7100 college lacrosse sample pix

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wasswhat
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In reply to wasswhat, Mar 29, 2013

Thanks for sharing - how was the focus tracking an athlete running towards you? Any comments appreciated.

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Thanks for sharing - how was the focus tracking an athlete running towards you? Any comments appreciated.

I thought it held focus very well. But keep in mind I'm coming from a D90 that I felt lagged when shooting an oncoming athlete. I kept shutter speed over 1/1000 and used 9pt focus. I'm shooting another game tomorrow and hoping for better light.

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In reply to wasswhat, Mar 29, 2013

Thanks, look forward to your results and thoughts after your next shoot.

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In reply to poidog73, Mar 29, 2013

Looks pretty good...how was your success rate for the shots you took. Always thought it was a fun sport.

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In reply to wasswhat, Mar 29, 2013

Thanks for posting, I'm hoping to hear more about this.  I'm looking to replace my D5100 with D7100 for Lacrosse, baseball and other sports.

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In reply to herbymel, Mar 29, 2013

Success rate was limited more by the photographer than the camera. I was very happy with focus acquisition and ability to track a player in a crowd. I'll post again after shooting in better light.

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