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crabbyob

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school photo's
« on: Mar 30, 2018, 01:23:07 PM »
i found this site that has hundreds of thousands of school photos in it base


http://worldschoolphotographs.com/pages/wsp/pic.php


its worth a wee look, and its free
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minniemouse

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #1 on: Mar 30, 2018, 01:44:24 PM »
 ;D ;D ;D
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crabbyob

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #2 on: Mar 30, 2018, 01:47:02 PM »
if you show me yours, i will show you mine  :o :o :o
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minniemouse

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #3 on: Mar 30, 2018, 02:18:41 PM »
 ;D ;D ;D


Today's youngsters have loads of pictures taken, plus videos.  In our day photographs were few and far between, usually just taken on holiday or special occasions, mostly black and white at that, and they were tiny!
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crabbyob

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #4 on: Mar 30, 2018, 02:22:07 PM »
yes life was black and white then we like idiots found grey... then technicolour
then the world went pear shaped... so now we live in a square world, but still, we manage
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Re: school photo's
« Reply #5 on: Mar 30, 2018, 03:46:53 PM »
Hahaha fell for it. Twerp. :-[ :-[ ::)

crabbyob

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #6 on: Mar 30, 2018, 05:15:10 PM »
thats called a spoiler raven, but i cant complain i fell for it too
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Re: school photo's
« Reply #7 on: Apr 01, 2018, 01:23:53 PM »
I'd hoped it was real. A friend had one of those 360 degree camera school photos and wanted to ask others to put names on it. I put some scripting on it and put it on a freebie webhost. Unfortunately the only person to put any names on was him.

I just checked and it's still there. Anybody attend Chipping Camden school around 1970? Run mouse over picture to see names.

https://routine-conjunction.000webhostapp.com/

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #8 on: Apr 01, 2018, 01:30:15 PM »
Which one are you tho'  ???
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Re: school photo's
« Reply #9 on: Apr 01, 2018, 05:37:06 PM »
Not my school. I do have a photo like that somewhere but never bothered to scan it. I'd have to hunt around to find my friend - he's over on the right somewhere and looks a real wrong 'un. What amazed me is that he didn't recall the name of  this master with the comedy hair cut....



I'm wondering now if that really is his hair or some sort of scarf on the woman behind - if it is though he has a mohican anyway.



crabbyob

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #10 on: Apr 02, 2018, 06:47:30 AM »
its a reverse Mohican, very popular in the 40s-50's
Wayne Rooney was trying for one but his wife
made him pay about a tenth of a weeks wages to get it re.laid
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Re: school photo's
« Reply #11 on: Apr 02, 2018, 10:51:59 AM »



I wonder if any aircraft have tried to land on it.!
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Re: school photo's
« Reply #12 on: Apr 02, 2018, 02:16:29 PM »
He has a distinct look of Gerald Champion playing Billy Bunter..40 years on.
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Re: school photo's
« Reply #13 on: Apr 03, 2018, 12:28:16 PM »
Among the framed photos in our hallway is one of our school house in 1949.  So many of the faces on that fading picture are no longer with us.  The Head Boy sitting in the centre of the group went just a few weeks ago.  He was one of those individuals who never seemed to change, became a Headmaster himself and was apparently very fit but sadly he died suddenly at 86.  I attended the funeral of another on the group last week, a close friend.  Tempus fugit and all that, I guess!

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Re: school photo's
« Reply #14 on: Apr 03, 2018, 03:21:46 PM »
School photos with missing faces is sad...try Bowling Club pictures. Just found one! I sit with the oldest member cos I was the youngest. Guess that would be a wipe out now!
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