- Become a better photographer today!
remember me:     

The Banzai Pipeline

Sign in to add this as a Favorite Photo
13 Favs Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
Photography Contest Second Place
The Banzai Pipeline
Description: The North Shore of Hawaii is where the soul of surfing is located. The Banzai Pipeline is where the heart of that soul resides. Every winter, surfers from around the world converge on the North Shore to reconnect, challenge, master and sometimes pay the ultimate price at this location.

The shooting technique is a slow shutter speed while panning with the surfer. This creates a fluidity to the water and produces a unique visual effect.

This was photographed with a 600 mm lens at F4 and a shutter speed around 1/30 of a second.
Uploaded on 4/26/2007 7:22:12 AM

Made with Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II Digital SLR Camera
Learn how to make better photos with this pro camera!

Discuss this photo Read Photo Discussion
Sign in to make this photo a Favorite

© David W. Orias
Join the photo sharing fun!

Sign in to make photographer a Favorite

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to David W. Orias. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer. Contact the photographer.

Copyright 1996-2014, Inc. All Rights Reserved.