Walter Iooss recently photographed Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers for Sports Illustrated. The photo below appeared in the magazine, and the one at bottom is an outtake selected by Walter. . . . .
Jorg Badura‘s new website, jorgbadura.com, offers a deep dive into all of Jorg’s specialties: adventure, travel, sport, fitness, landscapes, portraits, and the natural world. Besides comprehensive image galleries, there’s a complete film section where you can view short videos of everything from NYC Marathoners to a motorcycle ride in L.A. shot from Jorg’s POV on […]
American Photo names Steven Lippman’s action portrait of Olympic sailor Anna Tunnicliffe one of 2012′s Images of the Year
Congratulations to Steven Lippman, whose action portrait of Olympic gold medalist Anna Tunnicliffe sailing rough seas in the nude—shot for ESPN The Magazine‘s Body Issue—was named one of 2012′s Images of the Year by American Photo. . . Steven captured this shot, which was also a winner in PDN‘s The Shot contest in January, from […]
Walter Iooss’ photos and collages of Michael Jordan featured in Sports Illustrated cover story celebrating the basketball icon’s 50th birthday
Michael Jordan turned 50 this month, a milestone marked by Sports Illustrated in a photo-filled cover package that kicks off with a classic Jordan action shot by Walter Iooss (who wished the basketball great a happy birthday via Instagram). It happens to also be the 50th Michael Jordan cover in Sports Illustrated‘s history. . . […]
Art Streiber photographed Jeremy Lin and James Harden of the Houston Rockets for ESPN The Magazine‘s “Interview Issue,” which just came out. The two players, note the magazine, “share a special kinship as publicly underrated, then overrated, cult heroes.” Here’s a look at Art’s photos. Read the interview with Lin and Harden here. Credits John […]
Jeff Lipsky photographed Andy Potts, the fastest American finisher at the 2012 Ironman World Championship, for the cover story of Outside magazine’s January 2013 issue. Here’s a look… . . .
15 minutes of James: Walter Iooss on shooting Sports Illustrated’s 2012 “Sportsman of the Year” cover in just a quarter of an hour
. Walter Iooss had just 15 minutes to shoot the cover story of the new issue of Sports Illustrated, the highly anticipated “Sportsman of the Year” feature. And in that brief span of time, he had to not only get a cover shot and inside images of NBA superstar LeBron James of the Miami Heat—he […]
Walter Iooss teams up with Epson for portraits of Manchester United’s star soccer players (updated with more photos)
Epson, the official office equipment partner of Manchester United, recently asked Walter Iooss to make portraits of some of the team’s star players: Wayne Rooney, Shinji Kagawa, David De Gea, and Javier Hernandez. The images are being used by Epson Group companies worldwide for use in print samples and other promotional materials. “With our rich […]
. As part of its “100 Greatest Greatest Sports Photos” package, Sports Illustrated interviewed Walter Iooss about capturing his iconic 1988 shot of Michael Jordan dunking the ball from the foul line (above). As Walter explains it, the exhilarating photo was a sort of collaboration between him and the basketball great. Click here or on […]
Walter Iooss photographs former President Bill Clinton, Olympian Michael Phelps, and actors Michael J. Fox and Morgan Freeman for Golf Digest four-cover feature
Besides their passion for golf, Bill Clinton, Michael Phelps, Michael J. Fox, and Morgan Freeman have something else in common: All of them were photographed by Walter Iooss for the December issue of Golf Digest. Their portraits appear in the feature “Game Changers: Golfers Who Give Back.” Walter shot Phelps in Las Vegas, Freeman in […]