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footloose 11 1 England
19 Jul 2012 12:07AM
Great focusing,top image.
Dennis
mikbee 15 3 8 Scotland
19 Jul 2012 12:48AM
A bit of action caught well Gerry !!
Nice one.
Mick.
debu 12 India
19 Jul 2012 12:51AM
Great action shot.
debu
tonyguitar 10 77 37 Canada
19 Jul 2012 3:29AM
This seems top notch for bike racing imagery. TG
GREAT Top draw
dven Plus
16 43 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
11 5.3k 128 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
NaturesHaven 10 283 6 England
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 16 8 8 United Kingdom
19 Jul 2012 9:00AM
Great dof and very well deserved awards.
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.2k 2519 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
tanmoy_ 11
21 Jul 2012 10:02AM
grate focus.....Smile
Philo 12 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 13 7 England
26 Jul 2012 9:54PM
Brilliant Shot

Martyn
Bluke 17 303 1 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2012 4:03PM
excellent shot....
yultony 10 United Kingdom
28 Aug 2012 8:46PM
Nice capture, superb effect

Tony

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