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TG Apr 2, 2014 6:13 AM

Freestyle Trials Motorcycles
 
These blokes were at the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix as part of the off track entertainment. Took some shots just to give the E-M1 C-AF another tryout with something different, they were taken at very high shutter speeds (safe shots). The more I use this camera the more impressed I am with it and the Micro Four Thirds System.


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Greg Chappell Apr 2, 2014 7:08 AM

Fun subject! Which lens were you using?

boBBrennan Apr 2, 2014 9:10 AM

.....some really good stuff with these Tom.

I was asked by a close friend who races vintage MX to come do some shots of him and his sons but it was the day after my airport day and I just could not do it, but I will one day.

I've never shot MX but did race MX many years ago and Bobby said I could ride his 250 if I would get to the track.............. hmmmmmm, been now exactly 42-years since last on a MX bike, that being a 400 Maico so I will leave it at that, but photographing a MX race would be fun.

Glad you are liking the 43-system, I have always enjoyed your work with motorsports.

chiPersei Apr 2, 2014 3:07 PM

Great photo's. Not to mention it's crazy-amazing what these guys do with bikes today.

Ozzie_Traveller Apr 2, 2014 4:00 PM

G'day mate

Like #3 & #4 best - and they all have that 'wow - buddy-ell ~ they're mad' factor

Phil

TG Apr 3, 2014 5:34 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Greg Chappell (Post 1371114)
Fun subject! Which lens were you using?

Thanks Greg, lens used was LUMIX 45-150/F4.0-5.6. This is a great lens very sharp and I picked it up brand new on sale for half price which makes it even better.

Tom.

ramcewan Apr 3, 2014 9:15 AM

impressive is definitely the word I would use, impressive shots, impressive performance by the camera and the riders! thanks for sharing

James Emory Apr 4, 2014 8:58 AM

I agree with Ramce, spot on impressive and crystal clear.

MarceloLI Apr 5, 2014 11:45 PM

Fantastic action shots..!!


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