David Weatherwax’s Approach to Small-Town Photojournalism

August 2, 2013

By David Walker

© David Weatherwax/The Herald

The Forest Park High School varsity baseball team hopped and clicked their heels during a game. Click on the Photo Gallery link below to see more images.

The chief photographer of The Herald in Jasper, Indiana, recently won Small Market Photographer of the Year honors for the second year in a row at NPPA’s 2013 Best of Photojournalism competition. He discusses the paper’s approach to its weekly photo features, which have been a staple of The Herald for the past 35 years. PDN: What’s the appeal of a...

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