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Exhibitions Tagged #Sport

Everybody Skate

LES Coleman Skate Park
 archive : 2022

Presented by Photovillle

Everybody Skate is a documentary photo project highlighting women and non-traditional skateboarders in New York City. Brooklyn-based photographer Lanna Apisukh began the project in 2018 — sharing stories of courage, camaraderie, and athleticism through this portrait of a small but growing community.

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Identity At Play

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 2
 archive : 2022

Presented by Photoville

Identity At Play delves into the basketball culture in Indigenous communities in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Cheering on the Border

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 2
 archive : 2020

Cheering on the Border is a story of the border not as a boundary, but as a region, and how life in that region is experienced by a specific group of high school cheerleaders.

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The Players’ Tribune

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2019

The Players’ Tribune is reimagining the world of sports and culture through the player’s point of view. Photographers from The Players’ Tribune work together with athletes to create intimate and evocative narratives that reveal the true depth of their stories.

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Rolling Through Life

Annenberg Space for Photography
 archive : Photoville LA

Rolling Through Life shares the portraits and stories of seniors who express themselves physically and creatively through the art of Artistic Roller Skating.

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Ten Years of the ESPN BODY Issue

Annenberg Space for Photography
 archive : Photoville LA

The ESPN BODY Issue. Explore ten years of iconic images, all dedicated to the power of the athletic form.

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A Love Letter from the Pearl to the Game of Baseball

Annenberg Space for Photography
 archive : Photoville LA

The distinctly American sport of baseball was introduced to Uganda in the 1990’s by missionaries and it attracted large numbers of youngsters eager to pick up bats and balls.

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Clubhouse Turn

Annenberg Space for Photography
 archive : Photoville LA

The series Clubhouse Turn (2013-2016) is the final documentation of the historic landmark of a quickly vanishing Los Angeles—Hollywood Park-and its community, before its demolition.

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The Players’ Tribune: Through the Lens

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2018

Photographers from The Players’ Tribune focus their lenses on athletes off the field, after the buzzer, and away from the crowds; showcasing portraits of athletes of all sports from around the world, showing who they really are.

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We Are The Undefeated

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2017

This photo exhibition explores the lives of African-Americans through the lens of sport, athleticism and culture. The stories told give an insight into the lives of people from New York City to Cleveland and Mississippi, with a focus on how sports play a role in their lives on and off the court.

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Athlete/Human

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2017

The big business of sports has separated us from the fundamental truth that the athletes we celebrate on the field are human beings off of it.

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Bodies We Want 2016

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2016

ESPN’s Body photography celebrates the athletic form in all shapes and sizes. Our goal is to capture the personality of each athlete and to create an intimate, intensely personal, and radically different look at the most amazing bodies in the world. We strive to honor the athletes with images that reflect their strength, beauty and personality.

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Lucha Libre

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2016

A Mark Mann portrait is a search for honesty. Adept at digital photography, Mann respects the grace inherent in the analog process. Relying on observation, patience and synchronicity he works with a perfect accomplice – his 1940’s Graflex super D camera fitted with a 1920’s Schneider lens.

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Strength | Fortitude | Spirit

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2016

Sports are woven into life and culture on every level, from professional to high school to community leagues proving to be a common human thread steeped in tradition. The imagery of a baseball diamond, whether it’s perfectly manicured or a neighborhood sandlot conjures personal memories we can instantly relate to. Here you will see unique stories told in a photo narrative style that bring to life people and places that sports fans do not always get to see or go.

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All Access/Ringside Pass

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2016

This project reflects the combat sports and fighters I have photographed since the beginning of this journey. From training camp, to the actual fight, and portraits immortalizing these unique athletes, my goal is to give people an inside view of how boxing and mixed martial art fighters interact in their respective worlds, away from the limelight.

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FEARLESS: Portraits of LGBT Student Athletes

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2015

For 13 years, American artist Jeff Sheng has been photographing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) student athletes in the United States and Canada as part of a photo and exhibition series called FEARLESS.

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SKATEBOARDING.3D

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2015

For almost three years Sebastian Denz has been traveling across Europe to shoot a series of 3D photographs with more than 20 members of the carhartt skateboard team. The result of his work is a series of spatial photographs in a quality never seen before.

 

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En Plein Air

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 archive : 2015

In Rio de Janeiro, sports are life and life is not a spectator sport. Little playing fields steal back space from the asphalt and traffic circles, defying cars and buildings alike.

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Dark Heights

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 5 Uplands
 archive : 2014

My client, Harper’s Magazine, asked me to cover the Olympics in a unique way, to visualize the games in a way others weren’t. Much of that involved me trying to spy new angles, to see the sports and athletes as compositional elements, to see their movements less as competition and more as a grand ballet. It was a brilliantly creative practice that I am honored to have been awarded.

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Events and Sessions Tagged #Sport

Sep 142019

Game Changers: A Sports Photography Workshop

Spend time on the basketball courts and soccer fields improving your action shots with hands-on techniques used by top sports photographers!

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May 42019

AN EVENING CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF THE ESPN BODY ISSUE

Join ESPN Photographers, Editors and very special guests for an evening you will never forget! ESPN The Magazine’s BODY Issue was born in October of 2009 with a singular mission: to celebrate the incredible power of the athletic form.

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Sep 152018

Game Changers: A Sports Photography Workshop

Improve your sports photography by learning the techniques used by top sports photographers to capture peak action and images with emotion.

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Sep 232017

Action Photography with Pep Williams

Dive into action with Pep Williams as he takes you on a skateboard and action shoot where you’ll learn how to capture speed and composition in your photography.

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Sep 172017

Game Changers: A Sports Photography Workshop

Led by Getty Images Staff photographer Elsa Garrison and ESPN Senior Photo Editor Julianne Varacchi, students will have an opportunity to not only shoot live and on location, but to gain feedback and advice from successful photographers and editors working in the wide world of sports.

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Sep 162017

ESPN Presents: Vivid

We explore the lives, trials and triumphs of some of the world’s greatest athletes, from the cover of our magazine to our digital platforms.

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Sep 132017

Capturing Movement with Parkour photographer Ben Franke

Join Ben Franke in a thrilling discussion on how to capture in-action photography. Ben will teach you the technicalities of how to photograph movement and balance while keeping your subject in focus.

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Sep 252016

Picture This: ESPN Storytellers

Live storytelling inspired by iconic sports photos. ESPN uses photography to accompany games and stories, but oftentimes a photograph comes first and inspires an incredible narrative. Storytellers from across ESPN share original pieces born from a single image.

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Sep 252016

Big Games and Big Shots — A Sports Photography Workshop

This is a BYOC (bring-your-own-camera) workshop that will meet for a brief intro and slideshow session at the United Photo Industries Gallery before heading out to the sports fields and courts of Brooklyn Bridge Park. The workshop also includes an (optional) wrap-up session and casual group critique, where students can share the work they shot and get feedback from instructors and workshop peers.

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Sep 242016

The Making of ESPN’s Body Issue

Eight years ago, ESPN the Magazine’s Body Issue set out with one mission: to celebrate and explore the athletic form through powerful images and interviews. Today, the issue’s cornerstone photo portfolio is one of the most highly anticipated releases of the summer. Our panelists will take you behind the scenes to discuss how the issue comes together, and the creative process of working with world-class professional athletes at their most vulnerable.

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Sep 192015

Workshop: Sharp Shooters – Sports and Action Photography Workshop

In this new and interactive workshop, participants will venture out into the world and learn from experienced sports and action photographers how to capture the classic moments and get great shots from constantly moving subjects.

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