The Golden Touch

29 July 2012

Fechten 2012 bei den Olympischen Spielen in London.

Der Freudenschrei des Russen Nikolay Kowalew am 29. Juli nach seinem Sieg über Rares Dumitrescu aus Rumänien nach dem Kampf um die Bronzemedaille beim Einzel im Säbelfechten der Männer.

London, UK

Fencing at the London 2012 Olympics.

Nikolay Kovalev of Russia reacts after his victory over Rares Dumitrescu of Romania, following their men’s sabre individual bronze medal match.

Esgrima en los Juegos Olímpicos de Londres, 2012.

Nikolay Kovalev de Rusia celebra su victoria en sable individual sobre Rares Dumitrescu de Rumanía, con lo que se hizo con la medalla de bronce, el 29 de julio.

Escrime aux Jeux olympiques londoniens 2012.

Réaction du Russe Nikolay Kovalev après sa victoire sur le Roumain Rares Dumitrescu, dans l’épreuve de sabre individuel hommes pour la médaille de bronze, le 29 juillet.

Schermen op de Zomerspelen van Londen 2012.

Nikolay Kovalev uit Rusland ontlaadt zich na zijn overwinning op de Roemeen Rares Dumitrescu in de wedstrijd om de bronzen medaille voor sabel voor mannen, op 29 juli.


London, United Kingdom

Technical information

Shutter speed: 1/1250 sec
ISO: 2000
F-Stop: 4
Focal Length: 400 mm
Camera: Canon EOS-1DX

Sergei Ilnitsky
Sergei Ilnitsky is a staff photographer for European Pressphoto Agency (EPA) in Moscow since 2003. He was born in 1974 in the small town of Mariupol, Ukraine. His passion for photography started as a child. He attended the Academy of Arts and Culture in Siberia while freelancing for newspapers and advertising agencies. Upon graduation, he worked at the regional newspaper Kuznetsky Kray. In 1995, he began as a stringer for EPA assigned to the Siberian region of Russia.
European Pressphoto Agency