Posts Tagged ‘Olympics’

July 17, 2013 0

My essay on shooting sports for “A Sporting Life”

By in News, Reportage

  http://www.asportinglife.com/chicagos-everyday-athletes-joe-wigdahl/ A Sporting Life is a website dedicated to asking professional photographers how they get the sports shots they get. They approached me last week to write a little story about how I shoot for sports and I chose to write about when I worked on the Chicago 2016 Olympic bid.

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February 8, 2012 0

Good Weekend Magazine crew rowing story

By in Editorial, Portraits, Recent Work, Sports

A few months ago I was asked by Good Weekend Magazine to go down to Canberra and shoot images to go along with a series that they were doing about a few writers trying their hand at training for a day in an Olympic sport.  I followed writer Mark Dapin as he went through a […]

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May 28, 2010 0

Pictures for the Chicago Olympic Bid Part 2

By in Portraits, Recent Work, Sports

More shots that I did for the Chicago 2016 Olympic bid. You can see the first part here.

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March 19, 2010 0

Pictures for the Chicago Olympic Bid Part 1

By in Portraits, Recent Work, Sports

In September of last year I was asked, along with prominent Chicago photographers Sandro and Saverio Truglia, to be part of a project for Chicago’s bid for the 2016 Olympics which was being put together by Ogilvy & Mather. The task was to go around Chicago and capture real Chicagoans passionately pursuing sports in the city- […]

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