“Target practice” – Spring

You gotta keep shooting, it’s like piano practice. Find something to shoot for fun every week. Here is a collection of birds and bees, squirrels and flowers shot for pleasure and to stay sharp

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Stretch, okay next time try this, fasten your legs up high, hang down and hold your food for comfortably being able to eat:

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Wassup:

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Lunchbreak, – both for me and for the squirrel

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These guys are not supposed to be able to fly. Somewhere around 1/2000 sec. the body is sharp but the tiny wings are sweeping nicely

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Team Elite – training day two

Here are the photos of the second training day I’ve photographed. Different pool and lighting, different exercises. I’ve ended up employing a variety of lenses, from 24 mm to 300 mm. As swimming is linear, and as I was able to follow the athletes, the angle played a crucial role. Let’s start with a few of me working: 140329Cseh-2196

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140329Cseh-2176   Here, the important stuff, the masters of the water: Five rings: 140329Cseh-1968   Reflection: 140329Cseh-1942 Airstream: 140329Cseh-2040Getting ready: 140329Cseh-1938V formation: 140329Cseh-1695Skimming: 140329Cseh-1899Coming up: 140329Cseh-1766 Wingspan: 140329Cseh-1654 Breath: 140329Cseh-1058

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140329Cseh-1099   Push:   140329Cseh-936   An interesting exercise, to dive down 10 feet to the bottom of the pool and come up and out of the water as far as possible: 140329Cseh-1015 Reach: 140329Cseh-1192 Cut: 140329Cseh-1234 Profile: 140329Cseh-1283