13
Nov
Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2000iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) is upended as he is tackled by Washington Redskins safety E.J. Biggers (30) in the fourth quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2000iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) is upended as he is tackled by Washington Redskins safety E.J. Biggers (30) in the fourth quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium.

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06
Nov
Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 4000iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual Southern California Trojans running back Javorius Allen (37) runs the ball on his way to a touchdown as guard Toa Lobendahn (50) tackles an Arizona Wildcats defender at Arizona Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 4000iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual
Southern California Trojans running back Javorius Allen (37) runs the ball on his way to a touchdown as guard Toa Lobendahn (50) tackles an Arizona Wildcats defender at Arizona Stadium.

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12
Oct
Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual UCLA Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley (17) leaps over Arizona State Sun Devils defensive back Jordan Simone (38) as he runs for a first down in the second quarter at Sun Devil Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual
UCLA Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley (17) leaps over Arizona State Sun Devils defensive back Jordan Simone (38) as he runs for a first down in the second quarter at Sun Devil Stadium.

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10
Sep
Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 4000iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson (21) celebrates in the final seconds of the game against the San Diego Chargers at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Chargers 18-17.

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Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson (21) celebrates in the final seconds of the game against the San Diego Chargers at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Chargers 18-17.

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29
Aug
Canon 1Dx, 16-35mm, 800iso, f5.6, 1/320th, Aperture Priority

My job as a photographer has afforded me the opportunity to travel the globe and see some of the most beautiful places on Earth. Its funny that one of the prettiest spots on the planet is in my home state of Arizona yet I hadn’t been there since I was a child, and NEVER with a camera! Its time to change that…

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27
May
Overall view of fans in the grandstands and infield as IndyCar Series drivers head down the backstretch three wide towards turn three during the 2014 Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

One of my favorite events I cover each year is the Indianapolis 500. To someone who’s never been there, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is a mecca for motorsports fans. The place oozes with history and the tradition of the biggest race on Earth! Lets get on to the pics…

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Posted in Aerial Photography, Arizona, Crash, Fishing, Indy Cars, IRL, Me, Racing, Scenic, Sports, Travel   Leave a comment
17
Apr
Nikon D800, 70-200mm, 800iso, f7.1, 1/1250th, Manual Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt hits a two run home run in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

After officially beginning their 2014 season in Australia, the Dbacks returned to Phoenix for their home opening series against the San Francisco Giants. I shot two of the four games in the series. Continue on to check out my favorites!

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09
Mar
Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 250iso, f5.6, 1/3200th, Aperture Priority Overall view of turns three and four of Phoenix International Raceway during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the The Profit on CNBC 500.

After a thrilling victory by Dale Earnhardt Jr in the season opening Daytona 500, there was a lot of excitement and energy in the sport as the series made their first of two trips on the year to Phoenix International Raceway, the “Jewel in the Desert”. Continue on to check out all the cool images on the weekend at PIR!

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04
Mar

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 500iso, f4, 1/1000th, Manual NHRA funny car driver Alexis DeJoria celebrates with her first pro Wally after winning the Carquest Auto Parts Nationals at Wild Horse Motorsports Park.

Just over a week ago the NHRA had their second race of the 2014 season at the newly rebranded Wild Horse Motorsports Park. (formerly Firebird International Raceway) On top of being the one race of the season I can sleep in my own bed, this is also the only racetrack with a bridge over the shutdown area that enables us to get some awesome views. Continue on to check out the great weekend of racing in the desert!

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30
Dec
Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 1000iso, f4, 1/2500th, Manual A full moon rises above Saguaro Cactus on a mountain near Lake Pleasant.

Next up in my best of 2013 blogs are my best scenery/nature photos of the year. My travels throughout the country allow me plenty of oppritunities to photograph some beautiful scenes. Continue on to see the best of what nature had to offer me in 2013…

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