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 and Tokyo, where he continues to work today. Adam has photographed five Olympic Games, and covered assignments around the globe for high profile magazines including Sports Illustrated, Life Magazine, Time Magazine, Harpers Bazaar and Marie Claire.
Adam’s pre-eminence in the field of Sport Action Photography has been recognised widely in the Photographic world. Throughout his career Adam has been fortunate enough to win a number of major international awards.
In 2007, in the quest for a new challenge, Adam made the decision to shift from Sports Photography, to Advertising. He has always tried to push himself out of his comfort zone by seeking new challenges and experiences in Photography. Adam particularly enjoys challenging peoples perceptions with fresh ideas.