Anytime Bolt is in the public eye, he’s set to full-retard-performance mode. From warmup to post race celebration, we are obsessed with the world’s fastest man and his theatrics. He always seems to have an eternity to play with at the finish line as he turns and poses for the cameras that are set to beam his imagery across the globe; a personal brand PR machine.
If you’ve ever wondered how Bolt sees the world, he gave us a glimpse last night when he commandeered a journo’s DSLR.
Welcome. Step inside the Usain Bolt point of view:
According to www.petapixel.com ‘the photographer, Jimmy Wixtröm of Aftonbladet (Scandinavia’s largest paper), left the event with memories of a lifetime and a memory card containing epic images that are the envy of many a sports photographer.
Here are a few of the photographs captured by Bolt, showing fellow Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake joking around, a sea of fans cheering him on, and a wall of photographers trying to capture the moment for their organisations:’
Red circle below is Wixtröm, stoked:
Happiest guy in the world right now.