Polo fall

01 December 2013

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Pablo MacDonough falls at a match during the Argentine Polo Open Championship, on 1 December. Part of the international polo Grand Slam, the competition is the world’s most important polo championship at club level, and has been held annually since 1893. As an individual, MacDonough was ranked fifth in the world. His team, La Dolfina, won the championship. 


Buenos Aires, Argentina

Technical information

Shutter speed: 1/4000
ISO: 250
F-Stop: 3.2
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark IV

Canon EF 400 mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens
Lens: Canon EF 400 mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens

Emiliano Lasalvia
Emiliano Lasalvia (1978) was studying astronomy when he began working as a photographer for the El Dia de la Plata newspaper in 2002. Two years later, he began to work at the La Nacion newspaper.  He has collaborated with El Grafico magazine and for agencies like Getty Images Latin America.
La Nacion