Monthly Archives: January 2010

Art Show at the Dog Show

Four of my photographs were accepted into the 24th annual Art Show at the Dog Show, a national juried fine arts competition dedicated to canine art. For fine art photographs, please visit the Fine Art gallery at Susan M. Carter Photography.



IMG_4546_blogCollie in Snow
_DSC6658_blogGreeting the Huntsman


Posted in Dogs, Fine Art

2009 Steeplechase Champions

Here are some of the 2009 steeplechase champion horses and jockeys that I was lucky enough to photograph. Congratulations to them all.

Leading horse and Eclipse winner – Mixed Up. Here ridden by Danielle Hodsdon. Danielle was also champion jockey in terms of money won.

RAC: JUL 11 DAVID L. "ZEKE" FERGUSON MEMORIAL STAKESChampion timber horse – Patriot’s Path. Here ridden by Xavier Aizpuru.
RAC: OCT 3 VIRGINIA FALL RACESChampion claimer – Eagle Beagle. Here ridden by Paddy Young.

RAC: SEP 13 COLONIAL DOWNS STEEPLECHASEChampion Trainer (races won) – Jack Fisher. Seen here with two time Eclipse winner Good Night Shirt.

RAC: APR 25 FOXFIELD RACESChampion Jockey (races won) – Paddy Young
Leading Amateur/Apprentice Jockey – Jacob Roberts
090419_Ffx_p2p_0345_blogAmateur Highweight Timber Jockey – Billy Santoro. At age 59, Billy has announced his retirement.
Just A Prince ,William Santaro; Fleeting Thunder, Paddy Young

Posted in Horse Racing, Steeplechase