In 1983, Carl
Hansson and Dan Burgner founded The
Sports Section, Inc., an on-site
youth and sports photography
company. The company opened its
first franchise in 1984 and is currently
franchised across 45 states as well as
Canada, Australia and New
over 225 franchise units in the network
family, TSS Photography photographs
over 1.5 million children every year.
In 2000, The
Sports Section, Inc. expanded into the
special event/action photography market
and, in 2003, added a new school division
called TSS Photography. Currently,
TSS Photography is the "Picture Day"
photographer for schools throughout the
United States, New Zealand and
In 2005, the
company changed its name from The Sports
Section to TSS Photography.
Photography brand now encompasses both
sports and school photography, as well
as photography for corporations, church
groups and other community
increased its scope through alliances with national
organizations and athletic leagues, among them the YMCA,
National Recreation and Park Associations, Police
Athletic League, USA Football, Miracle League and Babe Ruth Leagues, Inc. We
have also been actively involved with various charities,
including the Make-A-Wish Foundation®.
The TSS Photography Production