Bill Luster is the director of photography for the Courier-Journal, where he has worked since 1969. He has twice shared Pulitzer Prizes, once in Feature Photography and once for Local Reporting with colleagues. In 1982, he was runner-up as Newspaper Photographer of the Year. He served as president of the National Press Photographers Association in 1993 and won that associationís prestigious Joseph Costa Award for Leadership in 2000.
Bill is a native of Glasgow, Ky. Mixed Media caught up with him there in January 2004 as he was preparing a hometown exhibition of his work.