Capturing All of the Most Action Packed Moments

Action Sports Photographer & Event Photography

Let the whole world see you succeed. captures athletes young and old, amateur and professional in the middle of some of the best days of their lives. Clark Thompson is an action sports and events photographer in Poughkeepsie, Westchester County, NY and the master behind the camera at He also runs MetroSports Magazine, a bimonthly periodical that covers the metropolitan New York area’s youth, club, amateur, semi-pro and professional sports scenes.

Do you want photos of your team or your child’s team? Contact a Poughkeepsie, Westchester County, NY-based photographer at 914-403-3945 today.

5 Tips

for aspiring sports and events photographers

Clark is committed to education. He loves teaching young photographers how to set up that high-impact shot. Here are five tips from a talented photographer in Poughkeepsie, Westchester County, NY:


Research the sport or type of event.

It's helpful if you know in advance where and when you'll get the best shots.



Never disrespect or get in the way of players, coaches, fans, referees or attendees. You won't be asked to take photos again if you upset people.


Emotional, high-energy shots are the ones you want.

If you're at a sporting event, zoom in close on the players' faces.


Know what gear you need.

You'll probably need your camera, a couple of different lenses, a light and a monopod. It all depends on the sport, time of day and the environment.


Get there early!

You can scout out the location before everything gets underway.

Do you want to learn more about how to take impactful, energetic action shots? Dial 914-403-3945 to speak with a world-class sports photographer in Poughkeepsie, Westchester County, NY about education opportunities.

Clark is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, the Professional Photographers Society of New York Hudson Valley charter, Dutchess Regional Professional Photographers, the Mid-Hudson Photography Club, the Westchester Photographic Society and a few other photography clubs.

These organizations keep his skills sharp so he can take the best photos of your next game. Reach out to now to schedule a photoshoot in Poughkeepsie, Westchester County, NY or the surrounding area.