One of the bonuses of taking your camera and long lens to a sporting event is that athletes don’t mind having their picture taken. Or they are so focused that they don’t notice. It is possible, I guess, that they don’t want their picture... Read More | Share it now!
I took this photo while riding my bike between wineries in McLaren Vale, South Australia. What? Bike riding? Wine? Isn’t that illegal?
Here’s a link if you want to know the answer.
But what I can definitely say is that... Read More | Share it now!
For the third year running we were in the town of Willunga in the McLaren Vale region of South Australia to see the Tour Down Under.
We secured our spot early on and this pic is of the first pass of the peloton. I thought it was a... Read More | Share it now!
The final stage of the Santos Tour Down Under saw competitors vie for supremacy over 20 laps of a street circuit in central Adelaide. With riders zooming by every few minutes it was the perfect event to practise my sports photography. I was... Read More | Share it now!
Remember last year when a dog ran out on the road in front of riders during stage 18 of the Tour De France? It caused an ugly accident, Philippe Gilbert from BMC readily admitted that he wanted to hit the family that owned the dog and... Read More | Share it now!
We planned our summer road trip to South Australia around the Santos Tour Down Under, a cycling race held over a week in the south-eastern corner of the state. This tour attracts some of the well-known European teams but this year was unique as... Read More | Share it now!