Jeff Lipsky photographs Olympic athletes Ashley Wagner, Sarah Hendrickson, and Eddie Alvarez for People magazine

For a feature on America’s Olympic athletes, People magazine asked Jeff Lipsky to shoot portraits of the women’s hockey team, figure skater Ashley Wagner, ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson, and short track speed skater Eddie Alvarez. Below, some of Jeff’s favorite images from his shoots, as well as a peek behind the scenes… . . .

Sports Illustrated goes behind the scenes of Walter Iooss’ cover shot for Super Bowl 48

. When it comes to enumerating Walter Iooss’ contributions to Sports Illustrated, it’s tempting to create a playing card—it would just be the easiest way to list his impressive stats. Walter has shot every single Super Bowl for SI, for example. That includes 13 covers, ranging from Super Bowl I, back in 1967, to this […]

Eat my dust: Jorg Badura captures the action of flat-track racing

Jorg Badura recently shot a series on flat track racing, in which speedy, nimble motorcyclists race on an oval dirt track. Below, some highlights. To view the full series, visit his website: jorgbadura.com/print/automotive-motorcycle/flat-track-racing/. . . .

Walter Iooss for the Esquire Network: “Friday Night Tykes,” “Horseplayers,” and “White Collar Brawlers”

Esquire magazine’s recently launched Esquire Network commissioned Walter Iooss to shoot images for three of its shows: Friday Night Tykes, a 10-part docuseries that follows five teams from the 8- to 9-year-old Rookies division of the Texas Youth Football Association on and off the field during the 2013 season… . . …Horseplayers, which follows a […]

Raider fans photographed in and out of makeup by Matthias Clamer for ESPN The Magazine

Matthias Clamer recently shot a photo portfolio for ESPN The Magazine featuring 23 diehard fans of the Los Angeles Raiders who have created elaborately costumed alter egos to show their team spirit. Below, highlights from “Raider Nation: Behind the Makeup.” . . .

Michael Muller photographs alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn for Red Bulletin cover story. Plus: behind-the-scenes video

. “It was such an amazing experience,” says Michael Muller of shooting American World Cup alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn, who’s on the comeback trail after knee surgery, for the cover of The Red Bulletin’s January issue. “Lindsey is not only such an amazing specimen of athletics but encompasses a natural beauty that together blend […]

Michael Muller photographs fearless climber Alex Honnold for Outside magazine cover story. Plus: behind-the-scenes video

Adventure athlete Alex Honnold, the biggest name in the sport of climbing, is planning to scale a skyscraper on live TV—and not just any skyscraper but the world’s second-tallest building. So he was a natural for Outside’s “Disrupters Issue,” which celebrates “the bold men and women” who have shaken up our world. Michael Muller photographed […]

Art Streiber’s “Ocean’s Eleven”-style shoot with basketball player Tippy Toe Joe for ESPN The Magazine

. The thief-in-the-night concept for Art Streiber‘s recent ESPN The Magazine photo shoot with Brooklyn Nets guard Joe Johnson derived from the nickname Johnson earned for his sly moves on the court: Tippy Toe Joe. “The moniker is so perfect that we decided to bring it life in the first of a series of homages […]

Mariano Rivera by Walter Iooss

Walter Iooss photographed New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera—who is retiring after a 20-plus-year career that, in the words of Sports Illustrated, left an indelible mark on baseball—at Yankee Stadium for the cover of SI‘s September 23 issue. Here’s a look at the image as published and without type, plus an unpublished photo from the […]

Martin Sigal photographs campaign, directs commercial featuring Argentina’s national rugby team, the Pumas, for Nike

. . Credits client: Nike Argentina agency: BBDO Argentina executive creative directors: Ramiro Rodriguez Cohen and Rodrigo Grau copywriter: Julian Tachella art director: Christian Rosli agency producers: Jimena Oliva and Veronica Zeta account director: Paz Goicoa account excecutive: Pastor Mengide account assistant: Mercedes Oliverio production company: Sake Integrated photographer/director: Martin Sigal . .

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