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February 26, 2017 Off

All-Star Madden Challenge

By reillypictures in Uncategorized, wwe

WWE’s YouTube channel, UpUpDownDown focuses on the world of video gaming. UUDD is hosted by WWE Superstar and avid gamer, Austin Creed (aka WWE Superstar Xavier Woods) who plays games of all kinds with WWE Superstars, friends and special guests. WWE has a powerful presence on YouTube, having served 12+ billion video views in the [...]

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February 14, 2017 Off

Happy Valentine’s Day!

By reillypictures in wwe

In early January, I traveled to Memphis with photographer James Weber and wardrobe stylist, Sofia Karvela for the Valentine’s Day gallery shoot at Annesdale Mansion. We photographed Nikki Bella, Naomi, Alexa Bliss and Maryse throughout the house for half the day before they went to the arena for TV. It was a beautiful shoot and [...]

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February 14, 2017 Off

Valentine’s Day Social Campaign

By reillypictures in wwe

Who will be crowned WWE’s Favorite Couple this Valentine’s Day? Our Social Media campaign focused on having the fans vote for couples in a tournament. Designer Joelle Brito and I collaborated on art directing the campaign so it felt romantic and cute to really stand out from our standard imagery and graphics. We set a [...]

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February 3, 2017 Off

Behind the Scenes at Royal Rumble

By reillypictures in wwe

Kareem Black and I traveled to San Antonio to cover this year’s Royal Rumble at the Alamodome. It turned out to be a record breaking weekend for WWE with 52,000 in attendance and a 22% increase in views on WWE Network. This behind the scenes coverage tells the story of John Cena’s triumph after earning [...]

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January 12, 2017 Off

Unseen on TV

By reillypictures in wwe

On December 28th, Kareem Black and I returned to the Barclays Center to cover a WWE event. This time, however, it was a non-televised show. WWE is the largest traveling show in the world. There is no off season. In addition to the live shows each week there are many non-televised events. This was my [...]

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November 15, 2016 Off

Awesome; I Fuckin’ Shot That!

By reillypictures in personal work

For the 30th Anniversary of Licensed to Ill, The Metrograph Theater is running the Beastie Boys’ film, Awesome; I Fuckin’ Shot That! for one night. The film is a live concert performance shot by 50 selected audience members at a 2004 Beastie Boys concert at Madison Square Garden. Six of those filming were experienced principle [...]

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November 4, 2016 Off

WWE named Best Digital Consumer Brand

By reillypictures in wwe

WWE was named the winner of three awards at the fourth annual Cynopsis Model D Awards: Best Live-Streaming Platform or YouTube Original Channel, Most Fan Engaged YouTube Channel and Best Digital Consumer Brand. Cynopsis writes of WWE: “The WWE Digital and Social media team of editors, producers, designers and photographers are creating content for WWE’s [...]

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October 31, 2016 Off

The Dark Carnival

By reillypictures in wwe

Step right up and see the most beautiful and beguiling women on earth in their dark carnival photo shoot. For the annual WWE Halloween photo shoot, we did a carnival theme. We photographed seven of the female Superstars while the shows were in Denver. In addition to the photo and video shoot, we streamed on [...]

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October 14, 2016 Off

Surplus Candy VR

By reillypictures in street art

Last October, Hanksy invited 70+ artists to paint the interior of an abandoned mansion in Downtown LA over the course of 5 days. On the one night only show just under 3,000 people walked through in few hours. The next day Hanksy painted everything over. The desire to extend the show and share the experience [...]

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October 4, 2016 Off

More Than Pink

By reillypictures in wwe

WWE often leverages its brand and platforms to help address social issues worldwide, including diversity and inclusion, education, military support and providing hope to those in need. Teaming up for the fifth consecutive year, Susan G. Komen and the WWE are working together to raise awareness to help fight breast cancer. This year, I worked [...]

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