Jim Bourg is the Editor In Charge for Reuters News Pictures in Washington as well as a Reuters staff photographer.
Jim has been a Reuters photographer and editor in Washington since 2004. Prior to that he was Reuters contract photographer based in Boston, covering the 6 states of New England and traveling across the country and around the world covering stories for Reuters for 16 years.
Before Reuters he worked regularly on assignment for the New York Times as well as Time, Newsweek and People Magazines plus many other magazines around the world as a member of the Gamma Liaison photo agency. He started his career as a wire service photographer with UPI while going to college in Boston.