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Re: [SCA-MissileCombat] rapid shooting video

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  • Randal of Camusfearna
    Rather than hitting pause, try clicking on the slider that tracks where you are in the video and hold it in place. You can t go frame by frame, but it does
    Message 1 of 2 , Jan 25, 2012
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      Rather than hitting pause, try clicking on the slider that tracks where you are in the video and hold it in place. You can't go frame by frame, but it does stop action without the big arrow. Unfortunately, the image is a little blurry due to the rapid hand movement.

      Randal

      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, arion12@... wrote:
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      > I tried to freeze frame to see her release. The darned start arrow button blocked the view!
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      > The first thing I noticed is that her string hand is palm out and thumb down. That is opposite what most do. My best guess is the she is grabbing the arrow with the thumb and index finger at the knock, knocking, and using a 2 finger above the nock release.
      > I did note that speed didn't necessarily result in accuracy. But if you are on horseback shooting into a group, accuracy isn't as important as speed.
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      > Arion the Wanderer
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "John Edgerton" <sirjon1@...>
      > To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, SCA-MissileCombat@yahoogroups.com
      > Cc: "West Archery" <sca-west-archery@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Tuesday, January 24, 2012 8:27:30 AM
      > Subject: [SCA-MissileCombat] rapid shooting video
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      > Video of very fast shooting technique. I wish the video showed a close-up of her nocking and release.
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      > Jon
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      > http://www.collegehumor.com/video/6697433/super-fast-archery-girl
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