Tips for Photographing Horses with Photographer & Pony Mom Erin Perryman

We all love our horses and probably have 3/4 of our iPhone memory devoted to photos and videos of our ponies. However, most of them probably aren’t exactly frame worthy. So we asked professional photographer and mom to a very passionate pony rider, Erin Perryman, a few tips for discovering our inner artist when pointing the lens at our (very patient) horses. Take it away, Erin: I love photographing horses.  Honestly, I was never a “horse person” or “horse photographer” until my daughter started riding at the age of 5, she’s now almost 8.  I’m still not sure I would consider myself […]

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September Must Haves

Summer is drawing to a close, and it’s time to ring in fall (it might be 90 degrees out still, but we’re pretty ready for donning fall colors and switching our wine from rosé to reds). We’ve rounded up our top picks for September – we’ve got you covered with a gorgeous jacket in the most amazing fall color, high vibe jewelry discreet enough to wear under your show clothes, denim breeches that can easily transition from post-work ride to post-ride cocktails, and more. Also, have you ordered your Equestrian Confidential Logo Bottle yet?? Order yours now to get it […]

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Amateur Spotlight: Piper Klemm

Get to know Piper Klemm – an amateur rider, horse lover, newlywed, and owner of your favorite equine publication – The Plaid Horse. We chatted with Piper to find out how she balances work and horses, her go-to huntcoat, her top tips for battling show anxiety, where she gets her post-ride wine and show ring sunscreen, and more.   Name: Piper Klemm, Ph.D – owner, The Plaid Horse magazine Age: 29 Location: Canton, NY  Years Riding: 23 What division(s) do you show in? Whatever I can, usually Pre-Adult or similar Hunter.  Why did you start riding? I have always loved […]

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