John McDermott’s Portrait Marathon for adidas

January 18, 2012

By Meghan Ahearn

© John McDermott

One of McDermott's favorite subjects to shoot for the commemorative adidas book was former Run-DMC member Darryl McDaniels.

Imagine this: Over the course of eight months, you take three different two-week-long trips that have you zig-zagging across North America to photograph influential sports, advertising and entertainment professionals for the adidas brand. Sound like a dream job? That’s what the sportswear company commissioned John McDermott to do for a recent book celebrating the brand’s 60th anniversary. McDermott, who lives...

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