Dallas-Fort Worth area photographer John Rowland is well known for his photojournalism including his documentation of Hurricane Katrina. His work has been published in USA Today, People, Sports Illustrated and many more. His vision however is not limited to floods and fires. He has extensive experience in commercial photography.
Rowland’s photography is not tied to any one subject, but his work instead favors strong graphic composition whether in color or black and white.
Rowland has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Photography from Sam Houston State University.
The Ogden Museum of Southern Art
Part of the exhibit "Telling Their Stories” photos from Hurricane Katrina.
Southern Newspaper Publishers Association
Honorable Mention Photo of the Year Spot News 2005
Photo of the Week Editor and Publisher 9/19/05
MSNBC Editors Choice The Year in Pictures 2004
Louisiana Press Association
Best of Show in Photography 2007
First Place Best Photo Feature 2006, 2005, 2002, 1999
First Place Best Feature Photo Color 2002
First Place Sports 2005, 2004
Second Place Feature 2003
Second Place Sports 2005
Third Place, Feature Photo Black and White 2002
Third Place, Spot News 2005, 2001
Third Place, Sports 2006, 2003
Third Place, Feature 2005, 2004
The Associated Press Managing Editors of Louisiana & Mississippi