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Our son Nathan hitting the ball at yesterdays hockey match. They drew the gameSmile
V2 - another shot showing the surrounding area in the back.
I am thrilled to receive UA awards for yesterday's upload from Kathryn and Saeid - Thanx it made my day Smile A big thanx too for every vote and comment - I really enjoy reading your thoughts on my images Smile
May your day be blessed with God's best for you ! Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon Powershot SX20 IS
Lens:5.0 - 100.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.9 - 558.5 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:18 May 2013 - 10:23 AM
Focal Length:71.8mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.0
Aperture:f/5.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Hockey Action
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:19 May 2013 - 5:06 AM
Tags:Hockey at Caledon High School, South africa, Sports / action
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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 5:10 AM

Nice action shot v2 is better.

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Deep_Bhatia
19 May 2013 - 6:07 AM

Nicely captured.

Deep

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HarrietH
HarrietH e2 Member 4264 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
19 May 2013 - 6:26 AM

Go Nathan! He has some fans too.

Harriet

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 6:59 AM

Love V2 with that amazing background and it seems from V1 that your son has some female fans.

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Growmore
Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 7:15 AM

Great captures of your son playing hockey Heman, my daughter still plays for a team and she is nearly forty.
Gary

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 7:26 AM

A super action shot, Herman - and what a magnificent backdrop to the school playing fields!

Richard

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 7:27 AM

A fine action candid.

Albert

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Caziwinkles
19 May 2013 - 8:07 AM

Excellent action shot here Herman - nice one Nathan!! Not short of admirers by the look of things! Wink

Carol

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
19 May 2013 - 8:15 AM

Super action shots Herman, both well composed,
Fred.

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widtink
widtink  2406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 8:31 AM

Nice action shots Herman V2 is lovely with the hills in the background GrinGrin A good looking lassie eyeing your son up Wink

Rod

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2168 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 8:31 AM

A brilliant action shot Herman.I was in the school Hockey team many years ago and I loved itSmileSmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

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luckybry
luckybry e2 Member 4luckybry vcard Scotland
19 May 2013 - 9:08 AM

grt action image i realy like this type of photgraphy as you get one chance to capture the monent as you have done here

bryan

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 9:32 AM

2 nice action shots Herman well captured,SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Cliff

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
19 May 2013 - 9:36 AM

Two brilliant action shots here Herman, think both are excellent.

John

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xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 9:50 AM

Excellent action shots, beautiful colour and wonderful sunshine...

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cats_123
cats_123 e2 Member 104009 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 11:06 AM

Great action shot Smile Smile

Still playing on grass?...hardly ever happens in uk now.....takes me back Smile Smile Smile Smile

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7407 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom990 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 11:13 AM

V1 - good timing, and well cropped. Not a sport that we see much of here, unfortunately - I used to enjoy it.
Moira

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 12:20 PM

I found v2 most interesting. Not only for the action but for the background, which is so different to what I am used to in sport pictures

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 12:21 PM

Great action shots Herman..Lin

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achieverswales
19 May 2013 - 12:28 PM

Two great shots Herman, V2 is spectacular.

Regards

Trev

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 12:33 PM

All the kids and adults play ice hockey here. I think some may play field hockey in the schools. A great shot of Nathan. Like seeing the b/g hills in V2 too......Sandy

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Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 12:50 PM

Nathan is such a brilliant subject, sorry to refer to hims as a subject, but the lens loves him and the quality of your images of him says that you do too.

Tish

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brian17302
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19 May 2013 - 1:32 PM

Great sports images Herman
Regards Brian

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 1:32 PM

Two fabulous action shots Herman that are enhanced by the beautiful background.

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Rende
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19 May 2013 - 1:43 PM

Two lovely action shots Herman. You must be proud of him Smile
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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 3:09 PM

Two excellent images, very well done

Hugh

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digital_boi
19 May 2013 - 3:27 PM

two good actions Herman ah weel a draw is better that a loss

Graham

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
19 May 2013 - 6:07 PM

Excellent sportphotography Herman! That is not very easy-i know! SmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.

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sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 6:37 PM

Great sports photojournalism xx

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
19 May 2013 - 6:57 PM

Two excellent action capture, Herman. You should be very proud of your sonSmile
Effrossini

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mauriceegan
19 May 2013 - 7:18 PM

Two excellent images Herman
Maurice

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 7:24 PM

Excellent images,

Ali

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 7:26 PM

Beautiful images, Herman !
George

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 8:05 PM

Evening Herman...sorry its taken all day to get to your image.....rather late than never...a great evening, sitting with the patio door open listening to the sea....bliss
Great action shots...one of the few sports i never took up, strange as my mom was an excellent player in her dayGrinGrin

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Lillian
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19 May 2013 - 8:32 PM

Great action shots both Herman,
and have to go with V1
Lillian

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
19 May 2013 - 10:02 PM

Good action shots, Herman. I also go for V1 with your son hitting and the fans behind.

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moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
19 May 2013 - 10:36 PM

Some nice action captured here Herman. Have not played this since I was at school!!
Moira

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
19 May 2013 - 10:45 PM

Great action shot Herman. Loved seeing the surrounding area in V2. Cathy

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ukgubbi
ukgubbi e2 Member 2ukgubbi vcard India
20 May 2013 - 2:11 AM

nice shot. I liked the girls watching your son play

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prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
20 May 2013 - 7:51 AM

Great shots, is there any excavation work in the backdrop of V2 ?

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BIGRY1 e2 Member 2BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
20 May 2013 - 11:34 AM

Both are great action shots. I love the background in V2 and as mentioned his female admirers in V1 give the image another angleWinkGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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debu
debu  4 India
20 May 2013 - 12:05 PM

Great action shots.
debu

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RuthyJ
RuthyJ  8 England
20 May 2013 - 5:25 PM

Great action shots Herman. looks a wonderful place .

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WesternRed
WesternRed e2 Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
21 May 2013 - 5:53 AM

Great action portrayed in these two captures of this
hockey match. Well done Herman. WesternRed.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41033 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2013 - 9:32 AM

I used to play for my home town and for my college team (many years ago). Top teams now play on dampened, synthetic, totally flat pitches. Takes all the fun out of the ball bobbling about all over the place as your son was probably experiencing Smile

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Rasoul
Rasoul  1 Iran, Islamic Republic of
21 May 2013 - 5:59 PM

Herman I really like your style of photography,in fact your style is "FREE STYLE".for you in photography no boundary is important and i like that.you take pic from any thing that you think is able to make nice picture,god bless you and your good family

Rasoul

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gallero
gallero e2 Member 3gallero vcard Venezuela
22 May 2013 - 3:06 AM

Una excelente fotografía de deporte y lo mejor es que se ve la pelota..

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