Branden Camp: SPJ Georgia spotlight

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Branden Camp, freelance photojournalist for Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Associated Press, Getty Images and staff photographer at Georgia Tech Research Institute – LinkedIn photo

ATLANTA, GEORGIA — Branden Camp would not say that he has a news specialty. He considers himself a multimedia journalist and worked for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution as a freelancer, recording audio, shooting video and taking photos, still photos and doing breaking news interviews.

“Most of the time I shoot features stories for the Associated Press,” Camp said recently.

But he’s also worked for The AJC, where his work split down the middle with half general assignments stories and the other half feature assignments.

Camp said he found his passion for journalism quite by accident, while enrolled at Chattahoochee Tech.

“I was taking a class break, when I saw some smoke rising through the woods nearby,” Camp said. “I had my camera on me and I went out there, and discovered a big field was ablaze and there was a firefighter trying to put the fire out.”  … Read his complete story by linking HERE.