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carterart 12 74 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2006 12:36PM
The white against the black works really well, nicely caught action. Unless was full frame might benefit from a little more space in front to run into / off centre it

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Andy_Britten Junior Member 11 96 England
3 Jan 2006 12:39PM
lovely shot
nothsafoto 11 170 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2006 12:47PM
Nice lighting on this one Penny. The white horse against the dark BG and actual point of the stride is very good.

silburkp 12 3 England
3 Jan 2006 12:58PM
Nice shot.
Blenkinsopp 10 320 4 England
3 Jan 2006 1:42PM
lovely composition and light
I think the horse would have looked better caught on extension stride - more balanced
nevertheless a great capture
Keelo 13 18 Australia
3 Jan 2006 3:04PM
Excelent shot Penny, love the white on black, and well done on capturing the horse mid stride with all four legs visible. (sometimes one leg gets lost behind the other)
User_Removed 11 4.9k England
3 Jan 2006 3:50PM
Great action shot and a lovely horse. Bit bleached out, but not easy. Best to bracket shots like this.
haana 13 Estonia
3 Jan 2006 9:17PM
gorgeous horse, really lovely pic. like fairyland.
dark_lord Plus
12 1.8k 329 England
3 Jan 2006 11:29PM
Striking image with the white horse against a jet black b/g.
Dennie 12 260 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 1:16AM
Excellent portrait of this horse these lovely white horses always remind me of unicorns. they look mythical.Denise x
KatieR 12 6.2k 6
4 Jan 2006 1:54AM
Very striking shot of a beautiful creature
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 3:33AM
Thanks for comments and suggestions. This was a great opportunity to photograph a truly beautiful animal. I'm hoping to have another go later in the year when she's in show condition. .
Nothernlight; I do have other stride patterns and might try them out on here but not all were against the dark bg.
Col, there is more detail in the original but it has lost it a bit here.
I'm not sure that bracketting would help with such a fast moving subject.(In reality I was just about to leave when she decided to show off.)
rusmi 12 35 1 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 6:09AM
Great sense of freedom in this one, click
MoWiz 11 114 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 9:05AM
Deserves the RC, congrats
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2006 9:40AM
Thankyou Mo!
pacman 12 29 Ireland
4 Jan 2006 10:58AM
well done, well captured
4 Jan 2006 2:56PM
another superb shot here penny well done
tmann 11 4 2 United States
5 Jan 2006 4:53AM
The contrast in colors and detail are superb!
Firebaby 13 1.2k Faroe Islands
8 Jan 2006 12:15AM
What a majestic animal! a beautifull capture!
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
8 Jan 2006 1:56AM
Thanks for the mods Ian and Andrew,
I think the decreased contrast is an improvement.
User_Removed 13 39 6 Scotland
10 Jan 2006 8:39AM
Thanks Penny for the very kind comment. Hope you do not mind me taking a screen grab of this photo. Been looking for some horse ref for a while (something I'm working on) and this is just perfect, would go as far as to say the best equine shot I have seen on this site.

Cheers victor
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2006 8:59AM
Thanks Victor for your comments and I have no objection at all to you taking a screen grab. Quite honoured in fact!
Should you want a higher res or different stride pattern etc. please feel free to email me, it's on the profile.
Just Beautiful Penny.....Your pf is Awesome!
Suzan Smile
strawman 12 22.1k 16 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2006 10:36AM
a well captured moment, from the angle of its head to the tail.
starrchild 12 3 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2006 11:57PM
Unreal... very striking capture of the white horse against the dark background. Well caught!
Hannahs_Pics 11 37 England
14 Nov 2006 11:37AM
I can't pass this one by, it is a lovely shot, showing the horse off to it's best, love the pureness of the white but still retaining the detail!

justin c 12 4.8k 36 England
14 Nov 2006 12:05PM
A cracking shot of one of my favourite subjects.The contrast between light and dark is excellent.

pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2006 12:13PM
Thank you starrchild, Hannah and Justin,
I was very lucky that she took off as she did and galloped across a dark background. I just accentuated it a bit to lose an annoying fence line.
The attraction was a stallion in a nearby field.
POOCHIE 10 21 6 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2007 8:42AM
What an excellent capture.

5 Apr 2007 10:43AM
beautiful shows the horses spirit so well
inkarts Plus
12 61 2
5 Apr 2007 9:25PM
Great action. King regards John
pennyspike 13 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2007 1:36PM
Thanks, xxtina and inkarts, it's good to know some of the older stuff is still getting an airing now and again.
John_Humphreys 10 69 2 Ireland
22 Apr 2007 11:22PM
Beautiful shot of a beautiful creature. The dark background really concentrates the viewer on the horse. John
JennB 9 60 1 United Kingdom
5 May 2007 10:52PM
So beautiful its almost surreal.
Jenn x
25 May 2007 11:30PM
This is absolutely stunning!Amazing capture.The compostion clarity and colors are grand.

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