Thursday, January 27, 2011

Lance Armstrong and Queensland Ride Relief - Floods Fund Raiser, Part 2

Main Link: My Smugmug Photo Gallery on Queensland Ride Relief flood-fundraising cycle event with Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis

EDIT: New second gallery of extra pics - Queensland Ride Relief
Continuing from my previous post, here are some sample pics from Queensland Ride Relief on Monday 24 January 2011 in Brisbane, Australia:

Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Olympic Cycling Gold Medallist Sara Carrigan:
Olympic Gold Medalist Sara Carrigan - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

L-R: Queensland Premier Anna Bligh, Robbie McEwen, Queensland Minister for Transport Rachel Nolan:
L-R: Queensland Premier Anna Bligh, Robbie McEwen, Rachel Nolan - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Lance Armstrong, with Queensland Premier Anna Bligh to his left:
10x8 - Lance Armstrong, and on his left, Queensland Premier Anna Bligh - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Anna Bligh gets things started:
Queensland Premier Anna Bligh leads-off the ride - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Some Alternate Processing: "Hard Depth":
The Start! - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com. Alternate Processing: Hard Depth.

Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Rocket Ship!
The Start! - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Allan Davis, Robbie McEwen & Lance Armstrong (2nd row) lead the group back to the finish:
The front of the group, led by Robbie McEwen, Allan Davis & Lance Armstrong, approaches the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Alt Processing: Kelco Polar Cream:
Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com. Alt Processing - kelco polar cream.

My favourite pic from the day:
Thanks for the wonderful smile! - Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Go the big smile!
Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Alt Processing - "Creative - Aged Photo":
Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com. Creative - Aged Photo.

Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Sending a kiss:
Approaching the finish - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Departing after a significant event:
Heading out after a very significant event - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

To finish, two more samples of Alternate Processing (Cross Processing) done in Adobe Lightroom:
"PH Soft & Dreamy":
Heading out after a very significant event - Queensland Ride Relief, led by Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Monday 24 January 2011. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com. Alt Processing - PH Soft & Dreamy

"PH Surreal Moment"


Main Gallery Link: My Smugmug Photo Gallery on Queensland Ride Relief flood-fundraising cycle event with Lance Armstrong, Robbie McEwen & Allan Davis

Television News Report from ABC 1's Mark Curnow and Mark Hides:


EDIT: New second gallery of extra pics - Queensland Ride Relief
Thanks for looking!

Des