‘Don’t stand, don’t stand so, don’t stand so close to me’

October 15: "Close to the action" There's a lot to getting a good sports shot. Of course you need access to the field, but there's a lot more. You have to anticipate where the action will be. Prepare your gear to capture the action. Follow the action all the way to the end - even… Continue reading ‘Don’t stand, don’t stand so, don’t stand so close to me’

Taking care of business, or, you can take this job and shove it

October 7: Sometimes it ain't easy being a keeper. Admittedly, First Flight varsity soccer are a good offensive team. Well-coached and a very attack-driven offense. And the result of their constant attacks is that the keeper of the opposing team is often busy, very busy, OK, I mean very, very, busy. The keeper for Northeastern… Continue reading Taking care of business, or, you can take this job and shove it

Cross-over sports during the First Flight vs Camden County football game

October 4: Jump ball. For a moment I thought that I was a basketball game watching the tip off or a rebound under the boards. Instead it was a very well defended pass by two Camden Co. defenders as they went high to try and bat the ball away from the intended First Flight receiver.… Continue reading Cross-over sports during the First Flight vs Camden County football game

“When you come to a fork in the road, take it.” Yogi Berra

October 2: Help me understand (caution: photographer griping-zone ahead). Yogi Berra had a lot of great sayings. He was either a philosopher or a very confused ball player that got plunked a little too often. One of my favorite Yogism is "the place is so popular that nobody goes there anymore." There's a lot of… Continue reading “When you come to a fork in the road, take it.” Yogi Berra