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Another which picture thread (sorry in advance)

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  • Another which picture thread (sorry in advance)

    I'm trying to get some more pictures from this summer. I've gotten mixed advice about whether to buy pictures or not, but I have some money and I don't know whether I should get some of these or not. Please give your feedback, and if you want to critique, have at it, I guess, but I know what's wrong in these...

    #1: http://www.photostockplus.com/home.p...9878&pcount=45

    #2 (I really like this one but would want it cropped): http://www.photostockplus.com/home.p...7653&pcount=45

    #3: http://www.photostockplus.com/home.p...5317&pcount=45

    #4: http://www.photostockplus.com/home.p...nk=3&pcount=45

    #5: http://www.photoreflect.com/pr3/orde...07W5V0003&po=3 (this should take you to photo 4 of 22, if it doesn't, skip ahead to there)

    Thanks in advance
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  • #2
    I think I like 5 the best, and then maybe 4.

    And I just love your little mare.


    • #3
      Number four or five. LOVE you and this horse!


      • #4
        number 5 or 2 if they'll crop it.. Great pics


        • #5
          You didnt mention this one, but I really like number 15 from the last link! But really, they are all lovely!
          "To do something that you feel in your heart that's great, you need to make a lot of mistakes. Anything that is successful is a series of mistakes." -B.J. Armstrong


          • #6
            4 or 5. Great pictures! Thanks for sharing.
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            • #7
              These are all stunning! I'm not sure WHICH, but I do think you should buy one.


              • #8
                I really love #4. Such a cool angle and it's a nice looking jump to boot. And of course you and the mare look amazing


                • #9
                  #4 is the best one. Great angle and the colors are beautiful!


                  • #10
                    #4! Love your mare!


                    • #11
                      You are very lucky to have so many great photos to choose from! I like#4


                      • #12
                        I like 4 or 5.


                        • #13
                          You look awesome! I would totally buy a picture or two. I like 4 and 5.
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                          • #14
                            I've seen pics before of you and her doing the lows but she reallllly jumps better in the highs. Loved all of them. I regret not having more pics of my last horse but they get so pricey!
                            Originally posted by JSwan
                            Prove it....Otherwise, you're just coming off as a whackjob.
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                            • #15
                              I love watching your videos btw All of them are great but 5 is my favorite followed by #4.


                              • #16
                                #4 is amazing. I would definitely buy that one, but all of them are good!
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                                • Original Poster

                                  Thanks for your input, everyone! I am leaning toward #4 at this point, but it's a close call between 4 and 5!

                                  spmoonie - I would like that picture if it were timed a little better. It is just late enough that it looks like Nikki is getting reachy...I have a version pulled from the video that is cuter.

                                  Tap2Tango, she is definitely jumping better in the highs! She started out jumping like this in the lows, but when she got bored with the height, she stopped trying so hard. Already she's started overjumping things in the highs just for laughs... I'm beginning to think she has no limit.
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                                  • #18
                                    I like 4. The background with the tent in #5 is a bit too much. I don't like the first two as you are ducking and looking down. I like to see the rider's face in the picture.

                                    I adore your horse!


                                    • #19
                                      Originally posted by supershorty628 View Post
                                      Tap2Tango, she is definitely jumping better in the highs! She started out jumping like this in the lows, but when she got bored with the height, she stopped trying so hard. Already she's started overjumping things in the highs just for laughs... I'm beginning to think she has no limit.
                                      Yea I know exactly what you mean about her getting bored and not trying. Is she fast? Have you given any thought to doing the 1.40 speeds for fun?
                                      Originally posted by JSwan
                                      Prove it....Otherwise, you're just coming off as a whackjob.
                                      Founding member of the "Not too Klassy for Boxed Wine" Clique


                                      • #20
                                        Meh... I'd wait until you jump something substantial. I mean, do you really want to waste your money on pictures of these speed bumps?

                                        I also think that none of them are bad! I like the one you like, but only if they could zoom in quite a bit. 4 is great, too. I really think that you can't go wrong -- if I were the one making the choice, I'd probably buy them all!
                                        Originally posted by tidy rabbit
                                        Oh, well, clearly you're not thoroughly indoctrinated to COTH yet, because finger pointing and drawing conclusions are the cornerstones of this great online community.