We know 8fps is great, but lets see some images where fps did not matter

Started Feb 1, 2014 | Discussions thread
n057 Veteran Member • Posts: 7,207
Re: We know 8fps is great, but lets see some images where fps did not matter

Devendra wrote:

Our jfriend, who is highly skilled, has shown some valid shots where 8fps can be helpful in sports. Most of us do not shoot sports, but do plenty of actions. No one is denying the validity of those images or how much fun 8fps is to get focused shots, but whenever we are responding with alternatives, or subsequent arguments, we are seeing strong authoritative (non-jfriend) replies that try to put us down. I was even surprised to see a threatening PM.

Here are a few of those non FPS shots.

An antique car race at the Mont-Tremblant circuit. Every shot during the race was hopelessly blurred. Static shots are okay, so I figured my best bet was to wait for the cars as they were exiting the circuit.

Later I tried my hand at something different, a Triathlon in Saint-Lambert.

At least you get a sense of speed here because I was panning. But at 3 FPS, with a 3 shot buffer, I quickly got the urge to upgrade. The exif tells it all.


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