Sunday, December 7, 2014

Some recent work from the Lowcountry

Woody Collins, of Sheldon, carries a handful of Chanterelles mushroom while out picking with friend William Thorpe, not pictured, near Collins property on September 17, 2014.

Woody Collins, of Sheldon, tosses an unwanted mushroom while out picking  Chanterelles with friend William Thorpe, not pictured, near Collins property on September 17, 2014.

Lee Taylor, and Peter Bierce, Commercial Shellfish management with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, top left, approach a oyster culture grounds maintained by Craig Reaves, owner of Sea Eagle Seafood Market in Beaufort, center, while harvesting this years first ten bushes of oysters with local commercial fisherman Lamar Jensen, left, and David Wayland, right, in Battery Creek on September 2, 2014. Oyster culture grounds opened on September 1, and state waters opens on Oct. 1, 2014. 

Local commercial fisherman Lamar Jensen and David Wayland, use hammers to break off smaller oysters that have attached to larger oysters while harvesting oyster culture grounds maintained by Craig Reaves, owner of Sea Eagle Seafood Market in Beaufort, not pictured, in Battery Creek on September 2, 2014. Oyster culture grounds opened on September 1, and state waters opens on Oct. 1, 2014. 

Lee Taylor, Commercial Shellfish management with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, uses a metal bar to break off smaller oysters that have attached to larger oysters while out viewing oyster culture grounds maintained by Craig Reaves, owner of Sea Eagle Seafood Market in Beaufort, in Battery Creek on September 2, 2014. Oyster culture grounds opened on September 1, and state waters opens on Oct. 1, 2014.

Craig Reaves, owner of Sea Eagle Seafood Market in Beaufort, far left, offers a bottled water to Commercial fisherman David Wayland, right, who is cleaning his boot off by sticking his leg in the water after harvesting their first ten bushels of oysters this season in Battery Creek on September 2, 2014. Oyster culture grounds opened on September 1, and state waters opens on Oct. 1, 2014.

Craig Reaves, owner of Sea Eagle Seafood Market in Beaufort, enjoys an oyster after accidentally opening it�s shell while harvesting an oyster culture grounds he maintains in Battery Creek on September 2, 2014. �If you break open you gotta eat it...� said Reaves. Using a hammer fishermen break off small oysters that have attached to larger oysters in a process called culling. The smaller oysters are then left in the culture grounds to develop to a marketable size. Oyster culture grounds opened on September 1, and state waters opens on Oct. 1, 2014.



Shanette Booker, of Beaufort, left, shares a scoop of her ice cream sundae with her son Dairrion McDaniel, 11, while her other son D.J. McDaniel, who is celebrating his 12th birthday today, finishes the last sips of his root beer float while at Southern Sweets Ice Cream Parlor in Beaufort on August 11, 2014.
Fisherman cast their lines off of Paradise Pier in Hunting Island State Park on August 16, 2014.

Richard Dollahan, Capt. Bluffton Fire Department, left, salutes the flag as Doug Favors, Lt. Bluffton Fire Department, right, lowers the flag to half-mast during a September 11th anniversary ceremony at the Michael C. Riley Elementary School Flag Court Garden on September 11, 2014.


 Children receive candy while trick or treating along Bay Street during the annual Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Beaufort event on October 23, 2014. Kids can visit more than 65 stores and businesses along Bay Street and beyond for “treats."

 Robert Williams, superintendent, Beaufort Design Build, uses primer around the window frame while  doing construction on the second level of the Bay Haircrafters building at the corner of Port Republic St. and West St. on September 19, 2014.

 Tarba Davis, contractor with SCE&G, secures the glass casing around a light fixture after installing new CFL light bulbs at a home in Beaufort near the intersection of Congress Street and Newcastle Street on August 28, 2014.  Charles Washington, not pictured, a renter at the home is participating in SCE&G’s energy efficiency program, “everybody in Beaufort should get on it, it helped me save some dollars,” said Washington.

 Ruthie Schrader, 17, of Hilton Head Island, laughs as friend Megan Rader, 17, of Hilton Head Island, attempts to make a clean jump out of a zorb ball after using the zorb balls in a friendly race during the Waterworks Back to School Party at the First Presbyterian Church off of the William Hilton Parkway on August 24, 2014.  The zorb balls were provided by KidzPlay Party Rentals out of Bluffton.

Payton Stuberg, 16, of Beaufort, right, kicks water towards Isaiah Jones, 13, of Beaufort, left, while in a foot of water outside the  Port Royal Skatepark on September 16, 2014.



















Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Recent Work

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Hilton Head Island | Bluffton | Beaufort
South Carolina, 2014.

Elaina Horne, 2, of Beaufort, clutches on to the leash of her pet dog named Grizzly Bear while laying on the grass of USCB during the Beaufort Homegrown Music Fest on June 7, 2014.
 
 
 John Schwartz Jr., of Beaufort, enjoys a snow cone after having his face  Saturday during the 59th Annual Beaufort Water Festival on July 19, 2014.

