Max Gersh

Basketball gets a jump start

Webster U. started in on its basketball season this weekend by opening up with the Sodexho Classic tournament between Dennison, Transylvania, Hanover and Webster. The tournament started on Friday night and ended Saturday afternoon. This was my first chance to shoot basketball since last season. I ended last year by putting up my first backboard remote. I learned a lot during that experience. I learned that I should have given myself a little longer than 1.5 hrs to set up […]

Victory on the home front

Congratulations┬áto Webster University’s volleyball and women’s soccer team. Both teams won the SLIAC conference tournament. I rushed around all day to cover both games. Canon EOS 1D Mark II 200mm ISO 100 1/2000 sec @ f/2.8Webster goalie Jessica Kozeny punches the ball away from the goal Nov. 3 at the Anheuser-Busch Soccer Park. Canon EOS 1D Mark II 155mm ISO 100 1/4000 sec @ f/2.8Members of the Webster University women’s soccer team rush to hug goalie Jessica Kozeny Nov. 3 […]

Welcome to the Gersh Photo Post

Thanks for visiting the Gersh Photo Post (GPP). On this blog, I hope to share with you recent work, helpful tips and techniques and anything else that seems relevent. My most recent project had me shooting from 2,000 feet. I took on the task of mounting a camera to a Cessna 172 Skyhawk. With a Bogen Superclamp attached to a small tripod head, I put a Canon 5D out of the wing strut and triggered it with pocket wizzards. There […]