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  • 7th Placement in Horses in sport challenge in Every Little Thing You Do group on 2011-08-20
  • 8th Placement in the top ten in A Man and His Horse challenge in The Addicted Photographer group on 2011-06-13
  • Featured in EQUINE ATHLETES on the 2010-07-07.

Musical Ride, Canadian Sunset Ceremonies 2010.
The theme of the performance is “Honouring our community and policing partners.”

What’s On
This year’s line-up promises to be memorable! From the world-famous Musical Ride to the fast-paced Equestrian Abilities Show and the Mounted Arms Display, there is something for everyone.
Also on-site to entertain spectators of all ages:

•RCMP Mare and Foal
•RCMP Pipes and Drums
•Detector Dog Service teams from the Canada Border Services Agency.
ref: Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Date: 2010-06-27
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
ISO: 640
Shutter Speed: 1/40 sec.
Aperture priority: F/6.3
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Lens: 28-300mm@300mm


animal, aorb, competition, display, horses, mounted, ontario, ottawa, rcmp, rider

Started photography in 1975.
Took photography classes.
Learned black and white dark room.
Did the transition to digital in 2005.
Learned a few post-processing programs and made my choice to Photoshop and Lightroom.

I like to shoot wildlife, birds, macro, landscapes and street photography to name a few.

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  • Trish Threlfall
    Trish Threlfallover 4 years ago

    great work Yan, beautiful looking horse :))

  • Thank you very much Trish for your great comment. We enjoyed the show very much. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • duncandragon
    duncandragonover 4 years ago

    Great action shot!

  • Thank you very much Duncan, take good care!

    – Yannik Hay

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepover 4 years ago

    This is WONderful!!!

  • Thank you so much for your wondefull comment :) Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 4 years ago

    excellent action shot

  • Hello Kathy, i’m very pleased that you like it! Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • DutchLumix
    DutchLumixabout 4 years ago

    Awesome capture !!!
    Kind Regards,
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Thx for the great comment and this soccer banner is so cute :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • John Poon
    John Poonabout 4 years ago

    excellent technique, Yannik!

  • Thank you very much dear John, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Kristina K
    Kristina Kabout 4 years ago

    Thanks for entering the non featured challenge in horses at work group..:))

  • Thank you very much Kristina :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Brandie1
    Brandie1about 4 years ago

    Awesome action shot.xox

  • Thank you very much for the great comment, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Karen Checca
    Karen Checcaover 3 years ago

  • Thank you very much Karen for the great news! I am very honoured :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • LoneAngel
    LoneAngelabout 3 years ago


    amazing capture .. many congrats

  • Thank you very much for the congratulations. Best wishes :)

    – Yannik Hay

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