Smile! (or the art of race photos) and my theory on those…

I’ve read it on lots of tweets, facebook and blog posts: My race photos suck!

For me, it seems, spotting the race photographers is something very easy to do.

Exhibit a :

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yours truly finishing her first ever 10k at the Rock’n Roll Montreal Marathon in 2012.

You can’t seem to spot them? I think I have the answer… YOU ARE GOING TOO FAST!!!! No, seriously… You see, I’m a back of the pack runner. When I get to the photographers, the crowd is sparse and they are easy to spot with their usually flashy yellow vest. I must admit, I love race pictures. I’m sure you’ve seen this

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I’m one of those. I’m a goofy girl who likes to smile and have memories.

exhibits b,c,d,e,f and so on….

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Those were all taken during the Dumbo Double Dare challenge in Disneyland in September 2013. It was my first Disney race and I went all out! I have many more from where it came from but I think that about sums it all!

Wait! I’m not done, last May, I did the 10k at the Ottawa Marathon Weekend. While my faster friends had 1 or 2 pictures taken during the race, for my part I had 49… yes you read right, 49!!!

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This just proves my theory… Be slower and your pictures will be wonderfull!

until then,

Faith, Trust and Pixie Dust,

Sandra xoxo

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3 thoughts on “Smile! (or the art of race photos) and my theory on those…

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