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Baseball! Part 2

Posted by
Celialee (Kyoto, Japan) on 18 May 2007 in Sport & Recreation.

All the Hanshin Tigers fans. Poor Rakuten - since they were a visiting team, their supporters were few.

Koshien stadium, Japan.

OLYMPUS C745UZ 1/650 second F/4.5 ISO 64 7 mm

Rahul from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Good one Celia. :) The stadium was jam packed. :) Just saw ur footprints on my page, looks like we are instant agian. But i havent seen you email yet, so could not add you hehehe...

18 May 2007 5:50am

@Rahul: It was full with the Hanshin Tigers' fans! I emailed you - I hope you got my email!

Simon from Melbourne, Australia

Great photos. Japanese sports fans are crazy!!. I went to an Urawa Reds match at Saitama stadium last year, it was an amazing atmosphere.

18 May 2007 5:58am

@Simon: Isn't it? I had one of my best times there! The atmosphere was just fantastic! And I am not even a baseball fan!

Anup from Bangalore, India

Wow!!!! What an atmosphere. And you have captured it perfectly

18 May 2007 11:55am

@Anup: Thanks Anup!!

Craiger from Vacaville, California, United States

Nice catch! What are those things they are holding up?

18 May 2007 1:02pm

@Craiger: It is a replica of the baseball bats made out of plastic. They bang them together whenever they want to cheer their team!

Laurie from Lincoln, United States

Wow that Stadium is full! You really captured the mood, the celebration, the exuberence. Nice job!

18 May 2007 2:45pm

@Laurie: Thanks laurie!! The stadium was jam packed! It was the homeground for the Hanshin Tigers.

Kairospix from Singapore

ah very nice capture of a very typical Japanese pass-time - baseball! :)
are you a HanshinTiger fan? :)

18 May 2007 5:13pm

@Kairospix: Not me but my friend is a BIG fan. He brought us there :)

Jen from Jessup, United States

Looks like fun!!

18 May 2007 5:49pm

@Jen: It was!!!! :)

Daniel A. Norman from Brooklyn, United States

Nice shot

18 May 2007 7:07pm

@Daniel A. Norman: Thanks!

fabrizio from Giubiasco, Switzerland

Wonderfully creative sport shot!

18 May 2007 7:55pm

@fabrizio: Thank you!

Reza from Montreal, Canada

wow ! nice stadium shot.

19 May 2007 2:26am

@Reza: Thanks!!

Sash from Adelaide, Australia

Sensational capture of the colour(s).

22 May 2007 9:14pm

OLYMPUS C745UZ
1/650 second
F/4.5
ISO 64
7 mm

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