sports photography

Lionel Messi breaks Instagram’s record for the most-liked post

Dec 21, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Lionel Messi has scored yet another record-breaking achievement, this time on Instagram. The Argentine soccer superstar recently posted a set of photos featuring himself, his…

Footballer wipes hands on photographer’s bib in middle of World Cup USA v UK match

Nov 26, 2022
Alex Baker

World Cup fever is officially upon us, but it’s not usually the players who resort to bizarre behaviour. One pitch-side photographer went viral during the…

What it’s like to photograph football players

Oct 24, 2022
Blair Bunting

Photographing football campaigns in one of the most aggressive and intense types of commercial photography there is. While some photoshoots will have a sushi chef for craft services,…

Watch: Fan runs onto the football field, photographer tackles him down

Oct 24, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Sports photographers face all sorts of crazy, unpredictable, and dangerous situations on the job. And recently, a photographer did a police job during a college…

A perfect moment of tennis player saving a butterfly wins 2022 World Sports Photography Awards

Aug 2, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

The World Sports Photography Awards has published the results of its third annual contest. And just like last year, the winning image captures the perfect…

Dream-like scenes from inside a squash court, unlike any you’ve ever seen before

Jul 7, 2022
Alex Baker

What immediately springs to mind when you think of racquet sports? The excitement of the match? The incredible athletic skill required? Or perhaps the weird…

Surf photographers lucky to be alive after huge wipeout at Teahupoo Polynesia

Jun 3, 2022
Alex Baker

  It can be gnarly out there, especially if you’re a pro-surf photographer. This week a boat full of professional photographers, cameramen and pro surfers…

Photographer saves boxer from head injury after being knocked out of the ring

May 18, 2022
Alex Baker

  They say photography is often about being in the right place at the right time. Well, this photographer certainly was, but not for taking…

Judge dismisses “creep” photographer’s defamation suit against Hilary Duff

May 11, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

In 2020, actress and singer Hilary Duff publicly called out a photographer who was taking photos at her kid’s soccer game. She filmed him with…

Remember this ad from 12 years ago? This is why you don’t use on-camera flash for sports photography

Mar 18, 2022
Alex Baker

Are you sitting comfortably? Great! Now, think back 12 years ago. Yes, that would be pre-multiple political upheavals, pre-pandemic and pre-full frame mirrorless cameras. It…