One of my most important jobs as a photographer is to create a snapshot of potentially important moments in Pittsburgh sports.
On Independence Day, it wasn't a continuous display of fireworks or the rugby-like physicality of a rivalry game, but a single rocket that sent Steel Army and the packed Highmark...
So many times this season, there was a collective sigghhhh in the photo well.
I'll fully admit that I had another Sunday's Best ready to go.
"Let's do it again!" was the call out exclaimed from an anonymous voice at my end of the Pirates' dugout.
There aren't many weeks left in 2019 where there will be an all baseball Sunday's Best published. This is one of them.
Once or twice a baseball season, I like to look through all of the dugout portraits I've taken.
Baseball is a weird sport in that the action that takes place doesn't always translate into photographs.
The goal is to always provide an unbiased look into games that I cover, but there will always be a Pittsburgh slant because of the nature of who we are...
If you aren't a Bryan Reynolds fan by now, you probably haven't watched baseball in the last 30 days or so. That's fine if baseball isn't your thing, but there are few...
We've all seen the articles on BuzzFeed or any other aggregate, gossip or "list" site. The headline reads, "25 perfectly timed photos you wouldn't believe."
One of the most common questions I've gotten from subscribers: Who does the guy who shoots the Penguins trust to shoot his wedding?
Football is very far from my favorite sport.
Like everything I photograph, there's a rather important element of what I end up with that's completely out of my control -- the action.
Another Sunday's Best, another set of rainy sports photos.
After learning about Wexford-based up-and-comer Kris Wright, I've decided to work on an extended series covering the driver in and out of his race car. Catch up on the series here.
One thing is clear about the job of the photographer: You have no control over the moments that happen, just over what moments within the moments you choose to show...
Rainy sports and snowy sports. Both bring distinct challenges in coverage. Both will bring the complaints from photographers.
Joe Musgrove nearly collected his first hit of the year in the Pirates' 4-1 win over the Giants. The unusual part? He wasn't the Pirates' pitcher.
This feels weird to write, but locker cleanout day is something I actually look forward to.
Every career has branching points. For Kris Wright, his latest career move leads to not just a new type of car, but a new set of tracks in an entirely different...
As good as Sidney Crosby's game awareness is, his sportsmanship awareness and appreciation of the game of hockey is even better.
I fell in love with Bridgestone Arena while covering the Penguins' 2016-17 Stanley Cup run.
Welcome back to the new edition of Sunday's Best.
Patric Hornqvist is a warrior. That's never something anyone should question.
I never saw the way Justin Schultz scored his goal.