I was super excited to be able to shoot the Clemson vs Wofford game on Sat 09/05/15. In fact, I was so excited I couldn’t sleep at all the night before. I have to laugh at myself for getting so nervous, but it’s true those butterflies still flutter in my tummy. It was a beautiful, sweltering SC day to have the opening season game. The pending rain was kind enough to wait until after the game was over. After I set myself up in the dungeon of a media room and got over my camera and lens envy, (more…)
“The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quite alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature. As longs as this exists, and it certainly always will, I know that then there will always be comfort for every sorrow, whatever the circumstances may be. And I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.”
― Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl (more…)
Last night I had the privilege to shoot at the USC vs UT game. It was so much fun being in a stadium full of crazy fans supporting their team. Just the cheering alone sent chills down my spine. It often fascinates me that a group of people can united in one effort and cause so much energy.
Lawrdy, the media room was like being in a china store when I was little and my mom would say, “don’t touch anything, only look.” I had to fight the urge to grab ahold of those 600mm lenses and Pro cameras and just play with them. (more…)
Ok, Truth be told this last week was a little difficult to stay motivated for my upcoming bike trip. I’d much rather start planning for my CA trip I will be taking in Nov. At the moment a photo trip sounds a lot less taxing physically than riding a bike down the coast of the Carolinas… Whenever I start talking myself out of something or allow fear, self-doubt, and others to get inside my head, I usually read (more…)
Here are a few images of around Charleston that I took last year. I will be riding through a few of these places on my Head to Head trip. It will be different not having my camera with me. It won’t be as good but I have to keep telling myself this is a bike trip! I will have to settle with my iPhone and a point-and-shoot.