The editors of American Airlines in-flight magazine, American Way, asked me to shoot for their feature on Lexington which was just recently published. As a native and long-time resident, I already knew how great this city is. I also knew that there are many new restaurants and an exploding craft brew market. I didn’t realize […]
A couple of friends alerted me to this breathtaking phenomenon taking place at Hamburg Pavilion shopping center in Lexington. Thousands of migrating purple martins seem to come from nowhere as they look for a place to roost in the trees in Lexington , Ky. Monday August 11, 2014. Over 10,000 purple martins, mixed in with […]
Early in summer when geese enter their no-fly moult, Rocky Pritchert gathers volunteers and employees of the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources for two weeks of bird-banding throughout the state.
Another May, another Derby. I counted them up this year for the first time: this was my 18th Derby. Whew.
California Chrome and his jockey handed all the photographers their perfect finish photo this year. Thanks Victor Espinoza!
Kentucky fans sure like to celebrate when their Cats win. This time, in similar fashion to the 2012 tournament, fans on State Street in Lexington poured out of their houses to party in the streets.
I had the privilege of photographing 8 mares ahead of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale. These mares, who had extremely successful careers at racing, will go through the auction ring at Keeneland in early November and will likely be at the top of the sales charts. They include Groupie Doll, Awesome Maria, Diamondrella, Daisy […]
Just as fireworks from Commonwealth Stadium celebrating UK’s victory over Alabama State bounced off the low clouds over Lexington, students and faculty created their own light display as they poured molten iron into wooden casts.
From the University of Kentucky game against the 7th-ranked University of Louisville on Saturday.
Here is a little Monday morning quarterbacking after The Ravens Superbowl victory and a long night of disappointing commercials. It took me a few 4th downs to recover my appetite after the sloppy GoDaddy kiss. But finally late into the evening, Paul Harvey’s voice, paired with stunning (mostly) still photographs, made me again stop munching […]
The sunrise battle at Perryville never fails to make for great imagery. My third trip there, this time for the 150th anniversary, did not disappoint. Below are the collections of the photos from my three visits to the Battle of Perryville’s Civil War reenactment. Battle of Perryville: 2012 – Images by David Stephenson I particularly […]