June 21, 2010

Surfer, Hawaii

Photograph by Ron Dahlquist, My Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel

Garrett McNamara in a huge barrel at Peahi or "Jaws," north shore of Maui, Hawaii

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)

Photo Tip: Try POV (point of view) shots, shooting from unusual angles or from the viewpoint of the participant you are photographing. POV angles are effective in bringing the viewer into the action of the scene.

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