Grayson County Fiddlers’ Convention 2015

elkcreekpanorama2015
image

Two days of intermittent thunderstorms, rain and high winds didn’t chase away all the competitors — or spectators — at the 2015 Grayson County Fiddlers’ Convention in Elk Creek… although the Friday night storm winds did play havoc with the canopies and awnings that campers use to create sunshaded jam-session spaces.
image

A bunch of the tangled canopy frameworks were thrown together afterward, looking a lot like a multi-legged lunar lander or Mars rover, or some high-tech jackstraws.
image

Those who held on into Saturday afternoon — and looked away from the stage — did get treated to a broad double rainbow, only a small portion of which fits this cellphone image.

rainbow

mild-mannered reporter who fell deeper into computers and the Web during three trips through graduate school in the 1980s and 1990s, then began teaching journalism, media studies and Web production, most recently as a faculty member at Radford University.

Posted in 2015, community, Music

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

  • RT @frontlinepbs: "The Facebook Dilemma" tells the inside story of Facebook’s relentless pursuit of growth — and what that’s meant for priv… 23 hours ago
  • RT @frontlinepbs: With Facebook under continued scrutiny, watch an interactive version of “The Facebook Dilemma” that shows you key quotes… 23 hours ago
  • RT @pwcdanica: The message @TIME is sending about the vital importance of the Fourth Estate is beautiful and needed as journalists continue… 1 day ago
  • RT @stevenjay: For the first time ever we’ve added a new category to the Fact Checker: the Bottomless Pinocchio. It is awarded to politicia… 1 day ago
  • RT @JaneBSinger: It's official, @pewjournalism: Social media has now overtaken newspapers as a news source in the US. And although TV news… 1 day ago
Categories
Archives