Brian Cassella has been a staff photographer in the Tampa office of the St. Petersburg Times since 2006. A native of Baltimore, Maryland, he is a 2005 UNC graduate where he began his career as Photo Editor of The Daily Tar Heel. He previously interned at The Seattle Times, the Hartford Courant, the St. Petersburg Times, and the Cape Argus in Cape Town, South Africa. Currently, his coverage focuses on high school, college, and professional sports in the football-crazed state of Florida. His work has been honored by the Best of Photojournalism, the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, SND, the Southern Short Course, the NCPPA, Hearst and CPOY. In 2007, he was selected to the Emerging Artists Showcase at the Festival of the Photograph.
- When: 7:30 Tuesday November 27, 2007 (portfolio review 6:30-7:30)
- Where: Carroll Hall Room 33