TIM RASMUSSEN is the AME of photography and multimedia at The Denver Post, a 500,000 circ. newspaper in Denver where he leads a staff of 27. The Post photography staff has won numerous awards including the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting and the 2012 and 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography Awarded to Craig Walker. Pictures of the Year International awarded the staff with the McDougall Overall Excellence in Editing Award 2012, and Best Use of Photography from NPPA's Best of Photojournalism and 9 Regional Emmy's. Also, two international Photographers' of the Year, Craig Walker in 2010 and RJ Sangosti in 2012.
Before joining The Post, Tim was the Director of Photography of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale. Tim started is photo editing career as Visuals Editor at the Free Lance-Star in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where the paper was awarded Best Use of Pictures from POYi in 2002.
He worked his way through college at The Herald Journal in Logan, Utah and in 1988 he was accepted to the first Eddie Adams Workshop where he received one of ten awards given. In 1989 he moved to the east coast where he worked as a freelance photographer for ten years with the Hartford Courant and Sygma photo agency in New York City. His work has been published in American and international magazines and newspapers, including the cover of the New York Times Sunday Magazine.