Walter Iooss on His Long-Term Photographic Partnership With Michael Jordan

October 9, 2013

By David Walker

© Walter Iooss

A 1996 portrait of Michael Jordan shot by Walter Iooss. Click on the Photo Gallery link below to see more images.

Legendary sports photographer Walter Iooss has shot nearly every top professional athlete of the past 50 years, and has more than 300 Sports Illustrated cover photos to his credit. But the athlete he’s perhaps best known for photographing is basketball superstar Michael Jordan, with whom he developed a personal relationship.     “I was lucky. I had the chance to document...

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