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Score ? - One hundred and NOT OUT !!

Posted by
Sunder (Chennai, India) on 10 October 2010 in Abstract & Conceptual and Portfolio.

This is my 100th post in AM3...
Never in my life would I have imagined that I would post an-image-a-day for 100 days..

Thanks to all friends at AM3 for your comments, encouragement which kept me going.

I must also thank my entire family..who have joined in and contributed - each in their own way. My wife and daughter - who helped me with the shooting & ideas, ..My parents & sisters for digging out old stuff ( much more to come yet) and help with extra information regarding our tradition and ideas..


About this picture... it is a bat autographed by the team-players of Hampshire County Cricket Club 2000, which my wife won in a raffle conducted at our daughter's school - Oakwood Junior School, Southampton a decade ago.
( Psst..psst...It still is a brand new bat and has never faced a ball in its life.....)

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Congrats for score :) It's a challenge to find picture worth sharing for each day. And we all have so different backgrounds, that sometimes most ordinary pictures for photographer get most of attention :) Keep going!

10 Oct 2010 5:07am

Sriraam Kalingarayar from Chennai, India

Congrats sir.... :) Great going..... Waiting for more......

10 Oct 2010 5:22am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Congratulations! That's wonderful. I love the stories you tell with your images.

10 Oct 2010 6:02am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Congratulations! Here's to many more! Very clever shot to celebrate your 100th with. I like it.

10 Oct 2010 6:10am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Congratulations, and a very nice one!

10 Oct 2010 6:44am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Happy 100 posts !

10 Oct 2010 6:48am

Yvon from Orleans, France

congratulations, Sunder and happy sunday

10 Oct 2010 6:55am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Well done on 100 and not out. Your photos are great and very enjoyable to view:) Good luck for the next century.

10 Oct 2010 6:58am

Phil D. Morris from Saskatoon, Canada

Congrats to you of so many images. So many that I have seen are
absolutely wonderful.

10 Oct 2010 6:59am

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Bravo pour ce centième post! Et que la Lumière baigne tes pas et ta" chambre noire"!
Bon dimanche lumineux!

10 Oct 2010 7:28am

Punit from Somewhere in, India

Congratulations on a well scored century..! You have all the right to hold the bat high - I hope you are targeting a double ton now..!

10 Oct 2010 7:36am

El pare from Prepirineu, Andorra

A good memory, a good photo. Congratulatioms

10 Oct 2010 7:46am

Soheil from Tehran, Iran

nice framing
well done

10 Oct 2010 8:09am

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom

Congratulations, Your photos are superb made all the more pleasurable with the stories, I hope there will be another hundred.

10 Oct 2010 8:15am

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

Congratulations and a very appropriate photo. I've really enjoyed your pictures

10 Oct 2010 8:30am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Congratulations on your 100th and superb long life to your blog. Good day.

10 Oct 2010 9:03am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Congratulations on these 100 images and thank you very much for letting us participate in your life in this photographic space. I hope to enjoy the beauty of many more! Cheers!!!, Adela

10 Oct 2010 9:05am

RORO from LE HAVRE, France

Happy Anniversary, I hope you will go on to 1000 !

10 Oct 2010 9:43am

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

Congrats on your 100th post!!
I like this - even if cricket is amystery to me ;D the hand holding this wood looks strong and definitive!

10 Oct 2010 9:47am

karthik from India

Excellent 100 not out image shot on the rare combination day of 10-10 -2010 . Keep it up expecting more and more century with colorful images . Very glad to read your mention about the Bat.

10 Oct 2010 9:51am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Congratulations with your 100th post Sunder ! Great idea to post this image today... well done ! Have a fantastic weekend :)

10 Oct 2010 10:14am

Fokkio from Netherlands

Congratulations, it's a good score! Keep on scoring. Have a nice day.

10 Oct 2010 11:10am

tataray from france, France

Bravo... Continues, ne changes rien ...))
C'est super ... Belle journée

10 Oct 2010 11:23am

DowsherVision from PARIS, France

A unique shot !!! Very well done and framed ! Bravo.

10 Oct 2010 11:32am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Now you have your eye in the next hundred will flow easily:)

10 Oct 2010 12:09pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

A well played shot to reach your 'ton'! I like the waving of the bat gesture - a well deserved triumph that we all applaud.

10 Oct 2010 12:26pm

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

congrats, good score, and nice bat...

