Impactful moments. captured.

Heavy storm runoff fills the Kaweah River at the Pumpkin Hollow Bridge and the Gateway Restaurant and Lodge on Highway 198 in Three Rivers.

Visual Engagement.

Stories that matter.

Craig Kohlruss is an award-winning photojournalist who has been working in the daily news business for the past 30 years, including as a Fresno Bee staff photographer since 1999. Over the years, Craig has captured many of Fresno's most iconic images by documenting its historic events, important moments and amazing people. As a freelance photographer Craig has been providing great work for dozens of clients around the area and beyond. To contact Craig, please fill out the form below.


Freelance photography in Central California

I am a trained photojournalist, experienced in documenting authentic visuals of real-life people in real-life situations as they happen. My work captures real people doing the real things, photographed professionally and artistically. I have covered news, sporting events and in-depth feature stories in Fresno and Central California for my entire professional career. I also am drone-licensed, trained in video shooting and production, and available at a moment's notice. If you have an event or news story in Central California that you need top-notch visuals, give me a call and let's get it done!


– Craig





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