[Event Information]4/8 (Sat) and 9 (Sun) Shoot with sports photographer Yusuke Nakanishi! Professional basketball photo session held! | Fighting Eagles Nagoya

Thank you for always supporting Fighting Eagles Nagoya.

At the Shiga Lakes game (Nagoya City Biwajima Sports Center) on April 8 (Sat) and 9 (Sun), 2023, we will hold a “Professional Basketball Photo Session with Sports Photographer Yusuke Nakanishi”.

At this event, which was realized with the cooperation of Canon Marketing Japan, you can receive lectures and advice from Mr. Yusuke Nakanishi, who is also the official photographer of the FE Nagoya club. Enjoy.

We are looking forward to your application!

*For the event held as a[Canon Photo Circle Special Project]we will prepare a quota for the number of members of the 2022-23 season Fighting Eagles Nagoya fan club “FEclub” to participate.
*Please arrange your own tickets.

Course date and time

April 8, 2023 (Saturday)

●Meeting time: Reception starts at 10:30. Please come by 10:50.
Dissolution time: 18:30 (planned)

April 9, 2023 (Sun)

●Meeting time: Reception starts at 10:00. Please come by 10:20.
Dissolution time: 18:30 (planned)


Nagoya City Biwajima Sports Center (1-1-2 Biwajima, Nishi-ku, Nagoya City)

Number of lectures

1 time each day
*One person can only participate for one day. Please note that you cannot participate in both days.

Course content

1.Lecturer’s sports photography seminar (50 minutes)
2. Shooting a professional basketball game (Fighting Eagles Nagoya vs Shiga Lakes)
3. Commentsandwork print(1 point per person)

Course conditions/required skills

・Single-lens reflex or mirrorless cameras and lenses will be used.
・On the day of the event, we will lend you the latest Canon equipment.
You can also use it with your existing camera (including those made by other companies).

Rental machine (planned): Canon EOS R6 Mark II, RF70-200mm F2.8 L IS USM
* Only SD cards can be used with the Canon EOS R6 Mark II.


Mr. Yusuke Nakanishi

Born in Tokyo in 1979. He graduated from Tokyo Polytechnic University, Faculty of Art, Department of Photography. He has been a freelance photographer since 2018 after working for Kodansha’s photography department and Afro Sports, a photo agency. He began working on sports documentaries when he started filming professional boxers when he was in college. He has filmed many sports scenes such as the Summer and Winter Olympics, Paralympics and World Championships for each sport. He also shoots commercials with athletes as models. He will be the official photographer of the Fighting Eagles Nagoya club from the 2022-2023 season.
His photo exhibition includes “Fist’s whereabouts (2012, Canon Gallery), etc. He is the author of “How to take good pictures? What professionals think about before equipment and techniques” (2016 Gijutsu Hyoronsha).

2022-23 season photo taken by Mr. Nakanishi (*excerpt)

participation fee

2022-23 season FEclub members:5,000 yen (tax included)

*Please note that cancellation after application is not possible.
*Please pay the participation fee at the reception on the day of the event.
*Participation fee does not include game ticket fee. Please make your own arrangements.


10 people each day *First-come, first-served basis

Application form

Please apply below.

■ Saturday, April 8

■ April 9 (Sun)

Application period

March 22, 2023 (Water) 12:00~March 29 (Water) 23:59


・Camera body ・Various lenses (recommended: bright F value, telephoto around 200mm)
・Spare battery (recommended)
·memory card
*Please refrain from using large-sized equipment such as super-telephoto lenses, as it may interfere with other spectators’ viewing.(Estimated usable lens: RF100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM)
*Tripods, monopods, and flash photography are prohibited.


Nagoya City Biwajima Sports Center
*When visiting, please come to the reception desk on the left side of the 1F front entrance and let us know the reception number you received when you applied. We will guide you to the venue.

Address: 〒451-0053, No. 1-2, Loqua Island, Nishi-ku, Nagoya City

Precautions when taking the course

*Please note that cancellation after application is not possible unless the photo session is cancelled.
*Participation fee does not include game ticket fee. Please make your own arrangements.

*Courses may be canceled in the event of a disaster or bad weather.
*If the event is cancelled, we will contact you by phone or email.
*Please refrain from bringing anyone other than the participants. Only the person himself/herself can participate.
*Please bear the transportation expenses to the meeting place / shooting place by yourself.
*Photography and video recording within 15 seconds are possible only for personal use. Please note that the permission of the organizer and the league is required for media publication and shooting for commercial use other than personal use.



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