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February 10 - 5:53 PM
See Walter Iooss’ classic photos of some of the greatest recording artists of our time, from Aretha Franklin to Mick Jagger
Walter Iooss has become a legend for his sports photography, but he’s also always been passionate about music. In fact, his dad was a jazz musician who gigged with Benny Goodman and Dizzie Gillespie, among others, so music is in his blood. Early in his career, while he was making his name at Sports Illustrated, […]

February 05 - 10:05 PM
As he prepares to shoot his 50th straight Super Bowl, Walter Iooss looks back on his favorite images of the big game
                       

January 29 - 7:17 PM
Sports site Deadspin interviews Walter Iooss about photographing “The Catch,” Dwight Clark’s famous touchdown catch that ended the Dallas Cowboys’ 1982 Super Bowl chances
Walter Iooss was shooting a Sports Illustrated assignment on the Dallas Cowboys, “America’s Team,” in 1982, when he took what would become one of the most iconic photographs in NFL history. The Cowboys were playing the San Francisco 49ers in a game that, if they won, would take the Texas team to the Super Bowl. […]

January 15 - 8:52 PM
Walter Iooss to receive the prestigious FOTOmentor Award this month at FOTOfusion
We are proud to announce that Walter Iooss will be recognized for his extraordinary contribution to sports photography at this year’s FOTOfusion Awards in West Palm Beach this month, where he will be presented with the FOTOmentor Award. Walter will be in excellent company: Past recipients include Sebastiao Salgado, Elliott Erwitt, Gordon Parks, James Nachtwey, […]

December 24 - 12:33 PM
Happy holidays from all of us at Stockland Martel
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December 22 - 12:05 PM
Walter Iooss photographs NBA star Stephen Curry, “the purest shooter in the game”
“Last night I saw something special,” Walter Iooss commented in a recent Instagram post.  “Stephen Curry‘s pregame warm-up exhibition, in person. Fans now come early to watch the purest shooter in the game put on a show.”  

December 17 - 8:59 PM
Mr. Porter interviews Walter Iooss about his iconic sports photography
“When you picture some of the greatest athletes of all time in their prime, chances are, Mr Walter Iooss Jr. took the image you’re thinking of. Mr. Michael Jordan floating impossibly through the air mid-slam dunk? Mr. Muhammad Ali reunited with his heavyweight nemesis Mr. Joe Frazier? Mr. Kelly Slater surfing a door while wearing a suit? […]

December 11 - 12:46 PM
Walter Iooss photographs Jason Day and his son for the cover of Golf Digest. Plus: behind-the-scenes video
 

December 04 - 9:46 PM
Photo gallery: Kobe Bryant by Walter Iooss
NBA great Kobe Bryant recently announced he’ll be retiring from pro basketball at the end of his current season with the Los Angeles Lakers. In his honor, we present a gallery of images by sports-photography legend Walter Iooss. “We have worked together for all of his 19 years,” Walter says of Bryant. “It has been […]

November 16 - 12:28 PM
Walter Iooss photographs Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald for Golf Digest