2021 Video Photojournalism Division Judge
A storyteller at heart, Ray Arzate is currently the Promotions Manager at KVVU FOX5 Las Vegas, prior to that he was a Chief Photographer. Ray has worked in the business for over 18 years all over the country. He started off in El Paso, TX as a studio camera operator and moved up to Photojournalist. He then worked in Nashville for 4 years before moving to Atlanta to work as a MMJ for CBS 46. He moved back to Nashville as a special projects photographer and started a production company doing music videos, commercial production. In 2015 Ray made the move for the west coast and the Las Vegas Market. He has won 26 Emmy Awards, 12 AP Broadcasters Awards, 3 Edward R. Murrow, 3 Promaxbda Awards, 4 NPPA Best of Photojournalism Contest Awards & 1 Silver Gavel Award Finalist.