2015 Manchester, Vermont Town Meeting

2015 Manchester, Vermont Town Meeting

Vermont Town Meeting is an annual event that I enjoy photographing and participating in. While each town will see the same “usual suspects” in attendance, and a few new faces, you never know what hot topics, or controversies may arise. My text from 2014: Town Meeting… Never heard of it? Then you probably don’t live in Vermont. Every year, the first week of March, towns across the state of Vermont hold individual meetings where local officials are elected, budgets are decided, and appropriations are doled out. Most importantly, Town Meeting is…

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2015 Special Olympics of Vermont Penguin Plunge (Bennington, VT)

2015 Special Olympics of Vermont Penguin Plunge (Bennington, VT)

With plunge time temperatures hovering in the low single digits, FAHRENHEIT, brave plungers once again took to the icy water of Lake Paran in North Bennington, Vermont on January 31 to raise funds for the Special Olympics of Vermont. The North Bennington event is the first of three freezing events that are held throughout VT. Once again, safety and support for the event was provided by the North Bennington Fire Department Cold Water Support Team.  

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Town Meeting 2014 – “Somebody Has To Do It”

Town Meeting 2014 – “Somebody Has To Do It”

Town Meeting… Never heard of it? Then you probably don’t live in Vermont. Every year, the first week of March, towns across the state of Vermont hold individual meetings where local officials are elected, budgets are decided, and appropriations are doled out. Most importantly, Town Meeting is an opportunity for individuals to have their voice heard. This is the one chance a year where you can get up in front of your neighbors, and express to them why you agree, or often disagree with the planned future of the community. Unfortunately…

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NYC Workshops

NYC Workshops

I took a two day trip to New York City to attend the first Adorama TV Live! workshop featuring Gavin Hoey, a professional photographer who also dedicates a significant amount of time to sharing his knowledge with other photographers. Gavin spent the day teaching three different workshops. The first was primarily about Photoshop. The second focused on taking photos using a single speedlight, and finally, he presented a workshop that showcased some of his more popular shots from his YouTube series Take & Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey. The second session was…

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