Sand Speeder Bike with Sand Scout

Little known fact: The 74-Z speeder bikes were tested for use on Tatooine, but determined impractical due to sand reacting fiercely to the bikes' repulsor lift field.

 

More speed with some black framing.

 

I have tried to photograph the speeder bikes so many times. Since I felt I couldn't get them to look good among plants & trees I decided to shoot one on sand. Problem solved.

  • Geoshift 5y

    Great idea, great shot!
  • The Guy With The Hat 5y

    Congratulations! You have pleased Lord Vader, you will not die today.

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  • Briareos Heca... 5y

    Diosss!!! Es buenísima.
  • SithFilmer 5y

    This is so awesome! I love everything about it, but the blue tint that the whole shot has makes it.

    I wish I could use this as my background, but it's too small for my 1280x800 desktop. =( Is there any way that you can upload a larger size somewhere?
  • Alan 5y

    ruddy well cool
  • Cristian Armendariz 5y

    I love this, so amazing.
  • Cameron 5y

    This is an excellent shot!
  • Fried Toast 5y

    Absolutely fantastic. And the setup shots are always appreciated :)
  • Nicola Marini 5y

    eye catching as usual :)
  • Bodo Elsel 5y

    Great shot !!!
  • Magne 5y

    wow, this is fantastic!
    Love this! So well done! :)
  • F 5y

    superbe capture, really well done!

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  • Ordo 5y

    Awesome !
  • Bleau Aquino 5y

    Two thumbs up! I would include my big toes if only I can make them go up! :-)
  • Jesse 4y

    Great shot!!!
  • Tyler Miller 4y

    tis is rad
  • Claris Trigueros 4y

    your work its amazing, kiss you from Venezuela (Latin america)
  • Mr. Stay Frosty 4y

    That's a really well thought out shot with a lot of action. How were you able to get the sand/cornflour in motion while capturing this shot?
  • Andreas Halstensen 3y

    This is my favorite of yours! How did you give the flour that "sandy" color? Photoshop?
  • Erppa 1y

    Järkyttävän upeita kuvia sulla!
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