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Costumed Cross 18

The Cyclocross Crusade Halloween races in Bend are a staple of the annual series. It’s been a few years since I last photographed this colorful, wacky event, so I was eager to revisit it and look for some different shots than I’ve come back with […]

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Beer Yoga

While beer generally pairs well with most things in life, I was skeptical how it would go with something requiring balance and flexibility like yoga. Nevertheless, I was excited to photograph Bend Beer Yoga for 1859 Magazine, and see what happens when you mix drinking […]

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Rubbish Renewed 2016

One of my favorite Central Oregon events to photograph, the Rubbish Renewed Eco Fashion Show, returned for a sixth year of models strutting the runway in unique and imaginative creations. The fundraiser for REALMS Charter School invites students, adults, and businesses to design and model […]

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Memorial Day weekend

I’m so far behind editing and sharing photos from the past few months, the next several posts will be far from timely. I’ll catch up, bear with me…to start, here’s a look at how I spent my Memorial Day weekend (a few holidays ago now). […]

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Sunrise, Fort Rock

Slowly catching up on a backlog of photos to edit…thought I’d share a few from assignments and outings of the past month or so. I’ll start with a few from Easter Sunday. I returned to Fort Rock for the annual sunrise service. Held at the […]

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Splash

I needed a wetsuit last weekend with all the events I photographed involving people running, jumping, and swimming through various bodies of water. The Polar Plunge, part of a statewide event raising money for Special Olympics, brought out costumed participants who didn’t mind taking a […]

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Rubbish Renewed

It’s refreshing to get the chance to spend some time on an assignment without having to rush off to another. Especially when there’s visual opportunities and some freedom to explore. I enjoyed this rare occurrence when a local charter school held a fundraising eco fashion […]

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Costumed Cross Crusade

Costumed Cross Crusade

Cyclocross races usually provide some great opportunities for visuals. Add a bunch of wacky Halloween costumes to the mix, and it becomes an almost visual overload. Despite the cold and rain, festive spectators and racers came out in force for Cross Crusade’s costume race this […]

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Start to Finish

Start to Finish

The past month has been packed with a variety of endurance races in Central Oregon. I’ve spent my weekends following athletes attacking the courses of triathlons, half marathons, criteriums, 5ks, mountain bike races, and cycling stage races. I’ve been challenging myself to find and photograph […]

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Pond Skimming

Pond Skimming

Mt. Bachelor ended the season with their annual Pond Skimming championships on Memorial Day weekend. Contestants ski or snowboard down a stretch of hill and try to clear the icy-cold waters awaiting them at the bottom. With points for style, best wipeout, and costume, this […]

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Costumed Cross

Costumed Cross

The Old Mill District in Bend was recently transformed into cyclocross central for the two-day Halloween Cross Crusade races. Sunday’s races featured competitors decked out in Halloween costumes of all varieties, most of which, I might add, were pretty creative and/or elaborate. Being new to […]

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