testimonials & press


July 19, 2019

With a background in journalism, it would seem only natural that Joshua is especially fond of the ever-changing pace of his co-op, where no two days are ever the same.
— CAMD News, profile on role as official photographer for the Massachusetts Governor's Office

July 8, 2019

Because of him, our digital magazine ... had a seamless visual fluency. His prior experience as a reporter in Kentucky evidenced itself in his incredibly considerate and ethical exchanges with all subjects he encountered — many of whom were economically vulnerable. It is his sharp attention to detail and composition, and his masterful use of Lightroom, that helped to frame each of our stories with quintessential moments.
— Daniel Hentz, collaborator on "Destras del Bloqueo"

Dec. 8, 2018

With several years of experience in newsrooms like the Herald-Dispatch in West Virginia and the Interior Journal in Kentucky, Josh easily meets deadlines and produces work of the highest quality.
— Aleszu Bajak, graduate programs manager at the Northeastern University School of Journalism

Aug. 18, 2017

I doubt when Joshua Qualls sat down to write his article about his KPA internship this summer that he’d given thought to what a widespread reach his words could have. ... But it’s gone far beyond the borders of Kentucky.
— David Thompson, executive director of the Kentucky Press Association