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New Zealand Photos: State of Adrenaline

Bungee jump off a bridge. Fly a helicopter toward a sheer mountain wall. Paddle frothing white water. Tim Cahill explores New Zealand's South Island, the undisputed home to all activities energized.
Photograph by Peter McBride

Photo: Bungee jumper


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I love the timing and silhouette of this shot. Most people timidly jump off the bungee cord, flailing a bit. But this young British lad fearlessly ran at full speed and dove straight out as if he could fly. It was wonderful to watch.
Contributing Photographer Peter McBride


Get Technical
Camera: Nikon D2x
Lens: Nikon 17-55mm
Shutter Speed and Aperture: 1/250 @ f/5.6 at 400 iso.  


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