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Fun in the rain
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Posted By: Arpe, 06-27-2010, 05:12 PM

We've had a lot of rain. The rugby players don't mind-

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Should've titled it "mud wrestling"!
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more like pain in the rain... much more macho than i !!! great captures !! dave m
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QuoteOriginally posted by timo4352 Quote
Should've titled it "mud wrestling"!
"Mud wrestling" and "Rugby" are synonyms. Sometimes more mud, sometimes less. Same "game"...

Nice captures, Arpe. I suggest that you water the grass if it hasn't rained. The mud definitely adds to the images.

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I like the second one withe dry mud. Good times!
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Nice one Arpe. In the first shot you really see how much water there is. Good to have a weather sealed camera.
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Nice shots of the mud action. dedicated bunch there, better to stand on sidelines and shoot
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Yeah, even though I had a bag over the camera and lens (Sigma lens) the camera still gets quite wet on the back, it's great not to have to worry about it.

Scott - it gets pretty cold on the sidelines, those guys are probably warmer than me!

That particular ground is always muddy, so I knew what I was in for.

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