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Old 02-10-2012, 05:07 PM   #1
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This photo won the 2nd prize, category sports single, at this year World Press Photo Award.

Its a game between Old Belvedere and Blackrock, Irish rugby league. I wont go in pub fight with these guys, especially their nate Robinson there.

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cool photo, would love to see the other sports winners from past years
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the photos from the Dallas/Rams game look so cool because of the way the sun light came in the stadium


some of the pics from that game alosmt look photoshopped





http://cbsdallas.files.wordpress.com...pg?w=420&h=280





http://s3.amazonaws.com/data.tumblr....Y%2FXWvGVGc%3D



I remember seeing the pics after that game and thinking DAMN THAT LOOKS EPIC!!!

the lighting just made for some great photos
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You can go on their site and look at archive somewhere. they have all winners.

http://www.worldpressphoto.org/
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Old 02-11-2012, 10:54 AM   #5
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Here are some winners from the past 5 years. There are mor than one sport category (single, series, event); I just picked some of them.

2007


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That last picture . That is a horrible 'sport,' so I don't have too much sympathy for the dude. Hopefully he wasn't killed though.
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This photo won the 2nd prize, category sports single, at this year World Press Photo Award.

Its a game between Old Belvedere and Blackrock, Irish rugby league. I wont go in pub fight with these guys, especially their nate Robinson there.


funny thing is, the guys in this photo come from some of the most affluent families in ireland.
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That last picture . That is a horrible 'sport,' so I don't have too much sympathy for the dude. Hopefully he wasn't killed though.
No he wasn't. I think he returned couple of months later.
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Is that real or photoshopped - I gots to know!

If its real, how come I've never seen this before?
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No he wasn't. I think he returned couple of months later.
Returned to humiliating half-dead bulls that, without hours of torture, would do that to him every time? What a guy.

Hopefully the next bull does the job permanently. Cowards in that sport.
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Is that real or photoshopped - I gots to know!

If its real, how come I've never seen this before?

It is real. As I have said, it won the World press photo of the year. they wont give it to a photoshopped photo.

Here is another photo of the accident.

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