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10 Years of Scotty Cranmer (143 BMX Photos!)

Last night I watched Scotty Cranmer’s latest injury update on his YouTube Channel and it made me want to do something to show him that I’ve been thinking about him and that I care about him as a friend. I ended up staying up all night digging through 10 years of hard drives to pull together these 143 BMX photos.

Scotty Cranmer BMX - Photo by Fat Tony

These shots are from various trips, competitions, and photo shoots starting in 2006 and ending with the last shoot I did with him in 2015.

Scotty has always been one of my favorite riders to hang out with, shoot, and watch compete, and I am looking forward to seeing him on a bike again soon.

Stay strong, Scotty!

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10 More Photos of Long Beach, California

I went on a few more photo missions around town recently to capture some of Long Beach’s culture that I love so much and came back with some more photos I wanted to share…

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Yoga on the Bluff - Long Beach, California - Photo by Fat Tony

Yoga on the Bluff – Long Beach, California – Photo by Fat Tony

 

10 Photos of Downtown Long Beach

I’ve lived in Long Beach for nearly a decade now and the scenery never gets old to me.

One of my favorite places in the city is Rainbow Harbor in the heart of downtown.

I went out with my camera a few days ago just for the hell of it and came back with a handful of photos that I was stoked on. Here are 10 of my favorites!

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My 2016 Red Bull Illume Photo Submissions

The Red Bull Illume is the world’s premiere action sports and adventure photography competition. This month marked the closing of the fourth year of submissions, and of course I entered a handful of photos.

I was fortunate enough to have one of my photos in the top 250 entries for the first two Illume competitions, but unfortunately on the third go round I was left out of the upper echelon. Hopefully I’ll get back into the top percentile in 2016!

Below are my submissions to the 2016 Red Bull Illume! (Click here to see my submissions from 2013.)

*Note: Photographers are allowed to submit up to five images into 10 different categories.

Photos are only be re-posted if proper credit given. If you’d like to license any of these images, please contact me directly. 

 

Grid League Photo Gallery – DC Brawlers Win the 2015 NPGL Championship

For the second year in a row I was assigned by the NPGL to shoot the DC Brawlers during the League’s year-end championship match, and for the second year in a row DC won. Coincidence? I don’t think so…

Click here to see the photo gallery from the 2014 NPGL Championships.

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All photos by Fat Tony l ©NPGL 2015, shot at the Anaheim Convention Center on September 16, 2015

Grid League Photo Gallery – San Francisco Fire at the 2015 NPGL Playoffs

Back in September I had the opportunity to shoot the San Francisco Fire in their NPGL playoff match against the Phoenix Rise. I haven’t been able to go through the photos until just recently, so chalk this gallery up to the “better late than never” category and enjoy!

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All photos by Fat Tony l ©NPGL 2015, shot at the Anaheim Convention Center on September 16, 2015

5 Photos of Niagara Falls

This past week I took a trip to Buffalo, New York, to spend some time with my girlfriend’s family where I had the opportunity to go back to Niagara Falls for the first time since 2007.

This go round I was fortunate enough to not only have enough time to shoot a few photos, but I also had Mother Nature working in my favor with some really cool lighting and moody skies.

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5 Panoramic Photos of the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is impossible to do justice in photographs, but shooting panoramic sometimes help to show just how expansive it really is.

Here are five panoramic photos of the Grand Canyon from my recent hiking trip—three from stitching together several frames taken with my Canon 5D MKIII and two taken with my iPhone 5. Can you guess which photo is from which camera?

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Panoramic Photo of the Grand Canyon by Fat Tony

7 Photos of Antelope Canyon

I’ve seen photos of Antelope Canyon for years and have always been intrigued by the mysterious place, so I couldn’t wait to go there for myself to see what the canyon was really like with my own eyes (and lens).

Although the canyon was beautiful and extremely photogenic, it was also what I would consider to be overly touristed for its size. I didn’t find much helpful information online about how to visit Antelope Canyon before I went, so I didn’t know that the “photographic tour” is only offered at one specific time throughout the day. Needless to say, I missed that tour that would have allowed me to bring in a tripod and given me extra time in the canyon.

The tour I went on lasted about an hour, and in my group alone there were about 15 people—that’s not counting the eight or so other tours equal in size that were walking through the canyon at the same time. To say the narrow canyon was crowded would be an understatement.

Although I’m extremely happy I got to visit the canyon, I would have loved to see the guides charge higher prices and limit the number of people they bring in at a time.

Being so rushed I only got these seven photos that are worth sharing, but hopefully they can scratch the surface of showing how beautiful Antelope Canyon is!

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Photo of Antelope Canyon by Fat Tony

20 Photos of the Grand Canyon

As mentioned in my last gallery, my dad and I recently went on a trip to the Grand Canyon so of course I came back with a ton of photos.

We camped at Mathers Campground on the South Rim and hiked a few different trails down into the canyon. We had two super clear days with blue skies, and then one rainy day with really dramatic skies that made for some incredible shots.

I’ll have a few more posts and galleries coming your way, but here is the first set of 20 photos from the Grand Canyon!

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Photo of the Grand Canyon by Fat Tony

 

Grid League Photo Gallery – Los Angeles Reign in Alameda

Yep, lots of Grid photos on the blog lately! And there will be a few more galleries after this from the playoff and championship week as well. This gallery is from the Los Angeles match where they played San Francisco on the Fire’s home turf in Nor Cal.

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James Townsend of the Los Angeles Reign. Photo by Fat Tony for NPGL.

 

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All photos by Fat Tonyl ©NPGL 2015, and shot at the Alameda Fairgrounds on August 29, 2015

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Grid League Photo Gallery – DC Brawlers in Anaheim

The DC Brawlers took the NPGL championship in 2014, and it looks like they may take it again in 2015, so it’s always an honor to shoot their matches! Here are 35 of my best shots from their race against the New York Rhinos from the Fit Expo in Anaheim, California a few weeks ago.

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All photos by Fat Tonyl ©NPGL 2015, and shot during the National Pro Grid League double header weekend at the Anaheim Fit Expo on August 22 & 23, 2015

Grid League Photo Gallery – Los Angeles Reign in Anaheim

Here are 40 of my best photos from the recent NPGL Anaheim match featuring Noah Ohlsen, Kenny Leverich, James Townsend, Taylor Drescher, and the LA Reign…

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All photos by Fat Tonyl ©NPGL 2015, and shot during the National Pro Grid League double header weekend at the Anaheim Fit Expo on August 22 & 23, 2015

Grid League Photo Gallery – Boston Iron in Anaheim

Here are 40 of my favorite photos that I shot at the LA Fit Expo where the Boston Iron beat out the Baltimore Anthem in the first of four Grid League matches during the weekend competition.

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All photos by Fat Tonyl ©NPGL 2015, and shot during the National Pro Grid League double header weekend at the Anaheim Fit Expo on August 22 & 23, 2015