THE ANGRY WHALE

a web zine by columbia sc photographer sean rayford

Donald Trump pig effigy confiscated on final night of RNC

July 24, 2016
Just before sundown during the final day the 2016 Republican National Convention a young boy wandered up and down a section of Euclid Street dishing out fives high and lo...
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Photos: A dissident, cameraman, po-po shit sandwich - On the streets at the RNC

July 20, 2016
"NAZI SCUM!...OFF OUR STREETS! NAZI SCUM!...OFF OUR STREETS! NAZI SCUM!...OFF OUR STREETS! I can hear protestors in the Cleveland public square as their voices bounce of...
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Photos: Welcome to Cleveland. Welcome to the RNC

July 18, 2016
"Bicycle! Bicycle! Bicycle! I want to ride my bicycle! Bicycle. Bicycle! I want to ride my bicycle. I want to ride my bike!" Partially surrounded by a cavalry of armored...
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Photos: Take-Aways from last night's march in Columbia

July 11, 2016
I started my Sunday morning covering a Confederate flag rally on the statehouse grounds for The Post & Courier. I went to Repticon at the Jamil Temple and then came back...
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Charleston Couple Embarks on Epic Road Trip

July 01, 2016
“I think living in Charleston you get caught up — being ' house poor ' — I think they call it. We have always been concerned about where we are living in Charleston. It g...
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That time I threw 50 cheddar cheese cubes into the crowd

June 24, 2016
Back when Susto's Justin Osborne fronted Charleston's Sequoyah Prep School I used to tend bar at New Brookland Tavern where the band regularly appeared on the West Columb...
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About Last Night: How I Shot It - Say Brother at New Brookland

May 23, 2016
I've been shooting shows at New Brookland Tavern in West Columbia since 1998. That's ridiculous and I don't know how I feel about that math. On my first visit with a came...
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What I learned about street photography last weekend in New York City

April 08, 2016
Last weekend I stopped back through New York City on my return trip south during a 2,588 mile road tour on the East Coast. My my only agenda being the avoidance of pollen...
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"Tour Brain" with Slingshot Dakota - THURSDAY night at New Brookland

April 06, 2016
One of my favorite memories during my days as a bartender at New Brookland Tavern was a Slingshot Dakota show. So when I saw the band would be playing in Brooklyn last Fr...
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Getting Trail Legs in the Appalachian Mountains - #AvoidPollen 2016

April 05, 2016
"Patch," a farmer from Indiana and thru-hiker on the Appalachian Trail, looks out towards the Peaks of Otter from the Blue Ridge Parkway in the mountains of Virginia - de...
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