Summit Sports – Stepping up your Photography Game [part 1]

This year I was honored to assist the famously talented Mark Reis and a staff of world-class sports photographers at the Summit Sports Workshop held in Denver, Colo. July 10-15, 2019.
Students delved into lighting for sports and high-speed-sync flash techniques, light painting, remote camera operation, athletic portraits, archiving and file management, portfolio reviews, and more!

Derick Brewster carefully whips his bike around inches from photographers as directed by instructors during the Summit Sports workshop. The scene was carefully set up at IMI Motocross Complex and lit with 2 ProFoto B10 strobes. (photo by Liz Copan)

Here are my camera settings for this image:

Canon 1DX / ISO 200 / f4.5 / 1/3200 sec

Behind the scenes to get the shot:
Mark holds a ProFoto B10 to the right of the camera as a student shoots from a low angle

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