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Floyd Landis-No more sponsors
Floyd Landis-No more sponsors
jblaylockrayner


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Free Study XVI (Advanced Editing V*)
Camera: Nikon D2X
Lens: Nikon AF Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8 VR DG IF-ED
Location: California
Date: Dec 5, 2006
Aperture: f10
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/250
Galleries: Portraiture
Date Uploaded: Dec 29, 2006

Floyd Landis photographed without his usual sponsored cycling clothing as he now has no sponsors after having his "Tour De France" title taken away from him for a positive drug test.

Statistics
Place: 91 out of 488
Avg (all users): 6.2011
Avg (commenters): 6.2000
Avg (participants): 6.1405
Avg (non-participants): 6.3276
Views since voting: 1558
Views during voting: 365
Votes: 179
Comments: 12
Favorites: 1 (view)


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02/06/2007 01:55:14 PM
Exceptional photograph. Nice location and time of day.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/07/2007 01:20:04 PM
Good clarity up front, but the man looks almost like a cardboard cut-out.
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01/05/2007 05:33:46 AM
Big fan of Floyd's.
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01/04/2007 07:30:58 PM
Like the intensity on his face, and the perspective. Super rich tones and clarity. Nice job. He almost looks 3-D. 10
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01/04/2007 12:31:55 AM
sweet :-)
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01/03/2007 02:47:37 PM
Good work, although maybe lacking in any real photographic, rather than politico-social, interest.
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01/02/2007 08:55:09 PM
Good photo of a sad story...
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01/02/2007 06:19:34 PM
Either this shot was very creatively lit, or the guy on the bicycle was shot in a studio and then layered against this landscape. One way or the other, I find the incredibility of the lighting distracting...or maybe it's my overworked mind. I would love to see the guy against a pure white backdrop, in the exact same position.
01/02/2007 05:00:05 PM
hmm....expression
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01/02/2007 06:44:07 AM
Unusual lighting - fill flash? Looks rather as though it has been shot i a studio with a very real looking backdrop! The shadows don't seem to add up..
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01/02/2007 05:40:46 AM
Wow - I'd love to know the story behind this picture - and what's his status these days other than no more sponsors? Very nice shot, too, by the way!
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01/01/2007 02:43:53 AM
SO sharp |-]
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