Unique Dobey photograph earns international recognition

Chris Dobey (Lawrence Lustig, PDC)

A photograph of Chris Dobey taken by PDC photographer Lawrence Lustig has received a medal in the 14th International Colour Awards.

Dobey was captured by hugely experienced sports photographer Lustig during the 2019 BoyleSports World Grand Prix semi-finals against Michael van Gerwen in Dublin.

The photograph (below) is a treble-exposure capturing Dobey throwing a dart, and received a medal in the Sport category at the prestigious annual International Colour Awards under the headline "The Dartist".

Chris Dobey (Lawrence Lustig, PDC)

Lustig also received medals for photographs in the Silhouette and Children of the World categories in this year's awards, and his work in darts has previously seen him nominated for the Sports Photographer of the Year award at the Sports Journalists' Association's annual ceremony.