The Thrill of Victory and the Agony of Defeat

Soccer is one of my favorite sports to photograph. With state tournament games the action on the field is stepped up along with emotions. Without helmets to obstruct faces there is always an opportunity to capture great reactions and expressions. Here are two images from recent boys soccer state tournament action around Massachusetts.

 Nikon D4s, 1/1250 @ f/2.8, ISO 5000, 300mm

Nikon D4s, 1/1250 @ f/2.8, ISO 6400, 300mm