The Man Behind The Camera
As a child, I used to go to Alexandra Park to watch the Trots with my Grandfather and other family members.
I remember watching horses like Manaroa, Royal Ascot, Sam Tryax and the great trotter Easton Light,
In my teens I worked on a pig farm for Les Pettifer. Les, who had a driving passion for the sport of harness racing, ignited my growing interest. When Les offered me the opportunity to share in the ownership of a pacer, Almost Heaven, I jumped at it.
Much later my own family and business took all my time and money and left little in the way of resources to maintain my passion and interest in racing.
Three years ago my good friend Andrew Bublitz, who I race Flyin Impact with, introduced me to Sean McCaffrey and I joined a syndicated ownership of Rosemaryz Luck. Also involved in the syndicate was John Coulam, President of Harness Waikato. He was instrumental in developing an opportunity for me to finally combine an old passion with a new interest – racing photography. Continue Reading