Ragnar the rider

by Bergur Johannesen September. 21, 2008 5956 views

My brother, Ragnar, wanted me to shoot a few pictures of him riding his bike.

He insisted on doing some wheelies, when I on the other hand wanted a few still shots.

Well, these are a few of the usable results

I proudly present: Ragnar and his bike

Clear, focused wheelie shot.

Fast shutterspeed, open aperture.

Close, relatively slow shutterspeed

Action shot #1

Very long shutterspeed and rear flash.

Braking on the spot

Action shot #2

Long shutterspeed, rear flash and following camera

Rider portrait #2. “what are you looking at?”

Rider portrait #3. Or is this a bike portrait?

Action shot #3. Very unfocused, pulls forth the speed and action

My personal favorite. Ground angle, action and total focus on the face. Additional strong yellow/green colors to the bottom right and very clear blue sky

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Grzegorz 9 years ago

really nice one!!!

9 years ago Edited
Sherij 9 years ago

WOW super action shots. What a fun day. I love motorcycles.

9 years ago Edited
Szabopeter 9 years, 1 month ago

I like #3, the point of view made this shot really powerful.

9 years, 1 month ago Edited
Mikkal Noptek 9 years, 1 month ago

Beautiful action pictures

9 years, 1 month ago Edited
Mario Jean 9 years, 1 month ago

I admire how beautifully you used the nice lighting as well as the impressive perspectives and striking movements to create these dynamic and gorgeous pictures.
Superb set, really.

9 years, 1 month ago Edited
Hertha 9 years, 1 month ago

Very cool pictures! ;)

9 years, 1 month ago Edited
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