Marta J. Baldwin June 21, 2007

Great capture of this wonderful surfing moment Marvin. Very nice color, clarity and comp.

I saw it in EFP! #677736

Marvin A. Rivera June 22, 2007

Thank you so much for your feedback. I was shocked my self!! After experimenting with a circular polarizer filter and shutter speeds the wind began to blow against the water and I decided to track this surfer... I got but one shot of him. I remember I knew I had the shot the moment I pressed the shutter release button. You know.. It felt just right!

Thank you Again.

Psst... Whats EFP? pardon my ignorance. #4425689

Marta J. Baldwin June 22, 2007

If you go to the "Phots" tab near the top of the page and scroll down to "Editors First Picks" you'll see that 8 pics come up. If you hit "Refresh" 8 more will come and so on and so on. You cannot go backwards in this feature and you can't look for specific photos. You just keep hitting refresh and you'll probably see your pic. I've seen yours several times! #4425901

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 24, 2007

Perfect timing, great colors and action. Truly amazing Marvin!! I'm impressed!! #4430923

Marvin A. Rivera June 24, 2007

My photos have gotten good feedback from non-photographers before but when I get this kind of feedback by real pro's I feel like I just got an injection of adrenaline rush. I feel hot like a toaster and I feel like grabing my camera and go trigger happy after work.

Thank you thank you thank you

Marvin #4431393

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Surfing is about Action but then there are those moments that can only be explained with one word. Timeless

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/1600, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 400, White Balance: manual white balance, Focal Length: 200mm, Camera Model: NIKON D2X

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