Focus on Abigail Dean

Focus on Abigail Dean

DPPF Grant Winner Abigail Dean graduated from Ohio University in 2021 with a photojournalism major and sports administration minor and joined the Indianapolis Colts in 2021 as the photographic services intern. More about Abigail Abigail used her DPPF grant money...
Focus on Mike Dawson

Focus on Mike Dawson

DPPF Grant Winner Mike Dawson is a freelance photographer based out of Lake Tahoe. Following his passions for photography and board sports, he is now building a career in the snowboarding industry. More about Mike With his DPPF Grant Mike was able to upgrade the...
Focus on Lauren Bacho

Focus on Lauren Bacho

DPPF Grant Winner Lauren Bacho is a Cleveland-based sports photographer who majored who majored in photojournalism at Ohio University. They interned with the Indianapolis Colts and now work as a content creator for MLB. More about Lauren They won a $5,000 grant from...
Congratulations to the 2021 DPPF Grant Recipients!

Congratulations to the 2021 DPPF Grant Recipients!

Eight emerging photographers will each receive a $5,000 career grant from the DPPF this summer. They were chosen by a jury of professionals from the DPPF Advisory Board, and they represent the top 3% of a competitive field! Their bios and portfolio selects will be...
3 Grant Recipients Also Receive Mentorships

3 Grant Recipients Also Receive Mentorships

Three of our 2021 grant recipients will also receive year-long mentorships with members of the DPPF’s Advisory Board. Emerging photographers Katelyn Mulcahy, Jaden Powell, and Tyler Schank will be mentored by 2021-2022 mentors Deanne Fitzpatrick, Jed Jacobsohn,...
Yong Teck Lim, DPPF 2020 Grantee

Yong Teck Lim, DPPF 2020 Grantee

Yong is a photographer and editor born and raised in Singapore. His love for sport originated from his competitive basketball background. Having picked up photography only in college, Yong honed his eye through covering school sports. Majoring in communication at SUNY...