With work slowly picking back up, I was excited to have the opportunity to photograph British Olympic Long Jumper, and Spyder Korea athlete, Lorraine Ugen. We created these fun portraits using long exposures and a fog machine! It felt great to just have fun in the studio, and have the freedom to just create! For…
Tag: track and field
#FitnessFriday: Kenny Selmon
“Hurdles will keep coming in your life. Solving these hurdles is the key of your next success.” I had a great time photographing Spyder Korea athlete and professional 400m Hurdler Kenny Selmon. Another fun shoot in the books playing with long exposures and stroboscopic effect! For these images I used a Profoto (D2 + D1)…
#TipsAndTricksTuesday: How To Remove/Change a Background
#TipsAndTricksTuesday Check out my latest Tutorial on Skillshare!
#MondayMotivation: Kerron Clement
“I truly believe that we can overcome any hurdle that lies before us.” A few weeks ago I had the amazing opportunity to work with 400m hurdler and Olympic Champion Kerron Clement. Although the Olympics has been postponed to 2021, the grind doesn’t stop. Athletes are still training from home during the quarantine to stay…
#WCW: Robin Bone
“Turn your dreams into a goal and a goal into a reality.” Prior to documenting some of Robin Bone’s training sessions, we connected to do some updates for her modeling portfolio for Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited Agency. We decided to start with a sunrise shoot which turned out AMAZING lighting wise, but what you can’t…
In the Quiet Moments: Robin Bone
Had the opportunity to spend a few days documenting Canadian Pole Vaulter Robin Bone during her training sessions in Atlanta, GA. Check out more images from this series on my website.
Mt Sac Relays
Had the opportunity to cover the Mt Sac Relays this past weekend at El Camino College and it was definitely fun to watch. SO much amazing talent on the track! Long Jumpers: Tara Davis, Sha’keela Saunders, Eliane Martins, Tori Franklin, Malaina Payton Check out more images on my website!
Kölner Hochsprung Meeting 2019
Had the opportunity to cover the Kölner Hochsprung Meeting 2019 at the Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln in Cologne, Germany. Luis Castro of Puerto Rico won the meet with a national record of 2.26m and Jamal Wilson of the Bahamas came second with 2.22m. Images also include Edgar Rivera of Mexico and Jean Carlos Ramirez of Cuba.
In the Quiet Moments: Saniél AtkinsonGrier
Had the opportunity to photograph Saniél AtkinsonGrier, high jumper for Team Jamaica, during her training session with Tru Fit Athletics in Miami, FL. Check out more images from this series on my website.
#GetFreeWithBee: Marlo Bolles
Marlo Bolles is one of my favorite muses to work with in Atlanta. My fitness shoot with him last year actually inspired my long exposure series. We did a track inspired shoot and I used graphic effects in adobe photoshop to create the illusion of motion. After creating that image, I got curious wondering how…
Atlanta Georgia Relays Recap
This past weekend I had the opportunity of covering the Atlanta Georgia Relays. It was a hot day full of a lot of amazing talents of all ages. Here are some of my favorite images:
#WorkoutWednesday – Montez
Keep calm… and run on the beach! @montezblair & @nnamz24
#Workout Wednesday – Ocean Lewis
A day at practice with Ocean Lewis.
#WorkoutWednesday – Morgan
When I was living in Atlanta, Erik Umphery referred me to this amazing fitness model Morgan who was traveling to Atlanta and was looking to shoot while there. Sadly we were unable to shoot because of my schedule but I’m glad we were able to finally shoot together during her trip to LA! We decided to…
#WorkoutWednesday – Dexter
Long exposures with fitness model and tennis player Dexter
#WorkoutWednesday – Melvin Echard
“Those who don’t jump will never fly.” Had the opportunity to photograph professional long jumper and fitness model of Sports & Lifestyle Unlimited Agency, Melvin Echard and enjoyed every second of this shoot! His positive spirit matched his energy during this shoot and we captured some amazing portraits as well as some long exposure jumps. Make…
Had the opportunity to collaborate with Miska of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited agency in Los Angeles, CA.
#Flashback Friday: Amber
Had the opporitunity to collaborate with Jordan Raggio of Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited agency in Los Angeles, CA.
In The Quiet Moments: Warren Fraser
I’ve known Warren Fraser for a couple of years now, but only recently I had the chance to watch him do work on the track.
Track & Field Championships and Trials
So this is a big week for a lot of athletes, because it is the USATF 2017 Outdoor Championships as well as the National Trials for a lot of countries, which will determine which athletes will be qualified to compete in the IAAF World Championships in London in August.