Prom Night for London

What a transitional year for my family, mostly due to the maturation of my son London. He’s a high school junior. He just turned 17. He has a serious girlfriend. And he just went to his first prom. That young lady in the cover photo is Danielle and that was his date for that traditionally pivotal high school dance ceremony, this year at the Mellwood Arts Center. Continue reading “Prom Night for London”

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Prom Prep with Shelbie

This past Saturday, I got a chance to enter a new photo genre: prom prep. It was fun with our willing model Shelbie, who is totally beautiful, which you can see in the before and after photos above. I love that she was game for pretty much anything we did. It made my job much easier to just be able to shoot to my heart’s content. With what you’ll see, I think you’ll agree that she brought the pretty in a big way. Continue reading “Prom Prep with Shelbie”

A look back at the Waterfront Independence Festival

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A few weeks ago, when I was sharing tips on how to take great fireworks photos, I also lamented the loss of the Waterfront Independence Festival that used to occur every July 4th on the Great Lawn at Waterfront Park. Continue reading “A look back at the Waterfront Independence Festival”

What does Sigma Chi have to do with Cosmo?

Sigma Chi at Captain's Quarters by Tim Girton

Aside from the title of this article, probably not much. Except that I got a chance to cover both of their events earlier this week before I set foot in the New Kids on the Block show on Monday. Suffice to say, that was a big day. Continue reading “What does Sigma Chi have to do with Cosmo?”

A busy party weekend all over the Ville

John Luther and Hope Mott were among the many fans of the Zac Brown Band that came downtown to the KFC Yum! Center to see the in concert.
John Luther and Hope Mott were among the many fans of the Zac Brown Band.

Last weekend had party people jumping all over Louisville. On Thursday, the Zac Brown Band performed at the KFC Yum! Center and, while I didn’t get lucky enough to shoot the concert, Continue reading “A busy party weekend all over the Ville”

Celebrating Christmas the Louisville party way

Rodney Atkins in action.
Rodney Atkins in action.

When Louisville parties at Christmas, the town throws down and I find it an honor to take my camera and document the action. The action all weekend  varied with the venue and the theme Continue reading “Celebrating Christmas the Louisville party way”

A Cardinal win and the Christmas spirit

Stephen Van Treese with another rejection, this time on Bryant Allen.
Stephen Van Treese with another rejection, this time on Bryant Allen.

As you can see from this website, I live the photographic life. I’m lucky enough to document some of the best parts of Louisville and I love to do it. Yesterday, I spent part of the afternoon on the basketball court, documenting the Louisville Cardinals Continue reading “A Cardinal win and the Christmas spirit”

Eastern Europe, the DJ battle and the Cards

Every once in a while, my new party friends want me in a shot. I’m the bald one.

As a professional photographer, I’m blessed with admission to some of the coolest places in the Ville. The camera serves as an amazing passport as I witness the enormity of the good things in the city. On Saturday, Continue reading “Eastern Europe, the DJ battle and the Cards”

Happy Diwali and the Bull Riders

With the PBR in town, the mechanical bull proved even more popular than it already was.

When you think about communities with diverse celebrations, Louisville come to mind. This past weekend, I covered a party where Continue reading “Happy Diwali and the Bull Riders”