i always try to control my breathing. when a buck steps out my hear almost jumps out of my chest, im breathing like im giving birth, and im shaking like a leaf. taking deliberate slow long breaths will steady ur shot.
I know what you mean! For me its the same thing, nomatter what I'm hunting, when I killed my first turkey I dont even remember pulling the trigger. I guess thats whjy we do this, for the rush!
Live to hunt, Hunt to live
First of all if its an buck dont look at the horns at the time of the shot then make sure its going to be a clear shot take a breath and for me before I pull the trigger I exhel and it stops the shaking do that and let it fly.
There it sits. Alone and forgotten in a desk drawer or maybe in the bottom of your hunting pack. The lowly compass. Primarily initially replaced by the hand held GPS and now even by the new “smart” cell phones that include GPS, electronic compass – even real time imaging on aerial maps! Once the friend of every hunter and now the companion of few. It is not glamorous or glitzy, that is for sure… no bells and no whistles. Aaaaah, but let’s not rush to forget our...