Interesting Photo of the Day: A Tiny Tidal Wave

Some photographers risk their lives for a shot. Jack Cohen risked his camera. Holding it out sans waterproof housing toward an approaching wave (dangerous move, Jack!), the American photographer managed to walk away with a miraculously dry camera and this fun play on perspective:


The photographer says he “risked [his] camera for this shot.” (Via Imgur. Click for larger image.)

Cohen came out lucky this time by sparing his Nikon D300s, with speedy hands pulling the camera away from the approaching water just before his 1/2500 exposure went off. The result is a tsuna-mini that Cohen freely admits draws huge inspiration from big-wave photographers like Clark Little and Shane Grace.

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