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"Um, I have a ball to catch"

Discussion in 'Other Animals' started by chewbecca, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. Ella is ball OBSESSED. And it shows.
    Taken with the D300 and 50mm f1.8.
    I know what I'll do better next time.



    She was kicking up mud and grass everywhere. This was, I think, the first day all week it hadn't rained.

    And the sun was in and out.


  2. awesome series, rebecca
    VERY well done
  3. Thank you, Greg!
  4. looks like a pooch having a good time! Nice shootin too!
  5. Thank you, Cajun Angel.:biggrin:
  6. AgilityIG


    May 13, 2008
    Nice shots Rebecca! I wish my dogs were more into balls and retrieving toys!
  7. Oh yes, I have two of those: will stare under the chair that the ball last rolled under........for HOURS! :rolleyes: 

    I really love the 2nd to last one, to me, that's the epitome of the ball-obsessed dog. :biggrin:
  8. pirahnah3


    Feb 22, 2008
    nicely done!!
  9. Thank you!
    It's kind of a plus, in some ways. I can easily distract her from OTHER things that she doesn't like so much, if I have a ball in my hand.:biggrin:

  10. Thank you. hahahaha, I know how that is! Ella gets like that with rabbits. If we're outside and she sees a rabbit somewhere, the next time we go out, she'll search that same spot.

    I can be in the other room, simply TOUCH her Orbee, and she comes FLYING into the room.:biggrin:
  11. Thank you very much.:biggrin:
  12. lisa_h


    Sep 6, 2008
    New England
    Great action shots!!!!!!!!!!
  13. Thank you, Lisa!
  14. Rebecca:
    Those are really nice pictures. Great job capturing the action and intensity of your pooch. I really enjoyed looking at these.


  15. Thank you, Michael!:biggrin:
  16. rrx3


    Jun 14, 2008
    Wiltshire, UK
    Wonderful series. I wish I could get the knack of taking action shots of my dog. He's so fast, and is more black than white which hinders me.
  17. rrx3


    Jun 14, 2008
    Wiltshire, UK
    Here is my Pickles with HIS ball. Sometimes, I get to throw it..:wink: :wink:

  18. Very nice action shots. You did well!
  19. Thank you! And what a cute photo of your adorable dog!
  20. Thank you!!:biggrin:
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