Michael Mulvey is a Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist, photographer, storyteller, and teacher.   Currently he is the head visionary at Michael Mulvey Studios where he continues to work for a variety of clients in media markets as well as high end portraiture and documentary style weddings. 

Work History

Work History
May 2009 - Present

Head visionary, photographer

Michael Mulvey Studios,

Combining expertise in photography and photojournalism for clients ranging from Sports Illustrated, The New York Times, USA Today, ESPN Magazine, as well as serving consumer clients with high end portraiture and documentary style wedding photography.  WPPI association and PPA member, mentor, speaker, and teacher.

Mar 1996 - Apr 2009

Senior Staff Photographer, Sports, Business, Feature photo editor

The Dallas Morning News

Awarded the Pulitzer Prize for news photography 2005 "Hurricane Katrina"

Main duties included making storytelling images on assignment in every condition imaginable. Following strict ethical guidelines. Mobile and deadline oriented.  Expert visual collaboration with award winning reporters, design professionals, and editors.  Expert at multiple platforms using both photography,  studio lighting, and video for both print and digital products at The Dallas Morning News.  

Aug 1995 - Mar 1996

Contract Photographer

Reuters International

North Texas, Dallas based photojournalist covering national related sports and news from the Southern states of the USA for both National and International members of Reuters.

Sep 1992 - Jan 1994

Staff Photographer

The Bryan-College Station Eagle

Staff photographer covering local news and sports.  Coverage centered on stories related to Texas A&M University and central Texas.

Sep 1991 - Sep 1992

Staff Photographer

The Augusta Chronicle, Augusta, GA

Staff photographer covering local news and sports. Coverage centered on local industry, sports, and the internationally known Masters Golf Tournament.

May 1991 - Sep 1991

Summer Staff Intern photographer

The Boston Globe

Earned the prestigious internship in National search for a summer intern while a student at Texas A&M University, College Station.  Duties included all Staff Photographer duties in a learning and mentoring environment. 


Sep 1987 - Jan 1993

B.S. Journalism and Sociology 

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

Worked on both the newspaper The Battalion, and yearbook staff. Earned the prestigious Boston Globe internship.  Awarded the Associated Press assignment at the prestigious Eddie Adams Workshop.  Attended the Missouri School of Journalism's Missouri Photo Workshop.