The Pressbox Talks With Equine Photographer Holly M Smith

The Pressbox Talks With Equine Photographer Holly M Smith. Holly is one of the best young equine photographers in the game today.

“Animals have always been a huge part of my life, especially horses.  I grew up showing Saddlebreds and I am very comfortable in the barn and around horses.  One of the most of exciting experiences I have had as a photographer is following American Pharoah during his training  for the Triple Crown at Churchill Downs.” From hollymsmithphotography.com

 

Ebben has been doing well,” Margolis said. “He worked :59 and 1 (on Saturday Dec. 30). We’ll work him a half-mile next weekend and get Corey (Lanerie) to ride him. He loved the way he worked so all is good. We got a little break after the allowance (at Churchill Downs on Nov.25) and it’s been about six or seven weeks so it’s perfect timing for him. We’re ready to go.”

Trainer Steve Margolis, is expected to enter Ebbed in the G3, $200,000 Lecomte Stakes — a qualifying race for the Kentucky Derby — at the Fair Grounds on Jan. 13

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