I practiced my panning technique on a longboarding senior last weekend. Thought this was perfect for the theme this week:
This is one of the few where I actually got him in focus. I have a tough time with panning, but when you get a good shot, the background blur is really cool!
Panning is a lot of work, though, so I switched back to freezing motion instead:
Action shots are always such a challenge (for me), but so worth the effort.