Freelance photojournalist. Amateur sports graphic designer. @BallState grad. Hoosier native. Instagram: dylanbuell

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My name is Dylan Buell and I’m a photographer for the Frankfort, Kentucky newspaper, the State Journal. I’ve been taking pictures since I took over my dad’s Nikon D70 when I was in high school. My curiosity with photography quickly turned into a passion and then into a career. I specialize in spo...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Well I worked as a staff photographer in college, and my first job after graduating was as a photography at the Frankfort State Journal.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. It was my grandfather's and it was fun to use.

How is social media changing news?

Well it's becoming much more instant, that's obvious. It allows people to have a better understanding on what's going on, when it's going on.

Kentucky News Photographer Association

2014 - Sports Story
First Place - Coverage of the Western Hills High School football team.

Kentucky News Photographer Associtation

2014 - Week of Work
Second Place