AAPI Heritage Month: Michael Schennum

AAPI Heritage Month: Michael Schennum

By Yvonne Leow   05.29.2013

Michael Schennum is a staff photographer at The Arizona Republic. Before that he interned at the Appleton Post-Crescent and the Palo Alto Daily News. He has also taught photojournalism at ASU.Michael graduated from UC Santa Cruz


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AAPI Heritage Month: Ankur Dholakia

AAPI Heritage Month: Ankur Dholakia

By Yvonne Leow   05.24.2013

Ankur Dholakia is an award winning photojournalist and a Multimedia Producer at The Detroit News. He has covered a wide variety of assignments in and around the Motor City. He was born in England and


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AAPI Heritage Month: An Rong Xu

AAPI Heritage Month: An Rong Xu

By Yvonne Leow   05.22.2013

An Rong Xu is a Chinese-American photographer based in New York City. His work explores identity within the Chinese-American community, and the evolving social philosophy within, while photographing the transition from immigrant to American. Xu


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AAPI Heritage Month: Stephen Yang

AAPI Heritage Month: Stephen Yang

By Yvonne Leow   05.20.2013

Stephen Yang has three years of journalism photography under his belt working with Bloomberg News, Wall Street Journal and the New York Post. The world traveler always has a camera in hand. He says,


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AAPI Heritage Month: Vino Wong

AAPI Heritage Month: Vino Wong

By Yvonne Leow   05.17.2013

Vino Wong is a veteran award-winning photojournalist. He moved to Malaysia in November 2012, where he works as a corporate communications manager at Majupadu Development, a commercial and real estate development company. He is also


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AAPI Heritage Month: Julie Jacobson

AAPI Heritage Month: Julie Jacobson

By Yvonne Leow   05.15.2013

Julie Jacobson is an AP staff photographer based in Las Vegas who has covered major disasters and dramatic events in the United States and overseas. Her assignments have included floods in the Midwest, hurricanes in


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AAPI Heritage Month: Charles Dharapak

AAPI Heritage Month: Charles Dharapak

By Yvonne Leow   05.13.2013

Charles Dharapak was born in New York and studied print journalism and economics at New York University. He joined the Associated Press in 1995 as a staff photographer based in Southeast Asia. While in


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AAPI Heritage Month: James Tensuan

AAPI Heritage Month: James Tensuan

By Yvonne Leow   05.10.2013

James Tensuan is a Sophomore at San Jose State University studying journalism. His interest in photography began with a book by Dorothea Lange and a film camera. Since then, he has worked for the


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AAPI Heritage Month: Conner Jay

AAPI Heritage Month: Conner Jay

By Yvonne Leow   05.08.2013

Conner Jay believes in the power of images and their ability to inspire change. His pursuits through photojournalism have lead to a love for social documentation and narratives. Although born in California, Conner has


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AAPI Heritage Month: Maya Sugarman

AAPI Heritage Month: Maya Sugarman

By Yvonne Leow   05.06.2013

Maya Sugarman is a visual journalist for KPCC/Southern California Public Radio based in Pasadena, Calif. She worked previously at the Antelope Valley Press, and interned at the Los Angeles Daily News, Orange County Register,


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