I had to think a little about what I had that might fit this challenge. I finally decided on a photo I took while skiing at Beaver Creek Colorado. I was “test driving” a new camera and experimenting in blurring images with long exposures of action shots. This was one of the shots that didn’t turn out like I wanted but I thought it was an interesting effect so I didn’t delete it – and here it is. It is a photo of a skier shooting by me in the late afternoon……
He must be REALLLY fast...
This entry was posted on March 3, 2012 by scottrandall. It was filed under photography and was tagged with beaver creek colorado, blurred skier, photography, photos, postaweek2012, skiing.
Nice effect. I want to ski also 🙂
March 3, 2012 at 8:17 am
I love it – hope you get to try it! You look like you’re in a much warmer climate – might be hard to find?
March 3, 2012 at 8:44 am
Yeah, in a tropical climate actually, but i experienced snow already 🙂
March 4, 2012 at 6:10 am
hope you make it to the slopes – it is really fun.
March 4, 2012 at 7:58 am
I’m looking forward. I really love adventures.
March 11, 2012 at 5:13 am
It almost looks like a painting – I love it.
March 3, 2012 at 8:57 am
really like how the pines look.
March 3, 2012 at 1:52 pm
Thanks Anne – I liked the result even though it wasn’t what I was after – learn something every day….
March 3, 2012 at 3:26 pm
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March 3, 2012 at 2:29 pm
very cool…i could never look that good on a slope
March 3, 2012 at 4:33 pm
This is really nice ! 🙂 The effect, the composition…All on point for me ! Good job indeed 🙂
March 4, 2012 at 12:40 am
Thanks Imogen – I really appreciate your comments.
March 4, 2012 at 7:55 am
i saw another blurred entry in this week’s challenge and i thought that it’s really great that blurred photos are sometimes more effective in telling the story a photo is supposed to tell. great photo 🙂
March 4, 2012 at 3:46 am
Thanks Janis – I agree…even if it wasn’t exactly what I was after, I liked it immediately
March 4, 2012 at 7:57 am
To me it looks like the skier is actually on a bicycle. Great capture.
March 4, 2012 at 6:58 am
I can feel the wind shooting by in this one!
March 4, 2012 at 7:07 am
Thanks Patti – glad you can get that feeling!
March 4, 2012 at 8:00 am
nice distorted image
March 4, 2012 at 9:38 am
March 4, 2012 at 12:59 pm
Please drop by and view my interpretation of Distorted:
f-stop fantasy: https://fstopfantasy.wordpress.com/
March 4, 2012 at 2:11 pm
Great photo. I agree with the comment about it looking like a painting.
March 8, 2012 at 10:13 am
Thanks Brandy! I think you’re right…except that I can’t paint that well
March 8, 2012 at 11:55 am
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