Peter Slote, Aikido

Aikido 2nd degree black belt (Nidan) test
at the Aikido Institute, Oakland, California, on 13 March 1988.

Peter Slote
(falls by John Clarke)

Panel (left to right):
Frank Doran, Hoa Newens, Kim Peuser, Kayla Feder, Tom Gambell

Peter Slote is currently a 4th degree black belt in aikido.

Slote1Slote2Slote3Slote4Technical details of original photographs:
Minolta XE7 (35mm SLR camera) with 50mm f1.7 lens
ASA 400 Kodak color print film
45 degree (up) bounce flash, synched at 1/90 second
Minolta 128 Flash in auto mode, for 50 foot distance
aperture set between f2.8 and f4
action (depth of field) at 25 feet, (+5, -10)
exposures from flash and existing light are comparable in each frame
handheld

See Peter in action as uke for Hoa Newens or Kim Peuser in many of these 1989 videos:

Hoa Newens, Aikido 1 to Aikido 8:
http://youtu.be/qxVLTfkGMLM
http://youtu.be/D3wgu08aggE
http://youtu.be/oJb6PZ_bKNE
http://youtu.be/AEuPYrCvNTo
http://youtu.be/jfLBShFOI9w
http://youtu.be/Szhmd7fHMtI
http://youtu.be/r7Yn6-oWHXM
http://youtu.be/yjwBlX6fSNA

Kim Peuser, Aikido 9
http://youtu.be/CZOqeXkNYCw

Hoa Newens, Aikido 10 to Aikido 12
http://youtu.be/9Vh83maR0oc
http://youtu.be/mPNz7bA8eFw
http://youtu.be/0NYwc6iAojU

Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Hall, Aikido

Aikido 2nd degree black belt (Nidan) test
at the Aikido Institute, Oakland, California, on 13 March 1988.

Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Hall
(falls by Kayla Feder)

Panel (left to right):
Frank Doran, Hoa Newens, Kim Peuser, Kayla Feder, Tom Gambell

Seen in doorway with video camera:
Mark Miller, and Trung Dinh (behind).

Seen in randori:
Cyndy Hayashi (left), Deborah Maizels (airborne), unknown (behind Beth)

Beth Hall is currently a 4th degree black belt in aikido.

Beth1

Beth2Beth3Beth4Beth5Beth6Beth7Beth8Beth9Beth10Beth11Beth12
Technical details of original photographs:
Minolta XE7 (35mm SLR camera) with 50 mm f1.7 lens
ASA 400 Kodak color print film
45 degree (up) bounce flash, synched at 1/90 second
Minolta 128 Flash in auto mode, for 50 foot distance
aperture set between f2.8 and f4
action (depth of field) at 25 feet, (+5, -10)
exposures from flash and existing light are comparable in each frame
handheld

See Beth in action as uke for Hoa Newens or Kim Peuser in many of these 1989 videos:

Hoa Newens, Aikido 1 to Aikido 8:
http://youtu.be/qxVLTfkGMLM
http://youtu.be/D3wgu08aggE
http://youtu.be/oJb6PZ_bKNE
http://youtu.be/AEuPYrCvNTo
http://youtu.be/jfLBShFOI9w
http://youtu.be/Szhmd7fHMtI
http://youtu.be/r7Yn6-oWHXM
http://youtu.be/yjwBlX6fSNA

Kim Peuser, Aikido 9
http://youtu.be/CZOqeXkNYCw

Hoa Newens, Aikido 10 to Aikido 12
http://youtu.be/9Vh83maR0oc
http://youtu.be/mPNz7bA8eFw
http://youtu.be/0NYwc6iAojU