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Countdown to Rio: 50 Days, 50 Moments

As the countdown continues to Rio 2016, follow along as we deliver a daily dose of unforgettable moments and iconic images from Summer Olympics past.   London, 2012: Mo knows. #50Days50Moments The expression says it all. #MoFarah of Great Britain celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win #gold ahead of Ethiopia's Dejen Gebremeskel of […]

Hockey photographer Bruce Bennett looks back at his 40-year career

“My passion for the game and my passion for photography is what’s driven me to ensure that I maximize every opportunity I’m given to shoot.” After 40 years as a hockey photographer, Bruce Bennett has some impressive stats: He has shot 35 Stanley Cup deciding games, 26 All-Star games, 180 Olympic games, and earlier this […]

Most interesting man in sports? He shot 1st Super Bowl, much more

“I’m extremely proud of my sports work. But I’ve also covered everything from Charles Manson to the Pope.” The ESPN Films documentary “Keepers of the Streak” is as much about evolution and dedication as it is about football and photography. Directed by renowned sports photographer Neil Leifer, the film chronicles the decades-long journey of John […]

Jonathan Daniel: Three tips for shooting sports in challenging conditions

Sports Photographer Jonathan Daniel tells the story behind one of his most challenging NFL football moments.

Photographer Adam Pretty on the unexpected moments that keep him passionate

“Shooting a live action event, it’s almost like a condensed version of everyday life.” Photographer Adam Pretty has been to almost every corner of the world, including time spent living in Sydney, LA, Beijing, Tokyo and Munich. Hear the stories behind some of his most iconic images and find out what keeps him hungry for […]

Boxing and beyond: Photographer Ezra Shaw’s up-close look at sport in Cuba

Getty Images photographer Ezra Shaw went to Cuba to photograph sport — boxing, stickball, soccer — and found dedication and warmth. This is his story.

Australia in Focus: Browse some of the best moments of Australian photography in our digital book

Welcome to Getty Images ‘Iconic Moments: Australia in Focus’, a celebration of Australian photography and photographers.   I have been with Getty Images since its inception into Australia in the late 90’s. During that time I have witnessed the changing face of Australian photography and had the pleasure of working with some of the remarkable […]

Behind the ropes: Ezra Shaw photographs the Masters

Getty Images staff photographer Ezra Shaw has won countless awards and covered the biggest sporting events across the globe. He’s shot Super Bowls, the Summer and Winter Olympics, World Series, World Cup and Tour de France, to name a few. But it wasn’t until 2014 that he was finally able to cross the Masters golf […]

Christian Petersen shoots the Super Bowl (this time, from his back yard)

Getty Images Sport Photographer Christian Petersen discusses his career, inspirations and shooting the Super Bowl in his hometown of Phoenix.

From Taylor Swift to Selfie, the keyword search trends of 2014

We take a look back at the most popular keyword search terms from 2014, from the predictable celebrity names and the biggest news events, to new technologies entering the mainstream

Year in Focus | Browse the year’s best photojournalism in our digital book

Browse our Year in Focus digital book for a recap on the most captivating and enduring imagery from around the world this year.

Year in Focus | 10 best US sports moments of 2014

As we release our Year in Focus e-book highlighting the best photography from 2014, we ask our editors to select some of their favorite pictures of the year. Getty Images Sport’s Maxx Wolfson presents ten incredible images that tell the biggest American sports stories of 2014:   #458579566 / gettyimages.com Scroll-over for caption There are few things better […]

Year in Focus | A look back at the year in European sports photography

As we release our Year in Focus e-book highlighting the best photography from 2014, we ask our experts across the business for their personal selection from the year. Sports Assignment Editor Martin Willets and Sports Picture Editor John Childs have each picked five standout sporting moments from 2014, taken by our European photographers, and shared with us the reason […]

Year in Focus | The Haka in black and white

The story behind this incredible image of the New Zealand All Blacks Sevens rugby team’s rain-soaked Haka.