Richard Sennott - Photo Editor

Richard Sennott was a staff photographer at the Minneapolis Star Tribune from1986 to 2014. His assignments have taken him into conflicts in Bosnia, El Salvador, Iraq, Afghanistan and the West Bank, and to disaster coverage of floods, tornados, forest fires and earthquakes. Sennott’s artful independent documentary work has earned him two McKnight Photography Fellowships a National Endowment for the Arts grant and the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism gold medal for photography and writing for a story about Italy’s convents . His work has been published in Life, Newsweek, Time Magazine, the New York Times and the National Geographic Traveler.