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I am a keen amateur, and have been lucky enough to have been published in the books "Dusty Warriors’ and ‘Op.Snakebite’. I’m currently using a 5d mk2, 24-105L,50 1.4, 50 1.8, 580EX2, 2x 420EX,st-e2, amongst other bits and pieces.

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  • Michael  Bermingham
    Michael Bermi...over 6 years ago
    just that hint of movement in the blades really sells this shot.


  • Chris  Willis
    Chris Willisover 6 years ago

    Love the contrast of the pale thumb against the blade. This is an amazing image :-)

  • Melinda Kerr
    Melinda Kerrover 6 years ago

    Your stuff is great Phillip. Anyone who can display such artistry in an environment like this gets my thumbs up.

  • stephfine
    stephfineover 6 years ago


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  • rnrphoto98
    rnrphoto98over 6 years ago

    Great shot, love it. It reminds me of the photos in the time life photo books.

  • nikki75
    nikki75over 6 years ago

    brilliant – just brilliant.

  • Rod  Adams
    Rod Adamsover 6 years ago

    Beautiful! Great works!!!!

  • Samuel Pevehouse
    Samuel Pevehouseover 6 years ago

    great shot… i like the movement in the blade as well…. this way it doesn’t look like it is falling from the sky….

  • Mango
    Mangoabout 6 years ago

    I like this shot, it has an animal-like quality to it. An animal on the move.

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