Award-winning photojournalist Pete Marovich has been working as a professional photographer for 25 years, since starting as a staff photographer at a daily newspaper in Indiana and as a stringer for the Associated Press.
From 1986 until 1999, Pete worked as a contract photographer for major golf publications while covering the professional golf tours. He has been published in most every major golf publication worldwide.
While at the Daily News-Record, he was named the 2008 NPPA Region 3 Photographer of the year and runner-up in 2006 and 2009. Region 3 is made up of Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.
Images from his coverage of the 2009 Presidential Inauguration were included in the Official Inaugural Book. They are also included in the permanent collection of the Smithsonian Museum of American History.
In January of 2010, Pete resigned his position as director of photography at the Daily News-Record to pursue personal projects while working as a contract photographer for ZUMA Press.
He is co-creator of American-Journal Magazine and serves as photo editor of the online publication.
He is currently the Washington D.C. Bureau Chief for ZUMA Press, covering the White House and Capitol Hill. His photography has appeared in Time Magazine, Newsweek, The Financial Times, Christian Science Monitor, Esquire, The Wall Street Journal, Mother Jones, Sports Illustrated, Woman’s World, The Huffington Post, Politico, Essence, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Daily Beast, Esquire, Golf Magazine, Golf Digest, GolfWeek, Golf Tips and many international golf publications.
Pete lives in the Washington, D.C., metro area with his wife, Jenny, and their two cats.