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© Donald Garrett
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Photo Info
UploadedAugust 4, 2009
TakenJune 26, 2009
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D60
Exposure1/160 sec at f/4
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length98 mm
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This shot was taken at the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show in Ketchikan, Alaska. These fellows are amazing!

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  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Cool action shot...... they are pretty amazing to watch!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Excellent! Would be funny if someone walked up with a chainsaw and cut right through it!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (3 Aug 2009):

    This is such a skill!....Brilliant action Don.

  • Bruce Baker

    Bruce Baker   gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Supurb capture, Don. The blurred saw and the flying sawdust really make you think you were there.

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Fabulous motion shot, Don! Great composition. Wonderful local color.

  • Mary Brown

    Mary Brown gave props (3 Aug 2009):

    Ditto everything said above. The action with the sawdust is great! Love the shot.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    Now, that is a hard and dangerous job!! Great shot!!!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    I've been there a couple times, but never been to the lumberjack show. Fantastic shot!!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    Great action capture, Don! Incredible forearms on the guy on the left!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    Seeing this makes me wanna saw some logs. hahaha I am just a bit tired from my vacation, I guess. hahaha Cool!

  • Klaus Girk

    Klaus Girk (Deleted) gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    Did you try your hand?

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    great capture!!!!!

  • Charles

    Charles (Deleted) gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    Amazing indeed! I hope you showed them how its done!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (4 Aug 2009):

    I have seen the Lumberjack performances at Hayward, Wisconsin during Lumberjack Days several years ago and it was amazing to watch! Great shot!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (5 Aug 2009):

    Hey I agree with Klaus! We want to see a photo of your attempt! LOL. Fabulous shot! Thank you for sharing.

  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (15 Aug 2009):

    Never been to the lumberjack show, but this is a great action shot!

  • Joel Mcafee

    Joel Mcafee (Deleted) gave props (18 Aug 2009):

    Ok this makes my arms hurt ! great shot again !

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (8 Sep 2009):

    Wonderful energy in this photo. LuvIt. dp

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (24 Nov 2009):

    Great timing! Well done.

  • Barb Rexroat

    Barb Rexroat said (28 Jan 2010):

    I grew up in Lincoln, IL. In honor of Abe, they have a Railsplitter Festival every fall. At the festival they have a railspliting contest. The winner is usually from Kentucky or some place like that. Tough folks, that's for sure.

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