Bicycle Photography: Riding to the ADDY AwardsFebruary 21st, 2012
Last month, I received word that my recently published bike-tography book had won an ADDY Award from the Tucson Advertising Federation. What kind of ADDY? A Gold, Silver, or Bronze? The notification e-mail didn't say.
But, since bike-tography is the act of combining bicycling with photography, I embarked on a bike-tographic expedition to the Fox Tucson Theatre. The goal: To uncover the type of ADDY being awarded...
In keeping with the minimalist, "use what you have on hand" philosophy of bike-tography, I traveled light. Just one camera and lens in that pack...
Since my ride to the ADDYs was a solo journey, I had to take my own photo. The bike's rear view mirror came in handy for such a shot...
Looks like it's starting to get dark, and the area around the Fox Tucson Theatre isn't the most hopping part of Downtown. So, what's up with the jam-packed bike rack?
I couldn't find a place to park on Congress Street to save my life. The bike ended up at one of the few racks on Stone Avenue near Congress.
Into the Fox I went. Found my book among all the other entries, and guess what? It won a Silver ADDY...
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