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Triple play

With the variances between different equipment and the timing of individual photographers, it’s rare that two photographers covering a sporting event will capture the same play at or near the exact same moment. Capturing a decisive moment at the same time is even rarer. Last week I covered a varsity baseball game between Lodi High […]

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High fives

At a recent Stockton Ports baseball game against the Inland Empire 66ers, Ports’ catcher Petey Paramore hit a 2-run homer in the bottom of the third inning. Jeremy Barfield, who made it to first ahead of Paramore on a walk, crossed home plate and waited to congratulate his teammate. (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm […]

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Rain or shine

Stockton Port’s Murphy Smith throws against the Inland Empire 66ers during a game at the Banner Island Ballpark in downtown Stockton (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm. Exposure: 1/1000th sec. @ f/5.6. ISO: 200). “…Football is played in any kind of weather. Rain, sleet, snow, hail and mud. Can’t read numbers on the field, can’t […]

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Double your fun

Creating a double-exposure photo is a lot easier now than in the days of film. In those old days, there were two main avenues to take — in-camera and in the darkroom, each in turn with two techniques of their own. Stockton Port’s pitcher Pedro Figueroa’s form is displayed in a multiple exposure shot as […]

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In and out of position

Stockton Ports’ Michael Richard is forced out at second by San Jose Giants’ Brian Bocock during a California League game at the Banner Island Ballpark in downtown Stockton (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300m. Exposure: 1/500th sec. @ f/4. ISO: 400).On occasion I’ve been asked” “where’s the best spot to shoot sports?” The answer is: […]

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The rundown: Part 2

(Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm. Exposure: 1/2000th sec. @ f/4. ISO: 200) (Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 300mm. Exposure: 1/2000th sec. @ f/4. ISO: 200) In another run down play in the same game, Tracy’s Kyle Moses, was caught between first and second. Lincoln’s Jordan Enos, covering second base, bobbled the ball, dropping it […]

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The rundown: Part 1

In the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I South baseball tournament game between Lincoln and Tracy at the University of the Pacific’s Klein Family field in Stockton, Tracy completed an unusual double play. Tracy’s Ricky Diaz tags out Lincoln’s Jordan Enos in a rundown situation between second and third during an elimination game of the Sac-Joaquin Section […]

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Don’t look now

During the first-round game of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I South baseball playoff game against Grace Davis, Tracy High pitcher Kyle Hassna had an unusual delivery style. At the point where he released the ball, Hassna turned his head down and looked away from where he threw the ball. Before and after the pitch Hassna […]

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Turnabout

I covered a Sac-Joaquin Section Division I South baseball playoff first-round game between Tracy High and Grace Davis at Klein Family field at University of the Pacific in Stockton. It was a slow game in the early innings, pretty much a pitchers’ duel. It was one of those games where it lulls you into a […]

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Give a hand to the man

(Camera: Nikon D300. Lens: Nikkor 17-55mm @ 17mm. Exposure: 1/250th sec. @ f/11 w/ fill-flash. ISO: 200) I had an assignment to shoot a portrait and some action shots of Delta College baseball player Brett Morgan during a practice at Delta’s Nick Cecchetti Field  in Stockton. The players were gathered in their dugout after a […]

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