Sainte Marie de la Mer – Early morning. This trip I wanted to show how graceful these majestic animals are when they glide through the air. The way I had chosen to do this was by showing the movement in their legs. I also decided to shoot blurs for my wild horse art. I told everyone around me I was going to be shooting blurs, the reactions were mixed, however. They gave me frowns but did not pay much mind to it.
After photographing for days and nights; 3 days or so had passed and I had nothing to show for it. It was very difficult to keep the eyes of the horses sharp enough while still blurring the legs. I started to question my ability to achieve blurs as a result. Consequently, I began to question my capabilities as an image-maker.
Everyone around me had started to call me the “master blur.” “Ejaz, The Master blur,” they would also say and laugh. Honestly, I hated it so much. As the days passed and as the end of the trip also came closer, my nerves were shot. But I kept a smile on my face, pretending to be in total control. The fact was I was in a panic, so much so that on my second last day I decided to get a massage.
The Story Behind This Wild Horse Art
My mind kept saying “give it up, Ejaz, give it up just go back to shooting the regular way.” I was so tormented with the title ” master blur.”
The next morning, I was a little more calm, as we were photographing two stallions sparring. Firstly, they were not running which meant no blurs. Boy was I relieved. As we waited for them to spar one of the horses just took off, he didn’t want to spar; he wanted to run free. I wanted to run free also, free from the word BLUR. Seeing him run away, suddenly something came over me, I didn’t care about the result (a blur). I did what I felt to have fun and be in the moment, as soon as I let go and started to enjoy the moment it came to me, I landed up with this blur.
It’s so funny how animals have taught me lessons. He wanted to run free and also be at the moment. I wasn’t able to be Free because I was running after a result and I was not in the moment.
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This horse was so powerful when he ran I could clearly see he was the alpha male.
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Bring the best of nature onto your walls through Ejaz Khan Earth’s unique prints. Ejaz has traveled around the world, often in arduous conditions, to capture magnificent animals in their natural habitat. Each photograph tells a story, and each photograph evokes inspiration, emotion and thought. If you have questions about purchasing the prints, please message us below.
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Our prints are so unique, like the biting horse, the yawning puma, and the musk oxen butting heads, you will never see them any other place in the world.
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