Hardest shot I ever took

Challenge #61 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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Ever had one of those shots that just took forever to get it right? No editing...just the perfected shot, and maybe a description of what made it hard.
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Beach from the sky
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No hills, no helicopter, no paraglider, nothing like that: just a camera alone, hanging on a kite...
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Submitted: Wednesday, 23rd March, 2011 20:52 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 21st July, 2002
Focal length: 7.5 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1800 sec
Aperture: F5.3
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Notes: Poor man's version of "Kite Aerial Photography": hang your camera on the kite, set it to take a picture every 30", and hope for the best...!
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