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Chant57 Plus
10 395 3 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2007 12:14AM
An excellent follow on image from yesterdays post. Superb timing.
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gilda 9
9 Sep 2007 12:19AM
perfect!! A perfect image, very good shot...

Marta
Boagman65 9 2 1 Scotland
9 Sep 2007 12:20AM
Superb action shot well taken.

Andy.
_Rich_ 10 2
9 Sep 2007 12:22AM
Great shot, very well caught. the large version is superb. Hope she was ok Smile

Quote:Great shot, very well caught. the large version is superb. Hope she was ok


She was fine, quick check over with the doctor adn she was back out on track.

Thanks all for your views.

Richie.
shutter speed 11 369 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2007 12:33AM
I like the fact you get a glimpse of her face as the sunlight filters through the visor.
Brilliant capture with all the gravel and dust surrounding the falling rider spot on.

Ian.
9 Sep 2007 12:39AM
Excellent timing. Spot on
Wow... superb capture in a magnificent light.

Quote:Wow... superb capture in a magnificent light.


The sun was low and the pro's were out with there cameras. I spoke to Colin on of the track photographers and he told me that they were struggling for light as well.
I decided to head down to that location because the sun was low, however shining over the hill at me and with the slight angle to the sun gave me the light I required for my shutter speed.
At the other end of the track the light was fading fast. This is always a good place to capture the odd crash as well becasue of the camber on the track.

Thanks for looking folks.

Richie.
Double post. Sorry.
Danny_Peters 8 159 England
9 Sep 2007 1:25AM
Awesome, the sharp focus on most of the gravel really captures the moment.

Glad to hear she was ok.
9 Sep 2007 1:29AM
awesome image. I love the stones being thrown into the air.

Dee Smile
9 Sep 2007 1:37AM
Excellent capture and detail

Graeme
csr 8 3 England
9 Sep 2007 2:59AM
Cracking action shot
Chris
imagio 9 12 1 England
9 Sep 2007 10:14AM
Forgot to comment, awesome capture, spot on

Bernie
kinfatric 11 550 9 Scotland
9 Sep 2007 11:37AM
flippen heck! thats rough....great action caught here again
Thanks folks for your kind comments.
I don't want to milk this set of pictures, however there is still a couple of shots be be uploaded yet of her tumbles.
So it goes on.

Thanks again, Richie.
9 Sep 2007 12:13PM
Superb action shot, well timed.
Paul
Terryd1 11 1 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2007 4:30PM
Spectacular!
Cristian 11 950 1
9 Sep 2007 6:20PM
Ouch!

Cristian
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
9 Sep 2007 6:56PM
Totally spectacular action shot. Well timed and captured.

Albert
mark_elford 11 61 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2007 7:41PM
My god, that must be a fast lens to capture this shot, with such clarity.

Its almost matrix like, I want to move around the image for a better look Smile
MickS 11 23 14 England
9 Sep 2007 8:22PM
Watcha Richie,
excellent action shot in an excellent pair.
Well worth the RC.
best
Mick
Once again folks thank you very much for your comments and votes.
I feel so happy that you have chose to vote for the RC. Two days ago I never even knew what an RC was until someone pointed out that I had one on another picture, lol.

I'm new to photography (only since Christmas) and it you people who have helped me improve by offering advice. It might not be much for others but to me its a great boost.

Thanks you again.

Richie.
9 Sep 2007 8:53PM
Stunning, love how the sunlight has illuminated all that gravel, boy thats gotta hurt!
Good action shot with excellent timing. Try removing the cone as it takes the eye away from the action.

Graham.
Sep 8 1.3k England
9 Sep 2007 10:46PM
Excellent detail.
Joe
9 Sep 2007 11:46PM
WOW! Now that's what I call an action shot. click!!
Keith
Diana 9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
10 Sep 2007 12:19AM
superb detail LARGE .. YOW..

Dianna
10 Sep 2007 5:30AM
excellent work. the light makes it stand out
Mavis Plus
13 143 2 England
10 Sep 2007 7:33AM
Fine capture with gravel flying in the low sunlight. Glad to hear she was OK.You're doing fine Smile
10 Sep 2007 8:42AM
Stunning action shot. Very well captured.

Simon
riprap007 11 1.6k 37 England
10 Sep 2007 9:09AM
what a fabulous series of images, reminds me of the times I've gone to ground; (can still see the bike rolling/bouncing away from me whilst I'm trying to stand up, thinking I've stopped whilst skidding along at 40+mph!

great combination of light action (and I can well imagine the sound!)
Mike_Smith Plus
8 270 1 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2007 5:27PM
another superb action shot well done
11 Sep 2007 9:56AM
Superb Smile
Lorraine
towerbends 12 21
12 Sep 2007 3:25PM
52 clicks on a bike shot - that doesn't happen a lot on EPZ. Fantastic.

This is my favourite of the series because you're really drawn to her helmet amongst all thats going on and I love how well defined the flying stones are.

Congratulations.

Ady
towerbends 12 21
12 Sep 2007 3:27PM
PS Get yourself over here for the TT next year - you'd love it and you'd shoot some great stuff!

Quote:PS Get yourself over here for the TT next year - you'd love it and you'd shoot some great stuff!


If work allows then I may just do that.

Thanks again folks.

Richie.
kevski 9 14 United Kingdom
13 Sep 2007 9:16PM
I think this ones the shot for me.Beautifully captured.Great stuff.
kev.
glyndwr 8 66 9 Wales
28 Sep 2007 2:28PM
I know it's late and I now know whats coming but still brilliant.

Robert
1 Oct 2007 9:21PM
Great action shot
8 Oct 2007 1:26PM
The stones in the aire are really fantastic detail. Superb shot, excellent!

Noe
14 Oct 2007 1:17AM
This is a great image - I love the sequence, but this is my favorite. You can almost read her mind - "Arse, guess I'm out then!"
Portknockie 11 48 Scotland
14 Oct 2007 4:03PM
That is one super shot...

Don
gerrymac 8 10 1 United Kingdom
15 Oct 2007 12:43PM
Superb action shot
Gerry
Sublime timing. Well done.

Rob
Steve-T 8 52 66 England
19 Oct 2007 7:17PM
Ouch! Great action shot.
Steve
piccy 9 8 Wales
19 Oct 2007 9:03PM
Yes, wow and ouch, great shot.
freda
Fantastic in a nutshell, cracking p/f
17 Nov 2008 2:49PM
ouch !!that's gotta hurt !great actin though superbly taken

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