Pitchers and catchers

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by mike mac, Apr 17, 2007.

  1. Some more form Saturdays shoot all with the D2X and the 300 2.8
  2. Great series! Absolutely love #4! :smile:
  3. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Another fantastic series...my favorites (and they were hard to pick from) are #4 and #11. Probably #11 is my overall fav, I love the expression.
  4. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Wow good eye Mike:>))))
  5. niknd501


    May 13, 2006
    All great as alwauys....Love the faces...Is that a little selective color in #9...I like yours better.
  6. perfect
  7. Sharon


    Feb 18, 2006
    You really capture the essence of the player and the sport. I love the one of the catcher with his eyes closed and the dirt flying. Fantastic!
  8. Just flat-out awesome shots, Mike!
  9. kwork


    Jun 8, 2006
    Great series
  10. Man these are outstanding. How come I can see all the faces when they should be hidden by the caps/masks? How come I can see the faces and everything else isn't blown out? Why can you take shots like this and I can't ????????

    Arggggg... these are STUNNING !!!!
  11. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Dennis..I ask myself that everyday.:biggrin:

    I think it's the same way you get to Carnegie Hall...practice, practice, practice...:smile:

    BTW, I'm in Greenwood, just a few miles North of you.
  12. Good series of pictures. Younger athletes are as intense as older ones. I like the confidence shown in picture #9.

  13. Thanks no no special treatment here at all but you are right it looks like it
  14. Again thanks all for the wonderful comments I truly do appreciate you taking the time and commenting on my images I try to improve each week and if wasn't for the tips and critiques I have received on here I never will get better
  15. topher04r1

    topher04r1 Guest

    shot 4 and 5 are my favorite..... absolutly fantastic .... your making not having my camera VERY VERY hard !!!
  16. Outstanding Mike, you're off to a great season!
  17. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Wow, if images like these don't motivate everyone to get out and shoot some sports, nothing will. I just love viewing these types of shots. The kind of images that make Grandmas and Grandpas bubble with happiness.