Capturing your memorable race moments: Chris Parry, Marathon-Photos
This episode is a bit different.. we are not talking to another runner or athlete or running expert but to someone who captures our efforts so we can look back at them and smile. So, if you’ve been curious about how your race photos get online… and so quickly… and what the ideal spots for that best pose are, then tune in to this conversation!
Chris Parry is the Managing Partner at Marathon-Photos.com since 2005. Marathon-Photos are the Official Photographers for almost 650 mass participation races and endurance sports events in over 35 countries with over 70 million photos permanently online.
Chris, a leading professional photographer himself, developed an ingenious idea to make better use of the many locations he travels to during the year, photographing events. He created Plus One Photo Tours, a brilliant idea to take passionate amateur photographers to beautiful locations around the world and to show them wonderful scenery and culture, whilst sharing technical and creative knowledge.
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What you will get on this show:
- 02:05 About the work Chris does.
- 02:59 How Marathon-Photos can upload and share race images of individual runners so quickly after the event.
- 04:48 Chris shares how he manages the manpower to work on mass-participation events globally and how they decide on the shooting spots
- 06:35 Where to smile and pose next time you run a race and best spot to click the pictures according to Chris.
- 08:27 What makes a great picture? Pose to keep in mind on your next race.
- 09:00 Chris’s favorite pose of runners.
- 09:24 One runner Chris photographed that makes him smile when every time he recalls it.
- 12:20 Sprint Round
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