Taken 18-May-13
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Dimensions5616 x 3744
Original file size2.79 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken18-May-13 12:58
Date modified20-May-13 17:09
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal length45 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure1/800 at f/8
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias-2/3 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePartial
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On Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May surfers made way for polo ponies as Watergate Bay hosted the seventh year of Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach. As well as top class polo matches and “how to play” demonstrations there was, live music, a Veuve Clicquot Champagne deck and The Beach Hut barbecue and bar.

On Saturday 18th May there was a race along the shore line between Dreya Bennett, the Veuve Clicquot world record breaking kite surfer and Andy Burgess on a polo pony.
On Sunday 19th May the The Devil’s Horsemen stunt team gave two Cossack horse displays.