Once I was sports photographer. I loved it, save for the commercial pressure to deliver images of value. Some good images would become failures if they never became cover images for the magazine of choice that day. Here are a couple that I truly like for the the interaction of the subject and me.
High end track competition is filled with more losers than winners and, for some, the losing on the day may be the end of years of discipline, practice and dreams. I looked for effort , focus and the “agony of defeat”.
Photos by Michael Lebowitz – All rights reserved.