I do like this in the fact that I was able to capture the one in the foreground and the other doing the leap. In some sense I was lucky enough to have the race close and be at the right spot.
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Zippy (0) 2005-02-18 16:57
Great capture, and I guess it speaks for itself, and doesn't need a note but it is always nice to see what the photgrapher says.
I think the composition and timing of this shot are so good, that head just beyond the hill is great.
LCannon (2796) 2005-02-18 22:52
I can't say that I would have liked to have been standing where you were. A great POV for this action shot. I agree the person's head in the background is a nice touch. Too bad the sky wasn't bluer that day, but I like this action shot anyway. Nice sharpness and detail with the mud flying into the air. Well done.
seneca77 (405) 2005-02-18 23:18
Great action shot, Brian - well done! The depth of field is perfect as well as the composition. You really get the sense of speed from this shot.
KevRyan (22952) 2005-03-26 11:39
Another fine action shot - well framed and you've kept the seperation of the three moving elements really well - lucky or thoughtful positioning you ended up with a great picture.
- Copyright: Brian Vestyck (revjim) (151)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-01-29
- Categories: Event
- Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark II, Canon EF 100-400L IS
- Exposure: f/10.0, 1/1000 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Quad Racers [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2005-02-18 16:47