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Canon 5D, Canon EF 15mm fisheye. 1/800 sec @ f7, 100 ISO. No use of flash or reflectors.

August 2009 - This photo has won the flickr Canberra Photographers' group "Best Action Picture of 2009" award.


Some people say that Gen Y or Z or whatever target this 15 year old represents are self-centred and not interested in others in any way, From my direct observation, either this kid must be unrepresentative, or people are wrong.

I was so impressed with his stunt riding while my 6-year old was in the playground next door that I asked him if I could photograph him - and the outcome was that he was delighted to help me and made the effort to make sure I got the picture I previsualised. Many thanks to you, whoever you are.


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Taken on April 15, 2009