Athlete / Boat :

Laser Class

Event :

Olympic Test Regatta Rio

Location :

Rio de Janeiro

About the shot :

This image was shot on the Copacabana ocean course during the Olympic test Regatta help in Rio in August of 2015. What a great venue to shoot dinghy racing! In this shot you three Lasers up against the statue of Christ the Redeemer with the buildings of Copacabana beach down low. A large ocean swell in bright backlit sunshine was something we had most days and made for great shooting conditions.

Camera :

CANON EOS 1Dx, Canon EF 200-400 F4 L IS at 400mm, 400, f11 , 1/8000