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"Freeze"

By JohnDyer  
So I got Spike to sit still, motionless for a 10 second exposure!

Really? - No not at all she couldn't sit still for 1/10th - So I took the picture of her at 1/100th second, then let her go as I reset the camera (using the inbuilt ND filter) and took a 10 second exposure.

Add a little Photoshop to copy and paste Spike (and her shadow) from one to the other, back in lightroom to add seasoning and there you go.

Tags: Dartmoor Long exposure Spike Burrator reservoir Pets and captive animals ND filters

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Comments


banehawi Plus
17 2.6k 4274 Canada
29 Apr 2021 6:07PM
Thats worked out beautifully!
DTM Plus
5 1
29 Apr 2021 6:21PM
Nice job. I haven't been there for a long while but it's a nice little waterfall and the long exposure has worked well.
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2021 8:52PM
Wonderful capture... Lovely location and a photogenic dog...
Isabel GrinGrinGrin
cooky Plus
17 6 6 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2021 8:54PM
Lovely composition in the end John. Spike looks a darling!

Kath
franken Plus
19 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2021 8:21AM
Wonderful, John.

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