The Slash at High Noon

© Michael Rogers

The Slash at High Noon

Doug Gibson June 11, 2005

EXCELLENT!! Looks like a definite contender for a prize in this month's battle! Great work!!! #261814

Noel Baebler June 11, 2005

Terrific action, Michael! #1459125

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 11, 2005

This is really outstanding work Michael! Jeff #1459171

Debbie Truesdale June 11, 2005

WOW!! Really great shot!! #1459652

July 23, 2005

Great visual energy! #1624204

Stanley J. Contrades July 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Mike, and the best of luck to you in the next round with this high-energy Finalist!!
Aloha no,
Stan #1628890

Michael Rogers July 24, 2005

Thank you all for your generious comments. Jason Fredrico the surfer, is one of my favorite subjects to shoot, he's appeared in some of my previous Pipeline submissions to this site. I have to say thanks to Cannon for eight frames per second....one before and after!!! Again Mahalo to all... #1631880

Michael Rogers July 24, 2005

sequence before and after frames.. #1631890

Stanley J. Contrades July 25, 2005

Fabulous!!! And another CONGRATULATIONS on this fabulous shot, Mike!!
Aloha no,
Stan #1633897

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic July 25, 2005

Michael,

Congratulations on your second place win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1634327

KHAWLA Haddad July 25, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful winner!!! #1635830

Sharon Day level-classic July 25, 2005

Congratulations, Michael!!! Great job! #1638273

Stanley J. Contrades July 27, 2005

Double CONGRATULATIONS, Michael, and this time as the POTD!! Bravo!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1643278

Susie Peek-Swint July 27, 2005

Fantastic action shot ~ congrats on the win and potd! #1643284

Dan Holm level-classic July 27, 2005

Wow!! CONGRATULATIONS, Michael!! An awesome POTD! #1643299

Leanne M.E. Boyd July 27, 2005

Excellent, excellent! Congratulations on your POTD! #1643316

Richard Killey July 27, 2005

Michael: Awesome. I am curious as to the settings you used to capture these. fStop, speed, ISO? Would appreciate if you could share.

thanks
Richard #1643331

Michelle R. Kovach July 27, 2005

Congratulations on your Win & Your POTD Feature! Have a great day!
Michelle #1643424

Joy Rector July 27, 2005

congrats on your POTD #1643427

Ed Heaton July 27, 2005

Great job Michael, Congrats all around here! Second place and POTD!!! #1643704

Laura Clay-Ballard July 27, 2005

beautiful work! congrats on potd! #1643824

July 27, 2005

NOW that's a great shot
Josselyne #1643977

Theresa M. VanderStaay July 27, 2005

Awesome shot! Congrats on the Second Place Win! Theresa #1644051

Virginia L. Allison July 27, 2005

wow, amazing shot. I too am curious as to the settings. Congrats on the POTD, well deserved. #1644063

Wendy Stevenson July 27, 2005

GREAT action shot Michael. Congrats on your POTD and win!!! #1644120

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe July 27, 2005

Congratulations on your POTD, this is truly outstanding!

ccc #1644411

July 27, 2005

AMAZING!! You deserve this POTD!!! #1644576

Chris Macer July 27, 2005

Very cool! Congrats on the win and the POTD! #1644693

Kathleen R. Struckle July 27, 2005

Awesome Michael!! You truly deserved POTD!!! #1644748

Michael Rogers July 27, 2005

Thank you again for your gracious comments. A few of you asked for the exposure stats: Shot with a 600mm lens in manual, shutter 1/1250 @ f 11, processed with the program "RAW Esentials" and Photo Shop CS. #1644848

Elisabeth A. Gay July 27, 2005

WOW!!!! Congratulations Michael!
Ann #1644945

Mary N C. Taitt July 27, 2005

AWESOME capture, congratulations on your POTD and your second place win! :-) Mary #1644957

Luhut Napitupulu July 27, 2005

A great photo, Michael...congrats on POTD!

#1645032

Jenny Bosmans July 27, 2005

Awesome action shot, Michael! Congratulations on your win and on POTD! #1645503

Cherif Keramane July 27, 2005

Wow, refreshing!!!

The spiral composition is great, #1645952

Claudette Foote July 27, 2005

A great photo, Michael...congrats on POTD!and your second place win! #1646000

Anita Taylor July 27, 2005

Intense action, Michael! Congratulations :) #1646387

July 28, 2005

congrats on a great potd! #1650404

Shari Travison August 03, 2005

Wow, such an awesome shot! Congrats!!! #1672339

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 08, 2005

Outstanding second place win and potd!! A big congrats!!! #1815298

Michael Rogers September 08, 2005

Thank you all for the gracious comments and compliments. I wouldn't even get shots like this if it wasn't for the gifted surfers dancing in front of my lens. I'm told but, haven't seen yet, one of the images in this sequence made the cover of Heavy Water Magazine here in Hawaii this month. Thank you all again #1815654

Jim Raymond November 10, 2005

Inspiring as both a surfer and photographer. Thanks for the background and info on your shot. Nice composition. #2056943

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 14, 2007

Outstanding energetic winning sports capture. Impressive and cool Michael, congratulations! #4649440

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