Below is a sample of my best photojournalism content including news, features, sports, portraits and landscape photography.
“I feel like I am a U.S. citizen. That’s why I came wrapped in an American flag. This is my flag. This is my country,” Emmanuel Lopez Rafael, 19, of Mesa said.
Phoenix Women’s March organizer Kristy King (right) leads protesters in a chant before marching through the streets of Phoenix, Ariz. on Saturday morning on Jan. 21, 2017. Photo by Tynin Fries
A student sits outside of the Arizona State university Sandra Day O’Connor Law School on Wednesday evening April 12, 2017.
9-year old Isaiah Brown, left, and Tanique Cooper, 36, spread shaving cream on each other as part of one activity in Schnepf Farm’s Messy Fest event on Sept. 17, 2016 in Queen Creek, Arizona. (Photo by Tynin Fries)
Protestrors yell “Undocumented. Unafraid.” as they march down Central Avenue following the repeal of DACA. (Photo by Tynin Fries/Cronkite News)
A hot air balloon flies during the Arizona Balloon Classic on March 4, 2017. Photo by Tynin Fries
A group of girls take photos along Roosevelt Street in Downtown Phoenix on Wednesday evening March 22, 2017. Photo by Tynin Fries
Air Force defenseman Johnny Hrabovsky (3) checks Arizona State defenseman Brinson Pasichnuk (39) at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona on Oct. 14, 2016. (Photo by Tynin Fries)
ADOT is working directly wtih Mexican trucking companies to get drivers certified. So far ADOT reports that almost 90 drivers have passed the class. (Photo by Tynin Fries/Cronkite News)
Maya Patrose, 22, poses for a portrait. Photo by Tynin Fries
“I think DACA is important and these people should be allowed to stay. They are modern citizens, they just aren’t citizens yet,” Sue Baird, 67, of Phoenix said. (Photo by Tynin Fries/Cronkite News)
Kennedy Scott, 21, poses for a portrait on Monday evening March 20, 2017. Photo by Tynin Fries
A Department of Transportation agent inspects a truck for brake and light safety at the Mariposa Port of Entry. (Photo by Tynin Fries/Cronkite News)
A child watches butterflies fly around her head as part of the Dia de los Muertos Festival at St. Mary’s Basilica in Phoenix, Arizona on Nov. 6, 2016. (Photo by Tynin Fries)
Sam Hughes of San Bernardino, Calif. sits in Civic Space Park Wednesday evening, Feb. 15, 2017. (Photo by Tynin Fries)
Homeless woman Rebecca Blake poses for a photo in Phoenix, Arizona during the annual Point-in-Time Count on Jan. 24, 2017. (Photo by Tynin Fries/Cronkite News)
The photo story below is called No Other Choice which you can see in full here. It features two black women who are single mothers fighting breast cancer.