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sable 12 9 7 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2013 11:17AM
Like this it works so well in mono the rider is crisp and sharp and I like how she is placed in the frame Would like to be capable of taking an image of this quality if this is before you practice I can't wait to see next years Tour de France shots - Elizabeth xx

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Jasper87 Plus
10 2.5k 158 England
30 Jul 2013 11:27AM
Dof and crop are spot on, Les. Very well timed.

SlowSong Plus
11 8.9k 30 England
30 Jul 2013 11:33AM
Super sharp image. Excellent crisp b/w.
Richsr 13 91 223 England
30 Jul 2013 11:58AM
good central action and mono work Les.
Regards Richard.ū
30 Jul 2013 12:00PM
Great cycling shot. It is much harder to get good cycling photos on the level than it is on hills.....and she has that classic look of a cyclist's determination. I ride (but cannot get close to the speed that Tour riders average---that is astounding). We hear that much of what makes a great racer is the ability to endure pain. She has a bit of that look. Pain and determination.

rontear Plus
17 23 8 England
30 Jul 2013 12:00PM
Made a good start Les, excellent.
chris-p Plus
14 72 England
30 Jul 2013 2:01PM
Good start Les....
taggart Plus
15 47 14 United States
30 Jul 2013 2:17PM
Good mono contrasts and selective focusing are what makes this image sing!
BillyGoatGruff 13 191 199 England
30 Jul 2013 5:48PM

TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 15 England
30 Jul 2013 6:06PM
Stunning mono work, Les Smile I don't think though that you need any practice after seeing this excellent shot! Wink
Trev Smile
dathersmith 13 565 12 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2013 8:14PM
Excellent action capture Les, works in mono too.

Chant57 Plus
14 395 3 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2013 10:43AM
Pin sharp where it needs to be.
Works so well in mono
LesF 13 182 9
31 Jul 2013 11:00AM
Thanks for all the comments and likes, much appreciated and cheers for the added badge Pete.

14 13 1 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2013 11:03AM
Great shot Les.
derekhansen 11 210 24 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2013 12:38PM
Beautifully framed and captured Les. The out of focus riders behind lead the eye nicely through the top half of the shot.
GillyB Plus
15 317 8 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2013 2:53PM
Superbly captured Les, congrats on a well deserved HC Smile

martin.w Plus
18 593 23 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2013 10:29PM
Cracking image Les. Some my Camera Club guys were there too, but sadly I was working Sad
Martyn_U 11 7 England
1 Aug 2013 9:41PM
Great shot, love the mono conversion.

oll1e 13 57 2 United Kingdom
6 Aug 2013 4:36AM
Very sharp ,perfect in frame image ,i am sure you will get some gems of the Yorkshire stage next year,if this is anything to go by Wink
Great Image


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