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Another shot from the World Coal Carrying Championships.

Many thanks to Annette for the UA on yesterdays upload

Brand:PENTAX Corporation
Camera:Pentax K10D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4-5.8 ED
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:9 Apr 2012 - 12:06 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/800sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Encouragement
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:21 May 2012 - 8:49 AM
Tags:Black & white, Gawthorpe, Photo journalism, Portraits / people, World Coal Carrying Championships, Yorkshire
Votes:46

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gloccy
gloccy  4 Scotland
21 May 2012 - 9:13 AM

Well captured. She certainly looks determined.

Craig

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 6Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2012 - 9:15 AM

I think that encouragement looks like it was needed
mono has given this the ''shattered'' look Alan
great shot, and hope she made it to the end
Lillian

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Alan_Baseley
Alan_Baseley Plus Member 14338 forum postsAlan_Baseley vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2012 - 9:48 AM


Quote:
great shot, and hope she made it to the end
Lillian

She was the winner, Lillian,

Alan

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KingBee
KingBee Plus Member 9429 forum postsKingBee vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2012 - 10:00 AM

What some folks get up to. I admire her stamina, courage, and determination. I'm glad she won. A cracking shot, Alan.

Regards.

Bob

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MoragM
MoragM  5 Scotland
21 May 2012 - 11:25 AM

Been there, done it, know exactly how she's feeling!!
Brilliantly captured, Alan.

Morag

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JohnChambersPhotography

Well captured, works well in black/white, good DOF,

jOHN

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cats_123
cats_123 Plus Member 114362 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2012 - 11:48 AM

the eccentricity of the British always makes me smile SmileSmile

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bobsblues
bobsblues  5 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2012 - 12:53 PM

Super shot well captured Alan the expression says it all .
Rob

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mikbee
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21 May 2012 - 1:14 PM

Yes,gritty determination here indeed Alan !!
Good shot.
Mick.

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franken
franken Plus Member 123585 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2012 - 1:36 PM

Excellent mono Alan.

Ken

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Maiwand
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21 May 2012 - 2:32 PM

Three cheers for her Alan and also for this fine candid shot.
Ron

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jdinne
jdinne  12 England
21 May 2012 - 3:54 PM

Excellent you can feel everything she is going through.

Rgds

John

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jaktis
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
21 May 2012 - 5:13 PM

I love the determination

Peter

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 4209 forum postsannettep38 vcard Costa Rica35 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2012 - 11:39 PM

Excellent story told in one image!

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