Field Shooting Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Derek Sanchez takes photos during Winter Quick Shot 2011 in February 2011 in Azusa, CA. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist David Rush
Chen captured the U.S. Navy’s twice-yearly Combat Camera field training. In this photo, combat camera photographers watch another unit maneuver during a reconnaissance exercise. Laurence Chen
A unit practices with M4 rifles on the firing range. Laurence Chen
A photographer documents simulated munitions found during a night training exercise. Laurence Chen
Navy Combat Camera’s standard-issue Nikon D700 and Nightstalker II night vision system by Tactical Solutions LLC. Laurence Chen
Sergeants and petty officers aren’t the only ones who can get in your face. Laurence Chen
Military personel editing images
Military personel editing images captured with night vision gear. Laurence Chen
Combat Camera photographers
Combat Camera photographers from all branches of the U.S. military participate in Quick Shot field exercises designed to train them in small-unit combat operations. Laurence Chen
Combat photographer work on the ground, at sea, and as shown here, in the air. Laurence Chen