2011 Photo Contest, Sports, Stories, 1st prize

Sports 2010

Photographer

Adam Pretty

23 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

Jose Davila of Mexico crosses the start line during a race of the boys techno 293 windsurfer event, at 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
25 mm
F-Stop
f/8
ISO
200

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