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SandraKay Plus
10 233 4 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2008 11:13AM
Ha ha! Just the opposite of 'chasing waves'. Love his expression.

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mickrick 13 17 2 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2008 11:18AM
Well caught.
Cormy 10 3 England
2 Feb 2008 11:35AM
Hope it wasn't JAWS Leon.
Gil 10 Brazil
2 Feb 2008 2:35PM
Nice catch Leon! Very funny indeed!

Bodiewil 10 46 Wales
2 Feb 2008 8:07PM
Great capture Leon... here comes a soaking

Bob_V 10 1 2 United States
2 Feb 2008 8:32PM
Great one Leon, looks like a big one is coming, well captured.
rangerpaul 10 19 7 England
3 Feb 2008 10:04AM
Is he running from the wave or is that some species of killer South African seaweed chasing him Wink
Beautiful colours in the water and a very nicely captured shot Leon.
leons29 10 South Africa
3 Feb 2008 10:30AM
Thanks a lot guys
rowarrior 10 4.4k 9 Scotland
3 Feb 2008 1:02PM
Lol, be afraid, be very afraid Smile
3 Feb 2008 1:28PM
I thought exactly what rangerpaul has written. That water is so inviting (minus the seaweed).
cantona43 Plus
12 925 4 England
3 Feb 2008 1:42PM
fantastic capture Leon the boys expression says it all something has definitely caught his attention superbly timed shot
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
3 Feb 2008 4:58PM
A great candid, it looks like he's going to catch the wave!
dianah 11 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2008 4:59PM
Looks as though it could be JAWS at least..he looks really worried! Great shot.
Superb candid shot, Leon. You are clearly a very quick-thinking guy to have captured such a moment.
rmr 10 1 Wales
3 Feb 2008 8:07PM
super capture ,that water looks so clear you can see anything coming towards you ,lol
well done
MickyMc 10 8 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2008 8:12PM
Makes me feel like a dip, great shot
microchip 10 1 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2008 8:18PM
Great shot well captured love that wave the colour makes me feel envious, Wish I was there,lol,
franfoto 10 2 32 England
3 Feb 2008 11:02PM
Somethings spooked the lad by the looks of him, wonder what it was.
A well captured candid.
Hop-A-Long 11 52 1 England
4 Feb 2008 5:13AM
Great shot.
SKavanagh 10 312 5 England
4 Feb 2008 6:49AM
Superb shot
Rende 11 38 4 Netherlands
4 Feb 2008 10:00AM
Beautifully composed action shot with a great sense of urgency in the boy.
That stone was really used as a grave marker; there were some pretty morose people around in the 19th century Wink
dawnmichelle 10 12 United States
4 Feb 2008 2:53PM
Great his expression. you had excellent timming ... the water color is beautiful.. looks very inviting
nickyv32 Plus
10 135 England
4 Feb 2008 6:27PM
I watched Jaws on Saturday evening, reminds me of this, I have seen it so many times and its rubbish but still scares me, great with the water droplets.

4 Feb 2008 6:29PM
a wonderful action really did freeze time...well deserved praise
JudeC 11 6 3 England
4 Feb 2008 6:37PM
Great capture - Jude.
leons29 10 South Africa
4 Feb 2008 6:39PM
Thanks for all the comments, always appreciated
5 Feb 2008 4:14AM
Great photo it actually makes me feel afraid for him.........
Ridgeway 11 222 2 Ireland
5 Feb 2008 9:20AM
Good start to my day, (a good Laugh).Like the water coming of his hands.Theres a great feeling of urgency in the ladsface,
He does look scared,maybe his mother told him not to get his hair wet !!!Lol.
Great shot Leon.
proz 13 205 United States
5 Feb 2008 2:47PM
lol I feel sand in the turnks very soon.....perfect capture of a fun time!
Grim1 11 49 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2008 6:16PM
Great warmth.
costas Plus
10 2 2 Greece
5 Feb 2008 8:11PM
Wish i was there, good shot,nice one.
Strobe 10 1.3k United States
6 Feb 2008 1:38PM
Ag leeker, die see en branders,
well captured Leon.
PatrickSmith 13 1.2k 2 United States
7 Feb 2008 4:36AM
Very very well seen!

TracyK 12 4 Netherlands
7 Feb 2008 2:48PM
Aikona! that's a big wave! Great candid capture.
ToothPilot 10 50 4 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2008 5:49PM
Nice shot. Caught it just in time. Hou die blink kant bo!
ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
9 Feb 2008 7:19PM
Lol...well caught and shot!!

A Smile
Dave87 Plus
10 42 5 England
10 Feb 2008 9:34AM
Super title to this shot. Think the child being framed running out of the picture and the wave filling the background adds impact to this shot. Gotta!!! - I should say so, puts the story across superbly.

alwolf 10 341 3 England
10 Feb 2008 8:46PM
Makes you wonder what he's running from,wave or something else ?
12 Feb 2008 5:53AM
This image makes me feel like a swim in that inviting blue water (after that wave has passed)...Great capture and beautifully timed, Leon.
susanbarton 10 11 1 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2008 9:58AM
What a agreat capture, fabulous effect with the water and the sun, could be on that beach now!

norm63 10 United States
25 Feb 2008 4:50AM
takes catching a wave to a new level. i love it,it's a great shot.
photophantom 10 108 3 Philippines
1 Mar 2008 9:03AM
Perfect timing Leon, just perfectSmile
MorneR 10 South Africa
27 May 2008 8:55PM
Good shot. Well seen.

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