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Captured at Hunstanton on the North Norfolk coast.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 L IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:7 May 2009 - 6:16 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Program AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Title:The Kite Surfer
Username:fentiger fentiger
Uploaded:31 Jul 2012 - 7:07 AM
Tags:Hunstanton, Kite surfing, Norfolk, Photo journalism, Portraits / people, Sports / action
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debu
debu  4 India
31 Jul 2012 - 7:15 AM

Great action shot.
debu

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pascalg
pascalg e2 Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
31 Jul 2012 - 7:53 AM

excellent portrait in action! (even the expression)

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8525 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1089 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 7:58 AM

Very well done, this is an exceptionally difficult subject - fast and unpredictable!
Moira

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
31 Jul 2012 - 7:59 AM

Excellent action shot Albert, love his expression and your composition,
Fred.

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 437 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 8:14 AM

Really good action shot, composition just right.
Carole

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43660 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 8:19 AM

A stunning example of how to capture the very best in Sporting/Reportage Photography.

Regards Nathan

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 8:24 AM

I have just hear on BBC Breakfast that Kite Surfing will be an Olympic sport next time around in place of Wind Surfing.

Albert

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chensuriashi
chensuriashi e2 Member 8159 forum postschensuriashi vcard England17 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 8:25 AM

I love close up action shooting, this is a great example, well shot love it. Chen.

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exposure e2 Member 101761 forum postsexposure vcard England
31 Jul 2012 - 8:34 AM

Brilliant timing & capture Albert
Pauline.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 8:42 AM

wow!! great action here...

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England211 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 9:04 AM

Like the details in this Albert
Regards Richard

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 10:00 AM

Excellent action shot, the movement completely frozen. A difficult subject but so well handled.
Ronnie.

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
31 Jul 2012 - 10:43 AM

Fantastic detail in this action shot good for you nice one! regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
31 Jul 2012 - 12:35 PM

Marvelous capture, the movement, the churning water and the moment! Well done! IB

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 5192 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 12:47 PM

A superb action shot Albert! Wonderful detail and timing!
Ann

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8146 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 4:14 PM

A cracking action capture, Albert. Carol

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64838 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2012 - 5:36 PM

Beautifully sharp capture, excellent exposure.
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brianwakeling
brianwakeling e2 Member 8brianwakeling vcard United Kingdom
31 Jul 2012 - 5:57 PM

well timed

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2012 - 10:22 PM

Super action capture, very good and sharp detail, fab work.
Shaun

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
1 Aug 2012 - 6:10 AM

Many thanks to everyone who have looked, voted and commented.

Albert

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