Photographer Joe Giron is stalking the main event tournament room today and shooting prey like a man without limit. Each target could be mounted as a trophy on a wall of safari heads in a wood paneled room. Indeed, Giron is nabbing the faces if distinction that have appeared on Day 1A of the 2013 PCA main event.
To be fair, there are a lot of famous people here this week--poker famous, mildly famous, and Famous Famous. It's not quite shooting fish in a barrel, but there's a lot to work with.
Giron is getting it all. Here are just some of the face is distinction in the Day 1A crowd.
2004 PCA runner-up Hoyt Corkins alongside golf's Sergio Garcia
Ramzi Jelassi, Season 9 EPT Prague champion
Will Molson, 2011 PCA $25,000 High Roller champion
Xuan Liu: holds record for deepest finish by woman in PCA history after fourth place run in 2012
Boris Becker, tennis legend
Team PokerStars Pro Luca Pagano, current all-time EPT leaderboard champioin
Jan Heitmann: 26th place finish in this year's WSOP Main Event was deepest of any Team Pro
Fatima Moreira de Melo, PokerStars SportStar and recent winner of the Dutch version of Survivor
Joe Cada, WSOP Main Event champion
Justin Bonomo, EPT Season 8 Monte Carlo Super High Roller champion
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