Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Leading the charge

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

New PortraitPro 12 SALE + 10% OFF code EPZROS814
Add Comment

Another from the Camargue - thanks for looking.
Thanks also for your help on The Charge - some work to be done still I think. Smile
Ann

Camera:Canon EOS 400D
Lens:EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:26 Apr 2014 - 4:57 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.5
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/2000sec
ISO:2000
Exposure Mode:Aperture priority
Metering Mode:Pattern
White Balance:Auto
Title:Leading the charge
Username:AnnChown AnnChown
Uploaded:18 May 2014 - 4:41 PM
Tags:Black & white, Bulls, Camargue, Sports / action
VS Mode Rating 102 (63.64% won)
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to e2

Signup to e2 to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:97

Comments

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 4:43 PM

A superb capture and presentation, Ann. Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 4:52 PM

Brilliant capture Ann..Lin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

fazzer
fazzer e2 Member 533 forum postsfazzer vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 4:59 PM

superb , love the processing, crop and comp but mainly its the eye contact of the bulls and them charging towards you GrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

pascalg
pascalg e2 Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
18 May 2014 - 5:09 PM

superb image !

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4557 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom60 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 5:09 PM

Cracking shot !!.....lots of well caught action, & so crisp !!.Smile

Hope you survived ??

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 5:12 PM

That's great: dark charging masses throwing up so much spray in contrast.
Like it a lot, Ann.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 5:14 PM

Magnificent Ann full of movement and energy very very well captured

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 5:17 PM

stunning capture ann top shot Wink
andy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 5:34 PM

Superb mono Ann...can feel the power of the charging bulls...

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 6:05 PM

Fantastic shot Ann, plenty of drama.

John Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

tonyguitar
18 May 2014 - 6:11 PM

Excellent image Ann. Like a promotion poster for a Hollywood moving picture. TG

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 6:21 PM

Has that "wow " impact Ann, superb. One of the best I've seen.
Ron

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 6:24 PM

I'm glad your were using a long lens, Ann - such a powerful image!Smile

Richard

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 6:30 PM

Lots of action well portrayed here!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

oldgreyheron
oldgreyheron e2 Member 7124 forum postsoldgreyheron vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 6:31 PM

What an amazing image Ann. There is such power and movement here.

Mike

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 7:16 PM

Superb!
Joan.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 7:53 PM

Takes me back there again Ann, but this really has the action
lovely composition and love the mono treatment
Lillian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8755 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1589 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 8:13 PM

For some reason, this is more scarey than the horses....maybe it's the horns.
They stand out from the splashes better than the white horses, too.
Impressive photography, Ann, full of action and interest.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Tynnwrlluniau
Tynnwrlluniau e2 Member 439 forum postsTynnwrlluniau vcard Wales36 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 8:50 PM

Amazing image!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 8:51 PM

Brilliant Ann- great composition - particularly like the front legs of the bulls rising out of the water it really enhances the action.
Brian.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

pinkalots
pinkalots e2 Member 5pinkalots vcard
18 May 2014 - 9:04 PM

wow....

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Skeet1Away
Skeet1Away e2 Member 340 forum postsSkeet1Away vcard Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 9:23 PM

Ann, captured and processed by the touch of a pro..................first class.

Paul.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

cabbie
cabbie e2 Member 7cabbie vcard United Kingdom
18 May 2014 - 10:10 PM

A cracker well captured indeed Ann

Bob

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 10:56 PM

3 of the bulls seem to be looking straight down the lens, at me.
Great action Ann, nice work.

Dougie

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 11:05 PM

Dream image Ann - power charged!
Hard to imagine where you photographers stand when taking these full on images.
Fantastic.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 11:41 PM

A fine action shot Ann !!
Mick.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 1:00 AM

Fabulous image. If only I had 2 UA's. Superb capture Ann.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

whatriveristhis
whatriveristhis e2 Member 163 forum postswhatriveristhis vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 5:23 AM

Terrific piece of work

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 7:12 AM

Super capture AnnSmile

Cliff

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolAnnLauderdale
CarolAnnLauderdale e2 Member CarolAnnLauderdale vcard United Kingdom
19 May 2014 - 11:09 AM

Fantastic capture. Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64362 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 12:14 PM

Fabulous shot.
x

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

PhilSingleton
PhilSingleton e2 Member 2PhilSingleton vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 12:31 PM

Superb action shot Ann - great work.

Phil.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 12:40 PM

Thank you everybody for your lovely comments and awards (PMs sent) and thank you to the team at EPZ for the HC! Much appreciated! Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

kaybee
kaybee  103801 forum posts Scotland24 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 2:21 PM

Different from the horses you usually see.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

MalcolmS
MalcolmS e2 Member 91068 forum postsMalcolmS vcard England13 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 6:54 PM

Great action Ann, the format makes it even more impressive

Malcolm

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JohnoP
JohnoP e2 Member 9JohnoP vcard
19 May 2014 - 9:50 PM

Congrats on all the awards Ann...such drama captured in this wonderful image! Smile John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

derekhansen
derekhansen e2 Member 5184 forum postsderekhansen vcard United Kingdom23 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2014 - 10:32 PM

This is excellent Ann. Very well taken and processed.
Derek

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

peekay2001
20 May 2014 - 9:06 AM

wonderful..

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JawDborn
JawDborn e2 Member 2728 forum postsJawDborn vcard England
21 May 2014 - 12:43 PM

The number of votes says it all!Smile

Jack

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2014 - 5:39 PM

fantastic action capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 9gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2014 - 6:20 PM

Ann,
This is an amazing shot -- perfect timing, comp., light and tonalities.
-\=Walter

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2014 - 10:38 AM

Superb well composed action shot.

Albert

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2014 - 7:14 PM

Superb shot - congratulations on the HC Award SmileSmile
Helen

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 12:42 PM

you are featured e2 piccy at the moment.
SadSadSadSadSadSadSadSadSadSadSad

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2014 - 1:49 PM

A cracking action shot Ann, this herd of bulls look very menacing!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 12:03 PM

Holy cow (no pun intended)...BRILLIANT timing and capture, Ann!! Cooor.

I think I'd prefer it without the darkened sky/vignetting at the top but that's minor. Amazing image and congrats on the well-deserved HC SmileSmile

Andrew

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Sezz
Sezz e2 Member 9617 forum postsSezz vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jun 2014 - 1:19 PM

Your awards are well deserved Ann, superb photography!

Sarah *

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.