Bikes. Roads. Nature: Breathtaking photos of cycling
The photographer Sebastian Hofer / click.inspired explores an intimate dialogue between people, bikes and roads with his pictures. The snapshots in this collection are embedded in a powerful natural setting which simply puts everything into perspective. It’s not just passionate cyclists who lose themselves in these moments in front of the lens. Bike Citizens presents ten of its most breathtaking cycling photos.
“Ride as much or as little, as far or as little as you want. The main thing is that you’re riding.” sports cycling legend Eddy Merckx is believed to have said. This quote is the guiding principle behind the photos selected by Sebastian Hofer / click.inspired.
The photographer explores an intimate dialogue between people, bikes and roads with his pictures. Each individual story is embedded amidst a powerful natural setting. And nature simply puts everything into perspective – non-compromising, wordless and tremendously powerful.
It’s not just passionate cyclists who lose themselves in these moments in front of the lens. All in all, it doesn’t matter how far we cycle. Or how fast. Whether you’re right at the front. Or in the middle. We’re cycling. You’re cycling!
About the photographer
Sebastian Hofer is an engineer and photographer. At the crossroads of this double life, it all became about cycling for him and click.inspired. He has already developed bikes, photographed them and their riders and works passionately towards a brighter future in which bikes will become the focus of mobility. He lives in Hamburg and often yearns for the mountains, only to find himself then missing the vastness of the sea.
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Sebastian Hofer is also the talent behind the expressive pictures for the Bike Citizens interview with the very first women’s team to complete The Transcontinental Race, an ultra-distance cycling race. Goose bumps!