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Leading ladies

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Great North Run 2008, South Shields

Great North Run 2008 – #2

Here are the first three ladies to cross the finish line at South Shields after completing the 13.5 mile half marathon from Newcastle.

Britain’s Jo Pavey on the right congratulates the winner Gete Wami, who completed the course in 1 hour 8 minutes.

Fussy background  desaturated and manipulated with masks, gradients, and blurs in Photoshop.

Camera details: Pentax K100D, 450mm lens, 1/450 second, f8, iso 200


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Written by curly

October 7, 2008 at 12:01 am

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  1. Great pic of a couple of great competitors. The Great Northern is a famous race around the world for fans of distance running. Jo Pavey is an amazing runner!


    October 7, 2008 at 2:22 am

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