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The Sam Faulkner Cage Fighter Photography is Gory

By: Jennifer Gosnell - Published: Jun 13, 2012 • References: samfaulkner and thecreativefinder
The Sam Faulkner Cage Fighter photography series captures the fighters immediately following their smack-downs. Highly accomplished photographer Faulkner is a master at snapping some of the most creative and compelling photography in the world today. Contrasted to the glaringly white backdrops, the fighters' sustained injuries are highlighted and, quite honestly, fascinating.

Though not the prettiest photography, the series captures some very real injuries of a very dangerous sport. The Sam Faulkner Cage Fighter photography collection is a great depiction of some of the dangers of the sport, while making it captivating.

As a photojournalist, Faulkner has been awarded with the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Fellowship and the Joop Swart World Press Photo Masterclass among others. Past clients include Burberry, Dior, Vanity Fair, Esquire, Newsweek, Vogue, and many more well respected names.