Swimming season is here and I have been capturing some fascinating action shots. Angleton Aquatic Club has many new swimmers, and I just love catching their expressions while they are in the water. Fast action and often just a few breaths, timing is everything. With an average of 22 seconds, in 25 yards, capturing that one action shot can often be a challenge. Every stroke has it’s level of difficulty, but [...]
Capturing cheerleaders in action can be lots of fun. Watching them jump and toss a cheerleader in the air is amazing. It’s even more amazing to capture the cheerleaders in mid air, or in mid jump. Facial expressions often show the passion and determination cheerleaders have. I had a rare opportunity to go on field and shoot the Angleton High School Varsity cheerleaders in action.
To some, swimming is a summer past time that keeps you cool during the hot summer months. For others, swimming is a healthy competition that takes up most of their summer break. Swimming means practice four days a week and early Saturday morning meets. Freestyle, backstroke, breast stroke and the butterfly, 25 meter, 50 meter, individual medley and relays — common talk among swimmers. This past summer, Freckle Photos captured [...]