Michael Pintar is known for generating western art and imagery that captures the spirit of America's greatest sport and western lifestyle. Rodeo photography requires skill and a deep understanding of the sport, as well as an ability for capturing moments of action and emotion in a dynamic and visually compelling way.
"Pintar's work has helped to showcase the excitement and beauty of rodeo to a wider audience," Cowboys & Indians Magazine.
Michael began shooting professionally in 2015. He's now a PRCA photographer, putting his time, money, and a deep commitment into preserving the sport of rodeo.
In the July 2020 BlackRapid Spotlight, entitled ‘Bulls Won’t Pay the Bills’, Michael shares how his longtime respect for rodeo has led to meeting the people and animals responsible for capturing the style of imagery he's becoming known for.