Michael Zagaris began as a team photographer for the San Francisco 49ers in 1973, and the Oakland A’s in 1981, both which he continues to shoot to this day. To date, Zagaris has photographed 34 Super Bowls, 12 World Series and 14 All Star games. His photos have appeared in numerous publications including the cover of Sports Illustrated. For the past four decades, Zagaris has captured moments of influential musicians including Eric Clapton, The Who, The Grateful Dead, and has worked editorial gigs including Rolling Stone.
Zagaris lives in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury district where he has been since 1973, and continues to shoot music, sports, fashion and culture.