Get beyond Instagram and sharpen up your action sports photography skills

Hannah Ustel Hannah Ustel


You’ll definitely need one of these. In the interest of getting the sharpest images possible, you’ll need to use a tripod or monopod. Most sports require at least 300mm long lenses which are super heavy and impossible to hold steady.

You will also find that camera shake becomes a lot more of an issue when you start to use long focal length lenses. A good tripod with an easier to use head or a monopod fixed to the tripod collar of your lens will help solve these problems.

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