From Old Trafford To Belmont Road

I managed to experience two ends of the footballing spectrum once again this weekend, but this time they were even more contrasting than on previous occasions. On Saturday, I covered the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United vs. Queens Park Rangers, played out in front of 75,603 people at Old Trafford. On Sunday, I followed it up with…

Manchester City vs. Real Madrid

Last night I made my way to the Etihad Stadium once again, to photograph Manchester City’s UEFA Champions League (Group D) match against Real Madrid. Following another poor run of form in Europe, it was a match that City had to win in order to stand any chance of making it through to the knockout…

Ricky Hatton Workout

I accepted an invitation to attend boxer Ricky Hatton’s media workout at his gym, Hatton Health & Fitness, on Wednesday morning in Hyde, just outside Manchester. The session was laid on to help promote his upcoming fight with Ukranian boxer Vyacheslav Senchenko. The fight will be billed as the Mancunian’s comeback, following his early retirement and the subsequent…

Some 1DX Examples

Having got well and truly into the swing of things with my new Canon EOS 1DX, I thought I’d just post a few frames from various events I’ve shot with it at over the last week or so…   Every one of these images has been shot using the Canon EOS 1DX. The full-frame sensor…

Canon EOS 1DX

On Tuesday evening, I received an email telling me that the new camera I was waiting for was finally ready. I travelled down to London on Wednesday morning to meet Mark from Offside at Calumet in Drummond Street, just around the corner from London Euston station…not more than 300yds from where I stepped off my delayed…