Morning Surf - Hawaiian Style

© David W. Orias

Morning Surf - Hawaiian Style

Uploaded: December 12, 2007


North Shore of Hawaii at a surf spot called "Off The Wall" December 12, 2007

f/8 at 1/8 second shutter speed 840 mm focal length

Overcast conditions in the morning. Attempted to pan with the action to get the surfer relatively sharp.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/8 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 50, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 840.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II


Yvonne M. Nieves December 12, 2007

Probably one of the best action shots I have ever seen. Perfectly shot, awesome capture.
Yvonne #807072

Robert K. Bemus level-classic December 12, 2007

This does not suck - didn't realize you were in the islands... #5202253

Mariann Kovats level-classic December 12, 2007

That is an awesome shot. #5202269

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton December 13, 2007

Hop!! Another winner!! Gorgeous work David! #5202369

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe December 13, 2007

Cool! Awesome action effects, David! #5202513

David W. Orias December 13, 2007

Thanks everyone.

Robert, I am glad you thought it didn't suck. ;)

I try to plan my vacation to coincide with the Pipeline Master contest here in Hawaii and take the opportunity to take some non competition shots as well as shoot the competition #5203333

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe December 15, 2007

Outstanding David, great timing and exposure!! I'm so jealous that you are in Hawaii and at Pipe Masters!!!! Have a great time!

Keep the images coming! #5210871

Joseph N. DiGilio December 15, 2007

Between the blur and the rooster tail you really get the sence of speed David.
The color and composition are beautiful too. Nice work. #5211314

David W. Orias December 19, 2007

Thanks Donna and Joseph. #5227355

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