26
Jan
Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 2000iso, f5.6, 1/1250th, Manual Air gets beneath the Valvoline body and tears it into several pieces.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 2000iso, f5.6, 1/1250th, Manual
NHRA funny car driver Jack Beckman explodes the Valvoline sponsored Dodge into pieces during qualifying for the Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway.

Finally found a minute to post my final Best of 2014 photo blog with my best Crash and Burn photos of 2014. Continue on to check them out!

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19
Jan
Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual Central Florida Knights wide receiver Breshad Perriman (11) attempts to make a diving catch under pressure from Baylor Bears cornerback Demetri Goodson. Sadly he was unable to catch the ball.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual
Central Florida Knights wide receiver Breshad Perriman (11) dives for the ball under pressure from Baylor Bears cornerback Demetri Goodson. 

Getting closer to the end of my Best of 2014 photo blogs so that means we’re getting to the good ones. Here are my best Football photos of 2014!

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05
Jan
Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 320iso, f11, 1/200th, Manual with Studio Lights With the help of a smoke machine I produced this shot of the 2015 Dodge Charger of two time NHRA funny car champion Matt Hagan during a portrait shoot at the teams shop near Indianapolis.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 320iso, f11, 1/200th, Manual with Studio Lights
With the help of a smoke machine I produced this shot of the 2015 Dodge Charger of two time NHRA funny car champion Matt Hagan during a portrait shoot at the teams shop near Indianapolis.

Time to get to some of my favorite Best of posts as we kick it into high gear with my Best NHRA photos of 2014. Continue on to see my favorite sport from an assortment of angles and moments!

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02
Jan
Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 6400iso, f3.2, 1/2500th, Manual The face of Carlos Molina is distorted as he is punched by Adrien Broner during their fight at MGM Grand.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 6400iso, f3.2, 1/2500th, Manual
The face of Carlos Molina is distorted as he is punched by Adrien Broner during their fight at MGM Grand.

Despite only shooting a few hours of Boxing and a few hours of UFC fighting I figured I’d still throw together a Best of 2014 post featuring my best Boxing/MMA images of 2014. Continue on to check them out!

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02
Jan
Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual Phoenix Suns forward Marcus Morris (15) high fives fans as he enters the arena during player introductions prior to their home opener against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual
Phoenix Suns forward Marcus Morris (15) high fives fans as he enters the arena during player introductions prior to their home opener against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Next up in my Best of 2014 blog posts are my Best Basketball images of the year. Continue on to check them out!

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31
Dec
Canon 1Dx, 300mm with 1.4 convertor (420mm), 1600iso, f5.6, 1/640th, Aperture Priority A ridiculous mass of photographers take a group photo of team Brazil prior to the game against Croatia in the opening game of the 2014 World Cup at Arena Corinthians.

Canon 1Dx, 300mm with 1.4 convertor (420mm), 1600iso, f5.6, 1/640th, Aperture Priority
A ridiculous mass of photographers take a group photo of team Brazil prior to the game against Croatia in the opening game of the 2014 World Cup at Arena Corinthians.

One of the roughest, yet most rewarding assignments of my career was spending three weeks down in Brazil covering the 2014 World Cup. Here are my favorite images from the experience!

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29
Dec
Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/200th, Manual  Texas Rangers pitcher Joakim Soria poses for a portrait in a bathroom during photo day at Surprise Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/200th, Manual
Texas Rangers pitcher Joakim Soria poses for a portrait in a bathroom during photo day at Surprise Stadium.

Next up in my Best of 2014 blog posts are my best baseball photos from 2014. Continue on to see them all!

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26
Dec
Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 1250iso, f4.5, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority Utah State Aggies wide receivers coach  Jovon Bouknight is doused with gatorade by players in the closing seconds of the game against the UTEP Miners during the 2014 New Mexico Bowl at University Stadium. Utah State defeated UTEP 21-6.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 1250iso, f4.5, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
Utah State Aggies wide receivers coach Jovon Bouknight is doused with gatorade by players in the closing seconds of the game against the UTEP Miners during the 2014 New Mexico Bowl at University Stadium. Utah State defeated UTEP 21-6.

Time to begin my seventh annual Best of the Year blog posts to close out a great 2014. First up are my best reaction shots from the year showing all the highs and lows of the year as viewed through my Canon 1Dx. Enjoy!

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22
Dec
Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2500iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown (12) catches a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter against the St. Louis Rams at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2500iso, f3.2, 1/1250th, Manual
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown (12) catches a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter against the St. Louis Rams at University of Phoenix Stadium.

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26
Nov
Canon 1Dx, 400mm with 1.4 converter (560mm), 500iso, f5.6, 1/2000th, Manual Arizona State Sun Devils wide receiver Jaelen Strong (21) catches a second quarter pass for a touchdown pass against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Sun Devil Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm with 1.4 converter (560mm), 500iso, f5.6, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona State Sun Devils wide receiver Jaelen Strong (21) catches a second quarter pass for a touchdown pass against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Sun Devil Stadium.

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