By Charlie Reetz Everyone who has a GoPro camera can make a two-minute ski film just like Kirby and I do as Snow Reporters. It’s always a great idea when you have footage of family and friends skiing/riding together to put it into the timeline and edit it to a favorite song of yours. I’ve always taken aspects of other people’s work and adapted a … Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Ski Film?
By Charlie Reetz 4:30 am: I’m waking up while my coffee machine automatically brews a few cups of coffee. The Weather Chanel gives me a few updates as I check my emails and Facebook. 5:25 am: Arriving at the office 5 minutes early is a must for me. Clock in and get to work. 5:30 am: Radio in to the grooming team and get the … Continue reading True Life: Being A Stratton Snow Reporter (the quick version)
By Charlie Reetz and Kirby Daly To me the world is a visual place. When I was six years old I was fascinated when my grandfather bought a Pentax K1000 for my birthday and since then I’ve always wanted to put the world into frame. Every detail came into mind when taking a photo including lighting, positioning, depth of field, etc. The purpose is to … Continue reading Meet Your New Snow Reporters
So when are we opening? Saturday. This Saturday, November 23, with signature Stratton snow coverage on the three bears: Polar, Black and Grizzly plus Frank’s Fall Line for intermediate and advanced upper-mountain skiing and riding. You’ll also find beginner terrain on Cub and the Cub Carpet. We want to thank our snowmakers and groomers for getting this party started. And this is just the start. … Continue reading Opening Day – Saturday, November 23