Seth Herald (b.1991) is an American Documentary photographer raised in Southern Indiana and now resides in Northwest Ohio.

In 2015, He placed first and second in the Indiana Associated Press Awards for his collaborative work with WFYI for Best continuous coverage of a single event, and Best news series.

His focus is on people who live on the edge of society those who have been labeled “outcast” currently he is working on a long term project looking at the Opioid epidemic in Northwest Ohio and Southern Indiana and what consequences this epidemic is having on the region and its peoples.

Aside from his focus being on long term work he also covers National News Events across the United States.







ZUMA Press

The New York Times

The Wall Street Journal

Kaiser Health News


The Atlantic




Awards :

Indiana AP Awards.

First Place.
Best Continuous Coverage of a Single Event: For WFYI  "Indiana's HIV Outbreak Highlights Indiana's Rural Opioid Addiction Epidemic"

Second Place.
Best News Series: For WFYI "Getting Right: HIV Outbreak Spurs Change in Austin, Indiana."