BetterPhoto.com - Become a better photographer today!
EMAIL:
PASSWORD:
remember me:     
     


Photo Discussion

To participate in the Forum, become a BetterPhoto member or Sign In.

 
Psousaphonics in PSpicify
  Psousaphonics in PSpicify
Psousaphonics in PSpicify

---
Bill and I covered the Temple University Football Team's "Media Night" event last Wednesday. It was held outdoors at the XFinity Live bar/restaurant (Across the road from the "Linc" and Citizens Bank stadiums) and featured fan autograph opportunities with all the players, with BRILLIANT entertainment by the amazing marching band, cheerleaders, and drum majorette.
--
Of course no media night could be complete without a Dunk-the-Hooter Girl tank!
-----
The tuba players had just "broken in" their brand new, shiny silver sousaphones, each weighing in at about 50 pounds. There were about 25 of them playing and dancing for HOURS!
---
It was a grand and enormously fun night for us.
----

© Michelle Alton
Canon EOS 7D Digit...
 
 
 
frank w. degenhardt
BetterPhoto Member
Contact frank
frank's Gallery

member since: 6/28/2007
    You have been blessed to be able to take in o many amazing events and you have the talent to bring out some of the most beautiful parts of the events to us. I love the way you composed this picture, the pov, the sounds of the marching band ringing in our ears. Gorgeous, vivid colors, love that treatment. Another beautiful addition to a most enjoyable gallery to visit my friend.

8/25/2012 5:14:48 AM

 
Michelle Alton
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Michelle
Michelle's Gallery

member since: 5/3/2007
 

The photo ID altered itself midstream again. Here's Mary Beth's uplifting remark:
---

Mary Beth Aiello
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Mary Beth
Mary Beth's Gallery
mary-beth-aiello-photography.com

member since: 12/19/2006 Love, love, love this, Michelle. Straight into my faves. Winner all the way.

8/25/2012 5:12:17 AM

8/25/2012 5:19:36 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Excellent capture and info Michelle!!

8/25/2012 5:21:33 AM

 
Antonio Amen
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Antonio
Antonio's Gallery

member since: 9/15/2005
 

Nice photo, good description

8/25/2012 5:52:43 AM

 
Leslie McLain
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Leslie
Leslie's Gallery

member since: 5/7/2007
 

Very cool capture, Michelle. Looks it was a fun evening.

8/25/2012 7:42:15 AM

 
rony sagy
Contact rony
rony's Gallery

member since: 1/13/2008
 

Wonderful capture, Michelle.

8/25/2012 8:01:06 AM

 
Connie J. Bagot
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Connie
Connie's Gallery

member since: 5/6/2005
 

I love the repetition of those glorious shiny horns! Great one Michelle!

8/25/2012 9:17:56 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Bobby
Bobby's Gallery

member since: 3/23/2006
 

WOW!Hooter Girl that's what I want see.Hi Michelle,Excellent capture my friend.Very slow here!!!

8/25/2012 9:48:00 AM

 
Kathy Reeves
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Kathy
Kathy's Gallery
kathyreeves.com

member since: 6/18/2005
 

Fantastic POV, Michelle. Fantastic!

8/25/2012 9:58:32 AM

 
Emile Abbott
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Emile
Emile's Gallery
emile-abbott-photography.com

member since: 9/29/2004
 

Cool capture Michelle.

8/25/2012 12:59:15 PM

 
Ann Coates
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ann
Ann's Gallery

member since: 8/21/2008
 

You do get to cover some wonderful events and your captures are always a little unique. This is a terrific shot Michelle.

8/25/2012 2:41:53 PM

 
John Connolly
BetterPhoto Member
Contact John
John's Gallery

member since: 2/28/2003
 

Wonderful detail and color Michelle, and a remarkable POV! You seem to mix in the best circles!

8/25/2012 2:46:44 PM

 
Lorna Shutter
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Lorna
Lorna's Gallery

member since: 5/19/2008
 

Someone better tie Bobby Ray down! LOL! Love this wonderful band shot, Michelle! The colours are fabulous and the reflections are great! Nice effect and presentation! Excellent work! :)

8/25/2012 4:36:25 PM

 
Renee Doyle
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Renee
Renee's Gallery
renee-doyle-photography.com

member since: 1/16/2005
 

I like your perspective on this Michelle!! Wonderful capture of what sounds and looks like a great event!

8/25/2012 4:42:02 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
BetterPhoto Member
Contact JO ANN
JO ANN's Gallery

member since: 3/16/2006
 

How uniqu8e! Excellent Michelle!

jo ann c.

8/25/2012 6:01:21 PM

 
Phillip R. Connolly
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Phillip
Phillip's Gallery

member since: 2/21/2003
 

Your image brings out the fun of the occasion, Michelle! Anyone who carries these instruments around for hours has to enjoy their music, LOL!!! A great capture of the moment!

Phil

8/25/2012 8:08:41 PM

 
Debbie Bray
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Debbie
Debbie's Gallery

member since: 7/17/2011
 

I can see a map of Australia in the large one on the far right, Michelle! What fabulous processing you have produced here, and a great closeup image of the tubas as well!!

8/25/2012 8:29:38 PM

 
Mike Clime
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 9/4/2007
 

Would have loved to hear 25 of theses guys playing, Michelle! I don't get out enough as I have never seen a Hooter's dunk tank.

8/26/2012 4:30:15 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Rona
Rona's Gallery

member since: 6/25/2009
 

WOW! Not only are you having the time of your life in this new career, Michelle, you are producing some very fine work as well! Wonderfully composed - great POV with the repeating tubas, vivid colors and fabulous reflections! And so unique! I predict a Winner here!

8/28/2012 8:57:26 PM

 
Michelle Alton
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Michelle
Michelle's Gallery

member since: 5/3/2007
 

@Rona. Thanks for the vote of confidence here...but no winner for this image...NO EP! Sigh.

8/29/2012 2:33:32 AM

 
To participate in the Forum, become a BetterPhoto member or Sign In.

Copyright 1996-2014 BetterPhoto.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved.