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Try!

By TheShaker
Indeed, try I did for the first time at sports photography, which is a lot harder than it looks. This is Sandbach rugby club scoring a try against Scunthorpe in what turned out to be a convincing victory. At least someone was happy.

Tags: Rugby Sports and action

Voters: mike9005, cats_123, bobpaige1 and 7 more


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4 Mar 2019 8:12AM
Great action shot, especially in mono.
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.2k 2523 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2019 9:01AM
'Decisive moment' timing, plus you've got the ball visible - this is really good.
Rugby isn't my area, but can I make two suggestions? The player who has scored is a bit lost in the mix - a bit of very gentle dodging on highlights would bring his face out a bit better.
And while the figure on the left adds a nice balance, there's also a tighter crop to be had, cutting off everything to the left of the Sandbach signage and a bit of space top and bottom. That would place the ball off-centre in the frame for a more dynamic feel.
Do you fancy enabling modifications... ?
Moira
4 Mar 2019 9:06AM
Thanks Moira - for the UA and the critique, I've enabled modifications, didn't know how to do it before today!
Andrew
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.2k 2523 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2019 11:43AM
Thanks - mod uploaded, I'm not sure if it works.

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