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World Swimming Sports

Photographer

Quinn Rooney

Getty Images

29 April, 2013

Participants compete at the World Aquatics Championships, in Barcelona, Spain, and the Australian Swimming Championships, in Adelaide, Australia.

About

Quinn Rooney

Quinn Rooney is an Australia-based staff photographer with Getty Images. He graduated from Melbourne School of Art and Photography in 1996 and started his career as a contributor...

Background story

Australian Ray Eliason competes in the men’s 100-meter breaststroke multi-class on 29 April, day four of the Australian Swimming Championships, at the South Australia Aquatic and Leisure Centre. The championships doubled as trials for the World Aquatics Championships. Eliason came third in the finals.

Technical information

Shutter Speed
1/1024
Focal length
123.0 mm
F-Stop
3.5
ISO
2000
Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

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