14 comments so far...

helen birch July 27, 2010, 07:29 PM
yousaidforever July 27, 2010, 08:06 PM
brilliant shot. :)
dosron July 27, 2010, 11:15 PM
Das ist toll!
rocktothebeat July 28, 2010, 10:39 AM
Paulo Brabo Team 23 July 28, 2010, 05:07 PM
Now that's spectacular!
15°C July 28, 2010, 08:32 PM
brilliant shot
bere July 28, 2010, 08:33 PM
ahhh herr Thilo, where did you buy your wings??? were you flying next to this guy? great shot!
TheRatRace July 28, 2010, 09:15 PM
How on earth did you do this?
Jordi Funollet July 28, 2010, 11:54 PM
Mr.RatRace, it's easy to guess, knowing Mr.Tilo's skills.

Probably he saw the seagull approaching and it's brain identified a suitable composition. Then the hypothalamus takes control of its fingers; in one heartbeat (tud-tud!) it puts the camera in manual mode an chooses the right combination of speed/aperture/iso, manual focus at 0.75cm plus a self-timer of 2secs. At the beginning of the next heartbeat (tud-tud!) the trigger is pressed and the camera is launched some meters vertically, intentionaly aligned with the flight plane and not with the horizon; the seagull hears a "click!" coming from its blind spot at 8 o'clock, and the camera is again on Thilo's hands, who looks at the screen and feels slightly disappointed because the histogram could be better.

You know, the typical work-flow of the typical ninja-monk-super-power-uber-human photographer.

bere July 29, 2010, 06:07 PM
ha ha Jordi!! loved the descriptive text, sounds so accurate! :)
TheRatRace July 29, 2010, 09:28 PM
@Jordi: I was sure it was something like that... -- so I'll make a different question: is there a way a human could achieve this? ;-)
the_thilo July 29, 2010, 10:36 PM
Thank you all!!!
MickPt plus August 02, 2010, 09:55 PM
:-o WOW.
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