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Thursday, June 2

June 2nd 2005

Campbell Parade, North Bondi, Thusday 17.10 June 2nd 2005

Late in the afternoon the sky over Bondi had a fabulous orange colour. The building on the left is a famous landmark in the area. It's the home of the Bondi Surf Life Saving Club. It's members are the lifeguards that patrol one of Sydney's most dangerous and famous beaches. Strong rip currents frequently sweep swimmers (mostly tourists) out to sea. Despite many signs warning of the danger, people still swim outside the safety flags.

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Canon 1D Mk II. EF 70-200 f/2.8L USM @200mm. 1/200s f/20. Shutter priority. ISO 400.