Indoor arena horse show
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19-10-09, 03:36 PM
Join Date: Jul 2009
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i attended an indoor horse event yesterday and for whatever reason, the owners would only switch on one strip of lights doiwn the middle of the roof in a big arena and relied on natural light .
Using a Nikon D80 with 18-135 lens, at iso 200 at best i could only get a shutter speed of 1/40 at f5 and eventually had to settle for upping the iso to 1600 and even then i could only shoot under exposed at 1/100th in an attempt to freeze motion and lighten in PSE.
Obviously flash and horses sometimes don't mix, is there anyting else i could have done to give me a faster shutter speed?
surprisingly horses are usually oblivious to the flash its the people that it annoys
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