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Yamaha N°2
  • Submitted: 2 years 3 months ago
  • Taken date: 2016-10-08 17:20:26
  • Original file: 1920 x 1063 px
  • File size: 5.8 MB
Description: I took this picture in 2008. It is one of my first attempts using a digital camera for taking action captures. Till that time I had used traditional cameras only. From my side I knew very well that race track and those kind of subjects. I took thousands of photos of those subjects in the years before. PENTAX K 20D and PENTAX 55-300 lens on 135mm. Manual exposure;100 ISO; 1/800s; F 5,6; center weighted average exposure; monopod. Sometimes I set camera on AF but in most cases I have always prefered manual focusing..in the past like in the present.That day I was helping a prof. photographer and I got a special exclusive permission “to cover” a part of the track. I took all photos standing behind guard-rail at a few meters from bikers! I took many other pics at starting grid, boxes and sitting on a tower I had the chance to have a high POV...almost an “eyes bird’s view” onto a few curves.


Submitted: 2 years 3 months ago

Date: Oct 8, 2016

File Size: 1.6 MB

Resolution: 1920x1063

Original Size: 5.8 MB


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Comments: 8        Replies: 8

Jorge Pimenta wrote in Oct 11, 2016, 9:41:29 PM

Superb the freezing movement of the motorbike; excellent compositon, with great colours and definiton!!!

Luis Grangeon wrote in Oct 13, 2016, 8:06:27 PM

Very well done: definition, colour, framing, freezing. Congrats!

Fernando Luz wrote in Oct 19, 2016, 6:33:59 PM

Excellent capture, with good definition! Congrats

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