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Jumping Spaniel

By Max_WW
The only one of 50 or so shots which came out well. Cropped it to work the rule of thirds but it didn't look right, so went back.

1/250 sec at F5 worked best, although I'd have preferred a faster shutter. I didn't want a higher ISO however as I wanted to avoid grain.

Tags: Dog Jump Spaniel Pets and captive animals

Voters: Lou41, ericfaragh, plugin and 20 more

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ericfaragh Plus
19 149 6 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 6:08AM
Nice timing to catch him at the height of his jump. I like the lolling tongue and flying ears.
plugin 18 1 Canada
4 Feb 2006 6:11AM
Great capture.. perfect timimg.
ValSaxby 17 146 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 6:27AM
Superb timing, he looks as though he is having a great time. Nice work
exposure Plus
18 6.1k United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 6:43AM
A Lovely image and detail timing and composition.
Dennie 18 260 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 6:47AM
Excellent ! caught mid flight. Doing what springers do best. Denise x
AntHolloway 17 168 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 6:57AM
What a face! Well caught. Ant.
Beardy 17 79 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 7:29AM
good action shot!

maroondah 19 250 1 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2006 7:38AM
Great image, nicely done.
cyberhounds 17 11
4 Feb 2006 10:19AM
Great timing, well caught!

4 Feb 2006 10:24AM
Top picture spent half of last sunday afternoon trying to get my spaniel jake to preformed just like yours
Shane136 19 63 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2006 7:47AM
Love it, the dog looks full of life,well taken

angelamary 17 6 England
7 Feb 2006 1:18AM
Well timed! A super shot, full of life isn't he! Well caught!
lol 18
7 Feb 2006 10:09AM
Well done on a superb shot. So sharp and clear. I've been trying for ages to get my Molly but they're always blurred or she's not even in the picture. I'll keep practising....some day eh!
SteveAngel 17 43 3 Ireland
14 Feb 2006 4:11AM
Great timing well framed.
nickelstix 16 1 United Kingdom
23 May 2006 10:37AM
the rule of thirds is mostly right, but perhaps this works because your spaniel is jumping toward the third Smile
Bernice010 16 9 England
25 May 2006 11:11AM
Great action shot. Looks as though he is enjoying himself! Brilliant photo.

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