Live Action Horse Racing Photography

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Dave gets up early to document everything that happens in the course of a day at a working racetrack, while sharing tips and tricks he's learned over a career that spans 30 years. You'll learn about all the gear he uses, how to set up a remote camera, the importance of choosing the background in each of your shots, why you should focus on the small details as much as the wider panorama to help tell the story, and so much more!

Lesson 1 : Introduction and Gear
Lesson 2 : Gear Continued
Lesson 3 : Pre-dawn Start
Lesson 4 : Working in Low Light
Lesson 5 : Capturing Details
Lesson 6 : Choosing a Vantage Point
Lesson 7 : Setting up a Remote Camera
Lesson 8 : Placing the Remote Camera
Lesson 9 : Top of the Stretch
Lesson 10 : At the Start and the End
Lesson 11 : Including Environmental Features
Lesson 12 : At the Paddock
Lesson 13 : Panning
Lesson 14 : Shooting at the Finish Line
Lesson 15 : Image Review and Selection
Lesson 16 : Review and Selection Continued
Lesson 17 : Wrap Up

Dave Black | The Top Sports Photography Guru

Dave Black

For over 30 years Dave Black’s work has centered on the sports industry, working with publications such as Sports Illustrated, Time, and Newsweek, covering events like the Masters, Kentucky Derby, National Football League, NASCAR, and the Olympics. Dave is also known for his creative and artistic technique of Lightpainting. He was also named one of Nikon’s “Legends Behind the Lens” photographers.

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