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" Chase Me"

By skydivemike  
Speed exit from the Cessna Caravan 208 at 13,000ft over The Wild Geese Skydiving Club near Garvagh Co L/Derry N.Ireland this afternoon.

Again best viewed in the large format.

Tags: Sports and action

Voters: richshep, Mari, PatrickSmith and 12 more


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Comments


ericfaragh 12 123 1 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2005 9:08AM
Wonderful action capture, well done.

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16 Jul 2005 9:53AM
They must have all jumped at the same time. Good timing on your part and a great capture.

Colin
BenF 10 14 United States
16 Jul 2005 9:58AM
Wow you must have had a Super Duper Telephot lens to get that all the way from the ground. Wink

Great picture.
tilly p 11 4
16 Jul 2005 10:33AM
Interesting shot and well caught.
brian1208 Plus
12 11.0k 12 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2005 11:16AM
What sort of person chucks themselves out of a plane, on their back, then takes shots of other loonies racing him to the ground? (shakes head in bewildered admiration!)

Fantastical shot Mike, great detail and colour.

(A friend of ours used to do this in the days of wind-up movie cameras and has a wonderful sequence which ends with him hitting the ground vertically. The final frame is the lens hitting the ground! 6 months later he was up jumping again, still filming and still wearing his steel braced corset - you are all mad Smile

Brian
SarahV 10 13
16 Jul 2005 11:27AM
Cracking shot - would look good enlarged on the wall of the aerodrome.....Sarah
arnieg Plus
11 691 England
16 Jul 2005 11:46AM
super action shot

arnie
kinfatric 11 550 9 Scotland
17 Jul 2005 8:30AM
excellent is your shutter release built in to your rip cordSmile
PatrickSmith 11 1.2k 2 United States
18 Jul 2005 9:50AM
LOL - you must have an incredible zoom lens to capture this detail from the ground! Or at least, that is where I'd be! Well I can't even believe you could get this sharpness in the air either. Nicely done.
Patrick
skydivemike 10 47 Northern Ireland
18 Jul 2005 10:17AM
Thanks to everyone for their comments.
Yes Patrick if I had any sense I would stay on the ground.


Mike
Mari 12 1.8k Wales
18 Jul 2005 11:35AM
Superb, Mike - nicely captured.

Mari Smile
richshep 13 10 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2005 11:19AM
another good'un Mike!
Richard
sandyb 11 34 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2005 4:24AM
Excellent. well done love the colour and detail Still laughing at what you said on mine. I'd love to have a go. shame your so far away. sandyb

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