Horse Photography: Get out and photograph Wild Horses 1

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I was giving a talk on Monday about our wild horses at Medicine Horse in Boulder, CO, and one of the last things I left people with was that wild horses are on our public lands, and they should try to get out and see them while the wild ones are still out there, wild and free. There is a …

Horse Photography: Photographing Horses on an Overcast Day

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Not every day will be bright and sunny – and that is a good thing! I have taken some wonderful photographs on overcast days. One advantage to shooting with overcast is that you do not have to be concerned about your human subject squinting and the light is more even. Also, you can shoot longer into the day instead of …

Horse Photography: What to do with no good backgrounds?

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Have you ever found yourself going to a location to shoot photos of a horse, and being disappointed when you arrive by the backgrounds?  I have been to some farms that have lots of clutter and no pretty views or trees.  At that point, I need to get creative. One of my favorite options is to use the barn.  You can use …

Horse Photography: Take Advantage of the Season – Autumn

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A beautiful sorrel mustang mare running in front of the aspens Photographing horses, we are lucky to be outside most of the time.  Make the most of your opportunities when the seasons turn, and provide you with a  palette of colors. Right now it is fall in Colorado, and when I was scheduled to do a shoot in the mountains, …

New Images from the Celebration of the Spanish Horse In Las Vegas 9/1 – 9/4, 2010

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Here are proofs from the Foundation of the Spanish Horse’s Celebration Show in Las Vegas 8/31 – 9/4, 2010. Dressage/Sport Horse: http://www.livingimagescjw.com/CLIENTS/PREDressage/PREDressage.htm Doma Vaquera: http://www.livingimagescjw.com/CLIENTS/PREDoma/PREDoma.htm  Musical Freestyle/Mexican Heritage Freestyle: http://www.livingimagescjw.com/CLIENTS/PREFreestyle/PREFreestyle.htm  Theater of the Spanish Horse: http://www.livingimagescjw.com/CLIENTS/PRETheater/PRETheater.htm Performance Classes/Idol/Parade of Champions: http://www.livingimagescjw.com/CLIENTS/PREPerform/PREPerform.htm Order form: http://www.livingimagescjw.com/10CelebrationPhotos.pdf

Horse Photography: Getting the Ears Up

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Horses show their interest and their attention with ears. When you are photographing horses, you want to show the horses at their best: interested, attentive, friendly – all those things, so you want to photograph them with their ears up. There are many different ways to accomplish this task. First, consider the horse that you are photographing. Is the horse …

Press Release: Photographer Carol Walker Shares Secrets of Successful Horse Images

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Multiple-award winning photographer Carol Walker reveals the secrets to creating dramatic, exciting images of horses in her new book, Horse Photography: The Dynamic Guide for Horse Lovers. Long recognized as a gifted artist herself, Walker generously opens the way for amateurs to raise the standard of their own work.