Shooting Crankworx with Sven Martin

Sven has mastered the process of MTB action photography. Find out how he goes about his business.
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By Rajiv Desai

Go behind the scenes with one of the world’s best mountain bike photographers Sven Martin as he shoots the week-long Crankworx Festival in Whistler.

Sven is truly the best at what he does. The high speed action of downhill racing can be extremely challenging to capture through photography and video but Sven makes it look easy.

Sven talks about the fine art of action sports photography and photographing Crankworx in this video feature from camera bag maker F-Stop. Fellow photographers Duncan Pilpott, Blake Jorgenson and Scott Serfas add their thoughts on Sven and Crankworx.

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Video & Editing: Nomadik Motion

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