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Doug Strickland

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Staff Photographer — Chattanooga Times Free Press

Visual journalist @TimesFreePress | Nonfiction photographer |

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I'm a photojournalist based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and a staff photographer at the daily Chattanooga Times Free Press newspaper, where I was twice a part of a Pulitzer Prize finalist reporting team, once in 2014 for the story Speak No Evil and again in 2017 for The Poverty Puzzle.

A visual st...


What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern photographer at the Advocate-Messenger in Danville, Kentucky.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


Why did you become a journalist?

To tell important stories about the people in my community.