World Cup Biathlon Holmenkollen Norway. Three shots in a row full zoom. I was standing right next to the track on a ledge.
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The place was packed with 12,000 people.
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Cheering on the local.
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I picked the right lens for this project. It was a perfect day partly cloudy not much wind just the right temperature.
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Skiing on a tight track going crisscross....
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Serious individuals who take their craft to another level.
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53 yards.. 5 targets 4.5 inches diameter.. all done out of breath.
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In coming.. positioning..taking aim.. shoot and go.
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This is just after leaving the shooting range.
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Hard-driving and relentless.
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When I first got there the women were just finishing up. This is my only acceptable shot of the womens biathlon.
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The ski jump at Holmenkollen.
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Holmenkollen in 1924.
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This is what central Oslo looks like from Holmenkollen.
If you look close and line up the church steeples, and look at the next photograph taken from the fortress, you get a sense of where you're at.
Holmenkollen from Akershus Fortress. Look for this church steeple in the previous photograph.
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Can you believe this, a semi truck purpose built to transport a huge TV!
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The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
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