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Aids Run Walk Tease

Here’s a tease from a great campaign I got to work on this summer. Ill have more to share next month!

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Chicago Blackhawks fans Sebastian Smith (R) holds a cutout of the head of Chicago Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews as he rides on the shoulders of his father Chris before Game 2 of their NHL Stanley Cup Finals hockey series in Chicago, Illinois, June 15, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

One hockey game per day please

I was so happy that last nights Stanley Cub Game 2 only went 3.5 periods and not 48 like game one!

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Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw (C) celebrates his game-winning triple overtime goal against the Boston Bruins with teammates Dave Bolland (36), Brandon Saad (20) and Jonathan Toews (19) during Game 1 of their NHL Stanley Cup Finals hockey series in Chicago, Illinois, June 13, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Blackhawks beat Bruins 4-1

When the puck dropped last night at the first game of the Stanley Cup, I had no idea what I was in for. After shooting nearly two games worth of hockey, it was over as the Blackhawks beat the Bruins 4-1.

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Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw (65) celebrates his 2nd period power play goal against the Detroit Red Wings with teammate Jonathan Toews (19) during Game 5 of their NHL Western Conference semifinal playoff hockey game in Chicago, Illinois May 25, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Blackhawks thrash Red Wings, stave off elimination

The Blackhawks shot down the Redwings last night and they knocked the dust off of my wings. It has been months since I shot a NHL game and I was happy to find that shooting hockey was like riding a bicycle. I was telling another photographer last night that it took me a few years to figure out how to shoot the game. Once I figured out it was like shooting soccer, but you follow the puck and you follow from time to time where the puck was going, it got a lot easier.

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Orb, ridden by jockey Joel Rosario (L), passes the famous twin spires and crosses the finish first during the running of the 139th Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, May 4, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

My most anticipated 3 seconds in sports

Its been called the most exciting two minutes in sports. For me and my colleagues its about three days of work leading up to three seconds of action as we capture the finish of the Kentucky Derby from every angle.

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