2011 Photo Contest, Sports, Stories, 1st prize

Sports 2010

Photographer

Adam Pretty

18 August, 2010

Sports 2010

About the photographer

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

Ioran Etchechury of Brazil trips and falls headfirst, during the boys 2000-meter steeplechase at Bishan Stadium, during the Youth Olympics. 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
1/1600 s
Focal length
14 mm
F-Stop
f/7.1
ISO
320
Camera
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV

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