Shooting Moe Norman book successful but unglamourous

  Lucky me. I spent last week on a golf course in Orlando. The weather was mostly fantastic—high 70s in American, mid 20s in Canadian. I wore shorts all week, which is great for any northerner deep into October. Apart from about eight balls on the range at Eagle Creek GC, I didn’t hit a single ball on the course. Instead, I watched professional Todd Graves make what seemed like a million swings. I was on a photo shoot to capture … [Read more...]

Want to really improve? Be like Moe … put in your time

Among the thousands of stories about Moe Norman, the late eccentric genius of golf, is a nugget that exemplifies just how precisely he could hit a golf ball. Moe was playing with the late Ken Venning one morning in Florida. Unable to hit balls before they teed off, they hit three balls each off the first tee. As they made their way down the fairway, Venning said it looked like he was walking toward a mushroom in the middle of the fairway. As he … [Read more...]