In between races, we took some time to browse our hard drives and look at photos taken throughout the year. We'll highlight each shot in a daily post, with the image sized to fit your computer screen or smartphone and described with a small backstory...
In the age of backflips, double backflips, and, hell, even triple backflips, we often forget about the classics of freestyle motocross that were once standard in a rider’s arsenal of tricks. And while I am most definitely a lover of innovation, I still have plenty of appreciation for the time-honored oldies, and this standard indian air executed by Blake “Bilko” Williams at Fitzland is a perfect example of conventional tricks looking, well, pretty f--king dope. Long live the classics.
Photographer | Chris Kimball
Camera | Canon 5D Mark III
Lens | Canon 300mm f/2.8L IS USM
Shutter Speed | 1/2000
Aperture | f/4.0
ISO | 400