Wyrd By: Wyrd

Swing

  • Canis Major (Steve) 9y

    Somewhere there's a toddler on the floor crying his eyes out! FT
  • Wyrd 9y

    I wish to reassure everyone that no toddlers were harmed during the making of this photograph. I used an adult :>
  • freefall5001 9y

    LOL.....great photo...love it
  • Ran_ 9y

    Very cool!
    (The World Through My Eyes)
  • John Dalkin 9y

    magic moment, like a short story it asks so many questions !
    The World Through My Eyes
  • Alan Jaras 9y

    Great shot and a lovely angle, both on the shot and the idea.
  • Wyrd 9y

    Freefall and Randy - thank you.

    Heaven's Gate - glad you like it (and that it didn't make you think of crushed toddlers!)

    Alan - thanks. Tomorrow: the Slide of Doom ;-)
  • Craig Marston 9y

    ACE!!

    Although, that was often the last thing I saw before hitting the deck as a child..!
  • Steve Wall 9y

    Wow! Excellent motion and fell to this one. Congrats!
  • Lillnea 9y

    Wow! I love this!!
    (The World Through My Eyes)
  • Lida 9y

    Wonderful photo! Memories of childhood carefree times.
  • Kayode Okeyode 9y

    I love the blur motion on that swing
  • Navin Harish 9y

    I like this shot. It is one helluva action shot. I have been trying to take some shots of swing myself but with limited sucess till this one. Here is another one with the swing at complete rest.
  • Wyrd 9y

    Thanks everyone. @Picturejockey - that's a nice-looking swing in your pictures. The one in mine was a rather dull swing made of some sort of rubbery black plastic. The shot wasn't difficult. I set the camera to Av then experimented with different shutter speeds to see which produced the most interesting motion blur shapes. I took about 10 shots in all and liked this one best.
  • Josean M. L. 9y

    Wow!
    Superb capture!
  • Marsh Gardiner 9y

    wow, such snap!
  • Alisa Surprise! 9y

    magnificent show of speed. I imagine there is a child flying through the air ready to land
  • Sammeh 9y

    very dramatic
  • Jer Baer 9y

    a spirit in a childless swing.
    makes you wonder...
  • Helga Kvam 9y

    Fantastic, so much movement.
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Taken on April 3, 2006

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