Adam Pretty began his career as a news photographer at The Sydney Morning Herald in 1997 and his desire to specialise in sport photography saw him move to Getty Images in 1998. Since joining the Getty Images team, Adam has been based in Los Angeles, Sydney, Beijing, Tokyo and Munich where he continues to work today. Adam has photographed seven Olympic Games, and covered assignments around the globe for high profile magazines including Time Magazine, Sports Illustrated, Life Magazine, Harpers Bazaar and Marie Claire.
Adam’s pre-eminence in the field of sport action photography has been recognized widely throughout the photographic world. He has been awarded a number of major international awards, and in 2010 was part of the World Press Photo competition jury in Amsterdam.
Always seeking new challenges and experiences in photography, in 2007 Adam decided to broaden his expertise and began shooting advertising projects alongside his sports editorial work. Through both his sports and advertising photography, Adam constantly challenges people’s perceptions with fresh ideas – an element of his job that he particularly enjoys.
Advertising clients include: Adidas, Nike, New Balance, L’Oreal, BMW, Philips, General Motors, Coke and Sprite.
Adam Pretty 在1997年作为《悉尼先驱晨报》的新闻摄影师开启了他的职业生涯，后来他想要从事专业的体育摄影并于1998年到盖蒂图片社工作。自从加入盖蒂图片社团队，Adam先后在洛杉矶、悉尼、北京、东京和慕尼黑进行拍摄工作，后者是他现在的工作地点。至今Adam已经拍摄了七界奥运会活动，刊登其作品的杂志扩报许多全球专业高端杂志，像《时代杂志》、《体育画报》、《生活杂志》、《时尚芭莎》和《嘉人》等。