Photojournalism

Below find AMP members who include photojournalism (photography for news stories) in their primary areas of expertise:

SOLOMON CRENSHAW, JR.
Available for more freelance work.
After nearly four decades of working for The Birmingham News, Solomon Crenshaw is in his second year as an independent contractor. During his two-year run with Alabama Media Group, he became comfortable navigating a content management system (CMS), creating and editing videos and photos and engaging readers via social media.

  • Three primary areas of expertise: Writing Feature Articles, Videography, Photojournalism
  • Based in the Hoover area. 
  • AMP member since 2015.
  • Contact through Email or his LinkedIn Profile or phone 205-540-2461.


SOLOMON'S AWARD

2013: Alabama Sports Hall of Fame-Best Wrestling and Boxing Feature


RACHEL CRISSON
Available for more freelance work.
Rachel Crisson has been the lead writer and photographer for the Pelham and Helena City News for more than two years. Photography, event coverage, individual profiles, business profiles and advertorial writing are her forte. She also writes comic and pop culture news, reviews and editorials for online media. Rachel has strong Photoshop and InDesign skills. 

  • Three primary areas of expertise: Photojournalism, Writing Community News Articles, Writing Special Events Articles
  • Based in the Pelham area. 
  • AMP member since 2015.
  • Contact through Email or her LinkedIn Profile or phone 205-566-8019.

JOSEPH DESCIOSE  
Available for more freelance work.
Joseph DeSciose has been a professional photographer for more than 20 years. His expertise includes photography in horticultural, travel, features, and commercial imagery. He was a senior photographer at Southern Living magazine for more than five years and was the principal photographer for three books. Joe frequently photographs for local publications and companies.

  • Three primary areas of expertise: Photojournalism, Commercial Photography, Portrait Photography
  • Based in the Birmingham area. 
  • AMP member since 2015.
  • Contact through Email or his Website or phone 205-226-7232.

KAREN DOWNS 
Available for more freelance work.
Karen Downs has been a professional photographer, photo editor and researcher for more than 20 years. She was photography coordinator at Southern Accents, Coastal Living and Entree Magazines for 13 years. She's comfortable establishing working relationship with agents, public relations professionals and news agencies. She has extensive photographer contacts worldwide and expert Photoshop skills.

  • Three primary areas of expertise: Photojournalism, Portraiture, Commercial Photography
  • Based in the Birmingham area. 
  • AMP member since 2016.
  • Contact through Email or her LinkedIn Profile or phone 205-837-1260.

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