Local paper printed one of my pics.

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by nipprdog, Jun 17, 2007.

  1. nipprdog

    nipprdog

    Jun 8, 2006
    IN
    My local paper started on online youth sports photo gallery. to get it started, they sent some of their photographers to some of the city leagues to get some shots. Since I'm shooting all of the divisions of one of the rural leagues, I contacted the editor in charge. I submitted a pic or two from each division, and they created a seperate gallery for them;
    http://jconline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/tngallery?Avis=BY&Dato=20070612&Kategori=SPORTS08&Lopenr=706120801&Ref=PH

    on Friday, they ran a plug for the youth sports gallery in the printed paper. they used on of my T-Ball pics for it;

    DSC_1290ZPw.

    :biggrin: :biggrin: :biggrin:

    saw his mother at the diamond yesterday morning. needless to say, she was estatic about it. :biggrin:

    which sort of made up for the pain inflicted during the conversation with my nephew's wife, as to why one of her kid's wasn't printed in the paper. :biggrin:

    but, that's another story. :wink:
     
  2. Schnauzermom

    Schnauzermom

    Apr 13, 2007
    Michigan
    GREAT pic!!!!
     
  3. That's wonderful, congratulations!!
     
  4. Marcos

    Marcos

    308
    Nov 20, 2005
    FL, USA.
    Nice!!

    Very nice!!
     
  5. Hey Jim,

    Way to go! Congratulations to you my friend!
     
  6. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Thats great

    To bad photogs giving them away
     
  7. Nice shot! Congratulations.

    Anthony
     
  8. nipprdog

    nipprdog

    Jun 8, 2006
    IN
    Thanks, Lisa.

    Thanks, Gretchen.

    Thanks, Marcos.

    Thank you, Ty.

    Thanks, Gale. yes, I know I didn't get paid for it. but I did it more for the league, than myself. listening to his mother talk about it was worth more than the $25 I would have been paid. :biggrin:

    Thanks, Anthony.


    this is him running to first base

    DSC_1293ZPcopyw.

    :biggrin::biggrin:
     
  9. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Yes, I know.. It is wonderful for the kids to
    He is adorable.
    Great pics as I said when you posted them originally
     
  10. wbeem

    wbeem

    Feb 11, 2007
    Sanford, FL
    William Beem
    Not necessarily. Everyone has their own motivation. I'm working on building up a stock portfolio, but I have no interest in charging individuals for photos.
     
  11. That's pretty cool. Congratulations!!
     
  12. That second shot is great! Brings me back to my illustrious t-ball career.
     
  13. Doc Savage

    Doc Savage Guest

    Beautiful images of a moment of time too precious to miss...

    Cheers,

    Ian
     
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