2018 North American Youth Championships | Photography

2018 North American Youth Championships | Photography

Last year’s Youth Championships (then known as Young Riders) was the first event where I really felt like photography was something I had a passion for. Now, a year later, I’ve upgraded some of my gear, have many more shows under my camera strap, and have found that photographing events is my favorite part of my job.  Continue reading “2018 North American Youth Championships | Photography”

Vermont Summer Festival | Photography

Vermont Summer Festival | Photography

When you’re in New England, what is a better way to spend a sunny Saturday than driving up to the Vermont Summer Festival? There isn’t! Before my summer schedule got busy with work traveling, a group of friends and I headed north, to the green mountains, for one of the Festival’s weekly grand prix classes. Continue reading “Vermont Summer Festival | Photography”

Snap, Crackle, Pop!

Snap, Crackle, Pop!

For as long as I’ve had Ax, he has seen the chiropractor at least once a year (lucky horse!), but after last winter’s Mystery Lameness and the muscle atrophy that came with it, I made him an appointment with a highly recommended vet who includes acupuncture as part of the process. Since then, Ax has been on a six- to eight-week schedule to get his body popped back into place and act as a horsey pincushion. Because he’d been done numerous times before, I knew the magic that chiropractic work did and that Ax responded well to it; what I didn’t know was how in-depth you could look at the horse when combining it with acupuncture. Continue reading “Snap, Crackle, Pop!”

NHHJA Summer Festival | Photography

NHHJA Summer Festival | Photography

The last post on this blog about NHHJA’s annual Summer Festival was a recap of my favorite show of the year. This year, with a semi-retired-ish horse at home and an overall lack of showing funds, my only job at the show was to support the riders I knew and hopefully get some good photos. Continue reading “NHHJA Summer Festival | Photography”