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Bruce Henry Bisping, American photojournalist.


Bisping, Bruce Henry was born on April 27, 1953 in St. Louis. Son of Harry and Marian Bisping.


Bachelor of Journalism, University Missouri, Columbia, 1975.


Freelance Tribune, Columbia, Missouri, 1968—1971. Summer intern Cleveland Press, 1974, The Virginian/Pilot-Ledger Star, Norfolk, 1975. Staff photojournalist Minneapolis Tribune, 1975-1982, Minneapolis Star and Tribune, since 1982, multimedia producer, video producer, since 2010.

Freelance photographer Black Star Public Company, New York City, since 1975, Sporting News, St. Louis, Business Week, Time, United States News World Report, Newsweek, American Illustrated, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, other national and local publications. Past member faculty Missouri Photojournalism Workshop.


Member National Press Photographers Association (associate director Region 5 1981-1982, director Region 5 1983-1986, representative to executive committee 1984, National Newspaper Photographer of Year award 1976, Regional Newspaper Photographer of Year award 1977, citation for dedication to profession 1985), Twin Cities News Photographers Association (president 1979-1980), Professional Association Diving Instructors (open water instructor rating), Oldsmobile Club of America (board directors Minnesota Club, news editor), Minnesota Oldsmobile Club.


  • Other Interests

    Photography, reading, movies, walking, travel.


Married Joan M. Berg, September 29, 1984. Children: Erin Elizabeth Giovanna, Trevor Thomas.

Harry Bisping

Marian Bisping

Joan M. Berg

Erin Elizabeth Giovanna Bisping

Trevor Thomas Bisping