Roller Derby!

Click an image to view larger

We have a friend who’s part of a women’s roller derby league (she’s on The Trampires in the Dockyard Derby Dames league out of Tacoma, Washington) but we haven’t been able to attend one of her bouts…that changed this last weekend. We finally had the pleasure to attend and I was given a media pass to photograph the bout! OMG, so so so much fun let me tell ya, I had an absolute blast (it’s a shame that was the last game of the season) and can’t wait till next season. 🙂

Lessons learned…bring my 24-70mm f/2.8L lens along with the White Whale (the 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM II). I brought the 50mm f/1.2L with me but hardly used it at all. I was’t sure if flash was allowed so I only brought one strobe with me. Well, it’s allowed so perhaps next time I will bring more and set them up on stands around the track…that could be interesting!

Thank you to The Trampires for a wonderful first time bout, it was so much fun!!

…Enjoy!


© Copyright 2014 David Williams

David Williams Photography

 

 

 

Please feel free to support me in my Relay for Life event!

Creative Commons License
This work by David Williams is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License.

4 thoughts on “Roller Derby!

  1. I actually hadn’t heard of Roller Derby until today when I was reading an article about Physical Education in school and now i read your post with images showing me what it is. Sounds like an interesting sport,, although I wonder what the rules are.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s