Home page image by Leslie Mansmann from At One by Lynn Plourde

TV news shooter spends off-hours searching Maine woods for abandoned cars

06/07/2016

South Portlander David Hill, like me, is a news shooter. He’s a camera man at Portland television station WGME, CBS 13. When he’s not running and gunning after the biggest story of the day, Hill likes to traipse through the woods, and troll through Maine’s back roads, looking for old cars to photograph.

“This, for me, this is on my own time,” said Hill, leaning against a derelict car in the woods he first found while working a murder story. “I don’t have a deadline. I can take my time. I can sit out here in the woods for an hour, hour-and-a-half — talk to the car if I want to, it it won’t answer me but I can talk to it — and just be part of something that I’m not rushed to do.”

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