Tuesday, June 12, 2007

The Portfolio of Justin Franz

Author. Photographer. Journalist.
Justin Franz
(207) 446-4453
Cony High School, Augusta, Maine. Graduated May 2007
Currently Enrolled at the University of Montana - Missoula. School of Journalism.
Expected Graduation of Spring 2011.
Internship, Capital Weekly, Augusta, Maine.
January - May 2007
Freelanced Contributor, Capital Weekly, Augusta, Maine
January 2007 - Present
Contributing Editor, Railway Preservation News, http://www.rypn.org/
2005 - 2007
Montana Rail Link News Editor, Railroads Illustrated, Kansas City, Missouri
2007 - Present
Photography Featured In
Railpace News Magazine, Railroad Explorer Magazine, Trains Magazine, Capital Weekly, Railroads Illustrated Magazine, Passenger Train Journal, Railway Preservation News, Alcos Northeast, Rails Across New England - Volume 1, Railroads of the Pine Tree State - Volume 2, The Bangor and Aroostook In Color, The Bangor and Aroostook - The Maine Railroad
Major Articles
"Maine's two-foot empire gains new life" Trains Magazine, August 2004
"A World Away From Mongolia" Railway Preservation News, October 2006
"Backroads, Branchlines and Geeps" Railroad Explorer, Winter 2006
"Fifty Cents Well Spent" Railroad Exploer, Spring/Summer 2006
"Last Call Under October Skies" Railroad Explorer, Fall 2006
"White Powder, Black Dimonds" Railroad Explorer, Winter 2009
"Long Live the PCC's" Passenger Train Journal, Summer 2009
"A Practice of Tradition" Capital Weekly, August 2008
Awards and Accomplishments
Student Photo Contest Winner, Trains Magazine, 2001
Kennebec County Medical Society, Eleventh Annual Essay Contest, May 2006
First Friday Photography Show with Dylan Peck, March 2009, Missoula, Montana