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11/28/2013 10:16:05 AM · #1
Shooting from wheelchair height
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If you not in wheelchair find something to sit on that is more a less same height
11/28/2013 10:39:31 AM · #2
Love it.

Hey Doc, you get that mount figured out yet?
11/28/2013 10:42:24 AM · #3
Still getting used to that height. Come on Doc your fellow
South african challenges you!
11/28/2013 10:53:10 AM · #4
I like this idea!
11/28/2013 10:55:27 AM · #5
Sandy, I wasn't aware that you too had a new perspective on the world... Sorry to hear that, but it sounds like you're taking it rather well.

I thought this was a good idea, but now I think it's a marvelous idea.
11/28/2013 11:44:38 AM · #6
Thanks cory, iam starting to walk a bit with a walker but I lost so much weight after drs misdiagnosed hert spasms as back pain something like 20 kgs in 8 months. i eventually had a congestive coronary failure and they put a stent in the left ventricle. But as I am so thin my legs mostly dont want to support me. i look anorexic but am not. Trying to set some goals for incntives.
11/28/2013 01:52:36 PM · #7
I hope you get better soon, now that you have the blood back to your heart again.
This sounds like a great idea for a challenge, or even a side challenge.
One of my good friends, Ian Sands, who lives locally, is a photographer and has lived with a scooter for about half of his adult life. He broke his neck diving off a boat in the Bahamas, near his hometown. He is fighting it and winning though. He can now take a few steps with a walker.
ETA, His wrists are not strong enough to use a DSLR, but he does very well with a good point n' shoot.

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11/28/2013 03:20:35 PM · #8
I can't remember what her username was here, but this young woman does all of her shooting from a wheelchair, and she's really, really good. Awards and the whole nine yards! Here's her website:
mayaanziv.com
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