Rod Mar is an acclaimed sports photographer whose career spans 25 years. He is currently the team photographer for the Seattle Seahawks and counts among his clients Sports Illustrated and ESPN. He has photographed every major sporting event in the United States as well as numerous Olympic Games. After nearly 20 years as a photojournalist at the Seattle Times, he left for a freelance career in 2009. He has won many awards for his work, including first place in the prestigious Pictures of the Year International competition.
Rod works at the forefront of social networking, and as team photographer for the Seattle Seahawks, he provides a continuous stream of compelling images through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram that engage fans while expanding virally. A recent photo garnered well-over 50,000 “likes” on Facebook in a 48-hour period. Rod is a popular lecturer and workshop leader and has taught at seminars all over the United States and in Canada.