Luke Hales

Luke is the summer 2023 photography intern for the National Football League in Los Angeles. He is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in communication & media at the University of Michigan, where he works as the first and only student photographer for Michigan Photography. He will graduate in May of 2024.

Previously, he was also a remote picture desk editor for USA Today Sports Images. He plans on using the DPPF grant to buy a Nikon Z9. Luke is also the recipient of a DPPF mentorship with Marcio Sanchez.


Select any image to start slideshow of this photographer’s grant-winning portfolio.