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Catch Me If You Can!

By Marc_Andrews  
His reward for getting Best of Breed today. Letting him loose to play with his daughter in an allmighty big field Smile

A show dog is a happy dog Smile

Tags: Dog Dogs Pets and captive animals

Voters: stevebostock, Chiddy, whipspeed and 12 more

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CP_01 16 1
3 Mar 2007 9:29PM
Wowm, great motion shot!!
whipspeed 17 4.2k 22 United Kingdom
3 Mar 2007 9:37PM
Like it & congrats on BOB
3 Mar 2007 10:33PM
I'm going to look at this shot when I'm having a bad day. Smile Great motion capture and delightful faces on those two.
stevebostock 16 244 England
4 Mar 2007 12:34AM
great motion, full of action. You haven't posted the camera data so I can't really suggest much in the way of settings. The comp is spot on as is the colour. The ammount of motion is a personal preference, obviously people like the sense of speed in this, I'd have liked a bit quicker on the shutter, but that is personal choice .
The expressions are really good. Congrats on the BOB, looks a fine specimen and obviously enjoying his reward!

Marc_Andrews 15 100 Wales
4 Mar 2007 11:03AM
1/250 @ f13
iso 400
length 200mm

Actually shot with WB set to incandesent (oops) took some post processing to get the colour right.
stevebostock 16 244 England
5 Mar 2007 9:48AM
I am assuming you've either set at F13 to get a bigger DOF or you're using the flash and its set to 1/250 automatically. I would step that down to F7 or 8 and get somethng around 1/1000th or so on the shutterspeed, it is a decision between DOF and speed and on a target moving this fast, its speed!
thanks for taking the trouble to post the info
PatrickSmith 17 1.2k 2 United States
6 Mar 2007 3:34PM
I like the slight motion blur you have here. Sharp enough to see the details too.

Sus 17 3.2k 9 England
6 Mar 2007 10:50PM
technically not brilliant - but I know how hard these shots can be - and Id rather see a technically imperfect shot like this any day, than a static expressionless one!
_Rich_ 16 2
11 Mar 2007 11:06PM
its a good action shot i hope you moved lol they look like they have some power

glyndwr 15 103 10 Wales
27 May 2007 2:55PM
Great action shot,congratulations.
jaspernina 15 1.0k Wales
30 May 2007 10:00PM
Great image.


sparklep 15 146 1
9 Aug 2007 8:09PM
Superb image and great to catch movement so well.

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