2006 Photo Contest, Sports, 1st prize

Donald Miralle, Jr.

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25 September, 2005

Sports Portfolio: Quarterback Eli Manning and his fellow New York Giants enter the stadium through a tunnel at the start of their National Football League game against the San Diego Chargers. Manning was originally drafted by the Chargers, but controversially opted to play for the Giants in his first season.

About the photographer

Donald Miralle, Jr.

After completing his Bachelor's degree in fine arts at UCLA and working as a photo assistant in Los Angeles, Donald Miralle landed an entry-level job with Allsport Photography. H...

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