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André Brooks

André Brooks

André Brooks is a photographer with BFA in Photo and Digital Media at the University of Houston. He was part of the UH Photo Student Association Zine in 2013 and 2014, and has been featured in group exhibitions around the city of Houston. He is current member of The Overtime Page where he received the T.O.P photo of the year in 2014 and 2016 and T.O.P photographer of the year in 2016. In 2014, he also received the Society of Professional Journalist Region 8 Honorable Mention for Sports Photographer in a large university.

André plans to pursue a career as a freelance photographer. He hopes to one day become a sports photographer for Getty Sports and AP, so he can achieve his goal of having his own studio where he can shoot photography and make short films and start his own sports network.

The Houston Cougars make easy work out of the Tulane Green Wave at home, dropping them 63-45. 3 different players score in double digits for the Cougars, as they win 5 straight games and improve to 13-2. Photos by Andre Brooks

UH Volleyball gets swept for the second straight match, as they drop the home game to the UCF Knights. Brookah Palmer leaders all players with 18 total points. Photos by Andre Brooks

After dropping 3 straight matches, the UH Cougars get back to their winning ways as they defeat the UConn Huskies 3-1. Chenelle Walker leads the way for the Coogs with 16.5 total points, with Brookah Palmer right behind her with 15.5. Photos by Andre Brooks

Before being admitted to the Photography and Digital Media program at the University of Houston, Andre Brooks had to prove his worth. Thus, the “AnDrEs” project was born. To showcase his skills in photography, the 27-year-old student used a Canon Rebel XS, a Canon 7D, Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom to craft …

The Houston Dynamo close out their final game at BBVA, for the season, with a 1-1 tie against the Seattle Sounders. With the result, they are officially out of the playoff hunt. Ricardo Clark scored the lone goal for the Dynamo. Photos by Andre Brooks and Matt Flora     

The Memphis Tigers fight back from being 2 sets down to win the match 3-2, defeating the University of Houston Cougars. This was the Cougars’ 7th 5-set match of this season. Photos by Andre Brooks

Despite allowing 21 points in the first half, the University of Houston Cougars allow only one SMU touchdown to route the Mustangs 49-28. Greg Ward Jr and Kenneth Farrow rush for four and three touchdowns, respectively, to lead the team. Photos by Andre Brooks         

UH piles it on Texas State in the first half, outscoring them 42-7 through the first two quarters. Greg Ward Jr. tallies four passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns as the Cougars win 59-14 and improve to a perfect 3-0 on the season. Photos by Andre Brooks

University of Houston improves their record to 11-2 after a three-set sweep of the Southern Methodist Mustangs. Once again, Brookah Palmer leads the way with 18 kills, totaling 21.5 points. Photos by Andre Brooks

With their backs against the playoff elimination wall, the Houston Dynamo answer with a big 1-0 win against Sporting Kansas City, despite going down a man late in the game. Will Bruin provided the lone goal of the game in the 67th minute. Photos by Andre Brooks