Clearly you and the S90 have got a good thing going - and wonderful colors, too.
Love the muted colours and the framing. I wouldn't like to be riding the bike uphill though.
You're right. It was at 800 and he was lost in the shadows. I brought him out to the extent I could. I just 'de-noised' him a bit, using Topaz De Noise, which I didn't have when I initially worked on that. I replaced the image with a less noisy one. Still not perfect, but a good deal better.that guy has got serious "noise" in his middle regions - ISO800 and above I reckon