John Paul Van Wert
John Paul Van Wert is a University of Georgia alumnus with a bachelors degree in advertising from the Grady College of Journalism and a studio art minor from the Lamar Dodd School of Art. Formerly a full-time photographer for UGA sports communications, he has a passion for watching, documenting, and participating in sports. He is motivated and curious to pursue any challenge he is confronted with. His career goals include, but are not limited to, being a director of photography, television producer, master photographer, and creative director. Although his discipline requires hours spent at a desk, he always prefers to be outside - striving to create art, collaborate, and practice his passion. Home is currently Atlanta, Georgia where he is a freelance photographer and photography assistant.