I was lucky enough to photograph the Rolex World Cup Show Jumping Finals tonight. It was thrilling and exhausting, it’s hard getting those horses over the jumps from the photographers pits. Whew! Show Jumping is a adrenaline rush. The audience ohhhs and ahhhs in unison as a rail comes down or a rider has a run out, then break out in spontaneous applause when the pair recover and jump the next fence. The winner of tonight’s competition was the American born Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum of Germany riding her super horse Shutterfly. The pair have won several World Cup titles. Wish she were still riding for America!
- Start of the Summer Fun May 29, 2013As my horse show season winds down in the hot and humid south it is just getting under way in other parts of the country. I’m headed out to shoot shows in Colorado, California, Oregon, and Massachusetts over the next … Continue reading →reephoto
- Start of the Summer Fun May 29, 2013