About

Alan Bennett is a multimedia journalist and freelance photographer and videographer based in Portland, Maine. Alan is a Staff Writer for the Journal Tribune in Biddeford, Maine, where his work focuses on print, digital and multimedia reporting.

Alan’s work in multimedia began in early 2014, with simple web design, audio and video projects for classes at the University of Maine. A former photographer for the University of Maine, Alan gained advanced multimedia training both at the university and the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism, where he completed a two-week summer intensive program in July 2015.

His photographic and literary work has been featured on the University of Maine website, Facebook and Twitter pages, and has been used in print media for the university and for the university newspaper, The Maine Campus. In addition, his photography has been used for state and national news reports, including the Portland Press Herald and Phys.org.

Alan’s freelance work includes personal headshots and portraits of musical groups, University of Maine events, and videos for human resources departments and law firms.

Alan can be contacted at alan.bennett@maine.edu or using the form below.