Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Modern Day Robin Hoods

While out flying my remote model airplanes at the local community center, a band of young archers showed up at the same field and set up for a Saturday of fun and practice.  It was an archery club with ages ranging from middle school to high school kids, but everyone looked like and dressed like they were professionals at aiming the bow and hitting the bulls eye.  

It so happened that one of the parents and her son came over to check out my model airplanes which gave me the opportunity to ask the instructor and parents if they didn't mind me photographing the day's festivities and posting the images online for future download.  So meet these modern day Robin Hoods.  You never know when the next photo op my be lurking around a bush.  

Enjoy!
Willie



























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Friday, April 8, 2016

April Wallace [Red Gate & Field]

Have you ever spotted a location in your travels and thought in your mind that it would be a perfect place to create some awesome photographs?  Well, for over 5 years I have travel passed the red gate in this series of images while en-route to my local gym and not taken the time to use it.  Well, I finally committed to using the location, so I called up my favorite model (April Wallace) and scheduled a late afternoon session.  I also made plans for another location (a field) just in case the lighting wasn't what I expected it to be at the gate.  April decided on the wardrobes she would wear and both locations yielded some great images that captured both my and her imagination.  I can now scratch off the red gate from my bucket list of locations.
 

 


 

 




 
 
 

 


 



 
 


Cameras:  Canon 5D with 24-105mm IS lens and Canon 30D with 70-200mm IS lens
NLE:  Adobe Lightroom, Adobe CS3, and Portraiture

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