Robert Franklin is an award-winning multimedia journalist in South Bend, Indiana. A native of North Carolina, he graduated with degrees in multimedia journalism and technical photography from Randolph Community College and Appalachian State University. Robert is the associate visuals editor at the South Bend Tribune where he has been covering news and sports since 2011. He also photographs college basketball for the Associated Press. His photos have been featured in Sports Illustrated, Time Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New York Times and many other national and international publications. Robert can be reached by email at

Robert Franklin is a licensed drone / UAS pilot available for commercial and freelance work around South Bend, Ind. 
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