure Shot ACE date. A quite expensive P&S camera in its day, but these days - what the heck, I have too many cameras and my wife has two digicams so this one won't be missed.
The data back has a blat flattery which is good, and the camera battery is going strong which is also good.
I'm going to load it with a roll of hp5 tomorrow, shoot a test roll, develop tomorrow night and ship out on Monday.
I'll be sending a bunch of PM's tonight/tomorrrow to those folks who indicated they would be interested in participating. If I don't hear back from any of you by the time the camera reaches the person before you, you will be skipped. BobF is the first person on the list. Bob if you read this PM me to let me know you're still in.
Let's move this camera around folks and finish the trip in record time.
Return Trip Detail
BobF has replied that he's still in which is great. The camera will ship on Monday to him. Eveyone else in the list below will recieve a PM from me asking if you still wish to participate.
The return trip list at the moment comprises:
1 gbroadbridge ----- Sydney, Australia
2 Bob F. ----------- West London, UK
3 mikeg ------------ Shropshire, UK
4 janvanhove ------- Brussels, Belgium
5 Ole -------------- Norway
6 rst -------------- Germany
7 sensanjay -------- New Jersey
8 bobfowler -------- New Jersey
9 gr82bart --------- New Haven, Connecticut
10 jnanian ---------- Rhode Island
11 Suzanne Revy ----- Massachusetts
12 ggriffi ---------- Indiana
13 MattCarey -------- San Jose, California
14 MenacingTourist –- Utah
15 Rich Long -------- Colorado Springs, Colorado
16 david b ---------- New Mexico
17 nsmith01tx ------- Austin, Texas
We have requests from additional APUG folks to join in
Each of these folks will also receive a PM from me over the next week or so.
Their inclusion may alter the above plan so please keep watching this forum for changes until it all stabilises.
At the moment I plan to set loose a 24 shot roll of HP5 on Monday
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All PM's sent, just awaiting replies.
The Camera *WILL* ship on Monday to BobF, the route after then is dependant upon replies.
Not sure if this matters to anyone, but you may want to put me in line with the other New Jersey members. I moved and don't live in Utah anymore.
I'd hoped to find an on-line manual for this, but who needs it anyway.
I did find this information from the Canon Museum.
Originally Posted by gbroadbridge
Graham, you may want to put Alan (MenacingTourist) before or after me. We live ten minutes apart and whoever gets it first can just hand it over to the other. That would also be a nice excuse to meet up. What say, Alan?
Originally Posted by MenacingTourist
I think that's a great idea. Look forward to meeting you