Michael Crook

Michael Crook

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Michael has a history of photographing fashion and music. Having honed her skills assisting some of the world's best photographers when she was young, she is now photographing worldwide travel, documentary and pro sports from a unique and cinematic perspective. For 7 months in 2011, she lived and worked In Italy, shooting behind the scenes in the world of professional cycling. She produced photo essays and short documentary films exploring the world's most loved cycling brands including Milani Cycles, Colnago, De Rosa, Bianchi, Fi'zi:k and more. She has covered Pro Cycling in Europe for Peloton Magazine, Paved Magazine, and CyclingFans.com. Michael is also currently a freelance documentary photographer and filmmaker for UNICEF in West Africa and recently traveled to India and Nepal to produce a documentary film for The World of Children Award Foundation. She recently traveled to Mexico for The Girl Effect as well. Michael lives in New York and is a contributor to Corbis Images for Documentary and Special Projects. She is a 2012 Communication Arts Photo Annual Winner and is proud to announce that her Los Angeles Marathon Series received 1st place in a category of the 2013 International Photography Awards, a partner of AtEdge and The Lucie Awards. She also received 5 Honorable Mention Awards in that competition this year. In 2013, Michael plans to continue traveling the world and is always eager to get her hands dirty.
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- CAVALLI

Photography


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August 15, 2012. Fermo, Italy.

Fermo QUOTE


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Jockey for Contrada Molini Girola
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- SAILING

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- PORTRAITS

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Bill

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Nick, Brooklyn, NY.

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September 22, 2012 (Mali Independence Day) Musicians For Mali Concert benefitting Malian Refugees. Clockwise from Top Left: Banning Eyre, Awa Sangho, Andy Algire, Abdoulaye Alhassane Toure
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- TRAVEL

Photography


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February 11, 2013. Muscat, Oman. The Muttrah Fish Market at dawn.

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February 11, 2013. Muscat, Oman. The Muttrah Fish Market at dawn.

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February 11, 2013. Muscat, Oman. The Muttrah Fish Market at dawn.
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- L.A. MARATHON

Photography


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2010. Los Angeles Marathon. The start line is at Dodger Stadium. This series received 1st Place in 2013 International Photography Awards for Advertising-Other Category.

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2010. Los Angeles Marathon. The runners cross the 101 freeway as they make their way downtown. This series received 1st Place in 2013 International Photography Awards for Advertising-Other Category.

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2010. Los Angeles Marathon. The course snakes its way through Echo Park and past the Barnsdall Park. This series received 1st Place in 2013 International Photography Awards for Advertising-Other Category.
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- UNICEF

Photography


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- NY FASHION WEEK

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- RUGBY

Photography


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- ACTIVE WOMEN

Photography


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Jessi Stensland- Triathlete and Movement Specialist

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Jessi Stensland- Triathlete and Movement Specialist

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Jessi Stensland- Triathlete and Movement Specialist
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- CYCLING

Photography


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May 4, 2013- Rapha Gentlemen's Race. An unofficial amateur race consisting of over 20 teams. The 130 mile course winds and climbs through parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Essentially a time trial, all riders on a team must finish together as a group.

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May 4, 2013- Rapha Gentlemen's Race. An unofficial amateur race consisting of over 20 teams. The 130 mile course winds and climbs through parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Essentially a time trial, all riders on a team must finish together as a group.

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May 4, 2013- Rapha Gentlemen's Race. An unofficial amateur race consisting of over 20 teams. The 130 mile course winds and climbs through parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Essentially a time trial, all riders on a team must finish together as a group.
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- BOXING TWINS

Photography


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Gleason's Gym, Brooklyn, NY. Scotty "Bang Bang" Burrell (Left) and Dean "Badnewz" Burrell (Right) after 8 rounds of sparring.

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Gleason's Boxing Gym, Brooklyn NY. The world-famous trainer, Hector Roca trains the Burrell twins. Hector has trained several world champions and has been in the boxing business for 50 years.

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Hector Roca removes Dean's gloves.
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- FERRARI

Photography


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-PUBLISHED

Photography


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Giro Women's Apparel- Spring 2014 Ad Campaign

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Giro Women's Apparel- Spring 2014

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Giro Women's Apparel- Spring 2014
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- MOTION

Photography

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Community Relief Efforts in the Rockaways, November 2012 after Hurricane Sandy. Photographed and edited by Michael Crook. Music by Messes.
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- INDUSTRY

Photography


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Valentino Campagnolo climbs the stairs to his office at the Campagnolo headquarters in Vicenza, Italy.

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Campagnolo Factory in Vicenza, Italy.

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A worker inspects the chains at the Campagnolo Factory in Vicenza, Italy.
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- KIDS

Photography


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- KINGS OF NEW YORK

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- NEPAL

Photography


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WOCA QUOTE


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July 15, 2013, Banepa Nepal, The Hospital and Rehabilitation Center for Children (HRDC) was founded by Dr. Ashok Banskota who was a World of Children Award Honoree in 2011.
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- ONE HOUR IN OLD DELHI

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- BULL RIDING

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