DAVID WALLACE is a senior staff photographer, with the Arizona Republic newspaper in Phoenix, Ariz., where he covers assignments in both still and video formats ranging from breaking news to issue reporting to professional sports to wilderness adventure. David’s work has appeared in a number of leading U.S. newspapers, magazines and websites. He has won numerous awards in photojournalism from the National Press Photographers Association, National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Associated Press Managing Editors, and the Sigma Delta Chi Awards. Prior to the Arizona Republic, David was a staff photographer at the Gazette, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and interned at newspapers in Florida, Michigan and New York. He received a BFA from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York. An avid outdoorsmen, David’s interests include hiking canyoneering and running. He thu-hiked the entirety of the 2,650- mile long Pacific Crest Trail from Mexico to Canada in 2001. David lives in Phoenix with his wife, Laura Segall, also a professional photographer and their three children. David is available for freelance assignments and can be contacted at (602) 653-6228, dsw2925@yahoo.com and @davidwallce on Twitter.