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Ren, that's wrong...it took me 8 miles of tape to get a few of those shots...



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Thanks for sharing these videos, Dwayne. Very inspirational for me. A couple of questions if you don't mind. You obviously don't string walk but anchor very high, is that called the "gun barreling" method? Do you gap to compensate for varying distances? Thanks a bunch. I may have to try emulating you.
Yes, I basicly gunbarrell right down the arrow shaft...at less than 20 I hold a 4" gap low at 23-30 I hold in the center of the X at 31-32 I hold 4" high of the X at 35 I stack a shaft which equals about an 9" gap high.

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Jim, that's a Canon SX510HS...it was $269 at Wally World...they had it on sale for $199 ALOT of camera for the money...


Tony...yes I've almost always had more of a dead release..probably from a lack of form.
Your hand should slide back a touch..and mine does every now and again...LOL


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Awesome !! i think we need more guys putting trad,longbow,selfbow and RU 3-D shooting on youtube. Get it out there guys . Great videos Dewayne but your still ugly hahahahahahahaha!
Larry, don't forget....Fred called Esther ugly too!!!

Jus sayin'

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Are you Aiming - I mean a high anchor like that is cheating - you should be using the force.

Nice shooting gallery
Matt, OK...I confess I'm a cheater!!!

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Larry, I think you would make a great spokesperson for the Trad Worlds...and Dimmer being wardrobe and makeup would make Hollywood jealous...



Seriously I plan on bringing it to the TW and doing quite a bit of shooting of the shoot downs and such.


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Dewayne, even though I'm enjoying great success right now with string walking, your videos have piqued my interest with this technique and I would like to try it - if for nothing else, for the fun of it and for developing another weapon in my inventory. So with that said, how do you anchor? Are you using your thumb behind your jaw bone? What facial feature(s) are you referencing off? Did you drop the third finger and only releasing with two? Thanks for sharing any info.
Beer I simply bring my middle finger back to the corner of my mouth and my nose is tucked up under the very end tip of my feather...I don't totally drop my third finger but it has very little pressure on it once I reach anchor.

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Thanks guys I think we will have several cameras going in Cloverdale and hopefully can get some group pics to post on here and a few other sites.

Cant wait...2 weeks!!!



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Thanks for those Dewayne. I'd like to get my anchor up a little higher but find it uncomfortable with no place for my thumb - what do you do with your thumb? Is it behind and under you jaw? Thanks.
To be honest Im not 100% sure I would think it would be laying on the outside of my jaw definitely not under or behind.

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Kenn, I heard that IBO changed the rules about having a camera on the course...I wasn't planning on taking it and recording pics or videos on the course but before and after along with the shoot downs,scoreboards and just the general public.


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Thanks for posting the videos, I am new to traditional and I tried this and liked it, felt like I was truly aiming instead of guessing, improved immediately but in fairness there was a lot of room for improvement!
Glad it helped...we've all got room for improvement...one arrow at a time.

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