10 Oct 2010 12:40pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Congrats on the century, wont be long and you will make the double

10 Oct 2010 12:44pm

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

Please don't spank me with that!

10 Oct 2010 1:36pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Your generous personality shines through your words and pictures-every day

10 Oct 2010 1:44pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Congratulations Sunder, keep on scoring on Aminus
Nice photo

10 Oct 2010 1:56pm

Marleen from Netherlands

Never used, but it has signatures!!!! Great subject for a shot, didn't recognize is right away.....
Congratulations on your 100th picture: keep up the good work, Sunder!

10 Oct 2010 3:15pm

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

congrats to you and your family. nicely comp'd, here.

10 Oct 2010 3:34pm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Congratulations on your 100th post Sunder! You have assembled a great portfolio and I look forward to more of the same.

10 Oct 2010 3:47pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

original imagen

10 Oct 2010 3:54pm

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

good clear image!!:)

10 Oct 2010 4:24pm

Jyoti from Mumbai, India

Congrats Sunder :) keep going

10 Oct 2010 4:25pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

100 not out..Excellent score...and I recognise Robin Smith nearest the splice or is that showing my age?

10 Oct 2010 4:59pm

@Ted: No, Ted, you are spot on !! It is indeed, Robin Smith's signature... Thanks for your comment.

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

very interesting shot .good frame and nice detail :)

10 Oct 2010 5:53pm

The MaJor from TM HooD, Iran

woooohow..congratulation for that..appreciate ure hard workin' in AM3 ma friend:):)

10 Oct 2010 6:00pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

great idea, super shot, well done

10 Oct 2010 6:37pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Congratulations Sunder! Looking foreward to see the next 100! :)

10 Oct 2010 7:27pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

congratulations ,sunder !!for this 100th post !
friendships !

10 Oct 2010 8:02pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations! I enjoy your photos a lot.

10 Oct 2010 9:01pm

Terral from Ponoka, Alberta, Canada

Congrats. Another great picture.

10 Oct 2010 9:45pm

Philip from South Wales, United Kingdom

Congratulations. A very imaginative way to celebrate 100 photos!!!

10 Oct 2010 9:45pm

Marcie from Boston, United States

Perfectly simple..and simply perfect. Love the color here.

10 Oct 2010 10:03pm

Dutçh from Chicagoland, United States

A wonderful treasure, the cricket bat! Congrats on your 100th photo!

10 Oct 2010 11:22pm

Becky from los angeles, United States

Congrats!! The time goes quickly doesn't it?! I'm not there yet - but still surprised I've hung in as long as I have so far - Neat bat!!

11 Oct 2010 12:40am

ORBIT from Kerman, Iran

WOW! Lot's of signs!! Goood job, Bravooo. : )

11 Oct 2010 12:44am

Satvik from Columbus, United States

Congrats on your first century :)

11 Oct 2010 1:06am

Iknow from Chengdu, China

very nice thought,and lovely tone, quite comfortable.
Congratulations for the "100th post in AM3",Sunder:)))!
have a great day

11 Oct 2010 2:25am

Ginnie from Netherlands

Very, very cool, Sunder, and congratulations! :)

11 Oct 2010 5:47am

Manola from Bassens, France

Then: good continuation with Aminus I like seeing your everyday life in your country... ;-)))))

11 Oct 2010 8:34am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Congratulations Sunder.. Wish you many more centuries :).

I remember my days in Southampton, I lived there few years and even managed to go to first ever Twenty Twenty in Rose Bowl.

11 Oct 2010 9:15am

Richard Standley from Carquefou, France

Congratulations for your 100th. Many many more to come I hope!

11 Oct 2010 9:18am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Congratulations....Best luck for future journey....

11 Oct 2010 10:15am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Congratulations on #100! Here's to another 1,000. Thank you not only for great photographs, but your informative narratives which are truly educational.

11 Oct 2010 6:02pm

POBSB from Tilburg, Netherlands

I like it, very creative

11 Oct 2010 6:45pm

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

Congratulations :)

11 Oct 2010 7:56pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Well done.

11 Oct 2010 8:26pm

k@ from Paris, France

Super compo, like a painting, love how you framed the strengh of this gesture - happy belated 100th post, Sunder, sorry i'm not as often as i used to on AM3 (you'll understand when you reach 500-something ;)) See you, anyway*

13 Oct 2010 8:39am

Anneka from Bray, Ireland

Congratulations on 100 posts.
A fitting post here

13 Oct 2010 6:47pm