Anyone else shoot cricket

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  1. gsgary

    gsgary Been spending a lot of time on here!

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    Here's a few from last season in between all the rain we had

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    those are awsome i wish i could shoot some cricket but well i live in america and well you get the picture
     
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    #4...what the heck?
     
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    Cheers, they do play cricket in some parts of America, baseball is based on cricket
     
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    I'm not sure whats going off there he's an Aussie
     
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    Lol at number 4.... Good shooting here!! What lens did you use? 400mm?
     
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    hahahahaha :lol:

    great great shots!
     
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    Cheers, 300mmF2.8L and 2x
     
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    gsgary Been spending a lot of time on here!

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    Cheers Mate
     
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    Wow... I'd love to shoot a Cricket match sometime... I live in America too, but maybe some day. These are really sharp too. I'd have never guessed that you used a 2X converter on them either. Really well done and thanks for sharing!
     
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    Thank's, the 300F2.8L works great with a 2X i would never use it on a zoom lens though, on a Canon forum there was an American that said there was cricket near him is there any places near you with lots of English living you may find some there, i have also read that baseball is derived from cricket
     
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    I have to be brutally honest here about your cricket shots.

    1. I have never understood the rules of the game.

    2. As an American I have always found cricket to be very boring to watch.

    3. Those are some fantastic shots that have me completely rethinking the whole cricket thing. :thumbup: :D Outstanding action photos.


    p.s. Would #3 be a wicked googly? :confused:
     

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