The Slash at High Noon

© Michael Rogers

The Slash at High Noon

Doug Gibson 6/11/2005 3:36:03 PM

EXCELLENT!! Looks like a definite contender for a prize in this month's battle! Great work!!! #261814

Noel Baebler 6/11/2005 3:40:34 PM

Terrific action, Michael! #1459125

Jeff Robinson 6/11/2005 3:49:50 PM

This is really outstanding work Michael! Jeff #1459171

Debbie Truesdale 6/11/2005 7:56:29 PM

WOW!! Really great shot!! #1459652

The Judges at 7/23/2005 1:23:21 AM

Great visual energy! #1624204

Stanley J. Contrades 7/23/2005 6:07:26 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Mike, and the best of luck to you in the next round with this high-energy Finalist!!
Aloha no,
Stan #1628890

Michael Rogers 7/24/2005 12:54:42 PM

Thank you all for your generious comments. Jason Fredrico the surfer, is one of my favorite subjects to shoot, he's appeared in some of my previous Pipeline submissions to this site. I have to say thanks to Cannon for eight frames per before and after!!! Again Mahalo to all... #1631880

Michael Rogers 7/24/2005 12:59:13 PM

sequence before and after frames.. #1631890

Stanley J. Contrades 7/25/2005 12:15:57 AM

Fabulous!!! And another CONGRATULATIONS on this fabulous shot, Mike!!
Aloha no,
Stan #1633897

Kerby Pfrangle 7/25/2005 3:14:59 AM


Congratulations on your second place win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1634327

KHAWLA Haddad 7/25/2005 8:21:43 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner!!! #1635830

Sharon Day 7/25/2005 5:34:10 PM

Congratulations, Michael!!! Great job! #1638273

Stanley J. Contrades 7/27/2005 12:11:13 AM

Double CONGRATULATIONS, Michael, and this time as the POTD!! Bravo!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1643278

Susie Peek-Swint 7/27/2005 12:15:05 AM

Fantastic action shot ~ congrats on the win and potd! #1643284

Dan Holm 7/27/2005 12:31:00 AM

Wow!! CONGRATULATIONS, Michael!! An awesome POTD! #1643299

Leanne M.E. Boyd 7/27/2005 12:47:21 AM

Excellent, excellent! Congratulations on your POTD! #1643316

Richard Killey 7/27/2005 1:20:26 AM

Michael: Awesome. I am curious as to the settings you used to capture these. fStop, speed, ISO? Would appreciate if you could share.

Richard #1643331

Michelle R. Kovach 7/27/2005 3:07:12 AM

Congratulations on your Win & Your POTD Feature! Have a great day!
Michelle #1643424

Joy Rector 7/27/2005 3:08:11 AM

congrats on your POTD #1643427

Ed Heaton 7/27/2005 4:05:45 AM

Great job Michael, Congrats all around here! Second place and POTD!!! #1643704

Laura Clay-Ballard 7/27/2005 4:23:59 AM

beautiful work! congrats on potd! #1643824

Josselyne Klecanda 7/27/2005 5:03:56 AM

NOW that's a great shot
Josselyne #1643977

Theresa M. VanderStaay 7/27/2005 5:24:15 AM

Awesome shot! Congrats on the Second Place Win! Theresa #1644051

Virginia L. Allison 7/27/2005 5:26:21 AM

wow, amazing shot. I too am curious as to the settings. Congrats on the POTD, well deserved. #1644063

Wendy Stevenson 7/27/2005 5:44:33 AM

GREAT action shot Michael. Congrats on your POTD and win!!! #1644120

Candice C. Calhoun 7/27/2005 6:55:22 AM

Congratulations on your POTD, this is truly outstanding!

ccc #1644411

Angela D. Wilson 7/27/2005 7:41:45 AM

AMAZING!! You deserve this POTD!!! #1644576

Chris Macer 7/27/2005 8:29:41 AM

Very cool! Congrats on the win and the POTD! #1644693

Kathleen R. Struckle 7/27/2005 8:54:37 AM

Awesome Michael!! You truly deserved POTD!!! #1644748

Michael Rogers 7/27/2005 9:19:34 AM

Thank you again for your gracious comments. A few of you asked for the exposure stats: Shot with a 600mm lens in manual, shutter 1/1250 @ f 11, processed with the program "RAW Esentials" and Photo Shop CS. #1644848

Elisabeth A. Gay 7/27/2005 9:47:09 AM

WOW!!!! Congratulations Michael!
Ann #1644945

Mary N C. Taitt 7/27/2005 9:50:37 AM

AWESOME capture, congratulations on your POTD and your second place win! :-) Mary #1644957

Luhut Napitupulu 7/27/2005 10:32:44 AM

A great photo, Michael...congrats on POTD!


Jenny Bosmans 7/27/2005 12:26:33 PM

Awesome action shot, Michael! Congratulations on your win and on POTD! #1645503

Cherif Keramane 7/27/2005 3:00:40 PM

Wow, refreshing!!!

The spiral composition is great, #1645952

Claudette Foote 7/27/2005 3:25:31 PM

A great photo, Michael...congrats on POTD!and your second place win! #1646000

Anita Taylor 7/27/2005 5:03:32 PM

Intense action, Michael! Congratulations :) #1646387

Jacqueline C. Harmon 7/28/2005 3:43:52 PM

congrats on a great potd! #1650404

Shari Travison 8/3/2005 10:33:51 AM

Wow, such an awesome shot! Congrats!!! #1672339

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/8/2005 2:28:41 PM

Outstanding second place win and potd!! A big congrats!!! #1815298

Michael Rogers 9/8/2005 4:24:56 PM

Thank you all for the gracious comments and compliments. I wouldn't even get shots like this if it wasn't for the gifted surfers dancing in front of my lens. I'm told but, haven't seen yet, one of the images in this sequence made the cover of Heavy Water Magazine here in Hawaii this month. Thank you all again #1815654

Jim Raymond 11/10/2005 12:11:41 AM

Inspiring as both a surfer and photographer. Thanks for the background and info on your shot. Nice composition. #2056943

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/14/2007 10:05:55 PM

Outstanding energetic winning sports capture. Impressive and cool Michael, congratulations! #4649440

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