2010 Olympic Torch Relay - final day

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  1. brianT

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    Here's some photos I took this morning of the final day for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games torch relay. I've never really done photojournalism before.

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    Thanks for looking.
     
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    #5 is great! It's a shame the end of the flame is a bit cut out though.
     
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    enjoy the Games, Brian!
    hopefully get a moment to watch some coverage at some stage. for me the final image i find the most interesting - a fairly original idea that one. i like them all...good to see these!
     
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    btw - i forget to ask - how many shots did you take of the event?
     
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    3 and 5 are by far the best!
     
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    3 is good, 5 is my favorite, and I liked the artistic concept behind 6.
     
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    Thanks for the replies. I got a couple more shots at the very end of the torch relay, not as good as the ones from this morning though. See below.

    The crowds were so large that I really couldn't aim at anything while looking through the viewfinder. There were so many people taking pictures and some guy's camera is what I focused on.

    Total for the day about 180. But that includes some random shots of police on horses.

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    thanks Brian. that final picture is great.
     
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    I think 6 is brilliant.
     
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    I really love #6!
     
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    6 Is really fantastic...what a great idea.:thumbup:
     
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    Was exactly what I was thinking!!!
     

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