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Canberra Region Multimedia => Photo of the Month => Topic started by: on January 01, 1970, 10:00:00 AM

Question: Photo of the Month
Option 1: Buses 574 & 547 - City West votes: 3
Option 2: Bus 497 - Knoke Avenue votes: 4
Option 3: Bus 443 - Gungahlin Place votes: 3
Option 4: Buses 351 & 930 - City West votes: 1
Option 5: Bus 972 - East Row votes: 1
Option 6: Bus 439 - Tuggeranong Interchange votes: 1
Option 7: Bus 425 - East Row votes: 1
Option 8: Bus 405 - Gungahlin Place votes: 1
Title: POTM September 2019
Post by: Barry Drive on August 20, 2019, 11:55:12 AM
Submissions are open for Photo of the Month (September 2019). And here's the rules:

● two* photographs may be submitted by any one person, provided they have not been submitted before

● * This month we are seeking photos of Current AOA Buses. If you submit a photo (or two) meeting this criterion, you may post up to three photos but you may only submit a maximum of 2 photos of the same bus.

● photos must be "owned" by the person submitting it (if not, you must have the permission of the photographer to submit the photo - and identify the photographer)

● photos must be have taken legally - ACT Bus does not encourage or condone trespassing

● submitted photographs must prominently feature:

  ◦ public transport infrastructure (such as bus stop, bus station, bus depot, Light Rail line, tram depot) within the ACT / Queanbeyan region (location must be specified)


  ◦ a bus or tram from the ACT or Queanbeyan (taken within the region or a former ACT/Queanbeyan bus) where -
    ▪ the vehicle is in focus
    ▪ the fleet or registration number is identifiable (or supplied by photographer if not visible in photograph)

● photos narrower than 640 pixels will not be accepted

If possible, please supply date or month of photo.

Refer here ( for full ACT Bus photo submission conditions.

Photos can be submitted four ways: (1) by posting to this forum topic (2) by posting on ACT Bus Facebook page  ( mentioning POTM) (3) by tweeting to @actbus or @actbusspotter (4) by contacting ACT Bus (submit a "contact us" form, send a message to our Facebook page or send me a Private Message) - and we'll send you an email address.

Unhosted photos may be uploaded into the ACT Bus Gallery which will apply a watermark. Requests to remove the watermark will not be considered.

To ensure consistency, photos must be displayed with a width of 640 (or height if 640 if a "portrait" aspect) - photos wider than 640 are required to use the option width=640 or height=640 in the image tag. For example: [img width=640] instead of [img].

Submissions close midnight 27 August, Australian Eastern standard time.

Voting will commence on 28 August. Voting will close 1 September.

The winning photo will be loaded to the ( website and posted to ACT Bus on Facebook. The winner and runner(s)-up will also be included in the Photo of the Year vote. By submitting a photo, you are giving permission for it to be loaded onto the ACT Bus Gallery and Facebook page.
Title: Re: POTM September 2019
Post by: King of Buses on August 24, 2019, 01:51:03 PM
574 and 547 sit at City West.

497 climbs Knoke Avenue, Gordon.

443 lays over on Gungahlin Place, Gungahlin.
Title: Re: POTM September 2019
Post by: Sylvan Loves Buses on August 25, 2019, 11:44:20 PM
Have some Renaults I've seen around the past week.

351 and 930 at City West

972 at City Interchange behind 959 (too close to get both in the one shot :()
Title: Re: POTM September 2019
Post by: Barry Drive on August 27, 2019, 10:09:29 AM
Bus 439 laying over at Tuggeranong Interchange

Bus 425 turning into East Row

Bus 405 at Gungahlin Place
Title: Re: POTM September 2019
Post by: Barry Drive on August 28, 2019, 10:19:48 AM
Voting is open.