Photography by James Crissman

Posts tagged “Mountain State Fair

Panorama Man Cannon: Revamped

I worked a little to make this picture better. You can see the original below.


– James

Panorama Man Cannon Revamped

Mountain State Fair

Here are the other pictures from the fair. Refer to the below article for the full story and the picture I spent all of my time on.

And, yes, that is me on the mechanical bull. I went for the money ride where if I could stay on for 8 seconds I would win $200 and lots of manly points. However, I only received a cut lip, headache, and lots of jokes. I’m proud for the 6 seconds I did stay on though!

Panorama Man Cannon

Last weekend, with my sister and a few friends, I went to the Mountain State Fair in Asheville NC. We’ve gone when ever we get the chance since we lived in Asheville. This year it was gloomy and rainy, but fun anyway and lots of people still came.

So there was a stunt man who was preforming the great feat of becoming a human cannon ball! After an heart quickening speech, dramatic poses and music, and a countdown he was launched into the air!

I snapped many consecutive pictures which I compiled into one picture. This took me 50 different pictures and around four hours to complete. It was worth it…..

Panorama Man Cannon