Curtis Compton is a veteran photojournalist formerly with United Press International. For the last 18 years he has worked as a photo editor and staff photographer at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution covering news, breaking news, sports and features. Photos by Curtis Compton
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Pastor Lee Jenkins and Lisa Harding pose for a portrait at Eagles Nest Church in Roswell. Curtis Comptonfirstname.lastname@example.org AJC FILE PHOTO
Department of Natural Resources range safety officer Chip Madren, 20, works Tuesday at the Clybel Shooting Range at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center in Mansfield. Seven years ago Madren was given two years to live after being diagnosed with brain cancer. He began working with the DNR earlier this year to help make public hunting areas accessible...
Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner makes a point with Jose Alvarado.
Atlanta candidate for mayor Mary Norwood mingles with voters as she arrives to participate in a mayoral forum at the Loudermilk Conference Center on Sept. 19, in Atlanta. Curtis Comptonemail@example.com
January 10, 2017, Atlanta: Atlanta Chief of Police Erika Shields addresses the audience after taking her oath of office at the Commerce Club on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Atlanta. Curtis Comptonfirstname.lastname@example.org
Former Georgia Insurance Commissioner and Republican gubernatorial hopeful John Oxendine is fighting the latest ethics charges against him in federal court. Curtis Compton email@example.com
Atlanta candidate for mayor Ceasar Mitchell participates in a mayoral forum at the Loudermilk Conference Center on Tuesday in Atlanta. Curtis Comptonfirstname.lastname@example.org
The Georgia Dome comes crumbling down in a ball of dust Monday, November 20, 2017, in Atlanta. The new Mercedes-Benz Stadium next door was unharmed in the blast.
Georgia senior safety Dominick Sanders leads the team through the "G" banner to take on Kentucky Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Athens.
Georgia seniors Lorenzo Carter (from left), Nick Chubb, Sony Michel, and Davin Bellamy celebrate their final home victory 42-13 over Kentucky in a NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Athens, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS)