Athena Picture Agency Blog
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A year in the working life of Swansea City AFC manager Paul Clement
We are always busy and involved with the latest sports news from Wales. It has been almost a year since Paul Clement took over as manager of Swansea City AFC, from his predecessor Bob Bradley. Athena Picture Agency were there as the exclusive sports photographers working with the only Premier League Club in Wales, to...
Weather pictures always make the news
Man has always been a curious creature, that’s the main reason the news industry operates, to feed that curiosity. More often than not, weather phenomena tend to be on the top of the list of picture editors and news-gatherers alike, but it is rarely an easy task. Whether a photograph can be taken or not,...
Photographing the First Minister for Wales, Carwyn Jones
News photography can be very rewarding at times and having to photograph a Head of State -although by no means easy- can be very fulfilling as an experience. Time is at a premium and photographers are rarely allowed more than a few minutes. Throughout my career though I have been given quite a few opportunities...
Scarlets and Wales international rugby player Jonathan Davies at the Black Mountains, Wales, UK
There is a certain element of excitement when asked to photograph a sport person for a newspaper but it comes with its own difficulties, one being that of time, or to be precise, the lack of it. This shoot was no different. A rugby player of great importance for both Club and international rugby for...