Al is a photographer for Los Angeles Times and a videographer for the paper’s website. He joined the paper in 1984 from the Chicago Sun-Times. His photos have won numerous awards from national and international photographers associations, and his work contributed to three Pulitzer Prizes for Spot News Reporting awarded to the Times’ staff: the Los Angeles riots (1993), the Northridge earthquake (1995) and Southern California wildfires (2004). In addition, he has photographed Cirque du Soleil since 1986.
Sidwell Friends School via Skype: March 22, 2013