Bettina Hansen

photojournalism in musing and pictures

Archive for September 2009

Equestrian

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Today I was supposed to shoot a parade but it got rained out so I got to shoot a horse show instead, which I was very thankful for on a rainy Sunday.

Sara and Britt

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September 28, 2009 at 1:17 am

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Fingers crossed

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…’for Obama’s health plan,’ after local manufacturing giant Pratt & Whitney announced plans Monday to close plants that would leave 1,000 workers like 24-year veteran Rich Bibeau jobless.

ironic to shoot a layoff story on the first official day of my employment

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September 23, 2009 at 10:42 pm

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Murder and the media

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Last week, the tragic murder of Yale graduate student Annie Le put the spotlight on New Haven. The Courant’s investigative reporting team rose to the top with timely, well-researched, inside information. It was a great team of journalists to work with amidst what felt like a circus.

scene

live from new haven

candlelight

vigilant

daily news

disclosure

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September 23, 2009 at 10:36 pm

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Belly flop

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Today I headed out to the Ledyard Fair to photograph the second annual Redneck Olympics. I was lucky enough to find a cherry picker parked right next to the pool with a willing operator and got these aerial images.

like a boss

in the pink

crowd pleasuh

spread eagle

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September 14, 2009 at 2:04 am

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Blight

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I came across this little guy while shooting an assignment on blighted buildings in Manchester. Way better than empty storefronts.

say hello to my little friend

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September 14, 2009 at 1:52 am

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Logging

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I shot these a couple weeks ago for a story that runs tomorrow about a husband and wife logging and forestry team.

off to work

saw

falling

forestry4

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September 14, 2009 at 1:47 am

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Old football

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High school scrimmage from last week.

approach the tiger

inspiration

lineup

up

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September 14, 2009 at 1:39 am

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