Shooting sports, tips from the pros.
A great article by Jin Colton posted on the National Press Photographers or NPPA web site. Number 5 and 6 are especially important. It is not always possible to keep the background c.utter free, so I usually shoot a a wide arperture such as f5.6 or f4.
Shooting sports, Tips from the pros
The above photo is a shot of Greg Van Avermaet won the gold medal at the 2016 Rio Olympic games. I took this photo of him as he headed to the start line at the Grand Prix Cycliste held in Montreal. Shooting at a large aperture helps blur the clutter in the background,