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It was an amazing six weeks traveling with the Spanish national football team and I couldn’t believe it would come to an even more amazing end when Spain played in the final match against my...

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Photographing Future World Cup Athletes

June 8, 2010 | 2 Comments

This is me, getting to work. Picture taken by Streeter Lecka. The Getty Images photography crew started arriving in South Africa last week for the biggest sporting event in the world, the 2010 Fifa World...

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World Series Game 5

October 28, 2006 | 1 Comments

Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images Game 5 of the World Series ended tonight with the St. Louis Cardinals pulling off a surprising home sweep over the Detroit Tigers. As in game 4, the score was close throughout,...

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Game Four (Part Deux)

October 28, 2006 | 0 Comments

After a rain out the night before the fans and media came back to Busch Stadium on Thursday night for another try at getting game four on the books. With the weather cooperating a bit...

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The Results

October 24, 2006 | 0 Comments

Cover Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images Front page of the St. Louis Post Dispatch on October 24, 2006. Jamie Squire/Getty Images Front page of the USA Today on October 24, 2006....

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World Series Game 2

October 23, 2006 | 4 Comments

David E. Klutho/Getty Images As we arrived under a light drizzle and gray skies to Comerica Park four hours before first pitch, most of the talk was whether or not the weather would hold up...

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World Series Game 1

October 22, 2006 | 3 Comments

Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images The Detroit Tigers and the St. Louis Cardinals began game 1 of the World Series tonight in Detroit. Having swept the Oakland Athletics in the ALCS, the well rested Tigers took on...

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“Number 16 of Bremen is challenged by number one of Leer during the Friendly Match between Germania Leer and Werder Bremen at the Hoheellern Stadium” The life of a Getty Images sport photographer is often...

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“The Italian players celebrate as Fabio Cannavaro of Italy lifts the World Cup trophy aloft following victory in a penalty shootout at the end of the final match between Italy and France at the Olympic...

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It is often thought in sport that nobody remembers who comes second, yet alone third place! Well, tonight the German nation will certainly remember. The German pride was what the team was playing for with...

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In response to Dave the blogger: In sport photography it’s often possible to adapt ideas from one sport to another and achieve different and striking results. It’s all about being open to different ideas in...

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The match was pretty even with both teams having chances they failed to convert. For me, the French goal keeper Fabian Bartez was the man of the match making several crucial saves. Following the penalty...

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There has been an eerie silence in Germany since the match last night – the whole country appears to be completely deflated after losing to Italy in the final minutes. There was quite a bit...

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Rooney’s red mist was the moment when England’s hopes of winning the World Cup slowly ebbed away. We were beaten by Portugal on German soil with the help of an Argentinean referee. This time the...

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