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At home with Ryan Nyquist

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Selfie time

Photograph By Aaron Nardi

"Nyquist is so good that while I was shooting this selfie [not seeing what he was doing] he said, 'Now,' when he wanted me to shoot the photo. He actually had perfect timing, compensating for the latency between him saying it, me hearing it and my finger pushing the button to capture the one-handed x-up fully clicked. We actually only had to try this twice and even the first one was perfect timing, but I needed to adjust the framing a little. It's not that easy when you aren't looking through the viewfinder," Nardi said.