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Cracker Day Rodeo

Overnight showers lead to muddy conditions during the 55th annual Cracker Day Rodeo at the Lee County Posse Arena in North Fort Myers, FL. While the bulls belonged to the big boys…  the youngsters had their hands full riding sheep … Continue reading

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It’s A Slam Dunk!

Literally…  Check out this really cool Slam Dunk contest video that I shot last night for the Fort Myers News-Press. There are some amazing dunks!!  Plus, you can see some of the still images as well: http://www.news-press.com/media/cinematic/gallery/77692038/slam-dunk-contest-at-city-of-palms/

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Best of Photojournalism

I recently had the pleasure of working behind the scenes of the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA)’s Best of Photojournalism (BOP) 2014 Contest Award Show & Education Festival in West Palm Beach, FL. My wife Angel & I spent two … Continue reading

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The real “Anchorman” – Mort Crim

The movie “Anchorman 2″ starring Will Ferrell was just released.  Along with the Hollywood buzz about the movie and its stars, there has been a renewed interest in the man who inspired the Ron Burgundy character.  And that man is … Continue reading

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So, God Made a Professional Photographer…

The most talked about Super Bowl commercial this year was undoubtedly Dodge’s “So, God Made a Farmer.”  But what made this commercial stand out? Well… instead of using the surefire marketing trifecta (of babes, beasts or babies), humor, or overwhelming … Continue reading

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Zunino – Third Pick in MLB Draft

University of Florida catcher Mike Zunino made history when he was the third overall player picked in the 2012 MLB draft.  Zunino, who was drafted by the Seattle Mariners, was the highest drafted baseball player in UF history. Mike celebrated … Continue reading

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2012 University of Florida – Hall of Fame

Congratulations to the athletes newly inducted in to the University of Florida’s Hall of Fame.  The 2012 class includes:  Alex Brown (football);  Hazel Clark Riley (track & field):  Kristen Guise (gymnastics);  Udonis Haslem (basketball);  Jeff Morrison (tennis);  Stephanie Nickitas (tennis); … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

I am now back in the good ole US of A!  I need to catch up on some sleep and on some work that has piled up while I was gone.  Then I will post some more photos and stories … Continue reading

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Haitians in need – A first person account

I asked Gregg to send me a blurb with some photos about what he is experiencing in Haiti.  Here is Gregg – in his own words… I have seen lots of poverty…from the Philippines to South Africa to India.  However, … Continue reading

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Habitat For Humanity in Haiti

Gregg has been photographing the Carter Projects since 1999.  He loves Habitat for Humanity because it is not about giving houses away to people, but houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans.  The homeowners’ … Continue reading

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