Saturday, January 14, 2012

NISD Girls Soccer Showcase - Churchill vs East Central

More soccer in the these games.  This was one of the early games in the Northside Independent School District's Girls Soccer Showcase with the Churchill Chargers vs East Central.

The complete gallery may be seen at

Monday, January 9, 2012

TMI Soccer vs John Paul II (Corpus Christi)

Sports in daylight, not at night, not in a gym, not in the Alamodome, but actually out in the sun. Yes, it can be contrasty, but TMI has a great facility and it was a beautiful day.... now if I could just get TMI to play in their wonderful orange shirts. ;-)

Here's a sample of the intensity of the game.  You can see the entire gallery at

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

The value of memories...

While I often wonder why I continue to spend so much time and money shooting sports on spec, often to hear that a $6 print is just too much to pay for a great action photo of someone's child that may never occur again, that probably looks even better at 8x10 or larger, I run across something like this.... I just wish I could be as articulate with my customers in explaining the value of memories...


With most professional photographers having to deal with the fact that everyone has a camera and the resulting commoditization of the industry, this letter from a customer to her photographer is not only poignant, but also insightful:

Don't forget the read the follow-up post: