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Monster bike

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 6 August 2010 in Transportation and Portfolio.

Nasty looking machine found during a recent charity event staged by Hells Angels in the Bents Park, South Shields.

HDR tone mapped in Photomatix then put through Topaz Adjust for a little extra colour.

PENTAX K100D 1/1000 second F/4.0 ISO 200 105 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

vroom vroom, Would like to see how you would handle photographing one of these in motion

6 Aug 2010 6:50am

Jacques from Nantes, France

The right view angle. Amazing, stunning, funny...one word superb

6 Aug 2010 7:00am

Hinah from Karachi, Pakistan

the metal looks just perfect! very nice colors and a very surprising shot :) great work!

6 Aug 2010 8:04am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Brilliant....the owner of this machine would love it !

6 Aug 2010 8:04am

MK from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

its alive!!!

6 Aug 2010 8:12am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Oh what a great find... that's a real piece of art ! Nice framing and treatment, love it :)

6 Aug 2010 8:57am

Florence from Paris, France

Oh ! You won't be surprised to know how I love this kind of shots ! Thrilling ! :-)

6 Aug 2010 9:08am

Carmen from Madrid, Spain

hahaha Dangerous!

6 Aug 2010 9:32am

Claus Petersen from Herfølge, Denmark

Looks like a wild and angry ride ;-)

6 Aug 2010 9:52am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Metallic superfly:) Perfect treatment

6 Aug 2010 10:33am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(Old West Wales boy), Germany

WOW !! That´s more than a little "Freaky Deaky" !!!

6 Aug 2010 10:42am

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

It looks like a huge bug!

6 Aug 2010 11:04am

Mici from Tg Mures, Romania

Wow this is awesome, love the bike, love the processing too

6 Aug 2010 11:40am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Incredible vehicle !! Beautiful rendering of textures and colors who suit so well to the subject, well done !!

6 Aug 2010 12:08pm

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

wonderful find....nicely caputred.

6 Aug 2010 1:18pm

marc from Granby, Canada

nice idea very cool....

6 Aug 2010 1:57pm

Paul from summerside, Canada

Looks like it would be a wild ride

6 Aug 2010 2:29pm

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Scary! I would move out of their lane immediately and let them pass. :)

6 Aug 2010 4:08pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

The most amazing one I've ever seen

6 Aug 2010 4:46pm

David Nos from Barcelona, Spain

Wow, this is really cool! Very nice work!

6 Aug 2010 5:02pm

ripple from Nottingham, United Kingdom

Amazing details captured - I love this.

6 Aug 2010 5:28pm

pixator from kerman, Iran

Nice !!

6 Aug 2010 7:07pm

Shar from Regina, SK, Canada

Oh, my it does seem to have a personality...and not one I want to get to know!

6 Aug 2010 8:51pm

Susan from Pompano Beach, FL, USA from Pompano Beach, United States

Oh my, you found a real Monster !!! Great shot, nice processing too !!!

6 Aug 2010 10:00pm

Martin from North Platte, United States

beautifully done, I can see this is the next batman movie, would be the Jokers Bike Im thinking.

7 Aug 2010 12:44am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A great find with beautiful results from your processing!

7 Aug 2010 3:36am

Wan from Singapore, Singapore

great colours and texture! i love the framing. reminds me of transformers. very interesting shot:)

7 Aug 2010 6:01am

Zora Zoé - sichtbar fotogrativ from Berlin, Germany

super captured, super processing - born to be (a) wild (monster) ***** :-)

7 Aug 2010 6:51am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

Genial!!! excelentes detalles de esta curiosa imagen!

7 Aug 2010 4:40pm

Julie from Easton, United States

Now that is a work of art! Cool find there!

8 Aug 2010 3:07am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


8 Aug 2010 6:39pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I've only just seen this. It's great!

8 Aug 2010 8:23pm

cristina from Barcelona (Catalunya), Spain

un tratamiento espectacular! da miedo!
jeje salut

9 Aug 2010 10:21pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Great ! It is a real monster ! I like your superb processing.

10 Aug 2010 11:25am

shoti from somewhere in, China

what a cool looking bike!

12 Aug 2010 3:46am

Nicole from Aix en Provence, France

wow i'm quite scared !

12 Aug 2010 6:46pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Seems to be more than 2 wheels on this monster bike...great shot and treatment Curly

21 Aug 2010 4:27am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

wow! cool shot!

27 Aug 2010 7:05pm

1/1000 second
ISO 200
105 mm (35mm equiv.)