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Challenge: Famous Last Words (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IIn
Lens: Canon EF 600mm f/4.0L IS USM
Location: Banzai Beach (Pipeline), Hawai'i
Date: Nov 24, 2006
Aperture: 4
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/5000s
Galleries: Sports, Action
Date Uploaded: Nov 28, 2006

This shot was the 3rd frame of a burst of 4. RAW conversion & crop, save for web to keep the sharpness.

For more of the images taken on this day, visit my site and click on the WolfPak gallery at surferpix.com. Broadband or fast internet connection recommended.

Thanks everyone for the great comments and feedback.

Statistics
Place: 11 out of 112
Avg (all users): 6.4045
Avg (commenters): 7.4667
Avg (participants): 6.2105
Avg (non-participants): 6.4484
Views since voting: 2506
Views during voting: 492
Votes: 309
Comments: 18
Favorites: 0


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12/09/2006 12:00:47 AM
Nice stop action! Congratulations on your top twenty.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/05/2006 01:34:06 PM
thats an awesome photograph everything works
6
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12/04/2006 03:23:27 PM
Excellent, not quite matching the drama of the other surfer, but still a ver good capture
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12/04/2006 10:43:29 AM
Great action shot of a wipeout-to-be!
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12/04/2006 04:38:21 AM
This is wonderful! The colors are amazing!
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12/01/2006 08:16:55 PM
i like surfers
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12/01/2006 05:36:26 PM
Very nice, best one of the surfing shots imo. The clarity is just wonderful.
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12/01/2006 12:12:52 PM
Wow!!! I believe you!!! What a marvelous action shot! 10.
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11/30/2006 07:58:58 PM
Great capture. And it'd be easy to believe that he was about to fall off, too!
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11/30/2006 05:25:41 PM
Terrific action shot. Water color is fantastic. Timing was perfect.
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11/29/2006 10:17:55 PM
good clean shot
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11/29/2006 08:30:47 PM
Awesome shot!! 8
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11/29/2006 08:19:45 PM
This is a stunning action shot. I can't believe the focus and crisp whites. 10.
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11/29/2006 05:22:55 PM
Cool shot!!!! Great colors.
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11/29/2006 04:28:23 PM
Caption meets the challenge well. But why do I need to trust a surfer?
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11/29/2006 01:46:05 PM
nice capture
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11/29/2006 04:44:41 AM
great shot!
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11/29/2006 12:18:48 AM
Great action shot.
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