Kayak!

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by frede, Apr 17, 2007.

  1. frede

    frede

    Dec 9, 2006
    Princeton, NJ
    This shot was taken on the Delaware River in New Jersey. The water was 50 degrees, but this guy could care less - he was having a blast!

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  2. eng45ine

    eng45ine

    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Cool Capture......print and frame it!
     
  3. frede

    frede

    Dec 9, 2006
    Princeton, NJ
    Thanks Frank!
     
  4. Curious, that looks like you took it using a prime (If i'm reading your List of lenses right)

    If so, How did you add the zooming blur afterwards?
     
  5. Excellent action capture Fred, I could accept a framed copy anytime :wink:
     
  6. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Very good
    Is that the zoom filter in PS by chance
     
  7. Great action shot, and perfect treatment to convey the feeling...

    As an aside, I love to see white-water kayakers wearing brain buckets.
     
  8. Cool shot neat technique I like it from one New Jersian to another
     
  9. frede

    frede

    Dec 9, 2006
    Princeton, NJ
    Yea, all post processing in PS. I used the 18-55 lens for the shot.

    Thanks Panos. $25 for 5x7 matted........:wink: Just kidding. I am flattered though.

    Thanks Gale. Yes exactly - you hit the nail on the head. Also selective color using the art history brush

    Thanks! This guy was 19 years old, and he was fearless. There were rocks all over the place AND he was hitting his helmet on the rocks. Glad I was on the side with my D50. :smile:

    Many thanks Mike. You are about 25 mins from me....very cool. :smile:
     
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