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PostPosted: Tue Jun 09, 2009 9:57 pm 
Hi everybody,
I was at the World Mountain Biking Cup at Fort William this weekend and got loads of shots of all the competitors, here is only 13 of the 1249 pics that I took.
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This is Benny Strasser

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Borris Tetzlaff

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Both Wyn Masters

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Marcus Klausman

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Bernard Kerr

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Harry Heath

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Aurélien Giordanengo

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Gee Atherton, 4th place in downhill.

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Both Greg Minnaar, winner of the downhill comp.

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J. Graves, winner of the 4X comp.

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All the winners of the 4X comp with trophys and flowers.

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Hope you all like them and all comments appreciated and what ones are your favorites? :)


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 1:04 am 
Good work.

there are some nice images in there.

maybe something to try, which i have been trying lately, is to crop a little tighter on the riders?

i was watching it all on Freecaster. Jared Graves has got to be my favourite rider of all time.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 7:33 am 
Try some panning... This is Action forum, add some to your images, only freezing can get boring.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 9:08 am 
panning shots are the best way to this kind of photography,


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 2:59 pm 
Yeah I know that panning is the most effective way to get an impression of speed but the terrain is so bumpy and there is literaly no smooth place to get a good panning shot in there, and Graves is one of the fastest riders i have seen in a long time. Also I will try to get the shots better frames next year but when they are moving so fast its hard to get a good tight shot of just the rider so i just made sure i got them all in the shot.


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:02 pm 
There nice, but i agree with others about the tighter crop and panning.
Thanks For Sharing!


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 Post subject: photo of bernard
PostPosted: Mon Nov 23, 2009 3:04 pm 
Hi my name is beranrd kerr and you have a really good photo of me, just wandering if it would be okay to use it for my website. cheers


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