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Hummer

By challicew
Being lovers of any 4x4 adventure, my hubby and i did not hestitate to go on this one! It was a route through semi desert conditions which was awesome. The tyres had to be reduced in pressure to about .8 bar (that is really flat but it was the only way to get through some of the very soft sand obstacles!) Having said that, at this particular obstacle this new Hummer, being driven by a young man who was trying out his vehicle's abilities for the first time, was having a battle going up a steep incline. Thought it would be an interesting shot for a saturday morning! Hope you enjoy it!

Tags: 4x4 Hummer Action sport Sports and action

Voters: Skye24Blue, Take-a-View, Buffalo_Tom and 17 more


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Comments


15 Mar 2008 7:47AM
Excellent shot.
Mac

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Take-a-View 12 293 5 United Kingdom
15 Mar 2008 7:52AM
A beast of a machine caught in its element.
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 8:14AM

Quote:Excellent shot.
Mac


Thank you Mac
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 8:15AM

Quote:A beast of a machine caught in its element.

How right you are!!! Still it doesn't beat our Land Cruiser, its just better looking!!! hahaha
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
15 Mar 2008 8:16AM
Looks great fun Challice.Well taken.
Tom.
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 8:17AM

Quote:Looks great fun Challice.Well taken.
Tom.


Thanks Tom, it was great fun although a bit nerve wracking a times! 2 of the other vehicles on this run actually popped their tyres!!!
photophantom 8 108 3 Philippines
15 Mar 2008 8:26AM
Nice action out there. Captured well.
Dennis
15 Mar 2008 8:28AM
This is a good one. I had a look at your photo's
they need more clicks. I was in S.A for the first time last year, great place. Have a good weekend. Mark
imagio 10 12 1 England
15 Mar 2008 8:39AM
Love the movement on this, great take.

Bernie
robway 11 318 Wales
15 Mar 2008 8:55AM
Great image, I like the colour of the vehicle agains the the sand. superb action.
John
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 8:56AM

Quote:Nice action out there. Captured well.
Dennis


Thanks Dennis
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 8:58AM

Quote:This is a good one. I had a look at your photo's
they need more clicks. I was in S.A for the first time last year, great place. Have a good weekend. Mark


Oh thank you so much Mark for your comments. And yea SA is awesome!
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 9:00AM

Quote:Love the movement on this, great take.

Bernie


Thanks so much Bernie
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
15 Mar 2008 9:01AM

Quote:Great image, I like the colour of the vehicle agains the the sand. superb action.
John


Yes the colours are quite contrasting aren't they, thanks for your comments John
15 Mar 2008 10:02AM
Love the flying sand - gives the real sense of speed

Alan
anpix 8 88 United Kingdom
15 Mar 2008 10:17AM
Thats a lovely photo i love the dust. It just flows so well, even without the Hummer it would be a lovely photo
brianjw 9 4
15 Mar 2008 11:42AM
Very well composed bet it took the wind out of you climbing that duneSmile
Brian
MickyMc 9 8 United Kingdom
15 Mar 2008 1:00PM
Looks scary stuff to me. Just off to have a look at your portfolio looks interesting
Mavis
danbrann Plus
12 631 17
15 Mar 2008 5:56PM
good flying sand.looks hard going in all that sand.
good image.
16 Mar 2008 11:49AM
great shot, well spotted, andys0707
16 Mar 2008 2:09PM
excellent shot
we can feel the movement !
glyndwr 9 66 9 Wales
21 Mar 2008 12:55PM
Great shot, can we have more?

Robert
challicew 8 1 1 South Africa
21 Mar 2008 3:43PM

Quote:Great shot, can we have more?

Robert


thanks Robert, do you want more of the hummer?
Bodiewil 9 46 Wales
31 Mar 2008 11:18AM
Nice capture and action image

Dave
5 Apr 2008 10:23AM
nice capture
zaiba

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