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Take a Long Look at This Picture...It's One of the Last Ones the Photographer Took Before He Collapsed on the Field and Died

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"He was so driven to tell stories through pictures that he'd do most anything it took to be in the right spot to get the best phot..."

FILE - This Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, file photo, photographed by Associated Press photographer Dave Martin, shows Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin as he is dunked in the closing seconds of a 52-48 win over Duke in the the Chick-fil-A Bowl NCAA college football game Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in Atlanta. Martin, a longtime Associated Press photographer based in Montgomery, Ala., died after collapsing on the Georgia Dome field at the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. Martin was 59. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File) AP Photo/Dave Martin, File

When the Texas A&M Aggies pulled off an improbable comeback against Duke during Tuesday night's Chick-fil-A Bowl at the Georgia Dome, Associated Press photographer Dave Martin stormed the field as quickly as possible to get pictures of the celebration. Little did he know that one of his best shots would end up being one of his last.

After snapping pictures of the A&M chaos, Martin -- 59 -- collapsed and died on the field from an apparent massive heart attack.

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