News – Our best and worst shoots this past month.
Ryu shot PSG and got covered in Champagne while Syd shot the Australian Socceroos versus Serbia.
…And how to clean your dirty camera (tip for Ryu on cleaning the Champagne off his camera)
We introduce… Ekaterina Lokteva.
Ryu and Syd interview Ekaterina, a sports photographer from Russia.
Ekaterina’s blog: http://katelokteva.livejournal.com/ /
and flickr photostream: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ekaterina_photos/
We chat about how to compose your photos with a super telephoto lens and look cool while doing so.
Our monthly competition for our readers and listeners and last month’s theme was “liquid”.
The winner is Phil Roeder from Des Moines, Iowa and his image can be seen on the rotating image at the top of our website. His flickr photostream is here.
Here are the links to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place photos.
The July competition is Impact. Goto our BLFS flickr group page for competition rules.
Far Post, Near Post
Our readers’ questions of the month and sadly, the very last one. This month, we discuss how to use Auto ISO in sports photography.
GAS of the month
- Ryu: Walkstool at Adorama and B&H
- Syd: YONGNUO RF-602 wireless camera and flash trigger for Nikon D3/700 and Canon 1D
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