Bob Martin is a multi-award winning sports photographer specialising is shooting sports and action pictures.
During a career which has spanned thirty years, Bob has photographed every major sporting event; from the last fifteen Summer and Winter Olympics, to Elephant Polo and Horse Racing on ice. His work has taken him to the farthest corners of the world, and his photographs have been published in numerous publications including Sports Illustrated, Time, Newsweek, Life Magazine, Stern, Paris match, Bunte, L Equipe, The Sunday Times and the New York Times to mention just a few.
Previously a Nikon Shooter, Bob now shoots with Sony gear and in this video he shares his top tips for capturing award winning images.
Bob has also published a book of his photography titled “1-1000th” (Amazon.com / Amazon.co.uk). This won the Sportel Internationl Sports Book Award and also the Illustrated Book of the Year in the UK Cross Sports Book Awards. I picked up a copy myself a while back and can tell you that every single image in this book will take your breath away and inspire you to take your sports photography to the next level.