Bareback!...Now in stories!

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© James Wiley

Photo license: © All rights reserved

From an MVP Magazine shoot on The Calgary Stapede.

In my 'Sports and Action' collection.

In the The Calgary Stampede photo essay.

23 responses

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (21 Apr 2013):

    That can't be easy, another fabulous shot

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (21 Apr 2013):

    The rider's feeling are written on his face. Great action.

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley said (21 Apr 2013):

    Elfrieda, no it's not easy. Shooting action is easy if you're far away, but shooting it tight requires a lot of concentration The main concern is the follow focus as you are working with an extremely narrow depth of field, especially if using a 300 or 400mm lens!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (21 Apr 2013):

    Excellent capture, the cowboy has gritted teeth as he and the horse go out of the gate!

  • Manuel J. Aviña

    Manuel J. AviƱa gave props (21 Apr 2013):

    awesome shot. love the intensity!

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant   gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    FABULOUS ACTION SHOT

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    FAB, James!

  • Kristina Krause

    Kristina Krause   gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    Such an excellent action shot! You can really feel the intensity!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield   gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    Flying hooves, flying tail, flying chaps....this shot just soars!!!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    "Grit" and bare it .That's it! Super catch!

  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    Wild and wooly !!!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    Wonderful action and I know this could not have been easy to shoot.

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    What a shot!! Fantastic!!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (22 Apr 2013):

    hold on, buddy!!!! super action shot.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey   gave props (23 Apr 2013):

    I am glad Elfie asked her question, it looks so hard to get these shots. TY for explaining. This is riveting!!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (23 Apr 2013):

    cool action shot!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (24 Apr 2013):

    Feeling the intensity of the rider and the horse. Outstanding action shot, James.

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer   gave props (24 Apr 2013):

    Your series is superb, James but I have to say not a fan of the rodeo

  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins said (25 Apr 2013):

    Excellent! Love rodeo!

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson   gave props (27 Apr 2013):

    Fantastic action shot!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (27 Apr 2013):

    Wow!!!

  • Paperini Renato

    Paperini Renato gave props (30 Apr 2013):

    Extraordinary! Beautiful light

  • Scott Emery

    Scott Emery gave props (29 May 2013):

    High end professional sports photography. The kicking legs, the flying tail, and particularly the anguished face (in near perfect light) seems to me to define bareback. Terrific.

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