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Post by Duck » Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:39 pm

Took my oldest grandson (and my camera) to a nearby playground. While he was burning off extra energy I was burning off some frames. Towards the end of our stay I thought I'd do a multiplicity shoot in order to try and capture that energy photographically. Here are the two images I was able to get.

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Post by minniev » Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:41 pm

Duck wrote:
Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:39 pm
Took my oldest grandson (and my camera) to a nearby playground. While he was burning off extra energy I was burning off some frames. Towards the end of our stay I thought I'd do a multiplicity shoot in order to try and capture that energy photographically. Here are the two images I was able to get.


Unitas_Photography-Evan1.jpg
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I’m gonna have to try this. I should’ve done it at the trampoline park yesterday with our Wild Boys.
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Post by Duck » Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:45 am

minniev wrote:
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I’m gonna have to try this. I should’ve done it at the trampoline park yesterday with our Wild Boys.
Yes, definitely give it a try. It's not as hard as it looks. the trick is to frame the scene and not follow the action. Let the action move through the scene. Shoot manual, of course, so the settings don't change. Then open the various images as a stack and mask away. Easy peasy :D
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Post by Psjunkie » Wed Aug 01, 2018 11:27 am

Nice Duck, thanks for sharing...

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Post by davechinn » Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:48 am

Duck wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:45 am
minniev wrote:
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:41 pm
I’m gonna have to try this. I should’ve done it at the trampoline park yesterday with our Wild Boys.
Yes, definitely give it a try. It's not as hard as it looks. the trick is to frame the scene and not follow the action. Let the action move through the scene. Shoot manual, of course, so the settings don't change. Then open the various images as a stack and mask away. Easy peasy :D


Who would have thought !!! Sounds so simple and I can see by your description that it is. Thanks for the info. Of the two images I prefer the first one most. Nice concept and well composed.
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Post by Duck » Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:24 pm

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Who would have thought !!! Sounds so simple and I can see by your description that it is. Thanks for the info. Of the two images I prefer the first one most. Nice concept and well composed.
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I agree. The first image was actually the second set I took but because of the dynamic play within the frame it definitely came out better. I think it captures the action nicely though all the overlaps made editing a bit challenging. ;)
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Post by Matt Quinn » Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:57 pm

Duck, The first for me. I am suspect even the photo doesn't capture the exuberance and energy but it is a good approximation. Like the flip books of old, if you can remember. Matt
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Post by St3v3M » Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:24 am

Duck wrote:
Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:39 pm
Took my oldest grandson (and my camera) to a nearby playground. While he was burning off extra energy I was burning off some frames. Towards the end of our stay I thought I'd do a multiplicity shoot in order to try and capture that energy photographically. Here are the two images I was able to get.
I always like the multiple images of sports figures doing their thing. He'll love these! S-
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