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Provo , Utah

BYU CTR Play

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Christian Stewart and Billy Green hold up play cards at BYU football practice in Provo Saturday August 3, 2013.

Provo , Utah

BYU’s Russ Apo

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Russ Apo catches a pass at BYU football practice in Provo Saturday August 3, 2013.

Provo , Utah

Buzzer Beater

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune
Saint Mary’s players celebrate after Saint Mary’s guard Matthew Dellavedova (4) hit a last-second shot to win the game. BYU hosts Saint Mary’s, college basketball Wednesday January 16, 2013 in Provo.

Provo , Utah

BYU v Oregon State

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune
BYU fans, including Waldo, as BYU hosts Oregon State college football Saturday October 13, 2012 in Provo, Utah.

Okay, it’s easy to find Waldo in the photo above. He stands out from all the other BYU football fans in the south end zone of LaVell Edwards Stadium. For a real challenge, try to find these fifteen other amazing people:

Salt Lake City , Utah

Utah v BYU

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune
as Utah hosts BYU college football in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday, September 15, 2012.

 

 

 

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune
Rice-Eccles stadium, BYU vs. Utah football. Saturday September 15, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

Provo , Utah

Assignment #61 – BYU vs. Portland basketball

Something about this frame of Brandon Davies that I really like.

BYU forward Brandon Davies (0) drives on Portland forward Ryan Nicholas (32). BYU vs. Portland, college basketball Saturday, February 25, 2012 in Provo, Utah. Photo by Trent Nelson/The Salt Lake Tribune

Smokey: You're trying to bait me into a BYU Honor Code joke, aren't you?

Best stay away from the honor code jokes, Smokey.

It was a good game for action and my three favorites all had Davies matched up with Portland’s Ryan Nicholas, who seemed to be in on every play defensively.

Portland forward Ryan Nicholas (32) dives for a loose ball. BYU vs. Portland, college basketball Saturday, February 25, 2012 in Provo, Utah. Photo by Trent Nelson/The Salt Lake Tribune

I’ve been trying out the Fuji X100 for wide shots under the basket. I set it to burst mode and get ten frames in two seconds before the buffer fills and the camera stops shooting. At that point the play is usually over but if not I just pick up my Canon and keep shooting. Here’s a shot of Davies with the Fuji…

BYU forward Brandon Davies (0) dunks the ball. BYU vs. Portland, college basketball Saturday, February 25, 2012 in Provo, Utah. Photo by Trent Nelson/The Salt Lake Tribune

The tilt, right? As you can see in the sequence below I started rotating the camera in the middle of the play, figuring it should be shot vertically. I didn’t plan it that way, it just happened. Don’t know that I’ve ever done that before.

BYU forward Brandon Davies (0) dunks the ball. BYU vs. Portland, college basketball Saturday, February 25, 2012 in Provo, Utah. Photo by Trent Nelson/The Salt Lake Tribune

Provo , Utah

BYU v Portland

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