Lars Baron is a Sports Photographer from Oberhausen in Germany. Lars became interested in photography after having taken a course in sports photography offered by a photo studio in Dinslaken. He shot his first sports photos at the trotter horseracing track in Dinslaken. Afterwards he worked as a freelance photographer for the local sports section of the NRZ Dinslaken, at first still working with film photography, then later with digital photography.
VDS Sport Photo of the Year 2007, first place in the “Portfolio” category
VDS Sport Photo of the Year 2007, second place in the “Sports in General” category
VDS Sport Photo of the Year 2010, first place in the “Sports in General” category
POYI 2010, third place in Olimpic Games Vancouver 2010 category
VDS Photo of the Women’s World Cup Germany 2011, first and second place in the “Action” category