Like mother like daughter

Discussion in 'People' started by Mitchell, Jun 8, 2018.

  1. That time of the year again for our family ski trip.

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    6318-1-XL.

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    6318-2-XL.
     
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  2. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Cool, I tried that ....... once :D
     
  3. Clearly an athletic family! The spray behind the skiers makes for an ideal composition.
     
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  4. Butlerkid

    Butlerkid Cafe Ambassador Moderator

    Apr 8, 2008
    Rutledge, Tennessee
    Karen
    Beautiful ladies.....and images!
     
  5. Great photo's. I couild never get up on a ski.
     
  6. How about two skis?
     
  7. I'm a dedicated landlubber. Great duo, great shots!
     
  8. It has been a very long time since I waterskied, but I found, oddly enough, that it seemed easier to slalom (one ski) than to ski with two skis.....just easier to control the direction and what I was doing, no worries about one ski banging up against the other.......

    Both of them, wife and daughter, look like they’re really enjoying themselves! It takes quite a bit of muscular strength in the legs to waterski, which a lot of people don’t realize. It’s not just standing there passively while holding on to the tow rope and letting the boat pull one along..... There has to be mindfulness and attention to the water and to the wave and wake patterns and such.
     
  9. Walter

    Walter

    Jan 13, 2006
    Columbia, Maryland
    Walter Rowe
    Mitch .. when are we going to see you on the slalom?
     
  10. davidzvi

    davidzvi

    Apr 30, 2005
    Massachusetts
    David
    Very nice indeed.
     
  11. Walter, I did give my son the camera when I skied two days ago. I haven’t gone through those, but I’m never optimistic.
     
  12. Like two peas in a pod, nice.
     
  13. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    Perfect
     
  14. rick_reno

    rick_reno

    Dec 3, 2012
    N Idaho
    Great photos, they can ski and smile, making it look effortless. Based on my one experience, it’s anything but effortless. I’m ok in a tube behind a slow boat.
     
  15. Thanks, Gordon. They both love this sport.

    Thanks, Randy. Great to have good subjects when shooting from a boat going 30mph!

    Thanks, Rick. The smiles come from all the fun.
     
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