Alex Slitz is the chief photojournalist at the Lexington Herald-Leader in Lexington, Ky.  Most recently he was awarded Midwest Regional Photographer of the Year by the National Press Photographers Association. Alex’s work has appeared in numerous international, national and regional publications including The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Guardian,,, and The Cleveland Plain Dealer. 

Alex is available for freelance assignments. Contact him at or 270-881-2152

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