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Great photos of skaters

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by victoriaheidi, Jan 8, 2012.

  1. victoriaheidi

    victoriaheidi New Member

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    I'm working on my collage covers for my notebooks (spiral notebooks, that is) for this semester, and I'm trying to find really great photos of skaters (while skating, that is). If you have any favorite photos, would you mind sharing the links so I can print them and glue them to the notebook? I'd appreciate the help and outside inspiration. Thank you!
     
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    falling_dance Coaching Patrick

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  4. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa discriminating and persnickety ballet aficionado

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    ^^^Nice ones!
     
  5. l'etoile

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    From Yuna's Oly performances, her expressions are priceless;)
    http://i.imgur.com/zPJ9s.jpg
    http://i.imgur.com/zuZ6p.jpg
    http://i.imgur.com/JY9Tf.jpg
    http://i.imgur.com/tzA1h.jpg I love this, the photographer capture THE momentum!
    http://i.imgur.com/QchbS.jpg Pure joy of skating itself.

    Inabauer of hers http://i.imgur.com/7pCc3.jpg

    http://i.imgur.com/exWXl.jpg IE spread eagle with "edges"

    http://i.imgur.com/x8EQq.jpg
    http://i.imgur.com/Nd2xD.jpg
    Although she's been criticized for her not-so-perfect leg extensions, what she brings on the ice with each and every element is very worthy of the best.

    S/S from Olympics
    S/Z pair spiral
    Kwan the Kueen
    Stephan's fierce lunge
     
  6. l'etoile

    l'etoile New Member

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    IceAlisa discriminating and persnickety ballet aficionado

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    I am sorry, I am not sure why. I found it by Googling "Michelle Kwan split falling leaf." It's one of my favorite moves by her.

    Is this her Spartacus dress? :swoon: She was always the best-dressed skater.
     
  8. l'etoile

    l'etoile New Member

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    YEP, and obviously she was, and still ranks the top even amongst current skaters:)
     
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  10. l'etoile

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    Thanks! I got reminiscing of this dramatic program.
    While Michelle's best performances came from other programs, her Scheherazade is one of my all-time favorites.
     
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  12. l'etoile

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    Yagudin and the ice, oh, well :swoon:

    V/M, their fierce OD
    Oh, yeah they were fierce even in their earlier career.

    D/S's MATRIX!
    This takes energy, too :D

    He did Matrix, too:cool:

    When will we be able to see this wicked smile of Sandhu on ice? His edge on ice was CRAZEE!
    Look at his "line"

    Mr. Orser, so handsome and so great.

    From his performance of Tribute to Vaclav Nijinsky, Evgeni Plushenko


    Do you see that in her eyes? It was a different, yet special sentiment since Michelle had been away from skating for 3-4 years.


    Bonus round, FYI, I'm no hater:p
    Brian Joubert, what's he doin'?
    So serious as always:D
    Because he's capable of this, I can't help falling in love with Plushy.
     
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    "Hoo's" pics from Scratchspin.com!

    Tina's pics from her Kurtfiles site!
     
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    :lol: at V&M 'fierce' look when they were young and the cartoon above is too funny.
     
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    double post sorry.
     
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    For Michelle, This one is so iconic. Love this position. Joy, excitement, exhilaration...you can see it all in her face. My all-time favorite magazine cover. This is perfection! She looks so relaxed but she's in mid-air! The position is perfect, the dress is gorgeous, she looks amazing...so beautiful. This editorial pic was my desktop picture for almost a year! Stunning!

    Yuna looks so gorgeous here.

    This is the Mirai I miss so much...the lightness, the happiness...*sigh*

    Mao looks so pretty here. This is an incredible picture too -- lovely position.

    I liked this one of Michelle and Sasha on COI. There was a really pretty one of Sasha in this purple outfit for Seventeen Magazine but I can't find it...
     
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    I think it's the Scheherazade dress in the Figure Skating museum in Colorado Springs--at least, it was when I visited a few years ago. That dress is incredibly TINY and very lovely.
     
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