This photo was ranked amongst the "World's Best Photo of Malaysia"
I don't know of any other art form which uses such expensive equipment, for such a short period of time. The skill of the photographer can not be seen in the split second it takes to take the photo. It is less skill now, anyway, or a different skill. Thinking here of the common 'spray and pray' technique of some sports photographers, say.
Men 100 meters Back Stroke. SUKMA is a multi-sports competition or ‘Mini Olympics’ that involves young and budding athletes. It is held every 2 years, and this year its held in Terengganu.
Gears: Nikon D50 and Nikon AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.4D IF
Location: SUKMA XII (2008), Batu Burok Swimming Complex, Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
I've just put up a new gallery on the Leica User Group HERE