Bullfighter's Comeback

14 July 2012

Pamplona, Spain

A bull from the Torrehandilla-Torreherberos ranch charges into the arena during a bullfight at the San Fermin fiesta, in July.

The nine-day festival dates back to the 16th century, and in addition to bullfights features the renowned ‘Running of the Bulls’ through the streets of Pamplona.

Location

Pamplona, Spain

Technical information

Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
ISO: 640
F-Stop: 2.8
Focal Length: 300 mm
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Daniel Ochoa de Olza
Nationality:
Spain
About:
Daniel Ochoa de Olza was born the son of a writer and an art history teacher in Pamplona in October, 1978.  His interest turned from painting to photography in 2001 when he started studying artistic photography in Pamplona and later in Barcelona. He became a full time relation with Associated Press in 2005 and has been an AP staff photographer since 2009. As a photographer, Daniel has covered a variety of breaking news and features. He is especially interested in ethnography.
Commissioner:
The Associated Press

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