didiersmal PRO
didiersmal

_DSC3039vb



horses in Camargue France

horses in Camargue France
Read less

Views

1264

Likes

Awards

Spring 21 Award
Contest Finalist in Monthly Pro Photo Contest Volume14
Peer Award
Absolute Masterpiece
Paul_Joslin joycemrivera karenrury nicokotze guidou elenimaglara vsoare2001 +25
Magnificent Capture
jdmarks64 daryllepine Steve-n-Ning ErnieF Tiger777 vealrw JTello +24
Top Choice
Aarti_Sachin_Soman kazimierzfrackowski mcampi Eddieuuu071 jeffglover Jasonboydduncan chuckmyer +18
Superb Composition
armandoermocida Shanmet edandaniphone HashEdi robiecagle AngelinaVasasPhotography CURUTCHET +8
Virtuoso
Sheri_Stanley vitor Snowflake07 OBRonTyan Cheever2
All Star
michellehamm estercastillo08 brendaglen cometolifephotography
Outstanding Creativity
Teajay51Butler donnasultzer jonesaiko GELeka
Genius
texaaronpueschel GergelyN richardpetersen
Superior Skill
mariadel karensommerslohre margrethoang

Emotions

Impressed
Dave324 onyanita richardpetersen grannysharon holmeshooke1 TommieJayneWasserberg ekieki +24
Happy
chuckmyer

Top ClassTM

Color Explorer Photo ContestTop 10 class
Color Explorer Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
ViewBug Homepage Photo ContestTop 20 class
ViewBug Homepage Photo ContestTop 20 class week 1
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol12Top 20 class
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol12Top 20 class week 1
photographyawards2020Top 10 class
photographyawards2020Top 10 class week 2
photographyawards2020Top 10 class week 1
Inspired By The World Photo ContestTop 10 class
Inspired By The World Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
A ViewBug Logo Photo ContestTop 20 class
A ViewBug Logo Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
The Beauty Of Horses Photo ContestTop 10 class
The Beauty Of Horses Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol11Top 10 class
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol11Top 10 class week 1
Social Exposure Photo Contest Vol 26Top 10 class
Social Exposure Photo Contest Vol 26Top 10 class week 1
Monthly Pro Photo Contest Volume14Top 10 class
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 59Top 10 class
Monthly Pro Photo Contest Volume14Top 10 class week 2
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 59Top 10 class week 2
Freedom Of Expression Photo ContestTop 10 class
Monthly Pro Photo Contest Volume14Top 10 class week 1
Image Of The Month Photo Contest Vol 59Top 10 class week 1
Freedom Of Expression Photo ContestTop 10 class week 1

Categories


9 Comments | Report
Cheever2 PRO
 
Cheever2 September 02, 2020
The lighting speed and color incredible!
SPulver23 PRO
 
SPulver23 September 03, 2020
Gorgeous shot!
Dave324 PRO
 
Dave324 September 04, 2020
Congratulations on being a contest finalist, well deserved ๐Ÿ˜Š
teplikphoto PRO+
 
teplikphoto September 06, 2020
Wow
kevinbatterbury PRO+
 
kevinbatterbury September 12, 2020
Magnificent image. You are so lucky to have been able to visit this area. I have only been able to read about this location at this time. Perhaps when the world decides to return to normal. Congratulations.
RSeanC PRO+
 
RSeanC September 20, 2020
Beautiful
RickL PRO+
 
RickL September 24, 2020
Exceptional composition and beautiful action photography
texaaronpueschel PRO+
 
texaaronpueschel November 13, 2020
Horse + surf + reflection + sun set = Magnificent
ValerieAHagler PRO
 
ValerieAHagler December 26, 2020
Love this

Behind The Lens

Location
I took this photo in Camargue, the wet part of Provence dedicated to the breeding of bulls and horses . You can access the " manades " if you are accompanied. In my case I was accompanied by professional photographer Cecile Domens
Time
the appointment was made in the marshes one hour before sunset. the light illuminated the scene from the left
Lighting
the light was still enough to capture the movement of the mane and the drops of water . I was working in speed priority at 1/1000 and iso was on auto. AF was in continuous monitoring
Equipment
this shot was on a sony 7R2 handheld with a zoom lens 70-300
Inspiration
I am a veterinarian and I have particularly appreciated the feeling of freedom expressed by the Camargue horses which can run in preserved natural spaces . I triggered when the main horse took its paws out of the water and the mane rose
Editing
I used the Lightroom development module to process the RAW file with an adapted LUT revealing the beautiful light of the moment
In my camera bag
mirorless camera sony 7r2 FF and sony a6500 APSc, canon 16-35 f4, sony 28 mm f2, zeiss 55 mm1.8, sony 90mm 2.8, canon 70-300 f4 5.6 Sigma mc11 light travel tripod
Feedback
the Camargue is magnificent but difficult for the photographers . You can not see anything because the farms are private fenced. I therefore recommend you if you want to take this kind of photos to be accompanied by people enjoying good relations with the breeders or to join in guided tours of the herds

See more amazing photos, follow didiersmal

ViewBug
Join and share your creativity.
Or
Already have a ViewBug account? Log In

*By signing up, you agree to our Terms of Use and to receive ViewBug emails & updates and acknowledge that read our Privacy Policy.