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Profession: Professor/Photojournalist
Location: Lincoln , United States
Home base: Lincoln, Nebraska
URL: http://www.unl.edu/journalism/cojmc/about/bios/...
URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UN4-fWfTyTE
Email: •••••••• (private)
Organization: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Journalism and Mass Communications
Skype: Profthor profthor
Mobile phone: 651-491-9344
Work phone 402-472-8279
Blood type: A Negative
Last login: 3 months ago
Member since: 29 Jan 2008 18:01


Bruce Thorson spent 25 years in newspaper photojournalism as a photographer, photo editor, mostly in Oregon, and director of photography at the St. Paul (Minn) Pioneer Press.

An award-winning photographer, Thorson has received recognition from the Associated Press, The Best of the West competition and the National Press Photographers Association. His photographs have also appeared in Sports Illustrated, People Magazine, USA Today, Oregon Business, Nebraska Life and various other publications.

Thorson teaches photojournalism – basic digital photojournalism, advanced digital photojournalism and in-depth photojournalism projects, taking students on domestic and international documentary projects. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Oregon and a master’s degree in visual communications from Ohio University.


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I’m leaving for Haiti Wednesday, March 13, 2013. I’ll be working on a project about farming. I’d like to talk with any photojournalists or journalists there now or any who have worked there before…thanks, Bruce Thorson…

06 Mar 2013 17:03 | 2 replies


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