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Walter C Sep 6, 2016 9:57 AM

In-be-teens
 
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Every summer here in Huntington Beach about 200 young teens enroll in the Junior Lifeguard program providing both fun and fitness. I tried to capture a carefree moment in their schedule and thought a B&W treatment worked best. Shot from the waist to avoid distracting them. C&C welcome.

musket Sep 7, 2016 3:25 AM

Nice in B&W IMHO could have been extended more at the top

Walter C Sep 7, 2016 10:50 PM

You're right, of course, Musket but, as I said, I was shooting from the hip and hoping for the best while not wanting to call attention to myself.

ItDontMeanAThing Sep 9, 2016 11:49 PM

Flawed POV. On cameras without an LCD that pivots at the top, one can get more keepers by shooting in burst mode with a wider focal length that would be needed if framing carefully. While learning this shooting technique, I found it very useful to shoot the first 3 or 4 pointing higher than I thought I needed, the next set at angle I thought was best, and the final set lower than that.


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