 
 Addison Hewett, 2, center, adjusts her star sunglasses with the help of her mom Anna Pepper Hewett, bottom right, before walking down Calhoun Street for The Bluffton Children’s Fourth of July Parade on July 4, 2014.

 Derrick Washington, 14, of Beaufort, left, makes the steal against Leo Ferlo, 20, of Beaufort, center, while playing a game of twenty-one with friends Wesley Wiska, 11, right, and Andre Smith,11, not pictured, off of Baynard Road and Peacock Run in Beaufort on June 26, 2014.

 
 Logan Branham, 17, of Utah, left, tears up as his father embraces with his youngest son Preston Branham, 10, right, and his mother embraces with her daughter Addison Branham, 8, center, after Lt. Col. Matthew Branham surprised his kids after a 9-month tour to Afghanistan during a Shannon Tanner performance at the Gazebo Stage at Shelter Cove Harbour on Hilton Head Island on May 29, 2014. To watch a video, go to: http://bit.ly/1gf1c6W

 Bassist Andrew Ottimo, from the group The Steppin Stones, left, rocks out during a performance at The Boardroom on Hilton Head Island on May 30, 2014.

 
 Jeremy Culpepper, Executive Director of the Miss Hilton Head Island Scholarship Organization, styles the hair of Miss Hilton Head Island 2014 Rachel Tripp, right, as Miss Hilton Head Island Teen 2014 Amanda Compton, center, watches in the background. The girls had a send-off party at the home of Lisa Bryant (board member) in Palmetto Hall on June 7, 2014.

 Beaufort Academy graduates Caroline Avera, left, and Miranda Weslake, right, embrace before walking in to the schools gymnasium for Commencement at Beaufort Academy on May 24, 2014.

 
 Paul Blair, of Ridgeland, uses a cast net while fishing with his family along the Broad River Bridge near Lemon Island, on June 15, 2014.

 
 Jethro Dombkowski, of Bluffton, 3, reels in his lure with the help of his father Anthony Dombkowski, not pictured, while out fishing in Pigeon Point Creek on the docks of Roger Pinckney, X Park in Beaufort on June 29, 2014.

 Participants in the Beaufort River Race make their way in to the water for the start of the race at the Port Royal Landing Marina on May 31, 2014.

 Fishermen duck out from the rain under the William Hilton Parkway bridge next to the C.C. Haigh, Jr. Boat Landing on Pinckney Island during a rainstorm on June 8, 2014.
 
From left, Marion Nealy, 18, of Rincon, G.A., Chrishonda Pendleton, Monterious Neal, 27, and Myron Neal, 10-months, bury Javorries Jr. Pendleton, 5, in sand while at Coligny Beach Park on July 5, 2014.

CoCo, an English bulldog, chases a ball in to the water while with her owners Tom and Marcia Siuda, of Bluffton, during a swim lesson with Abby Bird, of Alphadog Training Academy, on June 6, 2014.  To participate, dogs must be 35 pounds or more (exceptions are made for puppies who will grow to that size), be dog- and child-friendly, and must be able to be off leash or on long lines in the water near other dogs and people.  

Participants in the Beach Bum triathlon, sponsored by Go Tri Sports, dash through the water at the beginning of their 500-meter swim at Coligny Beach on June 21, 2014.  The competition is comprised of a 500-meter swim, six mile bike ride, and a three mile run, all along the hard-packed sand of the beach,

 Bluffton High School freshman Jordyn Parker reacts after pouring water over the head of their coach after defeating Summerville High School to clench the 4-A Lower State Championship at Bluffton High School on May 16, 2014.

 Beaufort infielder Jacob Horton, left, misses the catch while attempting to tag Hilton Head Island runner Cameron Bent, right, during the Dixie Boys District 8 baseball tournament at Burton Wells Park on July 3, 2014.

 The Lowcountry Heat batter Tad Zmarzly, center, swings against a Goose Creek pitcher in an American Legion baseball game at Richard Gray Sports Complex in Hardeeville on June 19, 2014.

 Hilton Head Island High School junior Brennan O’Gorman celebrates with teammate Rebecca Johnston after scoring a goal from in the midfield during the 4-A playoffs at Hilton Head Island on May 19, 2014.

 Beaufort High School baseball player Alex Tokar, juggles some baseballs as teammates react to a lightning strike during a weather delay in a game against Goose Creek High School at Beaufort High School on June 26, 2014.




Thursday, May 15, 2014

Blog Update May 15, 2014

Tatiana Barber, of Bluffton, right, helps Judith Agliam-Howard, of Beaufort, left, secure her hair using a bobby pin before receiving their Associates Degree in Nursing at their Health Sciences Pinning Ceremony for the Class of 2014 at MacLean Hall Auditorium on May 8, 2014.

Kevin Streelman, of Wheaton, I.L., drives the ball towards the green on the 9th hole during the second round of the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing on Friday at Harbour Town Golf Links in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island S.C.

