I am a Denver based photographer and the editor and founder of do : :  or : : diso —  a short, to the point, internet magazine offering a sports photography or insight article each month.
Mark Shaiken


My images tell stories about the athlete, the competition, the moment, the fan, the coach, the drama, the fun, the conflict, and the drive.

I shoot all the sports, adventure, action, and sportraits I can fit in a day. My images have appeared in:

  • Sporting Kansas City’s Major League Soccer website
  • KC Counselor magazine cover
  • N Magazine (Nikon) photo of the week
  • My Nikon Life on Facebook – banner skiing image
  • Forbes.com
  • The Pulse
  • State of Kansas official calendar
  • World Soccer Talk featured photos
  • WVhooligan.com Major League Soccer blog
  • PocketWizard Blog feature article about my lighting techniques
  • Collegiate athletic websites including North Dakota State University, Missouri Western University, Northwest Missouri State University, Haverford College, University of Missouri – Kansas City, St. Louis University, Rockhurst University, Fort Hays State University, Whitman College, and Seattle University.
  • The Kansas City T Bones website

I am a Getty contributor.  My images are used by corporations including St. Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City, Stinson Leonard Street LLP, Combat Brands, LLC, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, and other Getty customers.  Installations of my work have been on display at two military hospitals in Kansas and Missouri, Collection (a Kansas City restaurant), the Arts Council of Hays, Kansas, and Cremalab in Kansas City, Missouri. I shoot for gamefacemedia.com.


Please email me at mark@markshaiken.com or call 913-530-6539.

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