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  1. Thoroughbred State of Mine


    from David Stephenson Added 957 20 1

    My native Central Kentucky is a beautiful place. One of it's primary identities is the thoroughbred race horse. This reel is a collection of clips I've shot over the last year or so with…

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    • Santa Train chugs through Appalachia


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      This is the 67th year that the Santa Train has ridden a 110-mile route through Appalachian towns in eastern Kentucky and southwestern Virginia handing out toys and gifts to thousands of rural families…

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      • Cutting Through the Competition


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        Competition draws crowd to see who is the fastest tobacco cutter. By David Stephenson and Amy Wilson September 3, 2009 – Lancaster, Kentucky, USA. Alvin Stamper, 26, defends his title as the…

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        • The General


          from David Stephenson Added 6,895 31 6

          General Quarters surprised horse racing fans when he won the 2009 Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland. Now, he and his 75-year old trainer, Tom McCarthy, are headed for the Kentucky Derby on the first…

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          • Keeneland blossoms into spring meet


            from David Stephenson Added 1,510 11 1

            Before the sun is up, horses are on the track. Riders in thick jackets and leather chaps ease them up the stretch and gallop them back down, around the turn. Hooves pound. Puffs of steam pour from…

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            • The Road to Recovery


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              Two weeks after the worst ice storm in its modern history, Western Kentucky is still recovering. Lexington Herald-Leader reporter Amy Wilson and David Stephenson took a one-day road trip to talk to…

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              • David Stephenson's 2008 Year in Review


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                This is a "best of" video that has my favorites from 2008, including stills and video. It's been a busy year, now that I look back at it . . .

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                • Time lapse: Tearing down a block, one building at a time


                  from David Stephenson Added 4,468 6 7

                  During the summer of 2008, 15 buildings on a block in downtown Lexington were torn down - one by one - to make way for a hotel and retail development called CentrePointe. This is the story of the…

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                  • The Turtle Man


                    from David Stephenson Added 3,477 7 4

                    Ernie Brown, Jr. hunts for snapping turtles in Lincoln County farm ponds near Stanford, Ky. Brown, known as the Turtle Man, is trying to make a name for himself for his entertaining style of catching…

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                    • Rocky


                      from David Stephenson Added 7,172 92 27

                      Shot in about 90 minutes. All available light (with the help of some industrial halogens). Most if not all was shot in the high ISO range (3200-6400). I used a Sennheiser wireless mic which worked…

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