Harrisonburg photographer Jeff James got his first camera in the mid 1980’s, and realized almost immediately that he could express his ideas more fully through image making than he ever could with words. Jeff’s photo blog, The Friendly City, caught my attention several months ago.
Another Rockingham County summer comes to a crescendo in the week-long festivities of a county fair. The fair is a place where the idyllic pageantry of the cattle barn collides with the realities of the midway. Where home-canned pickles are awarded blue ribbons as trash cans fill with empty Coke bottles. Where blacksmiths form iron […]
Remember when I wrote that we had some projects in the works that we will need your help with? Well, this is one of them. We want to photograph everything in Harrisonburg for use in future hburgnews stories.
We’ve been talking a lot about business laying off workers or shutting down completely. So, in a time where businesses seem to be failing left and right it’s nice to hear about one that is thriving. Gitchell’s Photography is celebrating its 100th anniversary this month. Not only have they been in business for 100 years, […]
Hello All, Brent brought me on as a photographer. Here are some recent shots from events in the Burg over the last few weeks!