I meant to do that.

October 29: Whoops. Sometimes I'm able to catch some spectacular shots. Athletes showcasing incredible talent and skills. Athleticism, that if I han't caught it with my camera you would never believe my story. And of course there are times when my shots make the blooper reels. Candidates for "America's Funniest Home Photos." Unfortunately, such was… Continue reading I meant to do that.

Football, it’s not just for Friday nights anymore.

October 27: Little men playing a big man's game. Friday night under the lights is an iconic American event. High School football being playing across this big country. Wooden bleachers, cheerleaders, marching bands. Here locally, at least, there's also Middle School football. And when it comes to cross-town rivalries, it's a big thing. Manteo and… Continue reading Football, it’s not just for Friday nights anymore.

“Alas poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio”

October 24: A petunia by any other name... Once again I took a photo and immediately saw something else. This time I b edumacated. Who remembers having to read those lines in school? Until next post be kind, be safe, and go find out "What Light Through Yonder Window Breaks?" Please subscribe to the blog… Continue reading “Alas poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio”

“In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary” – Aaron Rose

October 23: Wow, what a concept. Yes, what a concept, photographing a football game during the day, in Light!!! ISO 100 baby!!! The word “photography” literally means “drawing with light”. The word is derived from the Greek words phōtós meaning “light”, and graphê meaning “drawing or writing”. So if LIGHT is the cornerstone of photography,… Continue reading “In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary” – Aaron Rose

‘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’