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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!

Here are my favorite images from game one of the series

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual Fireworks go off prior to the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks against the San Francisco Giants during opening day baseball game at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Fireworks go off prior to the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks against the San Francisco Giants during opening day baseball game at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f2.8, 1/800th, Manual Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt accepts his Silver Slugger award, Rawlings Golden Glove award, Hank Aaron award and Mel Ott award prior to the game.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f2.8, 1/800th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt accepts his Silver Slugger award, Rawlings Golden Glove award, Hank Aaron award and Mel Ott award prior to the game.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual Opening day starter San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws in the first inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual
Opening day starter San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws in the first inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual Arizona Diamondbacks base runner Mark Trumbo (right) is tagged out at third base by San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval in the second inning during opening day baseball game at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks base runner Mark Trumbo (right) is tagged out at third base by San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval in the second inning during opening day baseball game at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual San Francisco Giants base runner Brandon Crawford (left) scores past Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero in the third inning.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1000th, Manual
San Francisco Giants base runner Brandon Crawford (left) scores past Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero in the third inning.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f3.2, 1/1000th, Manual San Francisco Giants pitcher Sergio Romo celebrates after the final out against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Giants defeated the Diamondbacks 9-8.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f3.2, 1/1000th, Manual
San Francisco Giants pitcher Sergio Romo celebrates after the final out against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Giants defeated the Diamondbacks 9-8.

Lets move on to my favorite images from the final game of their series, a gorgeous roof open day of baseball with great light, what could go wrong?! KILLER BEES!!!!!

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 400iso, f3.5, 1/1000th, Manual Bees swarm in the air above the field prior to the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 400iso, f3.5, 1/1000th, Manual
Bees swarm in the air above the field prior to the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f5, 1/1600th, Manual Bees swarm in the outfield as San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence warms up prior to the game.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f5, 1/1600th, Manual
Bees swarm in the outfield as San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence warms up prior to the game.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f5, 1/2500th, 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.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f5, 1/2500th, 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.

Here is the same moment from my remote camera set up behind the plate.

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.

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.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/1000th, Manual San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/1000th, Manual
San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval reacts against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/2000th, Manual San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum follows through on a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/2000th, Manual
San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum follows through on a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/3200th, Manual Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt slides into second base prior to being tagged out in the third inning against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/3200th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt slides into second base prior to being tagged out in the third inning against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 400iso, f3.5, 1/1600th, Manual Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Mark Trumbo connects on a two run home run in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 400iso, f3.5, 1/1600th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Mark Trumbo connects on a two run home run in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f4, 1/1600th, Manual Flying dirt is illuminated by the backlit sun creating a glowing effect as San Francisco Giants base runner Hunter Pence slides into home to score in the eighth inning.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f4, 1/1600th, Manual
Flying dirt is illuminated by the backlit sun creating a glowing effect as San Francisco Giants base runner Hunter Pence slides into home to score in the eighth inning.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/4000th, Manual Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Josh Collmenter pitches in relief against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 500iso, f4, 1/4000th, Manual
Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Josh Collmenter pitches in relief against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f4, 1/1600th, Manual San Francisco Giants batter Angel Pagan spits after hitting a three run home run in the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f4, 1/1600th, Manual
San Francisco Giants batter Angel Pagan spits after hitting a three run home run in the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f4, 1/1600th, Manual San Francisco Giants batter Angel Pagan (second from right) is congratulated by teammates after hitting a three run home run in the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f4, 1/1600th, Manual
San Francisco Giants batter Angel Pagan (second from right) is congratulated by teammates after hitting a three run home run in the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2500iso, f4, 1/2000th, Manual The broken bat from Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock stuck in the ground after breaking in the ninth inning.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2500iso, f4, 1/2000th, Manual
The broken bat from Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock stuck in the ground after breaking in the ninth inning.

That wraps up my best from Dbacks vs Giants. Next up will be my best from Dbacks vs Dodgers!


 
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