Silas Walker is a freelance photojournalist based in southern Kentucky, where he attends Western Kentucky University and will graduate in 2020 with a bachelors degree in photojournalism.

He has done work in and around Kentucky for outlets such as Getty Images and the L.A. Times. Silas has done internships with the Lexington Herald-Leader and a 6-month internship with Deseret News.

His work has been recognized by the Hearst Journalism Awards, the National News Photographers Association, and he was named the 2019 Student Photographer of the Year by the Kentucky News Photographers Association.

Silas is available for assignments in and around Kentucky.



photo by Chris Kohley