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Old Oct 3, 2011, 5:33 AM   #1
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From: Bill Turner
Sent: Monday, 3 October 2011 9:07 PM
To: John King
Subject: 10/03


Thanks for the Facebook comments.

I'll be shifting to the VA facility later this AM.

The cancer is terminal. My right lung has been destroyed and
the left lung is infected with cancer and is inoperable.

You may share this information as you wish.


regards, john from Melbourne, Australia

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Old Oct 3, 2011, 5:46 AM   #2
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Thank you John, for letting us know of Bill's condition and sharing his correspondence with us.


So you want to be a better photographer? Open your eyes and take a look at what is all around you.
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Old Oct 3, 2011, 6:54 AM   #3
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Although I don't know him personally I have always enjoyed his photography and enthusiasm for it. I wish him and his family the best.
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Old Oct 3, 2011, 7:25 AM   #4
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Sad news.
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Old Oct 3, 2011, 7:36 AM   #5
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.....this is sad news, thank you John for sharing to let us know.
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Old Oct 3, 2011, 6:43 PM   #6
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Hi John

Thanks for the heads up on Bill's health and very sad to hear that he's not been able to make a strong recovery. He's taken some fab pics with his E1's and 11-22 over the years. As Eric and the guys havealredy commeted that our thoughts, best wishes and a wee prayers are for him and his family...


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Old Oct 3, 2011, 7:51 PM   #7
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Bill is one photographer that didn't need to watermark his images. You knew who took the photo. His style was that strong and that unique.

Maybe he can talk the nurses to get him and his pen out to compose some more magic.

Good luck Bill. Were with you, thoughts and prayers,

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Hi Greg .. very well said and your just spot on his work speaks for itself..
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Old Oct 6, 2011, 9:50 AM   #9
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Sad news, Bill is a great person, always ready to help everybody.

I hope he can go trough this process with out pain.

My best wishes and prayers for Bill.
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