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Surfing Thrills and Spills
Surfing Thrills and Spills

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Candid (Classic Editing)
Camera: Kodak DC4800
Location: Sebastian State Park
Date: Aug 31, 2002
Galleries: Action, Water
Date Uploaded: Sep 1, 2002

Just caught the action as this surfer took a spill. It's a thrilling sport!

Place: 136 out of 172
Avg (all users): 4.7365
Avg (commenters): 5.6667
Avg (participants): 4.5234
Avg (non-participants): 4.9195
Views since voting: 1094
Votes: 277
Comments: 15
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
09/08/2002 08:25:00 PM
Great photo! It's a shame that the surfer isn't in better focus, but still a wonderful pic with great content and color.
09/08/2002 12:52:00 PM
great photo
09/08/2002 04:49:00 AM
a faster shutter speed would be nice
09/07/2002 08:36:00 AM
It's so sad that the photo is so unsharp. If one could make out more details on the surfer it would be a terrific shot.
09/06/2002 06:40:00 PM
good photo, but lots of motion blur
09/03/2002 07:37:00 PM
Composition: Subject Placement, Cropping, Background5,
Technical: Focus, Exposure, Lighting, Processing5,
Appeal: Is it Interesting, Motivating, Etc.? 5,
Total Averaged Rating5. Autool
09/03/2002 11:52:00 AM
fantastic capture. It's not showing up really crisp on my monitor. maybe later in the week it will.
09/02/2002 11:39:00 PM
Is there two people surfing here. It looks like there is someones head behind the one guys.
09/02/2002 10:53:00 PM
mood captured - d'oh; that was fun; let me try again
sincerity of expressions - good
09/02/2002 08:22:00 PM
Not very clear of the person,
09/02/2002 01:10:00 PM
wow..looks like fun!! great composition and rule of 3rds. wish the face of the guy was a little more focused. 7--shutterfly
09/02/2002 12:07:00 PM
Very good shot....good catch.....but it's OOF. Nice composition here. Score 6 Kee
09/02/2002 11:54:00 AM
Overall poor quality - good idea and attempt at a catch!
09/02/2002 10:19:00 AM
Nice action shot! Great subject.

Too much ground. I would prefer a closer shot. Of more of the primary subject. Seems to be a lot of wasted space here at the bottom and around the sides. Your real subject is right there in the middle. Zoom in.
- 11n
09/02/2002 08:51:00 AM
Nice shot...I don't like it for this topic though

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