Over your shoulder shots..... what ya got?

Discussion in 'Photos' started by Unstable Rider, Mar 11, 2013.

  1. Unstable Rider

    Unstable Rider Moto Fartografist

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2010
    Oddometer:
    3,850
    Location:
    Twin Cities, Minnesota USA
    We have all done it, or attempted it. You are riding along and one of your chums is behind you. You pop away like a mad man over your shoulder with your point and shoot. Sometimes it works, most of the time, not so well.

    How are you guys at these? :deal Lets see!

    This was coming back from a ride to southern, Minnesota in 2010, we were going through a historic block of Red Wing, Minn., a nice town along the river. Stopped safely at a traffic light of course. Original image from a cheap Canon point and shoot. My riding buddy "Herm" rolling up behind me.

    [​IMG]
    #1
    aftCG and ErikMotoMan like this.
  2. WayneJ

    WayneJ What?

    Joined:
    Sep 30, 2010
    Oddometer:
    7,953
    Location:
    Down On The Farm
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    #2
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  3. casey sohc

    casey sohc Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2007
    Oddometer:
    553
    Location:
    fall river,nova scotia,Canada
    my brother on his 620 ducati came up from westminster MD. for thunder in the highlands "cabot trail" last summer...great trip.
    [​IMG] [​IMG]
    not over the shoulder...but the rest are!
    [​IMG]][​IMG]

    [​IMG][​IMG]

    and if you look close wally is giving the two thumbs up! our pal darrel thought we were both "f"n nuts ...good times!
    #3
  4. casey sohc

    casey sohc Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2007
    Oddometer:
    553
    Location:
    fall river,nova scotia,Canada
    this is the two thumbs up one!
    [​IMG]
    #4
  5. e moneybags

    e moneybags Adventurer

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2012
    Oddometer:
    78
    Location:
    Chesterfield VA
    mr nikon caught me sneaking up behind him as we were making our way through vt to his place in nh.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    #5
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  6. 8trackmind

    8trackmind Chainsaw Monkey Juggler

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2007
    Oddometer:
    494
    Location:
    Memphis in the Meantime
    Everybody posts the good ones...but this is what we usually see before we delete half the memory card... :lol3

    Under arm..
    [​IMG]

    Doh!
    [​IMG]

    Dammit!
    [​IMG]

    Yay! ...No wait. Arg!
    [​IMG]

    Ah, Crap...
    [​IMG]

    Oops...
    [​IMG]

    Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?
    [​IMG]
    #6
    Unstable Rider and Hacksaw650 like this.
  7. istephens

    istephens FJR Pilot

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2010
    Oddometer:
    152
    Location:
    Cochrane, Alberta
    I ride with my wife most of the time, and so pretty much all of my over the shoulder shots are of her on her 09 Black VStrom 1000 ...

    Somewhere north of Hinton on Highway 40 in Alberta, you can just make out the shoulder of my 'Stich in the bottom right corner of the pic - Aug 17, 2012
    [​IMG]

    On Highway 40 again, heading south out of Grande Prairie, AB - Aug 20, 2012
    [​IMG]

    Heading east out of Radium Hot Springs, BC - Aug 27, 2012
    [​IMG]

    Here's an older one from Sep 2011 in Kananaskis Prov Park north of the Highwood Pass with a friend of mine on his GSX500 and my wife on her VStrom behind him.
    [​IMG]

    I use a Sony DSC110 handheld on a lanyard clipped to my tankbag. That way if I have to drop it, it won't go far!

    Ian
    #7
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  8. WayneJ

    WayneJ What?

    Joined:
    Sep 30, 2010
    Oddometer:
    7,953
    Location:
    Down On The Farm
    This was an unintentional pic.
    [​IMG]

    The intentional ones. :D
    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    #8
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  9. Unstable Rider

    Unstable Rider Moto Fartografist

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2010
    Oddometer:
    3,850
    Location:
    Twin Cities, Minnesota USA
    That first one ya got there Wayne is quite artsy, I like it.

    You could get thousands for that in a gallery. :evil


    [​IMG]

    The rest good as well, looks like some fun times. The group ride shots are great.
    #9
  10. 8trackmind

    8trackmind Chainsaw Monkey Juggler

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2007
    Oddometer:
    494
    Location:
    Memphis in the Meantime
    All this time I thought I invented the bungled moto-photo...you guys are giving me hope for the future. :lol3
    #10
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  11. 8trackmind

    8trackmind Chainsaw Monkey Juggler

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2007
    Oddometer:
    494
    Location:
    Memphis in the Meantime
    [​IMG]

    Ok, you shamed me into it. Here I am...but in a soft 70's style porn focus. :lol3
    [​IMG]
    #11
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  12. Unstable Rider

    Unstable Rider Moto Fartografist

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2010
    Oddometer:
    3,850
    Location:
    Twin Cities, Minnesota USA
    :D All good 8 track... all good.
    #12
  13. GSPeP

    GSPeP Long timer

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2002
    Oddometer:
    2,859
    Location:
    near Antwerp, Belgium
    A short ride with friends in 2008

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    #13
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  14. WayneJ

    WayneJ What?

    Joined:
    Sep 30, 2010
    Oddometer:
    7,953
    Location:
    Down On The Farm
    I've got a few more.
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    :freaky
    #14
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  15. datsclark

    datsclark n00b

    Joined:
    May 9, 2011
    Oddometer:
    9
    Oh yea, i do this all the time. About 1 in 10 shots are remotely usable.

    Somewhere on Highway one:
    [​IMG]

    Somewhere near LA:
    [​IMG]

    Highway 36:
    [​IMG]

    Somewhere in BC:
    [​IMG]
    #15
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  16. Unstable Rider

    Unstable Rider Moto Fartografist

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2010
    Oddometer:
    3,850
    Location:
    Twin Cities, Minnesota USA
    Great job you guys! :clap
    #16
  17. roamtheglobe

    roamtheglobe Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2008
    Oddometer:
    128
    Location:
    SF Bay Area
    [​IMG]
    #17
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  18. roamtheglobe

    roamtheglobe Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2008
    Oddometer:
    128
    Location:
    SF Bay Area
    [​IMG]
    #18
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  19. roamtheglobe

    roamtheglobe Been here awhile

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2008
    Oddometer:
    128
    Location:
    SF Bay Area
    [​IMG]
    #19
    Unstable Rider likes this.
  20. Prime Mover

    Prime Mover Anything Can Happen

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2011
    Oddometer:
    2,537
    Location:
    NorEast Ohio
    [​IMG]
    #20