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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Al Bello

Nominated in Journalist

About Al Bello

Al Bello is a master of immortalizing sport. Having built a prolific career from coverage of athletes and athletic events worldwide, Al’s innate talents quickly saw his rise from darkroom manager for The Ring magazine to a coveted and current career as Sports Photographer at Getty Images. From in-air captures of Serena Williams to mid-race action for 2018’s historic Triple Crown, Al’s ability to portray sport’s raw emotion, passion and poignant career-making moments earned him international renown and countless award-winning accolades. Sharing his work on social to 20K+ Instagram followers, Al continues to captivate through athletes and his discerning lens.

Al Bello's best work on social