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Offline Skyvalhunter

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #25 on: October 12, 2017, 06:08:45 AM »
The Brooks range is one of the most spectacular true wilderness areas in AK. This is why I continue to go there and can't get enough. Have hiked in 20 miles off the Haul road near Atigun Pass and floated the mighty Kongakut river to the Beaufort sea. Heading there next year again. Thanks for posting your experience.
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #26 on: October 13, 2017, 11:33:21 AM »
Are the pics not there?   It totally shows them from my end.   Lol, i'm not all that tech savvy.  What do I need to do to make them show up?





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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #27 on: October 13, 2017, 01:12:00 PM »
awesome adventure, patiently awaiting pics!

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #28 on: October 13, 2017, 01:19:55 PM »
awesome adventure, patiently awaiting pics!
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #29 on: October 13, 2017, 01:48:56 PM »
The Brooks range is one of the most spectacular true wilderness areas in AK. This is why I continue to go there and can't get enough. Have hiked in 20 miles off the Haul road near Atigun Pass and floated the mighty Kongakut river to the Beaufort sea. Heading there next year again. Thanks for posting your experience.

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #30 on: October 17, 2017, 04:22:19 PM »
Lol, now I can't see the pics either. What do I need to do to get them back up?

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #31 on: October 17, 2017, 04:28:38 PM »
Does anybody have an idea of why when I attach the photos they don't always show up and sometimes my post doesn't even go through.

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #32 on: October 17, 2017, 04:50:14 PM »
Does anybody have an idea of why when I attach the photos they don't always show up and sometimes my post doesn't even go through.

Photobucket now charges for the use of their hosting site, so if you're not paying for it, they won't let you share your photos.

If your post isn't going through, it probably means the photo files are too big. Usually this ends up in a white screen and no post.
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #33 on: October 17, 2017, 05:00:35 PM »
I changed all my photos to be hosted by Flicker now that Photobucket has screwed everyone.
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #34 on: October 17, 2017, 06:47:38 PM »

"If your post isn't going through, it probably means the photo files are too big. Usually this ends up in a white screen and no post."


That is exactly what is happening. How do I shrink my photos?

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #35 on: October 18, 2017, 12:53:46 PM »

"If your post isn't going through, it probably means the photo files are too big. Usually this ends up in a white screen and no post."


That is exactly what is happening. How do I shrink my photos?

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You need to resize them. There are some apps that will do it, or some software that will do it if you're posting from a computer. I use the Tapatalk app on my phone to post on the forum, which resizes automatically for you. Really, it asks you what size you want the pics posted at. I don't ever have to manually resize my photos so honestly I don't know how to do it. @Bob33 maybe could chime in here.

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #36 on: October 18, 2017, 01:12:05 PM »
copy your picture then use the copy. Right click Open with "paint". Then on the resize click pixels then input something 1000 or less on horizontal it will automatically change the other box. Then you can upload from your computer. Then "save"

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #37 on: October 18, 2017, 01:41:26 PM »
I've used Postimage for hosting images.
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #38 on: December 09, 2017, 09:42:02 AM »
I Finally had time to figure out the pics thing.  Sorry for leaving ya'll hanging for so long.

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #39 on: December 09, 2017, 09:45:15 AM »
Oops, put the same one twice.  I meant to include this one😀  Feast your eyes on those white legs.... If this is my last post, you can assume my buddy killed me.

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #40 on: December 09, 2017, 09:52:45 AM »
A few more of my favorite pics...


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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #41 on: December 09, 2017, 10:04:49 AM »
Great territory, thanks for posting them up  :tup:
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #42 on: December 09, 2017, 10:10:12 AM »
Man that is a beauty of a wolf! is he doing a rug or life size mount? Sounds like a great trip!!!!
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #43 on: December 09, 2017, 11:35:54 AM »
Man that is a beauty of a wolf! is he doing a rug or life size mount? Sounds like a great trip!!!!
I've never had a bad trip to AK, but some have definitely gone smoother than others😀  He is very fortunate to have a dad that is a taxidermist and was with us on the trip.  His dad told him he would, "kick his A$#" if he didn't lifesize it.  The coolest thing is that I'll get to watch his dad work on it and we may even incorporate a ptarmigan my dad shot into the mount.

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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #44 on: December 09, 2017, 12:03:32 PM »
That's really cool!!!! Would love to see a picture or 12 when done. I hope to have one some day myself.
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Re: Alaska 2017
« Reply #45 on: December 09, 2017, 12:27:32 PM »
That's really cool!!!! Would love to see a picture or 12 when done. I hope to have one some day myself.

I will definitely try to get some pics when it's finished.  His dad hasn't started it yet as he's trying to get some work finished for some of his  customers but I know he's really looking forward to doing it!

 

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