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shooting

The discharging of a firearm, usually understood to mean with an intent to kill another or oneself.
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Another did not remember calling his wife just prior to being involved in a shooting.
Some of the shots were very carefully set up and clearly composed but a lot was actually shot hand held, which made shooting during the really cold weather a lot easier than it would have been if we had had to set everything up on a tripod.
My shotgun shooting wasn't too great, but the gun was borrowed, and that's always a good excuse.
Williams's March 5 shooting spree from his school's tiled bathroom dredged up memories of the Columbine massacre, in which 15 were killed two years ago this month.
Without that, the best aiming and shooting technique don't have a chance.
Forget about Marilyn Manson--the endless media coverage of the mass grieving over the school shootings in Littleton, Colorado, may have contributed more to the shooting by that fifteen-year-old Georgia boy.
The March 24, 1998 schoolyard shooting in Jonesboro left four girls and a teacher dead and 10 others injured.
It is said to provide real-time dynamic control of melt pressure by shooting into a cavity filled with pressurized gas and instrumented with transducers.
Whenever shooting, make sure participants wear proper armguards and finger protectors.
Photographers who participated in shooting a day's activities throughout the world for AT&T, Levi Strauss, Hewlett-Packard and Beckman Instruments ranged from world-famous pros to talented amateurs and students looking forward to a career in professional photography.
From its retro "wet black matte finish," leather-toned grip and the detailed knurling and analog-style "click-click" of the camera's top side ISO Speed Dial and Shooting Mode Dial, to the stylish metallic accents of the body's aluminum-finish parts and metallic-finish bayonet ring, this PowerShot G7 conveys a sense of "camera-ness" rarely encountered in the world of digital photography.
Young was fouled by Collison while shooting a 3-pointer in the right corner.