Archive for February, 2010

Snowflake and Inga~Lami

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

Today I went over to Baker Park in the southwest metro to photograph a pair of cross country ski races. These were 10.7K races, the Snowflake for men and the Inga~Lami for women. I now more fully understand that there is a tradition of costumes for the women’s race. As I was standing out on […]

Snowshoeing

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

Pat has been doing a fair amount of snowshoeing this winter, and today she decided it would be a good idea to take some photographs. Temperatures were in the low 30’s, sun was shining brightly and there was no wind – couldn’t have asked for better conditions. Here are a few shots – Pat standing […]

Kneehigh

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

Tonight Pat and I went to the Guthrie to see the Kneehigh Theatre’s production of “Brief Encounter” by Noel Coward. This was a truly ingenious production, working in portions of the 1945 movie version of the play. This may well have been the best night of theater we’ve had.

City of Lakes Loppett

Sunday, February 7th, 2010

Today I was over in Minneapolis to photograph the City of Lakes Loppett. There were actually 3 cross country ski events today, a 10K tour, a 25K classic race and a 33K freestyle race. This year I decided to photograph the race at Brownie Lake, just “upstream” from Cedar Lake, where I photographed the race […]

Winter Sports Trifecta

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

Today I had the opportunity to photograph three winter sports. This morning I was over at the Long Lake Regional Park in New Brighton to photograph the Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle. A few photos from this morning can be seen on the web here. In the afternoon, I was in Minneapolis where I photographed bicycle […]