Sports photography is one of the toughest genre of photography where both the camera and photographer are tested to their maximum limits. Photographer is stretched with his abilities to concentrate, focus and stay attentive all the time. Cameraman has to work on the field for long hours, often spending ideal time waiting for “that moment” , “that wow light”.
You cannot miss:
Just imagine, winner is near the finishing line, and he wins his first ever event. As a sports photographer, you have to get that shoot. You must include the emotions, the ambiance and complete activity in motion. You cannot miss, probability is high. Lighting conditions may be poor, weather may be bad, you have to get it right. This is where your skills and quality of your gear are put to test.