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Everyone loves to watch some sport, but who'd love to shoot a big match infront of a crowd of thousands of screaming fans? With Origin on tonight here are a few tips from our resident pro-sports shooter @colbaker"Keep your shutter speeds high and apeture low for all your standard icon shots to draw the viewers atention right to the point of impact. But remember sport is not just about whats happening infront of you, turn around, observe the crowd, wait for a try, capture the celebration with a long depth of field and fast shutter then you can observe the human element in an image that can hold your viewer for minutes in these days of fleeting attention" @colbaker #canoncollective


Want to have a go at shooting the moon? Take these easy steps outlined by Queensland Ambassador @colbaker * Pick a night where the moon is clearly visible and at least half full
* Grab a long lens, 400mm plus would be ideal
* Set your camera to manual
* Shutter speed 1/1000th sec
* Apeture f5.6
* ISO 100
* If too dark, lower the shutter speed to 1/500th
* If too bright, increase shutter to 1/4000th
* Crop the final result in post production to really draw your viewers attention

The more full the moon is, the brighter it will be so let the shutter speed stop down the light or increase the exposure for you. Keep you ISO very low and aperure around f5.6 to allow clarity at that distance. This shot used a 7dmkii with a Canon 100-400 and 2x extender shot at 1/2000th f5.6 ISO100 hand held in manual focus.


Cockpit view, the business end of a Kingair B200, got any interesting aeronautical images like this one from a tour of the hanger at @seairpacificaviation down the Gold Coast. Better yet who's like to get a tour again with the @canoncollectiveofficial of a hanger airside and maybe do some aerials over the Gold Coast? #canoncollective #gregandcolintakeusflying


Do you love food photography, why not join the team at Pier 33 in Mooloolaba on the 14th of July for a Photo Brunch with the head chef of this popular Sunny Coast destination... Check out the link in the bio to register and remmeber to tag your posts #canoncollective 📷 @colbaker


Throwback to our week spent at Bells Beach earlier this year. Who’s ready to head down there again? 🏄‍♂️ Video by Melbourne Collective Ambassador @nealwalters_


Birds of a feather flock together, caption this image... #canoncollective 📷 @colbaker


All dressed up and no where to go, the Water Buffalo is ready to head out of the swamp for the evening of grazing on the lush fields of Bamurru Plains just East of Darwin in Australia's Top End... Share your favourite #topend photos with us #canoncollective


Ever seen a whale face to face in the middle of the open ocean? If you have not what or how would you remember the moment, take a camera maybe? Queensland Collective Ambassador @colbaker has done it many times and this winter our team is taking 40 lucky guests off the coast of Mooloolaba to meet and greet these gentle beautiful giants of the deep... Were you lucky enough to grab one of these tickets? #canoncollective #thisisqueesnland #seeaustralia


@j_a_mcelroy City skyline from Lake Monger, Perth.


@sarah_louise_travelography • WINTER GLOW•


@shanewalkerphotography, at Lake Rowallan -Tasmania. Lake Rowallan offers excellent bush-based trout fishing, with a stocked population of rainbow and brown trout as well as some native species. You can launch your boat at the northern end of the Lake or follow the four wheel drive vehicle tracks to sheltered camping areas where small boats can be launched from the shore. Lake Rowallan is also the starting point for walks into nearby highland areas including the Walls of Jerusalem national park.


@photosbyfarr with this awesome shot from Snapper Rocks. Epic shot!