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UFC Fuel Sweden - Part 1

Photographing UFC Fuel Sweden – Part 1

Last evening I attended and photographed UFC Fuel in Stockholm, Sweden. It was a fantastic experience that I will not be forgetting anytime soon.

UFC Fuel weigh in at Globen

UFC Fuel weigh in at Globen

Today is Saturday April 14th and I am now only a couple hours away from walking out the door with my camera bag and heading towards Globen to photograph UFC Fuel.

Countdown to UFC Sweden

Countdown to UFC Sweden

On Saturday night the UFC will make it’s debut in Sweden and I will be one of the lucky ones. Blessed with one of the best seats in the house right next to the Octagon.

2012 Swedish football season begins

2012 Swedish football season begins

For a long time I’ve been looking forward to the start of the Swedish football season. During the winter I have much less to photograph for Pic-Agency.

First time shooting Handball

First time shooting Handball

Since I started photographing sports for Pic-Agency I’ve gotten to attend a lot of matches and see a lot of sports that I’ve never really followed. Yesterday was another such occasion as I got to shoot a handball match between two Stockholm team’s Hammarby IF and Caperiotumba.

08 Stockholm wins the derby

08 Stockholm wins the derby

Last night was the final basketball derby of the season. A match between 08 Stockholm and the Solna Vikings, and the atmosphere last night was great.

When a club steals your photos

When a club steals your photos

As a working photographer you expect that sooner or later you will find your images being stolen and used on the internet. In some ways it’s a cost of doing business in this day and age.

AIK wins another hockey derby

AIK wins another hockey derby

Last night I went and photographed Stockholm’s hockey derby between AIK and Djurgården.

One Hundred Points

One hundred points

In Sweden basketball is not a popular sport. As a matter of fact, it’s pretty far down the pecking order behind hockey, football (soccer), and many other sports.

When Editors call in the middle of the night

When editors call in the middle of the night

I’m not shooting much Elitserien hockey this season as I mostly filling in when other photographers are unavailable. This past Thurday I got to shoot my first hockey game of 2012, it was a match between Stockholm’s Djurgården IF and Gothenburg’s Frölunda HC.

Venezia

Venezia

Venezia, or Venice as it’s called in English, holds a special place in my heart. Venice is the capital of the Veneto region of Italy, which is where I’m from, and is a city I visited a lot with my family when I was young.

Canon Custom Functions

Canon 1D Mark IV – Basic Custom Functions

Some videos detailing basic custom functions of the Canon 1D Mark IV camera.