About San Francisco Photojournalist Douglas Zimmerman

San Francisco Photojournalist Douglas Zimmerman  specializes in working for editoral assignments and corporate photography assignments.

His interest in photography began as a high school student, when he started shooting for the school newspaper. Douglas also enjoyed reporting, but soon found that his focus was photojournalism, feeling that it was the best way for him to explore the world around him, meeting new people and exploring different cultures and traditions.

Upon graduating from San Francisco State University with a BA in Journalism (emphasis on photojournalism) Douglas spent time as a photo editor for New York Times Digital, Fortune.com and SF Gate before deciding to dedicate himself to being a photographer. Since his return, Douglas has held positions at the San Francisco Business Times, as well as the Los Angeles Times Community Newspapers in Orange County. He has been a freelance photographer since April 2006.

Doug's work has been featured in numerous publications including:

- ESPN the Magazine
- San Francisco Chronicle
- New York Post
- New York Times Digital
- Los Angeles Times Community Newspapers
- Smart Business
- Men's Health magazine
- Marin Independent-Journal
- San Francisco Business Times
- San Francisco Examiner
- Corbis Images
- SF Gate
- International Sports Images
- Soccer America
- ussoccer.com
- San Mateo Times
- J Weekly
- ASPCA Magazine

San Francisco Photojournalist Douglas Zimmerman is also a member of the National Press Photographers Association and the San Francisco Bay Area Press Photographers Association.

Besides photography, his biggest passion is travel, having spent a considerable amount of time traveling around Africa, Europe and Asia.