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Adobe Photoshop presentation in San Francisco

Brad Mangin will be speaking in San Francisco on August 5, 2011 at 5pm.

Nate Schierholtz #12 of the San Francisco Giants leaves the batters box kicking up dirt and chalk during the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the San Francisco Giants on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brad Mangin)

Little things make me happy.

I had fun shooting some details at the ballpark on Thursday.

Barry Zito #75 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Oakland Athletics during the game at AT&T Park on June 12, 2010 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brad Mangin)

Light. Camera. Action!

Saturday night’s 6:05 pm start had me chasing the sun all over AT&T Park.

This photograph of A's pitcher Rich Harden in spring training is one of my 30 baseball photographs that will be featured in the Slide Show Night at the Annenberg Space for Photography.

Mangin Baseball Photographs to be Featured at Annenberg Space for Photography

30 of Brad Mangin’s baseball photographs will be featured at the Annenberg Space for Photography.

Larry Bird of the Boston Celtics in action during a game against Rod Higgins and the Golden State Warriors at the Oakland Coliseum Arena in Oakland, California in 1988. (Photo by Brad Mangin)

Old School NBA Hoops: When I was a rookie

There was nothing like shooting black and white film at NBA games back in the day.

Josh Morgan #84 of the San Francisco 49ers runs with the football during the game against the Detroit Lions at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California on Sunday, December 27, 2009. (Photo by Brad Mangin)

Finally, Canon gets it right with Mark IV

Canon EOS-1D Mark IV performs well at Candlestick Park

Backlight is beautiful! Carlos Marmol #49 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the San Francisco Giants during the game at AT&T Park on September 26, 2009 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brad Mangin)

Backlight is beautiful

When the light is bad shoot backlit!

Ivan Rodriguez #12 of the Houston Astros fields a swinging bunt and throws to first base against the San Francisco Giants during the game at AT&T Park on July 5, 2009 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brad Mangin)

Clean up your backgrounds: Shoot overhead!

Shooting from an overhead position is a great way to clean up ugly backgrounds and make some real nice pictures.