I spent some time this past weekend watching R compete in the Ironman 70.3 in Boulder. For those of you unfamiliar with the Ironman racing series — that’s a 70.3 mile triathlon that consists of a 1.2 mile swim, a 56 mile bike ride and a 13.1 mile run. (This, by the …

Yesterday, we had the opportunity to attend and photograph a traditional second line in New Orleans. A second line is a parade of brass bands and Social (Aide) and Pleasure Clubs. The sponsoring element, the one with the parade permit, is typically the Social (Aide) & Pleasure Club of the …