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Getty Images Dominates SJA British Sports Journalism Awards 2023: A Look at the Triumphs of Their Photographers

BySamantha Jones

Mar 27, 2024
Getty Images Photographers Recognized at the SJA British Sports Journalism Awards

Getty Images, a renowned global visual content provider and marketplace, recently celebrated the achievements of its photographers at the prestigious SJA British Sports Journalism Awards 2023. This is the oldest awards ceremony in Britain that recognizes excellence in sports journalism.

At the ceremony, Justin Setterfield received the Ed Lacey Trophy for SJA Sports Photographer of the Year, making it the fifth time in six years that a Getty Images photographer has won this award. Setterfield also claimed first place in the Football Portfolio category. Clive Brunskill was awarded the Phil Sheldon Trophy for Specialist Portfolio for his extensive coverage of tennis, while Ryan Pierse won the Sports Picture of the Year award for his stunning underwater surfing image from the Paris 2024 Olympics test event.

Other Getty Images photographers were also recognized at the awards ceremony. Clive Mason received silver in both the Canon Portfolio category and Specialist Portfolio category (Phil Sheldon Trophy), while Alex Pantling won silver in Football Portfolio category. Gareth Copley, Alex Livesey, and Cameron Smith all received silver awards in various categories. Ken Mainardis, Global Head of Editorial Content at Getty Images, expressed pride in his team’s accomplishments.

Getty Images is a leader in sports content industry, providing a vast collection of sports images through its expert sports photography team and esteemed content partners. They cover over 50,000 events annually and are trusted partners to 125 of world’s top sports governing bodies, leagues and clubs serving as official photographer or photographic partner to organizations such as FIFA, International Olympic Committee and Major League Baseball. The company’s success is a testament to their commitment to excellence and dedication to capturing unforgettable moments in sports history.

By Samantha Jones

As a dedicated content writer at newszxcv.com, I bring a passion for storytelling and a keen eye for detail to every piece I create. With a background in journalism and a love for crafting engaging narratives, I strive to deliver informative and captivating content that resonates with our readers. Whether I'm covering breaking news or delving into in-depth features, my goal is to inform, entertain, and inspire through the power of words. Join me on this journey as we explore the ever-evolving world of news together.

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