Get that Sports Shot!
Asian Photography|September 2020
Get that Sports Shot!
Life is incomplete without adventure. Every photographer knows the importance of fitness, health, dedication and passion in photography. If you are a sports fan and a photography lover, then get ready to start a new adventure.
We are sure after this pandemic everyone wants to go out and breathe in some fresh air. What if these outings are adventurous and one can click amazing moments of adventure in a frame? Sports photography allows you to explore your passion for photography. There are n-number of sports you can name like biking, rock climbing, horse riding, swimming, athletics, gymnastics, tennis, football, cricket, basketball, skiing and so on.

In sports, you can bring stories to life through a set of pictures that are clicked and curated in a perfect order. You will find a good opportunity to explore action shots with an interesting story.

Sports photography requires you to build lots of patience, enthusiasm and physical strength to work on a series of pictures. Sometimes you might have to sit at one place for hours and hours to get just one perfect shot or spend months on the same project; you never know the amount of time that would be needed to get an awe-inspiring shot. It all depends on what you are planning to capture and how you can manage the extreme conditions of the shoot.

Moreover, it’s vital to train your physical strength levels before venturing into sports photography. Priority shouldn’t be producing 20 pictures from a day, it’s producing one great picture a week. The more you practice, more you become perfect in it. Look for the perfect moment to capture an action shot. With shooting experience, you will grasp it. Keep a keen eye on the moments of the motion. You are the animator of your creation. So, you have to learn to anticipate movements, to capture the perfect moment with accuracy.


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September 2020