Sheep running and leaping at Rural Hill Farm Sheep Dog Trial near Charlotte, North Carolina. The leap was a big surprise.


pet, dog, nature, animal, farm, sheep, canine, carolina


  • mlou
    mlouover 5 years ago

    Great “action” shot, Jane! Well worth your trip!

  • Thank you mlou! Enjoyed photographing the sheep in action.

    – Jane Best

  • salsbells69
    salsbells69over 5 years ago

    Fabulous timing!!

  • I was set up to take a shot of the four of them running together. The leap was unanticipated!

    – Jane Best

  • jadeast
    jadeastover 5 years ago

    Great peak action Jane!

  • Thanks jadeast. Maybe my photography basic rule #2 should be “Expect the unexpected.” Rule #1 being “Take the camera with you.”

    – Jane Best

  • naturelover
    natureloverover 5 years ago

    Marvellous capture- spot on with the timing-!!

  • Thank you, naturelover. If I seem to be replying late it is because I have unknowingly been replying in “add comment” box instead of reply to sender box.

    – Jane Best

  • AngieM
    AngieMover 5 years ago

    awesome shot jane!! great timing!!

  • Thank you AngieM. If I seem to be replying late is because I have unknowingly been replying in the “add comment” box instead of the reply to sender box.

    – Jane Best

  • Jeff VanDyke
    Jeff VanDykeover 5 years ago

    Great catch!!!

  • Thank you, Jeff. Glad you enjoyed it.

    – Jane Best

  • Darcygirl
    Darcygirlover 5 years ago

    That is such a cool photo. Very well timed.

  • Thank you Darcygirl! It was unexpected luck!

    – Jane Best

  • Carolyn Bishop
    Carolyn Bishopover 5 years ago

    Great capture, Jane! Wow! I never knew one could get so far off the ground!

  • Thank you, Carolyn. I didn’t know one could leap that high either!!!

    – Jane Best

  • Braedene
    Braedeneover 5 years ago

    Fabulous action shot Jane and such clarity – love the comp.

  • Thank you, Braedene. I was NOT expecting the leap at all. (:

    – Jane Best

  • Sharon Robertson
    Sharon Robertsonover 5 years ago

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