Diving at the Valley Baths, Brisbane, Queensland, 1938

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    Photographer: Unidentified

    Location: Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; -27.454132, 153.036729

    Description: An action shot of a young man diving from a tower at the Valley swimming pool. Other young men in swimming costumes are waiting in turn on the tower and on a lower diving board. The Baths are in Wickham Street, Fortitude Valley.

    View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/210527
    Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: pictureqld.slq.qld.gov.au/

    nix_nixxon, benicektoo, and 118 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Joana Joana 2x [deleted] 46 months ago | reply

      masterpiece! whoever it was, did f*cking well!

    2. OHCPHOTOGRAPHY 46 months ago | reply

      The eye is stunned until it can look at various parts of the photo individually to eventually undertake the whole

    3. teslamade 46 months ago | reply

      absolute amazing ! Congratulation !

    4. Tetley T 46 months ago | reply

      Great shot!

    5. unimpacked 46 months ago | reply

      I love Flickr, accessing archives....accessing history. Brilliant image.

    6. jake_sylvester 46 months ago | reply

      Awesome. Somehow your eye has to deal with perspective before this shot makes sense.

    7. Michael DeVowe 45 months ago | reply

      No kidding. This is where action photography started! Superb timing on old technology!!

    8. Dave Cowan 45 months ago | reply

      Brilliantly timed and composed. Cartier-Bresson would have been proud of this one. Shame we don't know who took it...

    9. kacam 31 months ago | reply

      ¡¡fascinante perspectiva!!

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