This year saw the 160th Henley Royal Regatta and I was asked by the Leander Club who hosts the race, to photograph the event on the opening day. 170 is the other number that sticks in my mind today – the number of steps up the 16th Century bell tower at St. Mary’s Church over the river. I climbed the bell tower to get a panoramic view of the club and the the river. The image below is stitched together from five separate images.
Here’s a few images that caught my eye during editing. Definitely some cool photo opportunities here today. I have dozens of pictures of boats and rowers but it was nice to shoot the people attending and working at the regatta as well. A few of my favourites: