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Incredible pictures capture daredevil athletes taking on the world’s greatest challenges in extreme sports


IT’S down to the highwire for the finalists in a contest to select the world’s best action photographers.

Among the snaps is daredevil Yvan Pinard tackling a 580m line between peaks in the French Alps.

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Daredevil Yvan Pinard tackled a 580m line between peaks in the French Alps[/caption]

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Up for the win is this shot of surfer Koa Rothman in Hawaii[/caption]

Photographer Anthony Chenot, 30, said: “The camera never leaves my hand.”

Others in the Red Bull Illume contest include a pic of Anne Eaton skateboarding in a pool in Germany and surfer Koa Rothman in Hawaii.

The winner will be announced next month.


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Anne Eaton skateboards in a pool in Germany[/caption]

Jordan Manoukian /Red Bull Illume / Animal News Agency

The Red Bull Illume contest is looking to find the best daredevil photography[/caption]

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This is one of the finalists in a contest to select the world’s best action photographers[/caption]

Tristan Shu / Red Bull Illume / Animal News Agency

The winner will be announced next month[/caption]

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