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Nikon D2X


Capture Date/Time: July 30, 2006 9:50
Aperture/Shutter Speed: F/5.0 - 1/800 sec
Focal Length: 200 mm
ISO: 400
Flash: None

Like most of the country, it is hot hot hot here. The highs reached nearly 100 degrees this weekend. This was taken at the annual Fleet Feet Women's 5K festival along the lakefront. The race was a huge event with nearly 1000 female runners participating. Even at 9am, it was over 90 degrees out there. The exhaustion really showed.

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Comments


08.01.06, 11:26 AM, John:

Fantastic shot Mike. Excellent timing to catch the water droplets.


08.01.06, 01:28 PM, micki:

This about sums it up for all of us, man it's hot! Great shot!

Crazy to have a run this time of year.


08.02.06, 12:34 AM, tuan:

i was thinking about the heatwave when i saw this picture. Gotta be really crazy to run in that heat.


08.02.06, 06:07 AM, Chantal:

nice capture, I feel how refreshing it must be for her.


08.02.06, 04:49 PM, Alicia:

Wow, running in this kind of weather. That's pretty crazy. You captured the moment perfectly.


08.04.06, 06:42 AM, ana:

this is awesome.



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