Rich Saal is a photography editor for the State Journal-Register in Springfield, Ill. Before becoming a photography editor, Saal was a staff photographer for the publication. He also worked for the Pantagraph in Bloomington, Ill. He received the Regional Photographer of the Year Award in 1990 from the National Press Photographers Association.
Saal holds bachelor’s degrees in cinema and photography from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.
Richard Saal, photography editor