by Bettina von Zwehl
C-type colour print, 20 May 2010
22 in. x 18 in. (559 mm x 458 mm) sight
Commissioned jointly with BT for Road to 2012, 2011
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This portrait was taken as part of the National Portrait Gallery's major photographic commission Road to 2012. Ennis-Hill was captured by von Zwehl at the Don Valley Stadium in Sheffield, her home town, where she trained in preparation for London 2012.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Nairne, Sandy (foreword) Rake, Michael (foreword) Coe, Sebastian (introduction) McClure, Richard (photographers' profiles) Smith, Liz (appreciation) McClure, Richard and Braybon, Anne (appreciation), Road to 2012: Stories Behind the Olympic Games, 2012 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 July - 26 September 2010, 25 July - 25 September 2011 and 19 July - 23 September 2012), p. 38
Placesback to top
- Place made and portrayed: United Kingdom: England, Yorkshire (Don Valley Stadium, Sheffield, South Yorkshire)
Linked displays and exhibitionsback to top
- Road to 2012: Aiming High (19 July 2012 - 23 September 2012)
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