March 5th, 2012

Jockette Carol Cedeño at Tampa Bay Downs

I recently had the chance to spent a morning at Tampa Bay Downs photographing jockette Carol Cedeño and her family for a feature story by Puerto Rico newspaper El Nuevo Dia. Cedeño, 23, is married to fellow jockey Angel Serpa and returned to racing just a few months after giving birth to her son, Dylan. I love spending time in the stables of a horse track. And being able to watch Cedeño walk through the […]

February 4th, 2012

A Buccaneer Gasparilla – Tampa Photographer Matt May

Tampa’s annual Gasparilla invasion is a Mardi Gras style party where pirates invade the city aboard a massive pirate ship and then parade down the waterfront firing their guns and throwing out beads to hundreds of thousands of revelers. It’s so much a part of the city’s identity that when Tampa was awarded an NFL franchise in 1976 they were given a pirate themed logo and called the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. I’ve been taking part […]