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Shooting Sailing with a rented 400mm f2.8

Very enjoyable day on Tuesday, spent mostly out on a RIB in Cardiff Bay following an extreme sailing Catamaran, and getting a serious T-shirt tan!

Having shot sailing a handful of times I’ve learnt that if you’re tasked with getting shots of someone on the yacht in action, even if you’re in a RIB that can be piloted around the place, you’ll still need much more lens than you might think – hence hiring a Nikon 400mm f2.8 from Calumet in Bristol.

It’s not all straightforward though, as this little film will show:

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