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87 Miles an Hour

By Tonyd3  
Sports Photography is where I started all those years ago here is a panning picture that most people seem to struggle with, once you get the hang of it it is easy, this is 1/6th of a second on a 400mm lens (200 f2 + 2x converter) shot at the Power Boat World Championships in Nottingham.

For the technically minded do some test shots to get the background blur as you want it to be, then just pan at the same speed as the subject.

Thanks for the clicks, comments and User Awards on my last upload have a great weekend.
Tony

Tags: Panning Slow shutter speed Powerboats Sports and action

Voters: VincentChristopher, Richsr, Philpot and 27 more

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Philpot Plus
7 79 4 United Kingdom
18 May 2018 6:48PM
Excellent shot conveying the feel of speed. Good tip too.

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Tonyd3 15 1.1k 18 United Kingdom
18 May 2018 6:49PM
Phil What can i say, Thank you for your User Award again this week, very appreciative
18 May 2018 9:31PM
An excellent image and very helpful information, Tony - thank you.

RichardSmile
dudler Plus
16 1.1k 1599 England
18 May 2018 10:37PM
Perfect panning!
Tonyd3 15 1.1k 18 United Kingdom
19 May 2018 10:12AM
VincentChristopher Thanks very much for your User Award itís very much appreciated

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