Illegal Practices

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© Erasmo Wong
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UploadedNovember 14, 2007
TakenAugust 5, 2007
ModelCanon EOS 30D
Exposure1/400 sec at f/2.8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length35 mm
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**** fighting in Peru

45 responses

  • Jason DeFillippo

    Jason DeFillippo said (13 Nov 2007):

    Gruesome. Amazing timing and lighting. Well done!

  • Kurniadi Widodo

    Kurniadi Widodo (Deleted) said (13 Nov 2007):


  • Alina Tiplea

    Alina Tiplea said (14 Nov 2007):

    very nice catch

  • Jose Vásquez

    Jose Vásquez said (18 Nov 2007):

    esta increible esta ah!! tu top 10

  • Benjamin Leong

    Benjamin Leong said (25 Nov 2007):


  • Chainsaw

    Chainsaw gave props (5 Dec 2007):

    everyone's attention on the fight. great shot

  • Frederic Frognier

    Frederic Frognier (Deleted) gave props (5 Dec 2007):

    Awesome capture!

  • Scott Korn

    Scott Korn gave props (6 Dec 2007):

    The action,the faces, everything is perfect, great shot

  • iman al-dabbagh

    iman al-dabbagh said (7 Dec 2007):

    Excellent capture. My cockfight photos from the Philippines aren't as good as this. Wow. And perfect for the theme.

  • Chris Byrne

    Chris Byrne gave props (12 Dec 2007):

    Just wanting to agree with all the comments before. Simply wonderful

  • Jeff Kennel

    Jeff Kennel gave props (17 Dec 2007):

    sweet shot!

  • joachim maertens

    joachim maertens gave props (18 Dec 2007):

    I like the epressions on the faces (male/female) and ofcourse the Cristal.

  • Matt Sprague

    Matt Sprague gave props (18 Dec 2007):

    that is cool!

  • Yusuf Özkızıl

    Yusuf Özkızıl gave props (22 Dec 2007):

    Great... an easy one to say "yeah!" to

  • n

    n gave props (23 Dec 2007):

    Incredible timing, truly fantastic.

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ said (25 Dec 2007):

    Great action foto with all the richness of the spectators as well.

  • Christopher Long

    Christopher Long gave props (27 Dec 2007):

    Excellent work

  • Nicholas Hendrickx

    Nicholas Hendrickx gave props (29 Dec 2007):

    Wow that's awesome!

  • astronauta perdido

    astronauta perdido said (29 Dec 2007):

    fantástica foto, erasmo, de eso no hay duda. las peleas de gallos, tan violentas, tan nuestras. justamente en Ica anduve en una. con solo un aspecto no estoy de acuerdo: con el título. de resto, es fabulosa. un saludo y todo ok!!

  • Steve Kowaleski

    Steve Kowaleski gave props (31 Dec 2007):

    Amazing shot! Definite "Yeah!".

  • Matt Sprague

    Matt Sprague said (11 Jan 2008):

    amazing shot, i like the expression on the peoples faces behind the cage, really great shot!

  • James Blann

    James Blann said (14 Jan 2008):

    Fantastic timing and colour, great one

  • melanie scott

    melanie scott gave props (16 Jan 2008):

    fantastic capture - well done!

  • Juan Estremera

    Juan Estremera gave props (23 Jan 2008):

    Nice Work!

  • Khaleed Juma

    Khaleed Juma said (4 Feb 2008):

    The juxtaposition of rage and sorrow makes for an incredible photo.

  • sam simon

    sam simon gave props (9 Feb 2008):


  • Dave Dubrick

    Dave Dubrick gave props (20 Apr 2008):

    I like this because I hate it. That's what makes it a good photo.

  • William Allen

    William Allen said (21 May 2008):

    Animal Cruelty! Wow, thats crazy. good shot

  • Andrew Spearin

    Andrew Spearin gave props (7 Jul 2008):

    The page in the mag this is on is now on my wall. Great shot.

  • Garth Miles

    Garth Miles gave props (18 Jul 2008):

    Great capture!!

  • :) L P

    :) L P gave props (13 Aug 2008):

    great shot...but a very cruel sport :(

  • Juan Ignacio Sarmiento

    Juan Ignacio Sarmiento said (4 Sep 2008):

    simplemente muy buena foto. lo único que no me gusta es el titulo.

  • Samwell

    Samwell gave props (11 Sep 2008):

    hell yes! great job!.....

  • kenny hilburn

    kenny hilburn gave props (15 Oct 2008):

    nice intensity, and comfort to the eye

  • Atisha Paulson

    Atisha Paulson gave props (28 Nov 2008):

    wow. all i can say is that's disturbing and beautiful.

  • ! Ù­ ĶîŘîàŊ ©

    ! ٭ ĶîŘîàŊ © gave props (15 Jan 2009):

    Although very sad to see, its a powerful and excellent shot

  • Jason Antin

    Jason Antin gave props (18 Jan 2009):

    Nice work!

  • Coreesi

    Coreesi said (18 Jan 2009):

    Wow. This is awesome. Nice matrix shot!

  • xavier conesa

    xavier conesa said (11 Feb 2009):

    Excuse me, but the cockfight are legal in Peru.

  • Wayne Bickerton

    Wayne Bickerton said (26 Feb 2010):


  • Ope O

    Ope O gave props (26 Feb 2010):


  • Sriks K

    Sriks K said (26 Feb 2010):

    Good shot at the right moment when both chickens are in Air

  • Carol Holmes

    Carol Holmes gave props (6 Oct 2010):

    I'm at a loss for words...

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (10 Oct 2010):


  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (19 Aug 2011):

    Excellent capture. My cockfight photos from the Indonesian aren't as good as this. Wow. Sadly, I think this is universal illegal practices (FYI: I'm not PETA member ;)

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