Marathon Photo Essay #9...With a Little Help From My Friends! (Now in Stories)

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Photo license: © All rights reserved

Manitoba Marathon, 1982

A finisher is given assistance to make it to the aid station.

In my 'Sports and Action' collection.
In my 'Phototojournalism' collection.

In the Marathon photo essay.

22 responses

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (22 May 2013):

    The Marathon runners must run almost beyond their endurance to get to the finish line...Such an amazing capture...You can see the pain in his face..

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (22 May 2013):

    Excellent capture of the pain and the glory !

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (23 May 2013):

    An excellent capture of utter exhaustion.

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (23 May 2013):

    Good job James.

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (23 May 2013):

    You can ALWAYS get by with a little help from your friends. The look of total exhaustion,but he made it!

  • Bruce Wendler

    Bruce Wendler gave props (23 May 2013):

    One way to get the girls, no pain, no gain.

  • P. Michael Bodigor

    P. Michael Bodigor gave props (23 May 2013):

    Top notch photojournalism. It gets the story told. A wonderful essay.

  • ray macie

    ray macie (Deleted) said (24 May 2013):

    Instant fantastic, filled with emotion!

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (24 May 2013):

    I just cannot image the agony.....but his two friends are with him truly for the long run.....superb portait

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo gave props (24 May 2013):

    carpe diem!! nice!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (24 May 2013):


  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (24 May 2013):

    Great action shot!

  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (24 May 2013):

    wow I could never do that !!!! such a super capture

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (24 May 2013):

    raw & wonderful emotion shot.

  • Paperini Renato

    Paperini Renato gave props (25 May 2013):

    I like the reference to the Beatles song

  • kenneth boston

    kenneth boston gave props (26 May 2013):

    you can see the pain.

  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins said (26 May 2013):

    You really capture all his pain and agony!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (28 May 2013):

    Feeling his pain. Outstanding work, James.

  • Pedro Teixeira

    Pedro Teixeira gave props (28 May 2013):

    Wow...Great photo!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (31 May 2013):

    awesome photo and series!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (3 Jun 2013):

    You can see the pain in his face, excellent shot, James!

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (21 Jun 2013):

    Painful to see! Great capture!

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