an athlete photographer's blog

Month: February 2015

Snowy Day Run

Snowy Day Run

If you wait for the perfect conditions, then all you’ll do is wait.   The Run 3.40 miles The Picture The Recap Would you go running on a day like this? It’s ok if you answered no.  I think before I started this blog, then […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
How to Take a Great {Running} Picture of Yourself (Guest Post)

How to Take a Great {Running} Picture of Yourself (Guest Post)

Hi!  I’m Vanessa, Alexia’s cousin.  Our dads are brothers, so we happen to have a lot in common, such as our love for running & photography.  I’m honored to write this guest post for Alexia, as I’ve been loving her new Picture Runner blog! Many […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
The Picture Run That Wasn’t

The Picture Run That Wasn’t

“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” –Ansel Adams The Run 3.15 miles The Picture The Recap This is not a picture run picture.  You see what happened was I had 65 minutes to run during my daughter’s gymnastics class, but I also needed […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
One Picture – Four Filters

One Picture – Four Filters

Everyone with an instagram account knows how much fun it is to play with filters.  It’s no doubt that black and white and sepia are classics, but how do you feel about others?   On The Picture Runner, for The Picture, I use them from […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
Little goals

Little goals

You set little goals for yourself, and any of us that were at that level in the old days still have it in our minds. We’re competitive. We set little goals and we achieve those and we want to set higher goals. It sneaks up […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
Quiet Run on the Property

Quiet Run on the Property

All Thy works with joy surround Thee, Earth and heav’n reflect Thy rays, Stars and angels sing around Thee, Center of unbroken praise. Field and forest, vale and mountain, Flow’ry meadow, flashing sea, Singing bird and flowing fountain Call us to rejoice in Thee. – […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
Running with a friend

Running with a friend

ISO:  Running friend.  Must be a girl.  Must own running shoes.  Does not need to be fast. The Run 4.46 miles The Picture The Recap This was one of those runs where I took a lot of pictures and none of them were awesome.   The […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
Personal Victory

Personal Victory

There is still a struggle to convince myself that leaving the comfort of my house for 20 degree weather is what I want to do. The Run 4.75 miles The Picture The Recap Can I just tell you how excited I am about this picture?  […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
On Location: Linear Trail

On Location: Linear Trail

“There is one thing I have never taught my body how to do and that is to figure out at 6 A.M. what it wants to eat at 6 P.M.”  -Erma Bombeck The Run 4.00 miles The Picture The Recap There could not have been […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone
Competitor Magazine Workout with Picture Runner Tweaks

Competitor Magazine Workout with Picture Runner Tweaks

If I could write a letter to my younger self and give myself some coaching advice it would probably go something like this: Dear 20-something Alexia, I know you really hate to lift weights, but you need to.  I promise you it won’t make you […]

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Pin on PinterestShare on RedditShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone

%d bloggers like this: