Pic Of The Day – A New Record by Norman Potter

Matthew Butson oversees the archive at Getty Images and has been with the archive for three decades. Here Matt tells the story of the Photographer that captured the seminal moment when Roger Bannister broke the four-minute mile. On May 5, 1954, a twenty-five year old athlete would go to bed as an unknown. The following […]

A Photographer’s Tale With A Clean Punchline

The Mayweather vs McGregor bout is this weekend’s sporting showpiece. We have Mike Conway formerly of London Express News, PA, Central Press, United Press International, Reuters and finally the European Pressphoto Agency, recalling his early experiences as a runner at the Cooper vs Clay (Ali) fight in ’63. Much praise has been heaped on the […]