Photo of the Day
We were sent this photo for Submission Saturday on behalf of the WVU Army ROTC students that were involved in the Wild Warrior Challenge along this this caption:
The Greater Morgantown Convention and Visitors Bureau presents a special Plaque to the WVU Army ROTC Mountaineer Battalion in recognition of their commitment and involvement in the Wild Warrior Challenge. The WVU Army ROTC designed and built the 5K Obstacle course for this year’s Wild Warrior Challenge. On behalf of the many sponsors of the Wild Warrior Challenge and the Greater Morgantown Convention and Visitors Bureau we would like to thank the WVU Army ROTC for making this year’s race a great success.
We’d also like to remind all area artists and fans of the page alike to submit their entries for Submission Saturday by emailing a photo with details and a description to Matthew.Sunday@mail.wvu.edu. Submissions will be saved, and a photo will be chosen each Saturday to represent the ‘Photo of the Day.’<
Today is the one year anniversary of the celebration that ensued in Morgantown, WV when Osama Bin Laden was killed. In honor of that, we take a look back at what High Street looked like during that time.
Photo by: Matt Sunday
Pat Gorrell accompanied the WVU Cycling Team on a Red Bull sponsored trip to Fayetteville, WV for a day of mountain biking and white water rafting. He made this photo of one of the participants drinking a Red Bull while taking a break Sunday afternoon.
Photo by: Pat Gorrell
We’d like to introduce ‘Submission Saturday’ as part of the Daily Athenaeum’s ‘Photo of the Day.’ Area artists and fans of the page alike are welcome to submit their entries by emailing a photo with details and a description to Matthew.Sunday@mail.wvu.edu. Submissions will be saved, and a photo will be chosen each Saturday to represent the ‘Photo of the Day.’
In this first entry, local photographer Steven Prunty captured a scrum in front of the Alderson-Broaddus goal when the school came in to play the WVU women’s soccer team in their final spring match. WVU went on to win 3-0. Prunty took the photo using Rokinon’s full-manual 8mm fisheye lens on the new Nikon D800.
Photo by: Steven Prunty
Jean Donley of South Park shares the history of Bobette’s Grocery, a small grocery store in South Park that has been in operation for more than 45 years. Donley teared up while talking about the passing of Bobette, and shared how she had become so close to her during the times they had worked with her.
Photo by: Photographer Brooke Cassidy
Photographer Cassia King attended the ‘Rowing Regatta’ on Saturday which featured the WVU rowing team against Dayton. She captured this photo of the team docked for the ‘Photo of the Day.’
Photo by: Photographer Cassia King
Jonathan Kimble, the WVU Mountaineer for the 2012-2013 school year, posed for a few photos at Milan Puskar Stadium after the Gold-Blue Spring Game Saturday night. Art Director Matt Sunday combined three exposures of Kimble to create this high dynamic range (HDR) portrait of him.
Photo by: Art Director Matt Sunday
Photo by: Photographer Mallory Bracken