In photographer-speak, “jube” refers to photos of celebration, or jubilation. With the state volleyball tournament in town, we’ve had plenty to go around. We each had a two-day rotation at the tournament this year, which meant five games a day with plenty of opportunity to get great jube photos. Here are a few of [...]
The new Cedar Rapids City Services Building opened for business on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013. Services previously provided at the old Public Works building, including building permits and development, public works, and engineering services, have relocated to the new building at 500 15th Avenue SW, while some departments will move in at the end of [...]
While working on a story at the Grand View Drive-In tonight, some heat lightning was rolling past to the north. I couldn’t help but stick around for a little while longer, photographing the neon-lit fields and passing storm.
The grand opening of the new downtown branch of the Cedar Rapids Public Library took place on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013.
Have you ever seen a photo of an almost-too-perfect scoop of ice cream, advertising a waffle cones, perhaps? My recent shoot for the food page taught me that ice cream is probably not real. (Unless the ad is specifically for the ice cream product, in which case the photo must be of the real [...]
Competitors ran, crawled and climbed through the mud during the CHARGE for Glory Hard Charge 4.4-mile obstacle course race at Seminole Valley Park on Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Cedar Rapids.
The 2013 Lincoln Highway Centennial tour, by a group of mostly Norwegian owners of classic American cars, passed through Cedar Rapids today. I know the route through Lisbon, Mount Vernon and into Cedar Rapids very well, as it’s one of my favorite roads in the area for boh driving and biking. After a few passes [...]