A couple more portraits

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Captain Matt Martin, Bowling Green Fire Dept. Team portrait with Sammy Jo Hester, Connor Choate, and Peyton Hobson.

Nature on Saturday, March 1, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Molly Kaviar, 22, of Louisville, Ky. is an activist for the environment, civil rights, and other human rights. She is an organizer with WKU AID, promoter for I Love Mountains Day, and intern for Kentuckians for the Commonwealth. “I was raised this way,” she said. “It’s never been an option to not help bring change to the community.”

Nature on Saturday, March 1, 2013, in Bowling Green.

 

 

Dance Project

Rodeo on Friday, Feb. 7, 2013, in Bowling Green.

 

Dancers perform before the judges to try out for roles in The Dance Project on Friday, Feb. 8, 2014 at Gordon Wilson Hall in Bowling Green, Ky.

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Louisville freshman, Kaitlyn Fink rehearses her role for  ‘In the Beginning’ with Eliah Furlong in the Dance Project at Dance Arts on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2014.

Rodeo on Friday, Feb. 7, 2013, in Bowling Green.

 

 

 

Mayfield, Ky. junior, Jade Primicias falls to the floor as part of the choreography in the Dance Project tryouts.

Rodeo on Friday, Feb. 7, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Harrodsburg freshman, Lane French (left) talks to Louisville freshman, Kelby Auten as they wait for the results of the Dance Project tryouts at WKU’s Gordon Wilson Hall on Friday, Feb. 7, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

 

Dancers rehearse for the Dance Project at Dance Arts in Bowling, Green, Ky.

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Louisville freshman, Kaitlyn Fink rehearses her role for  ‘In the Beginning’  in the Dance Project at Dance Arts on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2014.

Rodeo Features

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Chris Russell of Loretto, Ky. takes a moment to himself before the Lone Star Championship Rodeo at the L.D. Brown Agricultural Exposition Center on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Oralee Madison, 6, of Crawford, Ky. blows a bubble with her gum backstage before her entrance for the National Anthem during the Lone Star Championship Rodeo at the L.D. Brown Agricultural Exposition Center on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Emma Collins, 6, of Livingston, Tenn., rides around in the field on her miniature horse, “Short Round” during the Lone Star Championship Rodeo at the L.D. Brown Agricultural Exposition Center on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Oralee Madison, 6, of Crawford, Ky. holds the American flag in the stadium for the National Anthem before the Lone Star Championship Rodeo at the L.D. Brown Agricultural Exposition Center on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

 

Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

 

Alex Hale of Hopkinsville, Ky. takes a moment to himself before the Lone Star Championship Rodeo at the L.D. Brown Agricultural Exposition Center on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Lighting

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I’m in a studio lighting class this semester. I’ll probably be posting more photos like this later on.

Rodeo on Friday, Feb. 14, 2013, in Bowling Green.

Adventure List

Nate Gawel holds his son, James Douglas Gawel on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at their home in Aurora. After 19-month-old J.D. was born with Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome, they created an "adventure list" of things to do together as a family. Nate, said they hoped he could be able to overcome anything with a strong name like James Douglas. They plan to take J.D. and their other son Connor to the Naperville Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning as the next thing to check off the list.

Nate Gawel holds his son, James Douglas Gawel on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at their home in Aurora. After 19-month-old J.D. was born with Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome, they created an “adventure list” of things to do together as a family. Nate, said they hoped he could be able to overcome anything with a strong name like James Douglas. They plan to take J.D. and their other son Connor to the Naperville Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning as the next thing to check off the list.

State swimming prelims

Swimmers warm up before the 100 yard butterfly event at the Illinois High School Association girls state swimming preliminaries at New Trier High School on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 in Winnetka. (Adam Wolffbrandt/Chicago Tribune)

Swimmers warm up before the 100 yard butterfly event at the Illinois High School Association girls state swimming preliminaries at New Trier High School on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 in Winnetka. (Adam Wolffbrandt/Chicago Tribune)

Libertyville High School sophomore Staci Herchenbach races in the 100 yard butterfly.

Libertyville High School sophomore Staci Herchenbach races in the 100 yard butterfly.

The swimmers take off from the platform during the 100 yard backstroke event.

The swimmers take off from the platform during the 100 yard backstroke event.

Marion Catholic High School junior Abby Kresal prepares to jump in the water for a warm up.

Marion Catholic High School junior Abby Kresal prepares to jump in the water for a warm up.

Bears v. Ravens

A man walks across the tarp covering the field before the NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago.

A man walks across the tarp covering the field before the NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago.

I got the opportunity to shoot the Bears v. Ravens game. It was cool to shoot NFL, but it really became more about the severe weather. With a two hour delay from the weather and the game going into overtime, it ended up being a very long day.

Chicago Bears defensive back Sherrick McManis (27) tries to take down Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Tandon Doss (17) during the first quarter.

Chicago Bears defensive back Sherrick McManis (27) tries to take down Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Tandon Doss (17) during the first quarter.

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) flies over Baltimore Ravens free safety Matt Elam (26) during the third quarter.

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) flies over Baltimore Ravens free safety Matt Elam (26) during the third quarter.

Baltimore Ravens strong safety James Ihedigbo's (32) helmet comes off as Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) goes in for a touchdown during the fourth quarter. The Bears won 23-20 in overtime with the Ravens.

Baltimore Ravens strong safety James Ihedigbo’s (32) helmet comes off as Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) goes in for a touchdown during the fourth quarter. The Bears won 23-20 in overtime with the Ravens.

Fans begin to clear the stands after severe weather forced them to shelter during the first quarter of the NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Baltimore Ravens.

Fans begin to clear the stands after severe weather forced them to shelter during the first quarter of the NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the Baltimore Ravens.

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Water rushes down the stadium stairs as fans take shelter underneath as they wait out severe weather.

Water rushes down the stadium stairs as fans take shelter underneath as they wait out severe weather.