10 Awful Golf Stock Photos

By SwingxSwing
Sunday February 11th, 2018 12:00 pm EST



Stock photography is a crucial part of visualizing an event or illustrating a story. However, not all stock images are created equal, especially when it comes to generic golf images. While they do enough to convey a message to make a point, they usually won’t be winning any kind of awards.

From selfies to family portraits, here are 10 of the worst stock photos we found.

Backward Bags

pic via shutterstock.com


There is no better way to start a stock photo list than with two grown men carrying a golf bag the wrong way. Not only does it scream amateur, it captures the true essence of somebody who could not care less about what photo they use. The amount of clubs they are carrying is also a bit suspect. Standard bags usually have 14 since that’s the rule. Unless the gentleman in the awful blue vest is good enough to go full Tin Cup and only play with a 7-iron, he may want to rethink his set.


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