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Equine Photographer Sarah Andrew: Photo-a-Day Challenge October 2010

December 30, 2010

So I took part in a challenge every day in October- I was assigned a word and each day, I had to take a picture that represented the word in some way. Photos had to be taken on the day. Here are the words and photos:

Oct 1- SKY (stars in the “sky”- taken in Kentucky at the World Equestrian Games)


Oct 2- CONTRAST (also taken at WEG)


Oct 3- STALL (Calumet Farm in Lexington, KY)


Oct 4- RELATIONSHIP (back at home, riding Wizard)


Oct 5- ONE (Presious Passion at Monmouth Park, on a rainy morning)

One is the Loneliest Number...

Oct 6- RED (Talullah Belle enjoys an apple)


Oct 7- INTERACTION (two Belgians at Camelot Auction)


Oct 8- BLUR (two Haflingers at my barn)


Oct 9- TRUST (Lily the Wonder Mare and her devoted owner)


Oct 10- SPONTANEOUS (never a dull moment with Indy the Appaloosa)

Indy being his usual spontaneous self

Oct 11- SYNCHRONIZED (Monmouth Park)


Oct 12- TAIL (Alibar’s tail)


Oct 13- WATER (Wizard, steamy on a cool night)


Oct 14- WIDE (awesome Appaloosa mare at Camelot Auction)


Oct 15- DETAIL (my old boots, my new boots)


Oct 16- LIGHT (Wizard’s new shoes)


Oct 17- OLD (gates of Wolf Hill Farm)

Wolf Hill Farm

Oct 18- LOVE (grave of beloved steeplechaser Festoon, namesake of Festoon Farm in Colts Neck, NJ)

Festoon 1920-1944: A Grand Horse... He Always Tried

Oct 19- WHORL (Wizard’s “wheat ear“)

The Wheat Ear

Oct 20- COAT (a coat of hoof oil for Wizard)

A coat of hastily-applied hoof dressing

Oct 21- SPIRIT (taken at Camelot Auction)


Oct 22- CIRCLE Taken at Winners International Farm in Chesterfield, NJ.


Oct 23- PERSPECTIVE (steeplechasing at Far Hills, NJ)

It's all uphill from here...

Oct 24- BOKEH Mary the Morgan was happy to be the bokeh mare

Bokeh Mare

Oct 25- PATTERN (another day at the office and another pile of sale catalogs at the Thoroughbred Daily News)

Another Day at the Office

Oct 26- ACTION (Monmouth Park)

Feeling Frisky

Oct 27- INTENSITY (Gatsby’s bath)

Gatsby's Bath

Oct 28- COLORFUL (a colorful personality at Camelot!)

One night only... PAVAROTTI!

Oct 29- PEACEFUL Gleason and Jasmine at Horse Rescue United in New Egypt, NJ

A Peaceful Introduction

Oct 30- SEPIA (a handsome grullo stallion in front of an old stone barn in Jobstown, NJ)

Grullo turned Sepia

Oct 31- BLESSING Little Guin frolicks with her playmate at Helping Hearts Equine Rescue in Perrineville, NJ

Guinevere's Blessing

5 Comments leave one →
  1. Oregon Sunshine permalink
    December 30, 2010 1:43 am

    Sarah, these were awesome! Thanks for sharing!

  2. Nan permalink
    December 30, 2010 6:38 am

    Sarah, I know that I’ve seen shots where you don’t have a camera in your hand….but it’s hard to believe that you ever put it down. Such inspiring work. Thanks for sharing~

  3. December 30, 2010 9:52 am

    Love it!

  4. Karen permalink
    December 30, 2010 4:42 pm

    Wonderful photos!!


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