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The Lost Art Of Bunting

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by eng45ine, Apr 28, 2007.

  1. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Many MLB sports announcers may say that bunting is a lost art. Here's living proof that the art is alive and well.....

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  2. Nice shot Frank. I have to say that I have not seen many bunt attempts less known those that are successful. Did he make the base?
  3. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    To be honest, I have no clue....I was too busy blasting away at 8 frames per second!!! :confused: 
  4. Precious moment captured.
  5. and u can see the laces
    u keep moving the bar Frank, I'm not sure even Mike can top this 1, i know i can't
  6. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Super shot
    Good work Frank:>)))))
  7. niknd501


    May 13, 2006
    Great stuff Frank...Love the shot...Just out of curiousity..what was your
    shutter speed ?
  8. Very nice Frank great timing... Randy I cant jump this high!
  9. This is a great capture, Frank.
  10. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Thanks Rod.....1/2500th @ f/4 and ISO 400
  11. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Thanks Mike
  12. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Thanks guys, I apprectiate the kind words.
  13. Oldtime


    Jul 5, 2006
    Durham, NC
    Nice capture Frank
  14. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Thank you Mark.
  15. Wow, what a shot. Timing was right on the money!!!
  16. Jeff Mims

    Jeff Mims

    May 25, 2005
    Great shot Frank!
    The sharpness and detail of the player are just superb! I like the way the player is isolated.
    Good stuff!
  17. sonuj2


    May 11, 2006
    Naperville, IL
    Frank, I am having a hard time trying to decide which of your shots I like most. You have started cheating by routinely posting these awesome shots making it difficult for me to decide :biggrin: . Great shooting Frank and keep hammering away!!
  18. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Thanks everyone, I usually don't shoot in landscape orientation, but this time it worked out nicely. I didn't crop much, I think the batter will enjoy having this on his wall.
  19. Simba909


    Mar 2, 2006
    Miami, FL
    Great shot Frank, I rarely get a reading of 2500 even ISO 400. Do you set your camera on shutter priority, aperture or manual?
  20. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Good morning Ron, I shoot using Aperture Priority 99% of the time. I was shooting toward the sun, so I needed to tweak settings a bit and also needed to open up shadows in post. This came out alright, but someone with more post-processing skills can make this shot sing.
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