How to Capture Action Shots with Lee Heard

Interviewed by Larry Becker - A Platypod Pro
Photos by Lee Heard - A Platypod Pro
Words by Eryka Bagwell



On our latest YouTube education hub, Platypod show host, Larry Becker sits down with Lee Heard (Platypod Pro) to discuss the techniques and tools that he employed to achieve this action packed sports capture.

In this short interview, Lee covers a multitude of uses for his Platypod gear including some shortcuts that he used to add depth to his final image. He also covers the risks it takes to achieve such action at a close range.

Be sure to jump on over to our YouTube channel to watch the full interview and learn more about how to shoot product photography.

To view more of Lee's work visit his Instagram and give him an add to stay updated on all of his latest captures.



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