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James D.

Louisville, KY, USA

$100 - $500 / Day


James M. Dobson is a multimedia journalist dedicated to telling the stories of breaking news through photographs and compelling video. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, James seeks to report on local and global events with clarity and fairness, respecting all sides of an issue. James has collaborated on projects with CNN, Discovery Channel, and Africa Geographic. His photographic work has been published in several large-market newspapers across America, including USA Today, Louisville's Courier-Journal, The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, and The Hutchinson News. James also won Best in Show in the 2017 Kansas Press Association Awards. Currently, James is a staff photographer for WAVE 3 News, a television station in Louisville.

Top Services

Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
Reporter / Journalist
Production Assistant


Top Projects



  • 2K video camera
  • 4K video camera
  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent


  • External recorder
  • Shotgun mic
  • Wireless lavalier mic


  • Shoulder rig
  • Lighting kit

All Services

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Gaffer
  • Grip
  • Production Assistant
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post Production

  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News


  • Fixer