It IS My First Rodeo!

By Barb Davids | October 26, 2015

Round 1 of the Built Ford Tough Rodeo Finals. I had a chance to see it in person from suite seats. While I love suite seats, as a photographer, it’s not the best seat in the house. This was my first rodeo since I started photography…

Pumpkinman Practice

By Barb Davids | October 18, 2015

I was out last week with the Xcell Performance Group.  I love shooting with this group because they are welcoming and energetic. Woke my ass up before dawn to get out to Boulder Beach, an hour away, to catch them swimming. Not much light but…

Photo Shoot for Las Vegas Runners

By Barb Davids | September 29, 2015

Well… not every shoot can go as well as you’d like.  My running group, Las Vegas Runners, needs new photos for their new website to launch this year. The organizers and coaches, Melissa and Jeremy, wanted fresh photos. They also thought it would be fun,…

Hot Springs in the Desert

By Barb Davids | September 27, 2015

This month’s adventure with the Photographers Adventure Club was visiting a hot springs. Rogers Spring is about an hour east of Las Vegas. A few club members met there about 5pm on a Saturday night. Saturday night?!?! Yes, because we’re geeks like that. Naaahhh.  Actually, it was because…

Road Trip to La Jolla, CA

By Barb Davids | September 1, 2015

A couple of Saturdays ago, my friend Michelle, of Michelle Wilson Photography, and I took a road trip to La Jolla. This spot in particular is La Jolla Cove.  It took me over a week to get through these photos as I was in the…

Friend of a Friend

By Barb Davids | August 30, 2015

I need to start by sharing how I came to meet this fun and inspiring group of people I had the opportunity to shoot today. A couple months ago, I was at a photography social… aka Happy Hour for photo geeks. I was introduced to…

Mulligans in Photography

By Barb Davids | April 20, 2015

Not usually does one get a chance to take a mulligan photography session. Last week I had an unsuccessful photo session. Almost every picture was unusable. I was devastated and embarrassed. I’m an outdoor lighting type of photographer. I got caught in a situation having…

Shooting In To The Sun

By Barb Davids | April 19, 2015

Today was a pleasant reminder to continue to try new things. I’m new to the hiking thing. I was with another photographer, Paolo, through a Photographers Adventure Club event I set up. We set out to explore the #33 Hole trail at Lake Mead. When…

Hiking With Friends at Romero Pools

By Barb Davids | March 29, 2015

I like to take road trips. As frequently as I can. Many times, it’s easy to hop over to Southern California to get in some surf photography. It’s now become tradition to visit my friend Deb in Tucson, Arizona every March. Couple months prior, a…