A committed and passionate visual journalist, Christopher T. Assaf is well versed in many styles of photography as well as video work. An astute user of light and believer in the moment, Assaf has stunning technical knowledge of the photographic and video processes while also allowing his personal style to shine through to the viewer. He is available for all types of assignments, editing and commissions.
His still, video and editing work has been recognized nationally, including the Pulitzer Prizes as part of The Baltimore Sun team selected as a Pulitzer Finalist in Breaking New. He has also been recognized by the White House News Photographers Association, the Dart Center for Trauma, the Online News Awards, Paul Tobenkin Memorial Award Columbia University, Society for News Design, National Headliner Awards, Association of Healthcare Journalists, James Aronson Awards for Social Justice Journalism, the NPPA, Pictures of the Year International, and Associated Press.
Signed prints of his photojournalism and fine art photographs are available for sale. Please contact Christopher by email or phone.
Raised in Shawnee, Kan., outside the sprawling 'tropolis of Kansas City, I attended Kansas State University and graduated with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. Throughout my career I worked in newspapers and magazines throughout the country. The last six years have been spent in Maryland.
Corporate, Documentary, Fashion, Sports, Weddings, Portrait, Disaster Coverage, Video Production, Video Editing, Photo Editing, Multimedia Production, Still Photography