Lexington, KY, United States
Michael Reaves is a 21 year-old photojournalist currently at the University of Kentucky where he is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in both Business Management and Marketing. He serves as the photo editor at the university’s independent student newspaper, the Kentucky Kernel. In 2015, Michael was recognized by Kentucky News Photographers Association as the College Photographer of the Year and was a semifinalist in the 2015 William Randolph Hearst Photojournalism Award program and has been recognized by the Kentucky Press Association for excellence in photography. Michael had the opportunity in October 2015 to attend the Eddie Adams Workshop in Jeffersonville, KY as a member of the 28th class and was awarded the Getty Images Sport award. In addition to the Dallas Morning News, UK Athletics and Kentucky Kernel, his work has also been published by Getty Images, the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, and ESPN.com among many others. In the summer of 2015 interned as a staff photographer at the Dallas Morning News and this upcoming summer Michael will be interning as a staff photographer with the Denver Post.
Michael Reaves currently lives in Lexington, Ky., and is available for freelance assignments within but not limited too the Lexington-Louisville-Cincinnati region and beyond with the ability to transmit from location on tight deadlines. Michael can be contacted to discuss future projects at (502)724-9424 or email@example.com.
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