Boat race + Oxford, from a Life magazine photo essay by Mark Kauffman from 1958 on the pleasures of life at Oxford, where “young Britons follow ancient ways of study and enjoyment” in ivy-covered buildings, on bucolic lawns and rambling rivers.
After recent snow, we couldn't be more excited for March mornings on Lake Mendota. This photo, taken by Wisconsin Women's Lightweight Rowing coach Heidi Hunsberger, is row2k's reigning photo of the year. UW Madison
Women’s eight scores another Olympic silver for Canada
312b The picture is focusing on the entire rowing team instead of zooming in on the one celebrating. It shows them in a positive light because they are all celebrating and waving. The photographer tried to include as little of the empty stands as possible to make it look like a more popular sport. Also, the uniforms can be seen clearly to emphasize that they are German.