Getty Images Wins Multiple Awards at Prestigious SJA British Sports Journalism Awards 2023, Highlighting Commitment to Excellence in Sports Photography

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 this year’s event, Getty Images photographers were honored with several awards. Justin Setterfield won 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 received this honor. Setterfield also won first place in the Football Portfolio category.

Clive Brunskill received the Phil Sheldon Trophy for Specialist Portfolio for his extensive coverage of tennis, while Ryan Pierse claimed 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 achievements.

Getty Images is a leader in sports content industry, offering an extensive collection of sports images to clients worldwide through their expert team of sports photographers and esteemed content partners. They cover over 50,000 events annually and are a trusted partner to 125 sports governing bodies, leagues and clubs including FIFA, International Olympic Committee and Major League Baseball among many others. The success of these awards highlights Getty Images commitment to excellence and dedication to delivering top-quality visual content to its clients around

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