Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Going Down

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

Taken early November at the Rowardennan meet. This was where my 300D came a cropper - so thanks again to Adrian Carr for allowing me to borrow his D70.
Comments / critique welcomed
Colin

Camera:Nikon D70 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:@ 56mm
Recording media:CF- F/4,5@ 1/800 sec
Title:Going Down
Username:colin colin
Uploaded:27 Dec 2006 - 2:01 PM
Tags:General, Glen etive, Kayaking, River etive, Rowardennan06, Scotland, Sports / action
VS Mode Rating Unrated
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to e2

Signup to e2 to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:52
Modifications wanted Modifications Welcome (Upload a Modification)

Comments

Paintman
Paintman e2 Member 8922 forum postsPaintman vcard United Kingdom174 Constructive Critique Points
27 Dec 2006 - 2:04 PM

Excellent action shot. The timing and composition are just right.
Alan.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CHIPPYX1X
CHIPPYX1X e2 Member 8CHIPPYX1X vcard England
27 Dec 2006 - 2:09 PM

Cracking action shot good timing well done
Davey

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Frank_Reid
Frank_Reid e2 Member 9225 forum postsFrank_Reid vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Dec 2006 - 2:31 PM

SPLASH... like it mate... I am off to Tees barrage this week to try my hand..
Frank

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

caotiquemind
caotiquemind e2 Member 8caotiquemind vcard Spain
27 Dec 2006 - 2:43 PM

Great sport action capture.
Like a lot the composition and framing.
Well captured.

Noe

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

kaybee
kaybee e2 Member 103986 forum postskaybee vcard Scotland25 Constructive Critique Points
27 Dec 2006 - 3:00 PM

Not bad Colin, not bad!
Worth the wait in the cold and rain I would say.
1/8th-1/4 of a second later might have been even better.....but who knows LOL


Roy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

NevP
NevP  9853 forum posts Canada13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Dec 2006 - 3:22 PM

Excellent timing here, very nice.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ferguspatterson
ferguspatterson e2 Member 8ferguspatterson vcard United Kingdom
27 Dec 2006 - 3:47 PM

Great timing

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

johnc1711
johnc1711 e2 Member 11johnc1711 vcard Scotland
27 Dec 2006 - 4:16 PM

Nice shot Colin. Is this Glen Etive?

John Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CP_01
CP_01 e2 Member 9CP_01 vcard
27 Dec 2006 - 5:01 PM

Excellent timing..wow
Great presentation too.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

daffydill56
daffydill56 e2 Member 11190 forum postsdaffydill56 vcard United Kingdom
27 Dec 2006 - 5:05 PM

a great action shot that leaves you wondering how he is going to end up! Nice work.

Fran

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

colin
colin e2 Member 10697 forum postscolin vcard Scotland5 Constructive Critique Points
27 Dec 2006 - 6:01 PM

Wow! Thanks for the clicks and comments everyone. This has been a surprise.
Yes, John, this is the triple fall at Glen Etive. These guys were rookies from Edinburgh University Canoe Club and this was their first drop.
Again, all, thanks for the support.
Colin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WideAngleVision
WideAngleVision e2 Member 1154 forum postsWideAngleVision vcard United Kingdom
27 Dec 2006 - 9:23 PM

Good timing, just the right shutter speed, really like this one.
Matt

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

DiegoDesigns
DiegoDesigns e2 Member 9117 forum postsDiegoDesigns vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Dec 2006 - 10:35 AM

An excellent 'action' capture, great drama in the water and anticipation in the man's face. Seems you took to the Nikon quite well!

Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

REKLAW
REKLAW e2 Member 10REKLAW vcard United Kingdom
28 Dec 2006 - 11:43 AM

happy to click for 30 Colin,well deserved.
very good sport shot,nice one.
Ian.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

catlover27
catlover27 e2 Member 10catlover27 vcard United Kingdom
28 Dec 2006 - 12:37 PM

Wow.
Charlie

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

GregorP
GregorP e2 Member 10GregorP vcard Slovenia
29 Dec 2006 - 2:36 AM

WOW !!! Fantastic shot and amazing colours. I love it.

GregorP

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Melanie_M
Melanie_M e2 Member 9168 forum postsMelanie_M vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
29 Dec 2006 - 12:08 PM

Superb action shot.
How lucky were you to be able to borrow a camera?

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Mjhearne
Mjhearne e2 Member 8432 forum postsMjhearne vcard Scotland4 Constructive Critique Points
29 Dec 2006 - 9:39 PM

Again this is a gr8 action shot!
Extremely well captured!
I am just down the road in Mount Vernon. Now have inspiration to shoot in Bothwell! Another of your good pics

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

bones
bones e2 Member 8bones vcard United Kingdom
30 Dec 2006 - 11:25 AM

very good picture it almost makes me want to take up watersports

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

chazbo
chazbo e2 Member 8chazbo vcard
4 Jan 2007 - 10:39 PM

well captured ,great timing.

stevie boy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

megamuff8
megamuff8 e2 Member 1092 forum postsmegamuff8 vcard United States
7 Jan 2007 - 3:29 AM

Way Cool, Colin.....Nicely captured!

Cheers,
Suzan Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

John_Humphreys
John_Humphreys e2 Member 969 forum postsJohn_Humphreys vcard Ireland2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Jan 2007 - 9:50 PM

Great shot Colin. I think the way the "double" falls at the back lead your eye towards the canoeist and the stark orange colour all add up to a great image. John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

PatrickSmith
PatrickSmith e2 Member 101205 forum postsPatrickSmith vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jan 2007 - 5:54 AM

I love that frozen water!

Patrick

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Hawkgenes
Hawkgenes e2 Member 9Hawkgenes vcard United Kingdom
16 Jan 2007 - 7:26 PM

A great action shot Colin. I'd still rather photograph it than be in the boat.

Hawk

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

moni
moni e2 Member 8moni vcard
28 Jan 2007 - 4:30 PM

brilliant detail and colour!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

irweazel
irweazel e2 Member 8167 forum postsirweazel vcard England
28 Feb 2007 - 7:49 AM

great shot

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

moglen
moglen e2 Member 8moglen vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
31 Mar 2007 - 1:51 PM

What an excellent shot, as a canoeist i know what it feels like as you go over the edge. brilliant capture. thanks for click. glen x

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

HectorRivera
HectorRivera e2 Member 7HectorRivera vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2008 - 4:09 AM

Very well captured

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.