Through the Eyes of a Fighter: Mike Jackson’s Shots Outside the Cage

It’s fight night. You’re sitting at home watching all the violence and drama, scrolling through Twitter.

A crack echoes through the arena and after your fire emoji reactions to the knockout eventually disappear down your…

“I loved taking pictures as a kid. After some time in fighting, I knew I couldn’t compete forever and needed something to fall back on. I knew I wanted to work in combat sports but my degree is in a different field. Thinking more like an artist — I do feel fighting is an art — I picked up my camera and started shooting.” — Mike Jackson speaking to BJ PENN’s own Justin Golightly.