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View 340: Day at the New York State Fair

The 2014 edition of the New York State Fair is now underway.  Fairs are chock full of photo opportunities and this one is a gold mine.  Here are a few of my photo treasures from just one day there. This … Continue reading

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Ride and Slide

A couple of years ago, I showed you the Slide portion of the CNY Reining Horse Association’s Ride and Slide competition at the NY State Fairground’s Coliseum arena. Thought I would show you the Ride part from this year’s show. … Continue reading

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Barrel Racing at the Fair

This is my fourth year of photographing the New York State Fair Barrel Racing Championship event.  Barrel racing is an exciting horse riding event where rider and horse circumvent around three empty 55 gallon barrels arranged in a triangle.  The … Continue reading

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View 121: Prime Real Estate

Before I get to this week’s View, I want to explain how it came about.  All week long the weather forecasts were calling for cold and rain with some wet snow mixed in over the entire weekend.  I had been … Continue reading

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