Sport of Kings

© Nina Shields

Sport of Kings

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 9/28/2012 2:30:53 PM

Hi Nina,Beautiful capture and action my friend.That is a sport we don't see a lot of out here the valley.Here it's the quarter horse race!!!
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Ellen Hodges level-classic 9/28/2012 3:08:04 PM

Super action capture with tremendous detail, Nina!! #10345384

Ken Beatty level-classic 9/28/2012 3:16:06 PM

Great Shot! #10345394

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 9/28/2012 3:41:30 PM

Outstanding perspective and sport capture!! #10345421

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 9/28/2012 5:47:35 PM

Nina, your colors, tones, lighting, clarity, detail, focus & stop action are exceptional! Good luck with this, my friend!
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Mary K. Robison level-classic 9/29/2012 1:17:35 AM

Wonderful stop-motion capture, Nina! I like the intense focus on the left man's face. Not a sport for sissies! ;)
Have a great weekend! #10345940

Nina Shields level-classic 9/29/2012 4:04:54 AM

Thanks so much, folks; it is a fascinating sport and tons of fun to photograph if you like high action! #10346007

Anita Hogue level-classic 9/29/2012 4:14:36 AM

You photograph these sooooooo beautifully! This is stunning Nina! #10346039

Nancy L. Green level-classic 9/29/2012 10:11:58 AM

FANTASTIC action shot Nina!!! You be careful dear friend!! <>< #10346409

Mike Clime 9/29/2012 12:34:20 PM

Excellent action shot! #10346523

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 9/29/2012 12:49:27 PM

WEll it has horses so it gets lots of extra points from me. Then its the action that is so awesome. You captured the scene so perfectly with the colors, the sharpness, and the amazing details of the action. I love the determined look in the eyes of the one on the right. This is exceptional work my friend.
Have a blessed day. #10346554

Emile Abbott level-classic 9/30/2012 10:55:45 AM

Superb stop action to catch the horse with all 4 hoofs up. #10347586

John Connolly level-classic 10/2/2012 12:29:59 PM

A brilliant sports action shot, Nina! The expression on the riders face is fantastic! #10351174

Doug Pignet level-classic 10/4/2012 3:05:30 AM

very kewl action capture...nicely done #10354473

Renata Gusciora level-classic 10/4/2012 10:21:43 AM

Awesome action shot,Nina!Fabulous clarity and lighting! #10355105

Ken Smith level-classic 10/8/2012 5:36:42 AM

You've got some great work on your gallery, Nina. Awesome work...glad to see you posting regularly! :-) #10360256

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 10/10/2012 4:18:54 PM

Luvvvvvvv it Nina, great action capture girl!

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David Phalen level-classic 10/12/2012 12:09:14 PM

A spectacular action capture with excellent colors and clarity!! #10366755

Renee Doyle level-classic 10/29/2012 12:28:49 AM

WTG Nina!! Great capture and wonderful finalist! Congratulations! #10389163

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 10/29/2012 6:34:40 AM

WOW Nina, fantastic shot and POV...big congrats to you!!! #10390021

Linda S. Smith level-classic 10/29/2012 8:06:25 AM

Congrats on this fabulous finalist win Nina! Tack sharp and beautiful stop action! Hope we see this again! #10390318

Nancy L. Green level-classic 10/29/2012 10:05:40 AM

ABSOLUTELY AWESOME Nina, CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful finalist!!! <>< #10390913

Linda D. Lester level-classic 10/30/2012 8:19:08 AM

You are great at this sport! Congrats on this awesome win! #10394371

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 10/30/2012 2:17:44 PM

CONGRATS and good luck on this incredible finalist, Nina!
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Merna L. Nobile level-classic 11/1/2012 11:43:41 AM

Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna #10399501

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This is a great sport to photograph; the biggest challenge is not getting trampled!!

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 500, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 270.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 9/28/2012 1:46:37 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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