All articles by Michael Davis

All-Star Sumo (Photos)

Athleticism on display

A sumo seven league of nations descended on Turning Stone Resort and Casino for a round-robin All-Star sumo wrestling event on Saturday, July 19. Contestants from Japan, Mongolia, Russia, Poland, New Zealand, Egypt and the U.S. competed to win an All-Star title. Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis captured the action.



The 2014 Syracuse Nationals (Photos)

See photos from the 2014 Syracuse Nationals

Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis was at the 2014 Syracuse Nationals with his camera in hand. See his photos below.



Syracuse Jazz Fest (PHOTOS)

(PHOTOS) Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis captured The Music and The People of the two day M&T Syracuse Jazz festival.

The M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest returned to the grounds of Onondaga Community College on July 11 and 12. Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis captured The Music and The People of the two day festival below.



(PHOTOS) Mills Rose Garden

(PHOTOS) The Rose Garden at Thornden Park

The Dr. E.M. Mills Rose Garden is located in Thornden Park near the campus of Syracuse University. Established in 1922, the garden contains plants from the original garden and has about 29 classes of roses in about 368 different varieties. Roughly 3, 850 plants surround the central gazebo. Syracuse Rose Society members work in the Mills Garden Wednesday mornings from spring through fall. (Syracuse Rose Society)



A Day at the Races

Let’s Go Racing!

Thousands of Central New Yorkers come out during racing season, weather permitting, to watch the competition on local paved and dirt tracks. The tracks represented on these pages are Brewerton Speedway, Oswego Speedway and Utica-Rome Speedway.



PHOTOS: Racing

Racing Photos Continued

Michael Davis Photos | Syracuse New Times



PHOTOS: Racing Too

PHOTOS: Racing continued

Michael Davis Photos | Syracuse New Times Click Here to see Michael's "A Day at the Races" Photo Essay



All Along the Watchfire

(PHOTOS) See photos from the watchfire at the fairgrounds

U.S. service members who've never returned home were honored on May 25 at the annual Memorial Day weekend watchfire held at the New York State Fairgrounds.



(PHOTOS) West Shore Trail Opens

(PHOTOS) The scenic western shore of Onondaga Lake

Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis was at the opening day celebration of Onondaga Lake's West Shore Trail on Sunday May 18th, 2014. Below are some photos he captured of the day's events.



PHOTOS Mountain Goat Run

PHOTOS – 2014 Mountain Goat Run

Syracuse New Times photographer Michael Davis was on hand to capture the 36th annual Dunn Tire Mountain Goat Run on Sunday May 4th.