A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County
Yearly Archive for 2011
St. Joseph of Trumbull v. Fairfield Warde. Gotta love the Nikon D3s for sports. This was shot through a heavy chain link fence, in the fog, at great distance across the diamond. My first good shot of the young season.
Stamford High School’s Chelsea Sciarretta is this years recipient of the Allyson Rioux award, which is given to the most outstanding senior female high school athlete in Stamford. She is photographed at the softball field at Stamford High School on Tuesday. Read Dave Ruden’s Overtime blog post: HERE
“Rose” the Bulldog patiently waits to go for a walk in Mianus River Park on opening day of trout season. I spent an hour and a half in the park today and saw more dogs than fishermen.
While walking through Mianus River park on opening day of trout season I came across this scene. It raises the age-old question: “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?”
ABOVE: The parking lot of the former Brooks Pharmacy on Hope Street in Stamford has been turned into a very occasional street sale. I stopped by quickly today but I wasn’t in the market for any Virgin Mary figurines today.
Mimi, the mascot of AMEC Carting in Norwalk, wears a reflective vest and hardhat outside the recycling center. Everyone loves dogs in hats.
Governor Dannel Malloy conducts a press conference with Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman to announce his budget revisions at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford on Thursday. Read Advocate political reporter Brian Lockhart’s blog post: HERE
TOP: Models don the latest in shoe styles. CENTER: Emma Kelly, 8, practices her catwalk spin. ABOVE: Regine Azor strikes a pose as she waits for her cue. The models were photographed with the iPhone hipstamatic app in various stages of preparation for Trinity Catholic High School’s annual prom fashion show, “Moonlight in Morocco.” The Read More
Former Federal Reserve Chairman, Paul Volcker addresses the audience at the Family Centers’ Business Breakfast at the Stamford Plaza Hotel and Conference Center on Tuesday. I caught this shot as Volcker looked down at his notes during the event. As the morning concluded Volcker took questions from the audience. A few men stood at their Read More
A ball python cozies up to Ali Cohen during Sunday Hebrew School at Friendship Circle of Fairfield County in Stamford. Friendship Circle is a Jewish organization for children with special needs, exotic animals are regular guests at the Sunday education classes.