Richard Mackson The Award-Winning Sports Photographer
Sports Illustrated contributing photographer Richard Mackson received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles. Mackson is an award-winning sports photographer, inventor and entrepreneur whose career has spanned over 40 years and taken him around the globe. He has photographed World Cup Soccer, the Olympic Games, Rose Bowls, Kentucky Derbies, NCAA Final Fours, BCS Championships, NBA Championships, Super Bowls, Stanley Cups, and countless other national and international sporting events. Here is a collection of some of Mackson’s favorite pictures he created while on assignment for Sports Illustrated.