Every now and then I like to post some personal work- these subjects are always near and dear to my heart and usually have to do with climbing, skiing or otherwise pursuing the beautiful mountains we live in! It takes a special breed to want to run up a 14er. But in case this weren’t enough, The Quandary Crusher is a running event up Quandary to 14,271 ft (4,350 m) that begins at 5pm on a Thursday in August. The weather, as past years have proven, can be a wildcard. But this year, it was the perfect Colorado summer evening and 30-some locals raced to the summit and back, with a new course record being set- an amazing 1 hour 21 minutes! I have known the organizer- local runner and all around athlete, Teague Holmes, since my first season in Summit County in 1998 and loved heading up on the course to snap a few frames… Here are a few to motivate you to join in on the fun next year! Athletes, please view the complete gallery here… Cheers!!
If you want to see more- check out this awesome video from local filmmaker Jesse Shoemaker: http://vimeo.com/96966117
The lack of recent blog activity has not been due to a lack of content, rather keeping up with all of the amazing weddings and portraits I have had the honor of photographing this summer. I couldn’t help but taking a moment to post this shot from Abby and Loren’s recent Arapahoe Basin wedding. It really sums it all up. The beauty of the mountains, the romance, the love… More posts to come soon from this season’s work!