Busy Bleiler embraces multiple roles
A photographer who wants to capture the true essence of his subject doesn't snap photos while she is posing for his camera. Instead, he shoots the moments in between. For it is in these moments, when she believes his camera is off or its focus is trained elsewhere, that she relaxes into her true self, freed of the pressure of having to manufacture a mood. It is these moments that also enable a writer to tell the story of an athlete like halfpipe snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler.
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