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SF: Golden Gate Bridge. Stood in the rain for 2 hours. Totally worth it.
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  1. scott in sf 63 months ago | reply

    I was listening to an interview with the race director the other day. He said his only regret was that the bad weather spoiled the shot of the riders crossing the bridge.

    That may be true with one exception.

  2. atoosa9 63 months ago | reply

    I think the fact that it was featured on the flickr blog and tagged with cycle gods' names helped get the well deserved 17K hits. And yes, I think we have a future famous photographer here.

  3. luckhardt 63 months ago | reply

    wonderful image of a wonderful sport.
    i appreciate you toughing it out for this shot....

  4. bobbie-girl 63 months ago | reply

    I don't visit Flickr for a few months and return to find that you're famous. Congrats on the fantastic picture!

  5. Alex //Berlin _ Alexander Stübner 63 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Reflect your World (Invite Only /Post1-Award3 or Invite1), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  6. caioamy 62 months ago | reply

    simplesmente fantástica!
    Parabéns!

  7. Devora2009 62 months ago | reply

    Nice photo but hard mission for those on the bicycle:(.Congratulation for the image .Bea

  8. toddkoenig 62 months ago | reply

    Great shot!!!

  9. C. R. Wygal 62 months ago | reply

    * * * * * * * * * * NEWS FLASH * * * * * * * * * *

    Hi all! Just wanted to let everyone know that you should head to your local newsstand or bike shop in April! This photo is being published in two magazines! Yippy!

    San Francisco Magazine - April Issue www.sanfranciscomag.com
    Road Magazine - May Issue www.roadmagazine.net

    Both are big fancy tabloid magazines, so get 'em while they're hot!

    Also, for those who asked for prints and downloads... I haven't forgotten! I had to wait until the piece was published before I could move on anything. Gimme a week.

    Thanks again to all for your support! It has meant the world to me.

    Cheers!

    Catherine

  10. Hugger Industries 62 months ago | reply

    And I hope you got well paid!

  11. scott in sf 62 months ago | reply

    A hearty and well deserved congratulations!

  12. mylittlepieceofcyberspace 62 months ago | reply

    Congratulations! Amazing stats on this photo :-) You'll have a 1000 faves before long...

  13. Skinnyde 62 months ago | reply

    Congratulations :)

    Seen on my Flickr home page. (?²ˣ)

  14. deniseolrich 61 months ago | reply

    That is super cool this will be in the mags - congratulations!! We all like to see our Flickr Friends succeed, and you certainly deserve it, given how tough getting this shot was (and how great it turned out)!

  15. blablablablablablalblablbabla [deleted] 61 months ago | reply

    that's one awesome shot :)

  16. luvsanfrancisco 53 months ago | reply

    I love this picture! I have a San Francisco website - would you be willing to submit this picture here?

    Submit your awesome picture here!

    Thanks - and let me know if I can do something for you?

    -Patti Royster

  17. ashifp 48 months ago | reply

    Waaw... Superb...

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