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Jackson goes by in a blur.

THIS is one of South Wales' greatest Olympians as you've never seen him before.

Photographer Ian Rankin has captured 110m hurdler Colin Jackson in a blur of speed using freeze-frame technology for a new exhibition.

The image of the Olympic silver medal winner and former world record holder will go on display at the Inspired by Sport exhibition that runs from May 2 to 13 at the Museum of London.

The show features photographs of Olympic and Paralympic athletes taken by world-famous photographer Rankin, alongside images of children who have been helped by the Olympics legacy programme International Inspiration.

Each photograph demonstrates how International Inspiration is helping address issues including gender equality, gang violence, lack of educational opportunities and HIV/AIDS education.


* Ian Rankin's picture of Colin Jackson, which forms part of the Inspired by Sport exhibition at the Museum of London
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Publication:South Wales Echo (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:May 1, 2012
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