2011 Photo Contest, Sports, 1st prize

Sports 2010


Adam Pretty

27 November, 2010

Sports 2010

About the photographer

Adam Pretty

Adam Pretty is a professional sports photographer from Sydney, Australia. He began his career as a news photographer at The Sydney Morning Herald in 1997 and his desire to spe...

Background story

Guangzhou, China

Sun Xiaodan of China kicks the ball past Than Phyu Phyu of Myanmar, during the women’s doubles sepak takraw (kick volleyball) final at the Guangzhou Gymnasium, during the 16th Asian Games. The Myanmar team won the gold medal.

Photo credit:
Getty Images

Technical information

Shutter Speed
1/1250 s
Focal length
52 mm
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV

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