I just completed a photo shoot with NBA power forward, J.J. Hickman of the Portland Trail Blazers. The shoot occurred at the Zelnak Center, the practice facility at Georgia Tech.
Monthly Archives: August 2012
The sidelines were packed today with guys waiting their turn to play. No particular reason, it was just a nice day to play I guess. The weather was excellent, and the games progressed pretty fast. However, once the sun was out in full force, the sidelines began to empty. I stayed for a few games, […]
Another overcast Saturday. But, this time, I did not utilize flash or strobes. It was enough natural light to get by without it. We were able to get in several games before the rain started, literally without warning. While the fellas headed to their cars, I was left to collect my gear. Thankfully, no water […]
The morning session at DeShong Park was pretty much a wash out. It was drizzling when I normally head out, so I waited a few hours for the rain to subside. However, the fellas pushed on, and were wrapping up when I arrived later in the morning. So, I decided to return later in the […]
It was a gray, overcast morning at DeShong Park. The older guys like this type of weather, because you’re only left to deal with the humidity. Hot sun can drain you very quickly, but humidity just makes you sweat more. Having photographed most of these guys before, I wanted to try out some new things. […]
The Nikon 300 mm f/4 lens I rented for covering the Nike Girls Nationals in Augusta this past weekend, was a huge disappointment for shooting indoors. The lens was horribly slow and constantly had trouble locking focus in the dimly lit gyms. Although I was using strobes, the lens needed sufficient ambient light to focus […]