Determined to Win

© Robert E Ghysels

Determined to Win

America A. Block 8/31/2001 1:04:55 PM

Awesome action shot. #582

Glenn Theal 8/31/2001 5:32:50 PM

I agree! This is truly an awesome action shot!

Excellent work, Robert!

What focal length lens were you using?

Cheers,
Glenn
#859

Robert E Ghysels 9/2/2001 12:56:26 AM

Thank you both for your nice comments. This picture was made with a Canon EOS D30 camera and a Sigma 50-500 tele lens at 500mm, mounted on a tripod. Shot from shore at a distance of about 100yds or so. If you'd like to see more of my "action" pics, please visit http://www.bgcp.com.

Best Regards,

Bob G #900

Mark Antony Franklin 9/8/2001 12:27:55 PM

Bob, this is a truly fantastic image - the composition, lighting, ...well everything, is absolutely spot on - very well done, if I may say so! Thanks Mark. #1013

Robert E Ghysels 9/9/2001 1:25:12 AM

Hi Mark,
Thank you very much for your very nice comments.
Best Regards,
Bob G #1025

Guy D. Biechele 9/12/2001 1:09:05 PM

Absolutely superb action shot. Beautifully captured! +Guy #1095

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A semi finalist surfs "to win" in the recent US Open of Surfing.

Uploaded on 8/31/2001 12:26:04 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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