About Tim Vizer Photography

I shoot freelance for the Agencia EFE wire service based in Madrid plus other clients. For the past 30 years I had been chief photographer of the Belleville (IL) News-Democrat newspaper. I cover soccer events in St. Louis, Kansas City, and Nashville for EFE, plus the St. Louis Cardinals, and Blues pro sports teams for other clients. I have shot the MLB All-Star Game, NCAA Women's Final Four, MLS and International soccer games and the Olympic Festival, NASCAR races, Indy 500, NCAA Wrestling, Football, Basketball and Hockey, the BMW Golf Championship, Kentucky Derby and many other sports events. NCAA Photos hired me to cover the 2008 NCAA DII Baseball World Series. During my career I've worked at the News-Democrat, St. Louis Globe-Democrat, Evansville Sunday Courier & Press, Collinsville Herald, and my work has been distributed by other news outlets via AP, Agencie QMI, and MCT/KRT. My freelance work has been published in Sports Illustrated, ESPN, & The Sporting News. I have covered many major national news events as well, including the visit of Pope John Paul II, and every U.S. President since Jimmy Carter. I am a member of SportsShooter and Nikon Professional Service.