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footloose 5 1 England
19 Jul 2012 12:07AM
Great focusing,top image.
Dennis

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mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
19 Jul 2012 12:48AM
A bit of action caught well Gerry !!
Nice one.
Mick.
debu 6 India
19 Jul 2012 12:51AM
Great action shot.
debu
tonyguitar 4 55 31 Canada
19 Jul 2012 3:29AM
This seems top notch for bike racing imagery. TG
GREAT Top draw
dven Plus
11 25 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 7:03AM
My type of image ,Love it

dven
19 Jul 2012 7:04AM
Thank you for your comments. The Editor's choice award is especially welcome. This is the first time I have been to a cycle race and taken this type of shot. This shot was take without autofocus, I watch the bikes go round the course a couple of times, then set the camera to take one shot at a shallow depth of field. Then waited for a rider to come into the frame at the right focal length. This was my second shot.Grin
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 8:14AM
A really great example of sporting/reportage photography, which has all the right ingredients, mixed up to produce such a great image.

Regards Nathan
19 Jul 2012 8:28AM
Tough sport...........I'm watching Le Tour at the moment and I'm exhausted going up those mountains..............SmileSmileSmile
vickyf Plus
10 8 8 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 9:00AM
Great dof and very well deserved awards.
mrswoolybill Plus
9 927 1463 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 9:09AM
Really excellent, homing in on one competitor's personal struggle. We're following part of the Tour of Britain in September, doubt I'll get anything up to this.
Moira
21 Jul 2012 10:02AM
grate focus.....Smile
Philo Plus
6 99 83 England
21 Jul 2012 8:26PM
Best racing shot I have seen for ages. Thanks for sharing your focusing technique and congrats on all the awards.
Phil
Martyn_U 7 7 England
26 Jul 2012 9:54PM
Brilliant Shot

Martyn
Bluke 11 303 1 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2012 4:03PM
excellent shot....
28 Aug 2012 8:46PM
Nice capture, superb effect

Tony

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