Month: May 2007

May 18, 2007


Day 4 of video training. Yesterday I left the house at 7am, and got home at 11:30 PM, I am whipped. After driving my daughter’s car all week, I woke up this morning and Billy Bob and two large pools of fluids on my driveway, one oil and one antifreeze. Back to the yard for him : (

May 17, 2007


Day 3 of video training. We have two assignments, one due today, a feature on an employee of the paper. This is a photograph of one of my four team members, “Michael Moore” shooting something to go with that feature (the one of the woman who works in the building)…. this training set-up seems to be made to make four co-workers want to kill each other. There is a lot of STRESS shooting and editing on deadline. I am really starting to miss the old wet darkroom : (

May 13, 2007

Freddie Adu and the US under-20 national team visits Rochester.
Ironman training last week – Felt great and had a huge week. Just a little over 12 hours total training. 22 miles running, 92 miles on the bike and 6900 yards swimming. Next week is a recovery week… time to catch up on chores!

May 10, 2007


Driving home from work, I pass my favorite car wash and see this guy washing “his winter project,” a 1951 Farmall tractor, he restored over the winter. This was also the first time I can remember having to explain to a subject what my POD is and why I wanted to take his picture… just think about it, a stranger stops, and asks to take your picture, for his “Picture A Day.” It is much easier saying, “I’m with the newspaper…”