Movement - Animals

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Sometimes it's quite easy to show movement - it simply happens as movement blur. But quite often the photographer fights like hell to visualize or enhance the feeling of speed...
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"S" Swimmer
by Xiaomao
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I was just lucky to see this snake swimming away from where my wife and I were sitting. Took the camera and caught it before it swam too far. Not enough time to nail the focus on its eyes or head.
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Submitted: Monday, 18th March, 2013 08:19 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 29th July, 2012
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 200
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