I, Photographer: Skydiving Photographer Norman Kent

Who knew skydiving could be lucrative?

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Members of Team Fastrax jump with pyrotechnics during a training session over Palatka, Florida. The team regularly does exhibition jumps for events worldwide. Shot with Canon 5D with 24mm, 800/sec f3.5. Norman Kent
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Skydiving model Roberta Mancino, performs over Eloy, Arizona during the shooting of a commercial for HTC. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 24mm, 1000/sec, F7.1. Norman Kent
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Jumpers walk back from the landing area after a fun jump during the “Work Stinks Boogie” a Labor Day celebration at Start Skydiving in Middletown, Ohio. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 14mm, 160/sec, F11. Norman Kent
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Ramsey Kent and Nicole Angelides play a game of Scrabble on a classic board while on assignment for the game’s 50-year celebration of its release. Over Zephyrhills, Florida. Shot with Canon 5D with 15mm lens, 640/sec, f11. Norman Kent
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Jumpers exit a bell helicopter during an end of the year celebration event, over Sebastian, Florida. Shot with Canon 5D MarkII 14mm 800/sec, F11. Norman Kent
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Tandem jump over Australian skies. Shot with the Canon 5D Mark II. 24mm, 1250/sec, f9. Norman Kent
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Ladies having fun with bunny costumes during Skysisters 2011 at Ramblers Skydiving Center in Australia for Susie and Cypres. Ramblers Skydiving Center Australia. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II 24mm 800 @ F8. Norman Kent
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Wendy Smith practices on the ground for a bunny-in-the-box jump during Skysisters Event at Ramblers Skydiving Center Australia. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 24mm, 800/sec, F4. Norman Kent
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The first ever eight-woman parachute stack sets an Australian record during the Skysisters Event at Ramblers Australia. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 24mm, 640/sec, F14. Norman Kent
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A 71-person formation of “Wingsuit” skydivers fly over Elsinore, California during a world record attempt for the most number of Wingsuit flyers in formation. Shot with Canon 5D, 24mm lens, 1000/sec, f5.6. Norman Kent
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Jumpers await the exit command during a record jump for the most number of Wingsuits flying in formation. Over Perris, California. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II. 14mm, 800.sec, f5. Norman Kent
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One hundred jumpers set a Guinness World Record for the most number of Wingsuits in formation. Over Perris, California. Shot with the Canon 5D Mark II. 50mm, 1250/sec, f13. Norman Kent
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One hundred Wingsuit flyers over Perris, California during record event. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 14mm, 1250/sec, F13. Norman Kent
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Camera flyer Noah Bahnson shoots video over a formation of Wingsuit flyers during a world record event in Perris, California. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 50mm, 1250/sec, f16. Norman Kent
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One hundred Wingsuiters fly in formation to set a Guinness Book Record over Perris, California. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II, 24mm, 1250/sec, f8. Norman Kent
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Jumpers exit over Middletown, Ohio during a Labor Day event. “Work Stinks Boogie” at Start Skydiving in Middletown, Ohio. Shot with the Canon 5D Mark II. 15mm, 1000/sec, f5.6. Norman Kent
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Jumpers exit a Helcules C-130 over Mmabatho, South Africa. Shot with Hasselblad ELM with 50mm lens, 500/sec, f8. Norman Kent
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30 skydivers form the Olympic rings over the Olympic complex in Seoul, Korea as part of the opening ceremonies. Parachutes are seeing flying in to the full stadium bellow, soon to be joined by these jumpers. Shot with Hasselblad ELM with 50mm lens. 500/s f8. Norman Kent
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formation made from open parachutes flies over Lake Pend Oreille, Idaho during the shooting of the film “From Wings Came Flight”. Shot with Hasselblad ELM with 50mm lens. 500/s f8. Norman Kent
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Deanna Kent and Mike “Michigan” Sandberg captured during the shooting of a romantic segment for the movie “From Wings Came Flight”. Shot with Hasselblad ELM with 50mm. Norman Kent
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Bill Booth and his passenger exit over the North Pole during the first expedition ever to skydive on to this remote area. This scientific expedition was organized to prove that tandem skydiving would be an efficient way to take non-skydiving specialized personnel (like medics) in to a remote area far from reach of helicopters in case of an emergency. Norman Kent
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Deanna “Skydancer” Kent dances over Locarno, Switzerland, during a training session. Norman Kent
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Jumpers ride bicycles out of a Casa aircraft over Flagler Beach Florida during a shoot for a Japanese TV show. Norman Kent
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Nicole Angelides and Hunter Roberts on a playful jump during a shooting experiment, over Deland, Florida. Norman Kent