John Hart

Staff Photographer

Oconomowoc , Wisconsin , United States

Professional

As a staff photographer with the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison, Wisconsin, I'm interested in capturing honest, telling and engaging pictures of our world. My editorial work has appeared via the Associated Press in a wide variety of print and online media outlets.

Selected recent honors include:

Wisconsin News Photographers Association - 2012 Pictures of the Year Competition:

First Award - Portfolio

Photographer of the Year - Runner-up

2012 Clip Contest Photographer of the Year - Wisconsin News Photographers Association

2012 Pulitzer Prize Finalist Team Member- Award presented to the Wisconsin State Journal for Breaking News Coverage

2011 Photographer of the Year - Wisconsin News Photographers Association

2011 Clip Contest Photographer of the Year - Wisconsin News Photographers Association

Wisconsin News Photographers Association - 2011 Pictures of the Year Competition:

Best of Show - News Picture Story

First Awards - Portfolio, News Picture Story, Feature Picture Story and General News categories

Wisconsin Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest:

First Place Awards for Photo Essay 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006 and All-Around Newspaper Photography 2010, 2009, 2007

National Geographic - Visions of Paradise International Photography Contest - Overall Winner 2009

Center for Fine Art Photography - Artist Showcase Award 2008

Production Skills & Specialities

Aerial, Corporate, Documentary, Fashion, Nature, Sports, Portrait, Disaster Coverage, Video Production, Video Editing, Backpack Journalism, Photo Editing, Spot News, Multimedia Production, Still Photography

Contact Information

Phone: (414) 651-8195

Social Media

John Hart's Showcase