Staff Photographer, Orlando Sentinel
Willie J. Allen Jr. is an internationally award-winning photojournalist, videographer, former staff photographer at the Tampa Bay Times and now staff photographer at the Orlando Sentinel. His desire to make a difference is revealed by the selection of stories he tells with his cameras. Allen creates a more inclusive story by amplifying diverse voices and capturing humanity with respect, sensitivity, and honesty. Willie attended The Kalish in 2013 and has documented the workshop with Chris Zuppa since 2014.