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My First

By Poolie_Girl  
My first ever published photograph!

I have wanted to try my hand at football photography for quiet some time. Last night Frank Reid ( was fourth official for Hartlepool United reserves vs Doncaster Rovers reserves so I went along to see what I could get. I had a great time and enjoyed it a lot getting some pictures I was really happy with considering it was my first time. Now today this picture has appeared in our local evening paper the Hartlepool Mail along with a lovely little line saying I took it!

Even if some of you don't like football or action photographs aren't you thing, I just had to share this one with you all because I am so happy!

Tags: Football Photo journalism General United Hartlepool Bernadette malcolmson Reserves David foley Sports and action

Voters: Frank_Reid, Glostopcat, stevenb and 4 more

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Frank_Reid 12 227 1 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2006 9:15PM
Hey you that is my job grrrrrrrrrrrrrr

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Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
17 Aug 2006 9:25PM
Good action shot
stevenb Plus
14 265 6 England
17 Aug 2006 9:57PM
Great shot Bernadette, you've got eveything in ( no arms or feet missing )a good action shot.

AndreG 11 20 England
17 Aug 2006 10:13PM
well done keep it up, congratulations on getting into the paper.

danbrann Plus
13 637 17
18 Aug 2006 7:06AM
A good action shot and so important to get the ball in the picture space. Good use of fast shutter speed. You must be thrilled as I can remember my first football publication. I think more people will say they liked this photograph than were at the match.
stevebostock 12 244 England
18 Aug 2006 9:26AM
good work bernadette, frank must be looking to his laurels nowSmile
as above, its all there, the actions good, the ball is in the shot, the comp is good and it made the paper (good feeling huh)
welcome to the low clicks club Wink

tim g 14 13 United Kingdom
18 Aug 2006 9:41AM
Good action capture, grabbed my attention being a Doncaster Rovers fan...... sorry
some one has to.

redstag 12 100 15 United Kingdom
14 May 2009 11:16PM
Its the best feeling in the world seeing your shots in print. Hope you beat the Rovers!

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