Challenge of Challenges 2010

Challenge #2 in the dpreview.com series.
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Welcome to the 2010 'Challenge of Challenges.' This is our second annual 'Picture of the Year' competition, contested by some of the leading challenge-winning images from the past twelve months. With over 1200 challenges completed this year, we were unable to include every winning entry so instead are asking you to vote on the 100 most voted-for challenge-winners of 2010.
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Shot the glass with a hi-velocity pellet rifle, catching the moment of impact. Used three off-camera speedlights tethered together and placed in a plastic enclosure for protection from the mess. Shot in the dark with white foam core as a backdrop. Flashes set to low power to obtain shortest possible flash duration.
This entry was originally submitted to the Masterclass: Strobist (or: flash photography) challenge.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 8th June, 2010 23:17 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 22nd March, 2008
Focal length: 200 mm
Shutter speed: 4/5 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 100
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