January Flashback

By: Gustav Hoiland

Dec 12 2011

Category: bike polo

1 Comment

Focal Length:50mm
ISO:1600
Shutter:1/59 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 7D

Yankee in the Rink

Further planned portfolio revisions have led me deeper into the silent depths of my data, the billions of micro-magnetized flecks on platters that exist in darkness, spinning endlessly with my visualized life on board. Here a capture from last January’s indoor polo tournament in the dead of Boston winter.

It’s from something of a series where I haggle my fellow polo comrades into riding tight circles around me while I furiously lay into the shutter behind a fisheye lens that… well, does this. A technique admittedly borrowed to some degree from a man in Shanghai who got me me to ride around him in a similar fashion before a race (LOOKATME!CLICKCLICKCLICK!). Never did get those shots from him…

Whatever the case, a fine gentleman here from the southern Ciudad de la York Nueva whom I must’ve played with first in late 2007. We’re all gettin’ old. And there just might be another tournament this January/February/Colduary to bring us together again.

To enlightened portfolios, to Tuesday.

One comment on “January Flashback”

  1. Gus, i’d love a copy of this. thanks man!


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