Pete Kiehart

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Pete Kiehart is an American visual journalist and artist who splits his time between Paris, France; Kyiv, Ukraine and the United States. Previously, he worked for The San Francisco Chronicle, where he was a visuals editor and photographer coordinating coverage or covering events such as the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214, The Oikos School shooting, the Napa Earthquake, Occupy San Francisco/Oakland, and The World Series. In addition to working regularly as a photojournalist and portrait photographer, Pete also has experience with videography and video production, writing and designing. Before moving abroad, he worked at Reportage by Getty Images, CNN and as the Director of Photography of ONCE Magazine. Pete holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Policy Studies from Duke University and has completed Hostile Environment and First Aid Training as a beneficiary of the Rory Peck Trust. Before transferring to Duke, he spent two years studying at Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication. When not working with photography and photographers, Pete enjoys riding bicycles, traveling, and exploring alternative ways to tell stories.

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English, French
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Primary Skill/s: 
Photojournalism
Secondary Skill/s: 
Videojournalism
Writing
Gender: 
Male