David Manning
Cindy Philemon, center, prays during an NAACP town hall meeting about the shooting death of Trayvon Martin as pictured at Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church in Sanford, Florida on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Martin, 17, was shot to death after being confronted by Sanford neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, 28, on February 26, 2012.   REUTERS/David Manning (UNITED STATES)
Cindy Philemon, center, prays during an NAACP town hall meeting about the shooting death of Trayvon Martin as pictured at Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church in Sanford, Florida on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Martin, 17, was shot to death after being confronted by Sanford neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, 28, on February 26, 2012. REUTERS/David Manning (UNITED STATES)

David Manning

About David

David's career started outside Washington, D.C., before interning with The York Dispatch. Then David moved to Orlando, Fla., and interned with freelancer Gary Bogdon before starting with the staff of The Daily Commercial in Leesburg, Fla. David joined the Athens Banner-Herald in Athens, Ga., in May 2007 and then decided to set out on his own in November 2011. He currently resides in Orlando, Fla.

David was honored by the National Press Photographer's Association's Best of Photojournalism as 2010's Runner-Up Photojournalist of the Year (Under 100,000 Circulation) and was named the Georgia Press Association's Photographer of the Year.

David's work was featured in the deluxe edition release of Dropkick Murphy's The Meanest of Times.

David recieved a bachelor's degree in Communication with a concentration in journalism in 2003 from George Mason University in Fairfax, Va.

david@davidmanningphoto.com