Manchester United vs Juventus (Gary Neville's Testimonial), K5 + many pics warning!

Discussion in 'Pentax DSLR Forum' started by vincechu, Jul 13, 2011.

  1. vincechu

    vincechu SC Veteran

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    Sep 14, 2010
    Hi everyone, sorry this is looooooong over due - as are a few hundred more photo uploads and edits.

    But I've had a busy few months with assignments, exams, graduation and celebrations... and now job hunting!

    So anyway on the 24.05.11, it was Gary Neville's Testimonial match - aka Manchester United vs Juventus. As well as it being Gary Neville's final match playing for Manchester United, it was also special because it featured a lot of the class of '92 - a famous team who passed through Manchester United's youth ranks and went on to win numerous trophies. In particularly the match featured: Giggs, Scholes, Beckham (who traveled all the way from America!), Butt, Gary and Phil Neville.

    Normally I talk alot about the kit I use, but this time I just want to share the photos ;-) - Enjoy!

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    On the way to Old Trafford by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    IMGP2605 by VinceChu89, on Flickr

    Me (second left) and my friends - with the match programme at half time.

    CHECK OUT THE GUY WITH THE WHITE AND RED SCARF IN THE BACKGROUND - his expression creeps me out somehow!

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    IMGP2611 by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Man Utd Supporting Couple by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    The Theatre of Dreams Before the Evening Commences by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Gary Neville Presentation 2/2 by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    A Photo of a Photo Being Taken #1/2 by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    The Manchester United Starting XI by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Del Piero Takes a Shot on Goal by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Two Veterans, Beckham and Del Piero, Sharing a Moment by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Offside? Who? Me!? by VinceChu89, on Flickr
    The usual player vs referee decision arguments ;-)

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    Manchester United Scores! by VinceChu89, on Flickr
    This was a lucky photo, the fan jumped up and framed the shot for me when Manchester United scored... unforturnately his right arm is blocking the ball in the back of the net!

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    Owen just glances over the post... by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Beckham Bending Over! by VinceChu89, on Flickr
    How many of you can say you've photographed Beckham's bum!? I CAN :D

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    Beckham Lines Up a Corner by VinceChu89, on Flickr
    Check out all the eyes and cameras on him!

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    Beckham Takes a Corner by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Juventus on the Attack by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Beckham's Trade Mark Pose (Beckham's Free Kick #3/4) by VinceChu89, on Flickr
    Beckham's trade mark kicking pose, with his outstretched arm.

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    Beckham's Free Kick #4/4 by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Juventus Score their Second Goal 1/2 by VinceChu89, on Flickr
    The ball went in, off the post. This photo shows the ball stuck to the post on it's way in... its too bad I lifted my finger off the shutter because I was disappointed with the goal, and didn't get the ball resting in the back of the net.

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    It's A Pitch Invasion! by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Give us a hug! or Come to Daddy? or Come to Becks? by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Handshakes and Goodbyes by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Clearing out... (Original) by VinceChu89, on Flickr

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    Old Trafford 2 by VinceChu89, on Flickr
     
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  2. Bugleone

    Bugleone SC Regular

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    Jun 1, 2011
    England
    You have confirmed my personal opinion of UK football,...which is why I NEVER waste my time on it!

    You should have stayed at home and shot photos of you interesting friends because they shine out of these pix and you would have probably got some excellent portraits,.....the girl is pretty and the lad in the blue shirt just radiates character!
     
  3. olli

    olli Super Moderator Emeritus

    Sep 28, 2010
    Metro Manila
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    Nice shots Vince. How about adding one of these to the 1-2011 thread for 19?:smile:
     
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  4. vincechu

    vincechu SC Veteran

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    Sep 14, 2010
    Bugleone - I'll try and upload my portraits of my friends later - do have some interesting portraits indeed, however I'll need to ask their permission first.

    Olli Thanks , I'll give it a shot :) Edit: had to think twice about why for number 19 :D haha
     
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  5. Not into soccer myself, but some great shot of the action.
     
  6. Armanius

    Armanius Bring Jack back!

    Jan 11, 2011
    Houston, Texas
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    Great set Vince!! Nice and colorful. Was that Rooney on the offsides photo?
     
  7. vincechu

    vincechu SC Veteran

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    Sep 14, 2010
    Thanks guys :D

    Armando - it is Rooney :)

    PS The teams in America doing a tour atm, if anyones interested ;-)
     
  8. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
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    Good for you for bringing your camera along. I like that group shot of your friends very much.:thumbup:
     
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