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Hey, take my picture! Mascot edition.

by Nate Billings and Doug Hoke Modified: April 18, 2013 at 12:26 pm •  Published: October 19, 2008

Doug Hoke, our director of photography, contributes this “Hey, take my picture!” entry from the OSU football game against Baylor this weekend. As characters whose sole purpose is to get attention, mascots are naturals to appear in this feature. Here’s Bruiser, the costumed version of the Baylor Bear.

Baylor's costumed mascot, Bruiser
Baylor's costumed mascot, Bruiser

-Nate Billings

by Nate Billings
Nate Billings never planned to become a photojournalist. He took pictures as a hobby growing up and worked as an assistant for his father, a commercial still and video photographer, but chose to study English Literature in college. Billings did...
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by Doug Hoke
Photography Manager
Director of Photography Doug Hoke started his career at The Oklahoman and Times as a part-timer December 1976. After just his third semester at Central State University (now University of Central Oklahoma). Hoke was moved onto the full-time staff...
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