In episode one of ‘How to be a better Shot’, instructor Tom Payne gives Patrick Galbraith, editor of Shooting Times,  a step-by-step tutorial on how a gun works and eye dominance.  The pair go back to basics in order to help Patrick conquer crossers and master high birds.


Here’s how to become the Shot you’ve always wanted to be. Do you often head home after a day’s shooting with a pile of spent cartridges and not much to show for it? Follow our Shooting Times series in association with Hull Cartridges in which we go back to basics in order to help you conquer crossers, master high birds and get the most out of your days in the field.