..i don’t follow surfing much, but i do like taking shots of them doing their tricks.. what better place to shoot them than at the US Open of Surfing which was held last week for a week.. this was taken on a Thursday which was Men’s Round 3..

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model Canon EOS 40D
exposureTime 1/400 s
fnumber f/8.0
focalLength 500
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  1. wow this is surf!!!!!!!! great timing

    fabrizioAugust 12th, 2010 at 01:48
  2. Surfs up dude. Nice Shot.

    BenzAugust 12th, 2010 at 02:48
  3. Really a professional shot

    CalusarusAugust 12th, 2010 at 03:08
  4. perfect action shot, very well composed

    yzAugust 12th, 2010 at 03:18
  5. A thing I would love to learn in this life is surfing, but I life i Denmark, and most of the year the water is to cold, or the waves are absent! 😉 I guess I need to move to another country!

    Claus PetersenAugust 12th, 2010 at 04:11
  6. Wonderful capture here, Rian. Looks very poised.

    sherriAugust 12th, 2010 at 09:24
  7. A fine action capture. You made good use of these “pros” doing their thing.

    donAugust 12th, 2010 at 09:54
  8. Super action shot . Great colors !

    marianaAugust 12th, 2010 at 10:38
  9. Perfect action shot, Rian! Compliments!!!

    RolfAugust 12th, 2010 at 11:26
  10. nice action shot. certainly a great time to catch some surf photography.

    Otto K.August 12th, 2010 at 13:38
  11. I like very much the scum of the water behind the surfer. Nice action shot!

    PixeLuzAugust 12th, 2010 at 16:15
  12. That would be a blast to photograph. Lucky you.

    This is a very nice shot with excellent composition as he moves into the frame.

    Michael RawlukAugust 12th, 2010 at 19:30
  13. this is a first class surf shot.

    do you know some people shot surf for a living?

    micheleAugust 12th, 2010 at 22:54
  14. Colorful and with lots of splash, Rian! That’s surfing. I love it.

    GinnieAugust 13th, 2010 at 01:03
  15. Excellent. That’s some fast work with a tele to capture that. Looks fun.

    joeAugust 13th, 2010 at 23:45
  16. This is a great shot! I love the color and action.

    Mark JohnsonAugust 14th, 2010 at 18:23

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