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Photographer David Goldman

Spc. Paul Pickett, 22, of Minden, La., centers, covers Pfc. James Gordon, 20, of Texas, both of the U.S. Army’s Apache Company, 2nd Battalion 87th Infantry Regiment, part of the 3rd Combat Brigade 10th Mountain Division based out of Fort Drum, N.Y., from the rotar wash of a landing medivac helicopter after Gordon sustained leg injuries when the armored vehicle he and six others were riding in hit an improvised explosive device in the Tangi Valley of Afghanistan’s Wardak Province, Aug. 19, 2009. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

World Press winning photojournalist David Goldman

David Goldman was born in New York City and received his BA in Journalism, with a minor in Spanish, at the University of Rhode Island. In 2010, Goldman joined the Associated Press as a staff photographer based in Atlanta, Ga.

He has covered stories ranging from Afghanistan, Gaza and the West Bank, to U.S. presidential campaigns and the London Olympics. He was part of the AP’s Pulitzer Prize-nominated finalist team entry in 2010 for Breaking News Photography for coverage of the war in Afghanistan.

Goldman’s work has earned him Photographer of the Year from the New York Press Photographer’s Association in 2010 and 2013 and a World Press award in 2012 for his photo of a Canadian soldier in Afghanistan. (AP)

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