I spent July 4, 2011 much like I did in 2010, workin' hard for my money! Like last year, AnnArbor.com assigned me to cover the annual Ann Arbor 5K and parade in downtown. I really enjoy shooting both these events, there is a ton of holiday spirit and a TON of holiday color to boot. Check out the full galleries for the Firecracker 5K and the Ann Arbor Jaycees Parade.
Here are a few of my photos from a busy day of shooting.
Grandpas and smiles everywhere you look!
Most clever use of eyeshadow award goes to:
I've seen a lot of things at parades, but this was my first macaw. Meet Chessie.
Photos in this post are © AnnArbor.com 2011