‘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’

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

It’s so crazy that all the old people are my age

September 29: All gone in a blink of an eye. I went and shot my first Middle School football game of the season. It was a BEAUTIFUL day. Earlier, a front had passed through the area and the air was cool and crisp. Just perfect for football. I do enjoy shooting Middle School sports. I… Continue reading It’s so crazy that all the old people are my age

News Flash! EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it!

September 25: This story is big, really big. High School football on a "Friday Night under the lights" is a big deal all across America. It's no different here on the Outer Banks of NC. And when you add a long-time, "cross-town" rivalry to the mix, well, a Friday Night under the lights can be… Continue reading News Flash! EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it!

Daily sports photo #357

August 28: Ah, the excitement of youth! A scene played out over and over, and over, every Friday night across the US. High school football players bursting through a banner held up by cheerleaders, screaming with abandon, and harboring the hopes that they'll secure a win for their school. Certainly a picture of Americana. Unfortunately… Continue reading Daily sports photo #357