San Francisco, California, USA
John Mabanglo is epa's staff photographer and San Francisco bureau chief. He covers sports events around the world such as Olympic Games, Masters Golf, U.S. Open, Super Bowl and World Series. He also covers news, technology and entertainment. Previously, he was a photo- grapher in the high-tech Silicon Valley for corporate clients, news magazines, and wire services.
Mabanglo is the recipient of the 2006 World Press Photo award for first-place in Sports action and first-place National Headliner Award, San Francisco Bay Area Press Photographers Association Award.