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Player Introduction

I noticed during player introductions last season, I would sometimes capture the spotlight behind the players as they skated onto the ice. I watched how the spotlight operator would follow a pattern. Once I figured out about when the spotlight … Continue reading

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View 283: Playoff Hockey Intensity

The intensity of playoff hockey has players skating faster and hitting harder. Syracuse Crunch Ondrej Palat (12) is not the biggest player on the ice.  Still, he took on Grand Grand Rapids Brian Lashoff (32) during the Calder Cup Final game … Continue reading

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View 277: Bench Buddy

The Syracuse Crunch have a Bench Buddy program where fans can sit in the player’s bench during pre-game warm ups.  I have been there to photograph many fans enjoying this privilege but it’s the kids which create the best moments … Continue reading

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View 193: A Fair in Motion

The New York State Fair is a place of motion.  I used several ways to photograph it. Panning is a fun way to give the feeling of speed.  This young barrel racer was at full gallop during the qualifying rounds … Continue reading

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Know Thy Sport

This is a concept well known in photography.  The better you know a subject, the better you can photograph it.  I grew up playing ice hockey so I feel the most comfortable and confident covering high school and pro games. … Continue reading

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