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Horse

By bengsays  
Stopped by the track for a few races the other day, did not make any big winnings (of course I didn't place any bets either...)

Cut off the tail a bit...and there is probably a bit too much room in front of the horse, although he is in mid-air in his stride.

-always thing to improve on the second time around, thanks for looking and for any of your comments

1/500's
f-9
iso400
300mm

Tags: Photo journalism Horse Jockey Race track Horse race Pets and captive animals Sports and action

Voters: tonymarq, taggart, gajewski and 11 more


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tonymarq 15 1 United States
7 Jun 2006 4:00PM
Hey Ben very nice first time especially when it comes to horse racing as they can be quick and bunch up with the others not allowing seperation on one subject! Is this Saratoga?

Stay well
tonymarq
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
7 Jun 2006 5:38PM
Pretty cool image Ben--- the air-bourne horse-- colorful and as you say-- gold mine for images at a race track--

Sharp-- has to be a trick in that that you already know-- I would have gotten motion or total blur-- lol!

Jennnnnnnn
armamatt1 16 79
7 Jun 2006 6:58PM
top shot...just enough blurring of the background to give it a sense of movement. horse is pinsharp. very well done.

arma
gajewski 16 10 9 United States
7 Jun 2006 8:35PM
Ben, VERY well done. -=Walter
Desh_M 16 410
7 Jun 2006 8:40PM
superbly captured
well done

-desh
tenerifejohn 14 126 England
7 Jun 2006 9:14PM
Good capture. I found when at the races - bikes, dogs, horses everything happens so quickly. But as you say you have chopped his tail but getting the feet, the head and everything else spot on is an achivement in itself.
Jasbe 15 116 England
7 Jun 2006 9:55PM
Nicely done Ben, great action capture.
Jason
Tashelm 14
8 Jun 2006 4:19AM
good shotSmile
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
8 Jun 2006 7:58AM
great action shot !

ollie
delan 16
8 Jun 2006 1:42PM
lovely shot of the horse...well done..
trish
GeorgeRusky 15 1 4
11 Jun 2006 6:59AM
Hi Ben
Lovely image, I feel the speed, movement, desire to win.
Click

Enjoy Sunday time and thank you for your comments.
Tomorrow is a new series Body Painting.
Cheers
George
liparig 16 233 United States
23 Jun 2006 10:46PM
great action shot good shaprness
joe

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