Protesting Pence – LEO Weekly story and photos

Groups protest Pence visit to Louisville, Ky.

Chanelle Helm, a Black Lives Matter of Louisville organizer, delivers her message to protesters gathered in front of Indivisible Kentucky’s Save My Care Bus. Groups protest the Republican Party’s proposed changes to the Affordable Care Act during a visit by Vice President Mike Pence with Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin and business leaders Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Trane Parts and Distribution Center, 12850 Plantside Drive, Louisville, Ky. (Photo by Brian B. I was happy with the way he framed it in light of the upcoming visit by President Trump himselfohannon)

LEO Weekly March 15, 2017 cover.Many thanks to Keith Stone, managing editor at LEO Weekly, for asking me to shoot this and get quotes and write a copy block. He positioned the story well with a tweak to the lede that made it a warm-up to President Trump’s upcoming visit. Glad to also have my photos run online and for the online teaser inside the next issue. See the story and photos in the LEO Weekly March 15, 2017 issue.

39th Annual IACP Awards and Gala After-Party

39th Annual IACP Awards and Gala After-Party

The 39th Annual IACP Awards and Gala After-Party Sunday, March 5, 2017 at the Louisville Palace Theater in Louisville, Ky. Members of IACP: The International Association of Culinary Professionals finished their three-day conference here with the IACP Cookbook Awards followed by a Hot Brown Smack-Down party with creative cocktail pairings. (Photo by Brian Bohannon)

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I was lucky to be in the lobby when the co-owners of anoosh Bistro and Noosh Nosh, Anoosh Shariat and wife Paula Barmore, rushed out of the auditorium with IACP Cookbook Awards winner Ronni Lundy, author of Victuals: An Appalachian Journey, with Recipes! Great timing.

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NAWBO Kentucky presents the 23rd Annual 2017 EPIC Awards

NAWBO 2017 EPIC Awards

NAWBO Kentucky presents the 2017 EPIC Awards Thursday, March 2, 2017, at the Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center in Louisville, Ky., as they celebrate their 23rd anniversary of honoring the Woman Business Owner of the Year with this prestigious award. (Photo by Brian Bohannon)

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NAWBO Kentucky presents the 2017 EPIC Awards Thursday, March 2, 2017, at the Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center in Louisville, Ky., as they celebrate their 23rd anniversary of honoring the Woman Business Owner of the Year with this prestigious award.

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Mardi Gras celebration at 8Up Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen

A celebration of Mardi Gras and the birthday’s of Joey Wagner, Todd Sharp and Frankie Hilbert, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 at 8Up Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen at 350 W Chestnut St., atop the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Louisville, Ky. (Photo by Brian Bohannon)

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Great party in a rooftop space with fire tables and a downtown view. It got pretty loud in there and resorted to letting people I photographed write their own names in my notebook, which I don’t like to do, but I couldn’t hear well. Since then, I’ve began experimenting with using my phone to take down names …

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Louisville Uncorked Winter 2017 Tasting to benefit Cure CF

Louisville Uncorked Winter 2017 Tasting to benefit Cure CF, Inc.

Louisville Uncorked holds it’s Winter 2017 Tasting to benefit Cure CF, Inc., Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 at The Gillespie in Louisville, Ky. (Photo by Brian Bohannon)

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A great night for sipping wine at the Gillespie. Wish I’d looked for the stairs up to the mezzanine level to shoot this from above.

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