Frank Bellafato, of Hilton Head Island, waters his plot in the Heritage Farm community garden on April 7, 2014.

Defending champion Graeme McDowell, reacts after using a hickory-shafted golf club to hit the ceremonial first tee shot in to the Calibogue Sound in unison with a cannon shot, which officially begins the start of the tournament on the 18th fairway at Harbour Town Golf Links on April 14, 2014.  To watch a video, go to: http://bit.ly/1gf1c6W

A golfer and his caddy are seen trekking up the 18th fairway  during the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing at Harbour Town Gold Links seen from on top of the Harbour Town Lighthouse on Tuesday afternoon.

Jared Lauck, of Beaufort, helps his son Jayce Lauck, 18-month-old, wheelie up the concrete foundation of their driveway while riding in a toy four-wheeler as Jayce’s mother Julie Lauck watches from the driveway at their home off of Shell Point Road on April 10, 2014.

Troy Evans, of G-No's Carpentry & Services, exits through the main door at Jack’s Old Town Bluffton after working on the woodwork in the new restaurant on April 4, 2014.

From left, Bill Kennedy, of Beaufort, Steve Parker, of Beaufort, and Jimmy Wiggins, of Beaufort, perform some maintenance of the slats after replacing the screens yesterday on their dock off of Hancock Street in The Point neighborhood on April 23, 2014.

The Hilton Head Island Airport Fire Department, Hilton Head Island Fire and Rescue, Hilton Head Hospital, Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office, Beaufort County Coroner’s Office and the Marine Corps Air Station participate in a large-scale airport emergency exercise at the Hilton Head Island Airport on March 25, 2014.  Airports are required to perform such exercises every three years to receive certification from the Federal Aviation Administration.


Frank Bellafato, of Hilton Head Island, waters his plot in the Heritage Farm community garden on April 7, 2014.

An alligator is seen basking in the sun with it’s babies along the edge of a small pond in the Greenwood Garden Villas area in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island on April 21, 2014.

A Technical College of the Lowcountry graduate looks back while in her seat during commencement at the All Weather Training Facility on Parris Island on May 9, 2014. A total of 328 students graduated today from TCL.

Blake Todd, 20, of Beaufort, practices with her hula hoop while dancing to music from her ipod at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park on March 12, 2013.


From left, Mitsy Mendiola, 4, of Bluffton, and her sister Estrella Mendiola, 2, of Bluffton, splash around in a inflatable children’s pool outside their in Bluffton off of  Buck Island Road on May 8, 2014.


Howard Davis, of Hilton Head Island, places flowers on top of the brick with his son’s name engraved on it with his wife Jan Davis, before the start of the 13th annual ceremony for The Children’s Memorial Garden at the front campus of The Hilton Head Hospital and Lamotte Clinic on May 4, 2014.  Ron Davis, Howard’s son, passed away in 1986.  He was 19 years old when he died, “it was the summer before college,” said Davis.

Home-schooled senior Ryoncq Dimitrov, left, and Beaufort Academy junior Bridget Baggerly, president of Students Against Destructive Decisions Club, right, participate as victims of a drunk driving accident Thursday morning at Beaufort Academy as firefighters with the Lady's Island St. Helena Fire District extricate the students. The accident, hosted by academy's SADD chapter, was at the school in front of the school body. The Lady's Island St. Helena Fire District public affairs office helped orchestrate the event along with the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office, S.C. Highway Patrol, Beaufort EMS, Beaufort County Coroner’s Office, Gurr's Automotive and Medevac Air Ambulance.


Annika Dogger, 12, of Hilton Head Island, pulls at the leg of Cooper Ealy, 9, of Princeton, N.J., after Ealy attempted to move his golf ball towards the hole by blowing on it at the Pirate’s Island Adventure Golf on March 18, 2014.  Ealy is visiting old friends with his sister Caroline Ealy, 12, center, while on  spring break vacation, they moved from Hilton Head Island to Jersey years ago.

Sofia Boynton, 3, of Hilton Head Island, rests on the shoulders of her father Henry Boynton, after receiving a piece of candy during the Hilton Head Island St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 16, 2014.

Bob Johnson, of St. Helena Island, uses a swing blade to tidy up the lawn at a home off of Sea Island Pkwy on April 9, 2014.

Lekeisha Gerike, of Beaufort, accompanies Jace Paulk, 6, Jamison Paulk, 3, and Jaxen Porter, 8, while exploring The Sands in Port Royal on April 2, 2014.

Raven Wills, left, rests her head against her mother Clarissa Wills, outside of Beauty Marks Tattoos during a vigil for the Celeste Wills on  May 3, 2014.

Lynn Hutchins, of Beaufort, waters the lawn as her husband Leslie Hutchins, known as “Hutch,” rests of the porch of their new home in Beaufort off of Shell Point Road on May 12, 2014. “Moved in just a month ago... watering to get the grass established,” said Lynn.