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Yearly Archives: 2012

2012 Healthy Charleston Challenge 2-mile Run

Congratulations to all the participants in the 2012 Healthy Charleston Challenge 2 Mile Run & Walk! Tyler Cross was the first male to cross the finish line with a time of 11:04, with the first female, Rives Poe, crossing the finish line just 36 seconds later, with a time of 11:40. You all ROCK! Complete […]

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2012 PGA Championship at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island, SC

It’s not often you’ll find me up and ready to go at 4 in the morning (actually, I’d been up since 3:15), but the notion that I’d be photographing golf’s premiere players at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island had me up and at ’em, and gulping down boatloads of coffee, at a time I’m […]

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Janis Newton - August 11, 2012 - 12:26 pm

FABULOUS pictures! Els is the BEST photographer ever. Thanks for sharing. The PGA should take a look at these!

Els Sipkes - August 11, 2012 - 5:58 pm

Thank you Janis! :)

Kevin Herzing - September 18, 2012 - 7:00 pm

I am the one who built the clubs for the PGA Tour Players Els mentioned. Seems like a long time ago, the 80’s that is. haha. The pictures here are AMAZING! Great job capturing the beauty of the Golf Course, the Tour Players, and the great state of South Carolina. Thanks for sharing, Kevin.

Jospeh Strathy - August 9, 2013 - 8:23 pm

Nice run on the front for AS… that’s what you’re supposed to do at Oak Hill… make a move on that easier stretch, cuz it’s gonna be awfully hard to get around this place totally error free..

Rick Looft - August 9, 2013 - 8:45 pm

Tiger Woods Should Look at Oak Hill as His Major Slumpbuster

Ezequiel Bina - August 9, 2013 - 11:01 pm

I just love the PGA

Opening Night 2012 at the Charleston RiverDogs

Baseball season is upon us again, and this year we had tickets to opening night of the Charleston RiverDogs vs. the Rome Braves at The Joe. Even though we knew there was a threat of weather on the way, nothing could dampen our spirits of attending the game. Nothing, that is, until the storm blew […]

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Lighten Up Charleston

Charleston Mayor Joe Riley gave an impassioned speech at the waterfront by the Charleston Maritime Center this afternoon to kick off Lighten Up Charleston, a program challenging Charleston residents to collectively lose 100,000 pounds through healthy eating and exercise. More information can be found at, including access to a weight and activity tracker, maps […]

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