Photo © Adrian Dennis (AFP
Photographer Adrian Dennis has received the coveted 2012 Photographer of the Year award from the British Sports Journalists' Profession.
The AFP photographer was hailed in particularly for his picture of Usain Bolt photographing himself alongside fans after the Jamaican team’s victory in the 4X100-metre relay at the London Olympics.
Commenting on the award, Adrian said: "I am honoured and proud to see my name join great British sports photographers. Sports photography is a constant challenge. Sports photographers, just like athletes, run around the field to deliver the best image."
Adrian was also praised for his coverage of the Paralympics which won him the Photographer of the Year title and the UK Picture Editors' Guild was also impressed with his Olympic portfolio.
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