06
Mar

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 160iso, f8, 30 seconds, Manual
Twin lightning bolts strike in Glendale, AZ as viewed from my backyard during a summer monsoon storm.

Been so crazy busy lately I haven’t had time to finish the final two categories in my Best of 2017 blog posts. Here are my favorite scenery/nature photos of the year.  All photos are available for purchase!

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26
Feb

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 500iso, f6.3, 1/3200th, Manual

During the second round of eliminations of the NHRA Arizona Nationals, living legend John Force would suffer a massive engine explosion before losing control and crashing with opponent Jonnie Lindberg. Continue on to see all the shots from this breathtaking incident.

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Posted in Arizona, Crash, Drag Racing, Firebird International Raceway, NHRA, Pocket Wizard, Racing, Remote Camera, Sports   Leave a comment
18
Jan

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta is hit in the face by a pitch in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Chase Field.

Here are my favorite baseball photos of 2017!

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26
Dec

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 400iso, f2.8, 1/400th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Daniel Descalso is doused with gatorade after hitting a walk off home run in the thirteenth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Chase Field.

Time for all my favorite reactions of 2017, featuring the highs and lows of being an athlete. Continue on!

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Posted in Arizona, ASU, Baseball, Basketball, Best of, Boxing, Cardinals, Diamondbacks, Drag Racing, Football, Hockey, Indy Cars, MLB, NASCAR, NBA, NCAA, NFL, NHL, NHRA, Racing, Soccer, Sports   Leave a comment
23
May

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f5.6, 1/15th, Aperture Priority
IndyCar Series driver Will Power streaks through turn one during the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix at Phoenix International Raceway.

A few weeks ago the Verizon IndyCar Series raced on the one mile oval at Phoenix International Raceway. Continue on to see my best shots from the weekend!

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03
Apr

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 1250iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Chris Owings celebrates with teammates after hitting a walk off single in the ninth inning against the San Francisco Giants during opening day at Chase Field.

In the midst of a busy weekend of shooting the NCAA Final Four, NBA Basketball and NHL Hockey, I was able to cover the Arizona Diamondbacks opening day matchup vs the San Francisco Giants.  The first game of the season brings optimism for the team, the fans and even the photographers as we all want to watch a winner in the marathon baseball season. 2017 sure started off great for the Dbacks but there are 161 games remaining to see just how good this team will be.   Continue on to see all my favorites!

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Posted in Arizona, Baseball, Diamondbacks, MLB, Sports   Leave a comment
03
Mar

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 320iso, f6.3, 1/2000th, Manual
NHRA top fuel driver Terry Haddock has an engine fire in the first round of eliminations for the Arizona Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE IMAGE

Here are my favorite images from race two of the 2017 NHRA season, the Arizona Nationals.  Continue on to see all the shots!

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Posted in Arizona, Drag Racing, Firebird International Raceway, NHRA, Pocket Wizard, Racing, Remote Camera, Sports   Leave a comment
22
Jan

Canon 1Dx, 16-35mm, 250iso, f7.1, 30 seconds, Manual
A massive lightning strike gets my attention during a sunset monsoon storm at Lake Pleasant.

While I didn’t get to shoot as much scenery/nature stuff as I would have liked, here are my favorite scenic images of 2016!

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Posted in Aerial Photography, Arizona, Best of, Desert, Lightning, Scenic, Sports, weather, Wildlife   Leave a comment
16
Jan

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 1000iso, f3.2, 1/1600th, Manual
Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart (28) dives over the pile of defenders for a touchdown against the Denver Broncos in the second quarter in Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium.

Here are my favorite football photos of 2016! Continue on to see them all.

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Posted in Arizona, ASU, Best of, Bowl Game, Cardinals, Football, NCAA, NFL, Sports   Leave a comment
07
Jan

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 8000iso, f3.5, 1/1250th, Manual
Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. reacts as he dunks the ball in the second half against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The Suns defeated the Lakers 119-107.

Here are my favorite basketball photos from 2016.

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