Destination: 8 Seconds!

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© James Wiley
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Photo license: © All rights reserved

From an MVP Magazine shoot on The Calgary Stampede.

In my 'Sports and Action' collection.

In the The Calgary Stampede photo essay.

52 responses

  • Darion Hamby

    Darion Hamby said (10 Feb 2012):

    Wow! What a shot! I used to barrel race so I was always on the rodeo circuit. I can honestly say these men are some of the bravest I've ever meet. Those broncos are no joke. Love it!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Perfect to the theme!!!

  • Simona Ranieri

    Simona Ranieri gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    yest perfect timig

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    perfect action shot! He must be having fun!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    this is superb, excellent take on this theme

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (10 Feb 2012):

    Lots of wild action. Great shot.

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Awesome action shot! Love the determined look on his face. great entry.

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Super shot and great take on the theme!

  • Carol Holmes

    Carol Holmes gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Wow! That's pretty got me beat! :) Love this action shot!

  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Oh my God! That's a wild ride! Great capture James!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Great action shot!!!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    wild & cool.

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (10 Feb 2012):

    Hot Shot James!

  • Brandon Melendez

    Brandon Melendez gave props (11 Feb 2012):

    Great expression, He even smiled just for you.

  • Paperini Renato

    Paperini Renato gave props (12 Feb 2012):

    Wonderful composition, great still image

  • Andrew Kelly

    Andrew Kelly gave props (12 Feb 2012):

    Great action pic.

  • Mark Rosenbaum

    Mark Rosenbaum   gave props (12 Feb 2012):

    This is awesome

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (12 Feb 2012):

    Yee haw! Great timing on this wonderful capture!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (12 Feb 2012):

    A Brilliant entry Bravo!!!!!!

  • Richard Fine

    Richard Fine gave props (13 Feb 2012):


  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (14 Feb 2012):

    You really caught the grit and determination on this man's face...He looks like he takes a beating on these rides bouncing around like he does and I'll bet by the next day he is stiff all over...Great take and entry on the challenge.

  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia   said (15 Feb 2012):

    great capture!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! perfect entry.

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson (Deleted) gave props (15 Feb 2012):

    Nice capture.

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton gave props (17 Feb 2012):


  • Brad Paro

    Brad Paro gave props (19 Feb 2012):

    An amazing capture of courage and determination!

  • Nicolette de Joncaire

    Nicolette de Joncaire   gave props (21 Feb 2012):

    Amazing shot

  • Karen Lee Lewis

    Karen Lee Lewis said (24 Feb 2012):

    i like the contrast in his grimace and the exhalation of the fist...this really captures the tension in his body beautifully and the uplifting quality of the horse

  • Joseph Gibbs

    Joseph Gibbs gave props (24 Feb 2012):

    Very well done!

  • Bailey Cooper

    Bailey Cooper gave props (25 Feb 2012):

    8 seconds, yes?

  • Katie Johnson

    Katie Johnson gave props (25 Feb 2012):


  • Jan Hoffman

    Jan Hoffman gave props (26 Feb 2012):


  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (28 Feb 2012):


  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    yeeehaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa---balanced so well--love the face

  • Laurie Search

    Laurie Search gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Fantastic action shot, and you caught his face wonderfully!!

  • Kristina Krause

    Kristina Krause   gave props (3 Mar 2012):

    This is outstanding! What a great shot!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (8 Mar 2012):

    Wildly wonderful entry!

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (13 Mar 2012):

    Oh H yeah.... this shot totally rocks this theme!!!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (14 Mar 2012):

    Outstanding, James. Your action shots are mong the best of the best.

  • Robin Perkins

    Robin Perkins gave props (16 Mar 2012):

    I love your timing

  • Robert R. Gaines

    Robert R. Gaines gave props (24 Mar 2012):

    Your timing is amazing. This whole series is exceptional to me.

  • Ram Baires

    Ram Baires said (8 Apr 2012):

    nice action shoot

  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers gave props (21 Apr 2012):

    Great Action shot!

  • Mike Despot

    Mike Despot said (24 Apr 2012):

    You are right James, same wavelength for sure!! I hate the idea of rodeos but I love shooting them. Expect maybe four this season and maybe one Bull Ride Blow out, this Saturday! Love your work.

  • Vincent J. DeSanto

    Vincent J. DeSanto gave props (31 May 2012):

    Great action shot, love it.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (22 Oct 2012):

    I remember this shot from earlier...Makes a good entry for the new challenge. The rodeo guy looks a little bit like the actor, Steve Carell on the TV series The Office:)

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (23 Oct 2012):

    Rockin' JPG's Troubled Traveling Theme Park.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (25 Oct 2012):

    Brilliant and genius for this it, 8 seconds...

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (26 Oct 2012):

    wow!! what a shot!!! fantastic entry!!

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (2 Nov 2012):

    What intensity in this image James.....Hope he reached those 8 seconds.

  • JPG

    JPG   gave props (28 Apr 2013):

    Congrats on being The Story of the Week!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (29 Apr 2013):

    Yeah!!!! Congrats James!!!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (2 May 2013):

    Congrats HotShot!...woooo!!!

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