2nd Prize Sports - Sports Action Stories - Sergei Ilnitsky/Russia/European Pressphoto Agency - The Golden Touch, Fencing at the Olympics, July 31, 2012, London, UK. Alaaeldin Abouelkassem of Egypt in action against Peter Joppich of Germany during their Men's Foil Individual Round 16 match. Years of training, thousands of battles, and hundreds of victories prepared fencing competitors for the opportunity to stand on the piste at the 2012 London Olympic Games to fight for gold.#
Best Of London: Day 9 - Slideshows | James-Andrew Davis of Great Britain celebrates beating Alaaeldin Abouelkassem of Egypt during the Men's Foil Team Fencing on Day 9. (Photo: Hannah Johnston / Getty Images) NBC Olympics
I love the way the shadows from both fencers looks so neat on the walls, theres a sense of duality considering they wear white uniforms while their shadows fight behind them. Grateful movement but with a fierce spirit in it.