Detroit, MI, United States
Mike is a photojournalist based in Detroit, Michigan. He grew up in the small city of Greenville, Michigan (pop. 8,400).
He attended Central Michigan University, where he held the position of photo editor for the university newspaper, Central Michigan Life . He also was editor-in-chief, photo editor and multimedia editor for Grand Central Magazine , the university's online feature magazine.
In July 2013, he was hired as the Statewide photographer at MLive.com There he covers statewide news, Detroit Lions, Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Pistons, as well as Michigan State football and basketball. He has held internships at the Jackson Citizen Patriot (Jackson, Mich.), The Grand Rapids Press (Grand Rapids, Mich.) and The Daily News (Greenville, Mich.).
His work has been published throughout the country, including The New York Times and Sports Illustrated.
Mike has was one of 22 college journalists worldwide to take part in the 2011 Poynter College Fellowship at the Poynter Media Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla. He also attended the 2011 Mountain Workshops and the 2013 The Image, Deconstructed Workshop.
Mike is available for both photo and multimedia freelance assignments throughout Michigan and the midwest.
- Breaking news
- Video capture
- Video editing