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Mike Christy

Staff Photographer | Arizona Daily Star
September 2012 – Present

• Daily news, features and sports photography for Tucson's only daily, reaching more than 82,000 print subscribers.

Photography Intern | Colorado Springs Gazette
August 2011 – December 2011

• Documentary photography of breaking and metro news for Colorado Springs’ only daily for an 81,300-reader circulation.
• Provided coverage of high school, prep, and professional sporting events.

Staff Photographer & Picture Editor | Arizona Daily Wildcat
August 2008 – May 2011

• Captured images from high-profile campus news and sporting events, as well as from the neighboring community.
• Served as beat sports photographer for all Arizona athletics including the football, men’s basketball, baseball, softball, and club hockey teams.

Photography Apprentice | Arizona Daily Star
January 2010 – May 2010

• Photographed metro and breaking news along with local sporting events for Tucson’s 238,000-member readership.
• Continued to contribute content as a freelance photographer for high school sporting events and metro news assignments.

Store Photographer | University of Arizona Bookstores
December 2008 – January 2010

• Responsible for photographic documentation and representation of every fact of the bookstore and its seven satellite locations for marketing campaigns.
• Worked collaboratively with marketers and graphic designers in photographing author speaking events, community events, and portrait sessions with live models.

Teaching Assistant | University of Arizona School of Journalism
August 2010 – May 2011

• Instructed and oversaw lab sessions for the Beginning Photojournalism class.
• Worked with roughly 100 students in teaching photography and multimedia storytelling techniques as well as composition and picture editing.

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  • Tucson, Arizona, USA