Triathlons

Why stop at simply running? In addition to street races, I also photograph triathlons!

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Triathlons may not seem very different from standard course photography, but the variety in the three different stages makes the event particularly interesting to photograph. In the same day, I often have the chance to shoot all three parts of the triathlon: swimming, cycling, and running. Having the opportunity to photograph great athletes in several different contexts in the same day is fun and rewarding as a photographer.

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Due to the nature of the events, I only do standard course photos for the cycling and running portions of the event. I also do promo shooting for triathlons, which includes getting promo shots of the swimming portion. Unlike many photographers, I am willing to get into the water with the swimmers in order to capture a unique, up-close perspective that cannot be matched from a boat or the shore.