|About the Artist:
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Donald graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Fine Arts with an emphasis in painting and sculpture. After ten years at Getty Images as a senior staff photographer, he resigned in 2007 from his position at Getty to pursue a freelance career. Donald has covered nearly every major sporting event world-wide including six Winter and Summer Olympic Games, six Super Bowls, three Pan-American Games, The World Series, The Masters, The British Open and the Indianapolis 500 to name a few. His editorial and commercial clients include NEWSWEEK, Golf Digest, Men’s Journal, Nike, Gatorade, Adidas, Taylormade, NFL Players Asscociation, and the Discovery Channel. His work has been awarded World Press Photo 2005 & 2006, Pictures of the Year International 2005-2008, NPPA Best of Photojournalism Sports Photojournalist of the Year 2006-2008, Sasakawa World Sports Photography Contest 2002, National Headliner Award 2000, Mobius Awards for his Ad Campaigns in 2008, NFL Hall of Fame 2001-2008 and many other accolades. Donald’s work has been profiled in magazines including Photo District News, British Journal of Photography, Better Photography India, The Holland Times, Top Magazine as well as on TV on the Today Show, ESPN, NBC and Vitrine Entertainment Television.