While today's technology makes it far easier for an untrained archer to achieve a high rate of accuracy; there is nothing that compares with the satisfaction of mastering traditional archery. This is the ultimate benchmark for shooters reach. Anyone can shoot decently with telescopic sight, zero resistance rests, and a mechanical release. Becoming a competent traditional archer takes it beyond science and into the realm of art.
Archery, Arrows Arrow Flight — There is a critical distance at about 5 to 8 metres. If the arrow hits fetching end "up", the nocking point needs to be lowered, and if it hits tail end down, the nocking point needs to be raised.
Indian quiver and arrows. This quiver was a trophy from the Battle of Seringapatam on 4 May 1799, the culmination of a campaign against Tipu Sultan of Mysore in Southern India. It was presented to George III by Richard, Earl of Mornington, Governor General of India, in 1800. Supposedly taken from the bedroom of Tipu Sultan. The Royal Collection.
Beginners Archery - Basic Aim (2014)
A mounted archer wearing a Samurai warrior costume aims at a target during an annual “Yabusame,” or horseback archery festival, in Zushi, southwest of Tokyo, Japan,