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Thunder on the Niagara
Lens: Russian 3M-5CA mirror lens Camera: Pentax K7 Photo Location: North Tonawanda, NY ISO: 400 Shutter Speed: 1/1000s Aperture: F8 
Posted By: zman, 08-19-2012, 07:42 AM

Hydroplane boat races on the Niagara River. Camera mounted on tripod and lens pre-focused to area approximate to where I guessed the boats would be. These boats are both fast and loud.

Cropped & edited using Elements 9.

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08-19-2012, 07:51 AM   #2
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Wow, that must have been something to see. Like the spray in the last one.
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I've seen one of these races before, and yes, they are LOUD! And being how fast they are, you did a great job of capturing the action.
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Nice shots Zman!. Nice to see some more boat racing on here. I shoot boats every chance I get. We've got a regatta coming up in about 4 weeks at Rocky Fork Lake outside of Hillsboro, OH. I plan on being there with my trusty K200D.

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