Mike Roy

Independent visual journalist, Mike Roy Media

New York , United States


Independent visual journalist

Staff positions held at The Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), The Journal News (White Plains, NY) and The Monitor (McAllen, TX).

The Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY).

Masters degree in photojournalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Bachelors degree in communication from University of Miami (FL).

New York Emmy Awards
(2013) Outstanding Education/Schools: Program/Special - "Saving Shabazz" (NJ.com)
(2011) Outstanding Interactivity - "9/11: A Decade Later" (Newsday)
New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

First Place - 2009 - Team Multimedia Project - "Faces of the Recession" (The Journal News)
New York State Associated Press

Digital Edge Award Finalist - 2007 - Most Innovative Multimedia Storytelling
"Imitation Sgt. Major" (The Monitor)

Award of Excellence, Sports Feature - 2007 - POYi

Photographer of the Year - 2006 - Houston Press Club

First Place, Sports Feature - 2005 - Best of Photojournalism

Production Skills & Specialities

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

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