2011 Photo Contest, Sports, Stories, 1st prize

Sports 2010

Photographer

Adam Pretty

14 August, 2010

Sports 2010

About

Adam Pretty

Adam Pretty began his career at the Sydney Morning Herald in 1997 as a news photographer. His desire to specialize in sport saw him move to Getty Images in 1998. While with Getty...

Background story

Singapore

Darren Choy of Singapore carries the torch before igniting the Youth Olympic Flame, during the opening ceremony of the inaugural Youth Olympic Games, at The Float @Marina Bay. The first ever Youth Olympic Games, held in Singapore, attracted 3,351 athletes between the ages of 14 and 18, nominated by 204 National Olympic Committees.

Photo credit:
Getty Images

Technical information

Shutter Speed
1/1000 s
Focal length
400 mm
F-Stop
f/2.8
ISO
800
Camera
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV

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