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When the Fastest Autofocus Isn’t Fast Enough

horse race

Sometimes, even if you’ve got the fastest autofocus camera/lens combination in existence, manual focus is the better option. The above shot is a good example. Even though I shot this image on a Canon 5D–definitely not the world’s fastest–I would have still used manual focus for this shot no matter what camera I had with me.

This is the finish line of an amateur horse race in Laredo, Spain. It was a prelude for a race with million-dollar English thoroughbreds and Continue Reading →