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Under the George Washington Bridge. On my last day in New York, the kids and I rode our bikes to the GW Bridge. It was my last outdoor bike ride for now. As part of our ongoing silliness project, the kids ‘jumped’ in front of the Little Red Lighthouse. It took a few tries to get this one. I had a Canon G11 with the usual fractional timed shutter delay. You’d be surprised but a jump doesn’t last but a moment and to get both kids in the air was more challenging than I expected. Anyway, I got the shot. Since then I have gone to the other side of the globe and Julia will land in Africa in a couple hours. This is a memorable moment on many planes.

5 responses

  1. nansta11

    Great jump!

    June 15, 2012 at 10:24 am

  2. Wonderful capture.

    June 15, 2012 at 10:57 am

  3. Perfect . . . down to the expressions and holding onto the bar. Will you be sending us shots of your trip as you go? Stay safe, good snapping.
    Couldn’t help but think of this oldie, but goodie when I saw your caption –

    June 15, 2012 at 12:01 pm

    • Wedding song

      June 15, 2012 at 2:27 pm

      • I never would have guessed it . . . 🙂

        June 15, 2012 at 3:13 pm

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