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Fastpitch from Wednesday...

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by Jeff Mims, Aug 13, 2008.

  1. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Mississippi
  2. eng45ine

    eng45ine

    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    These are real nice Jeff, I think the first one of Erica and your grandson is adorable. I like #2, but I think a looser DOF could have improved the overall interest in the frame. Numbers 3 and 4 are sweet as can be, you did a nice maintaining a sharp focus through the fencing. Number 5 is well managed, the white uniform looks like it wants to burst into flames.

    You did real well Jeff, the pitcher should love those two images.
     
  3. Nice Jeff, love #3...
     
  4. niknd501

    niknd501

    May 13, 2006
    Illinois
    Jeff - I really like that first one. Very cute.

    Also love #3 - I think that is outstanding. #5 looks as if it was a nightmare to meter. You did well.
     
  5. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Mississippi
    Thanks Rod.
    I can't take any credit for metering on #5, all the D300...though I did have EV set to -.03.

    I wish I could have gotten my daughters head in the photo, but I was using a 300, and it was a grab shot.
     
  6. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Mississippi

    Thanks Frank...
    I still can't figure on #2, how the player behind was in focus, and the player in the foreground was not. I was shooting S-AF, which as I've mentioned, I'm going back to AF-C.

    I tried to shoot thru the fence, after Mark B suggested it. I'll certainly try to do that again.
     
  7. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Mississippi
    Thanks Chris!
     
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