This is what called a decisive-moment: I had a day off Monday, and I took a stroll in my town with the camera along. Coming to a main road I heard unusual tumult and saw this craned-truck on it's side. Probably lost ballance while extracting the crane too long, in order to trim tree's-foliage.
Major traffic jam happened. I have no idea about injured personnel.
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eldancer1 (36343) 2012-01-10 9:37
Awww! I hope nobody had serious injury. Good timing and nice capture of this unfortunate incident. Good lighting and sharp details. Well done, tfs.
Oh yes, those B-1B bombers are still in active service.
Fis2 (95997) 2012-01-10 9:51
Interesting reportorial photo.
Good frame and colors.
Have a nice evening.
pajaran (59483) 2012-01-10 9:57
Dobar trenutak snimka, bravo ...
Mala nepaznja i doslo je do nesreca, nadam se da nema povredjenih.
Dobar rad i prikaz.
Prijatno vece i mirna noc.
A good moment shot, bravo ...
Small inattention and there has been a disaster, I hope no injuries.
Good work and display.
Pleasant evening and peaceful night.
All the best.
lakshmip1949 (19081) 2012-01-10 10:12
This is very unfortunate. Hope , there was no personal injury. This could have happened due to negligence. A nice documentary shot showing the accident. Clear sharp image.
bayno (18344) 2012-01-10 10:22
Ciao Ike, nice reportage, I hope nobody got hurt ... I can not comment photo quality in this type of situation, the quality becomes secondary, buona serata, Valter
serp2000 (43798) 2012-01-10 10:39
(Ike Harel. Special for the Trekearth from Tel Aviv)
Good reportage photo. I think, this is typical error of an operator, when the machine works without the legs, therefore it lost balance... Sad story, this man can lost his job and a lot of money.
clic (16885) 2012-01-10 12:08
Sad report, indeed.
Lot of "horse-power" lost forever...horses lie on thier side only when they are sick or dying!
Charo (51212) 2012-01-10 13:45
A unique photo shows an unfortunate accident, it is best that this event did not produce victims.
Good little reportage document seen by TE.
pierrefonds (65264) 2012-01-10 16:05
The trees are framing well the truck. The point of view is showing the details and colors of the truck on its side. The late morning light is bringing out the colors. Have a nice day.
jhm (151414) 2012-01-11 0:34
This is a good daily life picture or a good reporting working.
Not pleasant for the driver of the crane.
Everyday in the world get we this type of accidents with cranes.
Very well composition, I hope alone that the driver not is injured.
very well done, TFS.
snunney (97477) 2012-01-11 2:24
Well presented documentary image with good colours and sharpness. Let's hope there were no major injuries.
nilotpal_patra (1688) 2012-01-11 7:23
Namaskar Ike Harel,
It is realy, realy a Wonderful Picture of transportation. Nice Frame. Nice colour, contrast and sharpness. Excellent shot. Nice POV. TFS.
adramad (44804) 2012-01-11 8:00
A good picture of reportage, I hope no one was injured, good brightness and color, enhanced by all that greenery that adorns the image. Well done.
Have a great evening.
ruisc_pt (10892) 2012-01-11 8:08
Something was wrong before this "decisive moment" .. the turning moment,,,,
paololg (31448) 2012-01-11 13:27
Ciao dear Ike,
I hope that no have been problems with people! The truck was really unlucky, but you have had the opportunity to capture a inedited and original photo. It's always useful to leave the house with the camera, this image shows it well! Congratulations!
Ciao, have a nice Thursday!
danos (96706) 2012-01-12 0:33
Ohh this is a great reportage shot with the truck to be side-down and you were there to 'catch' the moment.I like the quality of the photo as the light and the colour management.
Have a good day,Danos
DjoleE_ (0) 2012-01-12 4:42
It's nice to be back among friends.
Good work, nice natural colors.
A good display of colors and sharpness.
sacimar (26205) 2012-01-12 5:40
wow, impressive accident, this is a not usual image here, I hope they were no injuries, the picture is surprising, well seen,
Cricri (117853) 2012-01-12 6:39
Photo reportage!! espérons que personne ne sois blessé
avant de lire la note je ne voyait pas bien ce que cela pouvait être!!! bonne lumière et végétation
Silvio1953 (140736) 2012-01-12 10:52
Ciao Ike, amazing dramatic capture, nice reportage, I hope nobody was damagend by urt, very decisive moment, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio
mauro61 (52855) 2012-01-12 12:34
effettivamente una scena colta al volo e una buona immagine di reportage.
Buona la luce che ha favorito la ripresa,
Nicou (139974) 2012-01-13 5:17
quel position ce camion alros il est tout cassé, quel captage de reporter, j'espèque que le chauffeur n'est pas blessé.
Bravo et maitié
Kielia (24077) 2012-01-13 8:36
feeling the subject is exactly what we experience! This is a very interesting image of this unhappy incident. I really do hope that nobody was injured. Thanks for sharing!
raszid62 (18515) 2012-01-14 9:05
Interesting reporter look at the damaged, upturned truck. I hope nobody nothing had happened. Excellent quality photographs.Yours
בוקר טוב. מבט מעניין על הכתב פגום, משאית הפוכה. אני מקווה ששום דבר nkomu קרה. תצלומים באיכות מעולה. שלך.
RhodieIke (11744) 2012-01-15 0:12
Hi Ike, Interesting photo, the right time and place hey, great colours, and well managed light. Amazing what we come across with our cameras to hand. Cheers Iain.
kordinator (20513) 2012-01-19 13:10
Hello dear Ike
It is good that no one was injured.
A very interesting documentary work in your city.
Uncommon but very original scenes.
delpeoples (57278) 2012-01-25 2:11
Hello dear Ike
Yes, a definite decisive moment, I truly hope that no one was hurt and am glad to hear that no other vehicle was involved, the truck merely unbalanced. Good quick reaction in a short period of time. Thanks for sharing and I wish you a beautiful day.
jmdias (63370) 2012-02-16 15:49
a nice reportage about the accident and the truck. good details.
mcmtanyel (21810) 2014-03-19 20:53
Great journalistic photo. The colors and shapes in the thumbnail are pleasant, too. However, when one sees the detail in the full size photo, a sense of sympathy takes over.
PS. Taking photos at Israeli airports is the least of my worries today. Being a Turkish citizen, I need a visa to enter Israel. I just found out that all Israeli consulates are on strike! Will you please tell your friends in the diplomatic corps to hurry up and bury the hatchet before I am scheduled to travel? Consulates on strike, whoever heard of that?
- Copyright: Ike Harel (ikeharel) (69773)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-01-09
- Categories: Transportation
- Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC FZ35
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/200 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-01-10 9:11