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PALM BEACH GARDENS, FLORIDA - 06/21/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — HandBand Pro® is quickly becoming the go-to gloves for Crossfit athletes worldwide. Known for their four unique, versatile and patent-pending grips, it's no suprise that they recently announced the release of their fifth and newest grip, HandBand Pro® SECONDSKIN.  With the launch of the ORIGINAL HandBand Pro® in May 2014, the Creator and Founder, Danielle Pettifor, disrupted the fitness industry with the revolutionary design that puts the bulk of the material at the back of the hand, an effective grip right where it's needed, and total hand freedom in a one piece band...

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How long have you been enjoying photography? Wow. Awhile now! Growing up I always had a cheap disposable camera at hand. I loved sitting down looking through photo albums (yes, the old ones that have the adhesive film to keep the photos in place) and seeing moments frozen in time. In 2006, I deployed to Iraq for the first time and went over with my first "pro-sumer" camera. That's when everything really fell into place. It spiraled from landscape during my deployments, to portraiture when I came back, to events and eventually fitness,once I started CrossFit in 2013.     ...

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How long have you been enjoying photography? About 10 years professionally, but I’ve loved it my entire life. I only started with fitness photography in the last 3 years and my love for it continues to grow. The unpredictability of fitness photography is exciting, and it is definitely a challenging genre that I've learned a lot from. How would you describe your photography style? I really love to use and play with natural light, and typically I like my images to have a lot of color and pop. I am very fortunate that my CrossFit box has such amazing natural...

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Being part of the fitness community is a privilege anyone who decides to can experience. It's like a collective, positive mindset of winners. Winners, not because they compete to be number one, but because they understand the value of supporting others and putting others first.  We experience this cohesiveness every day on social media and at events, but I've had the unique opportunity of getting to know several amazing people who make an impact on the fitness community with their photographic style and willingness to share their work for the benefit of others. When I first started HandBand Pro®, my budget didn't include...

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Geronimo "Jerry" Rodriguez, Jr. has been capturing family moments for years, and he's had a camera in his hand as far back as he can remember. He enjoys creating and capturing that perfect moment. He contacted me in 2015 to ask if he could use HandBand Pro® in an upcoming photoshoot with the winners of a fitness competition. I was thrilled with how he featured the athletes and HBP! He generously created a portfolio of photos with other athletes during another shoot, and we have featured them on our website and social pages ever since. Jerry was very generous with his time and his creative...

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