Wrestling Districts at Utica High 2/5/14

Yesterday I covered wrestling districts at Utica High for C and G Newspapers ( candgnews.com ) This is only the third or fourth time I have covered wrestling since I started shooting for the GVSU Lanthorn in 2006. So suffice to say I am not familiar with all the nuances of the sport having not wrestled myself in high school. Needless to say the match … Continue reading Wrestling Districts at Utica High 2/5/14

Woods, Kites, Smiles, Laughs, and Deer Poop

Today was a fun assignment for the paper. I was assigned to photograph a nature camp at the Lloyd Stage Nature Center in Troy. When I arrived, the group was going on a nature walk. I quickly tried to get ahead of the group so that I would be able to capture the group walking towards me. Leader and naturalist Debbie Williams was leading the … Continue reading Woods, Kites, Smiles, Laughs, and Deer Poop

Youth Basketball

Today I shot my cousin max’s basketball game up at Troy High. It was the second to last game of their season. Shooting youth basketball is a lot different than shooting the Pistons, but has some similarities as well, because the same game is being played, just on different levels. I had to bump my ISO pretty high in the dimly lit gym, and certain … Continue reading Youth Basketball

Birmingham Seaholm Vs. Troy High Boys Water Polo

This evening I shot the Birmingham Seaholm and Troy High boys water polo game. I went because I wanted to see my cousin play, but as I can’t keep my hand off my camera, I went and took pictures as well. I am getting a little better at water polo, the lighting conditions aren’t great in most pools. Shooting at F 2.8 I still had … Continue reading Birmingham Seaholm Vs. Troy High Boys Water Polo