Swimming

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by Randy, Jun 23, 2007.

  1. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
  2. These are terrific, Randy! Kids and water = great match. Your captures really convey a sense of motion in water. Love that last shot. :smile:
     
  3. GBRandy

    GBRandy

    Feb 28, 2006
    Green Bay, WI
    Nice shots bud.......can't pick a favorite.
     
  4. eng45ine

    eng45ine

    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    These are nice Randy, did you use a CP filter? I've wanted to try shooting swimming as well, I need to get a move on. Your results are real nice.
     
  5. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    thx Frank
    no cpl filter
    this was my 2nd meet....lots of great faces but where to stand is a challenge
     
  6. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    thx Sandi...this was alot of fun.
    Lots of moms coming up to me asking for shots of their kids was great
     
  7. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    thx GBR...this was my 2nd time doing swimming....could be good for smugmug revenue while i wait for soccer to start
     
  8. Very nice Randy, like Frank I would have 'thought' a CPL was mandatory, but you've obviously done 'good' w/out it.
     
  9. Aahz

    Aahz

    262
    Jan 14, 2006
    Charlotte NC
    Great shots...I seem to have problems with this....
     
  10. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    thx !

    actually a cpl will only let you see past/under the water...I don't like the way CPL's block light...I have 2 but rarely use them....if i was shooting fish or someone swimming under water i'd use them.
    I set ev=-.3/.7 when i started getting too close to the right wall of the histogram and then back to 0 when i wasn't
     
  11. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    thx Brian

    if your son swims let's shoot a meet together....we also need to do a boat trip soon before the chicks leave the nest
     
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