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Curtis Compton

Curtis Compton is a veteran photojournalist formerly with United Press International. For the last 18 years he has worked as a photo editor and staff photographer at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution covering news, breaking news, sports and features. Photos by Curtis Compton

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Ronald Acuna
Ronald Acuna Jr. loosens up during the Future Stars Exhibition Game on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.

Posted: a day ago

Ronald Acuna Jr. loosens up during the Future Stars Exhibition Game on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.
Atlanta Braves
Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr., points to the first base umpire for the call and was called out for strike three during the first inning in the Future Stars Exhibition Game on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.

Posted: a day ago

Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr., points to the first base umpire for the call and was called out for strike three during the first inning in the Future Stars Exhibition Game on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.
Atlanta Falcons
New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore is separated from his helmet as he hits Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu on a reception during the third quarter  Sunday, Dec.  24, 2017, in New Orleans.

Posted: 6 days ago

New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore is separated from his helmet as he hits Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu on a reception during the third quarter Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, in New Orleans.
Atlanta Hawks
Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer confers with Kent Bazemore during a time out against the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, in Atlanta.

Posted: 7 days ago

Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer confers with Kent Bazemore during a time out against the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, in Atlanta.
Atlanta Braves
Atlanta Braves pitcher Brandon McCarthy delivers a pitch against Phillies Scott Kingery Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Atlanta.

Posted: 7 days ago

Atlanta Braves pitcher Brandon McCarthy delivers a pitch against Phillies Scott Kingery Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Atlanta.
Braves win, Freeman hit again on wrist
Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman leaves the field with a trainer as manager Brian Snitker looks on after being hit by a pitch from Phillies Hoby Milner during the eight inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Atlanta.

Posted: 7 days ago

Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman leaves the field with a trainer as manager Brian Snitker looks on after being hit by a pitch from Phillies Hoby Milner during the eight inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Atlanta.
Atlanta Braves
Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson clowns around with team mascot, Blooper, while preparing to play the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at SunTrust Park.

Posted: 8 days ago

Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson clowns around with team mascot, Blooper, while preparing to play the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at SunTrust Park.
Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods confers with caddy Joe LaCava on the first fairway Sunday, April 8, 2018,  at the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on in Augusta.

Posted: 13 days ago

Tiger Woods confers with caddy Joe LaCava on the first fairway Sunday, April 8, 2018, at the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on in Augusta.
Atlanta Hawks
Hawks fans cheer their team against the Spurs during the first half in their preseason basketball game on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Atlanta.

Posted: 14 days ago

Hawks fans cheer their team against the Spurs during the first half in their preseason basketball game on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Atlanta.