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Old Apr 27, 2009, 12:37 AM   #1
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Lots of action and very little time to shoot it, or even think about where to point your camera!












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Old May 16, 2009, 3:44 PM   #2
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Great shots, Greg!


Unfortunately #6 does not open, and I miss some basic Exif-data. Really difficult to say which is my favorite, all are good in their own way. You have captured all the essential ingredients of horse-racing. Not that I am an expert of that, but your pictures are just great.

I'll choose #1 and #2 for texture of horse-muscles and power / strenght.

Definitely #4 for dramatic setting and composition. In #5 one can hear the thunder of hoofes approaching. Just beautyful! Love those shots!



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Edited: Now I know, my favorite is #1 it amde the bigges impression on me!

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Old May 16, 2009, 10:41 PM   #3
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Wonderful pictures....would make great illustrations for Dick Francis novels...some of the best horse racing pix I've seen.

What equipment and settings did you use to capture these great action shots...

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Fantastic set of images, You caught all the Action with these. Love them !!!
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Old May 18, 2009, 12:17 AM   #5
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Thanks guys!

I went again yesterday (Saturday). The weather wasn't *quite* as nice...









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Beautiful pictures!
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