One of the most intriguing facts about this group of photographers is their backgrounds. They have been in some of the most arduous situations in all corners of the world. Having this background gives them the ability to take any challenge given them without hesitation. It allows for their passion to show no matter what the assignment calls for. This recent portrait shoot is just one of those examples. All images shot by Tom Sperduto.
Here are recent portraits of Sister Mary Beth Lloyd of the Religious Teachers Filippini and Lisa Smith Batchen, one of the worlds top endurance athletes, near Villa Walsh in Morristown, NJ, April 18, 2010.
Batchen and Llyod are running 50 miles in all 50 states in 62 days. They begin running Monday April 19th and will complete their...journey Saturday June 19th at the Idaho and Wyoming border. They are running to raise money for children in need throughout the world.