|Saed Hindash of Madisonville started at the Enquirer in March 1996.
Hindash, who grew up in Seattle, attended Everett Community College in Everett, Wash., and Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash., where he got a bachelor's degree in photojournalism in 1992.
Before the Enquirer, he worked at The North Hills News Record in Pittsburgh from 1992 to 1996.
Notable/favorite work: Traveled to Stamford, England, for a series on The Burghley House; illustrated the covers for the 1998 Football and Basketball Preview Sections, photographed the process of harvesting garlic on a small farm in Loveland; covered the Cincinnati Bearcats during rounds 1 and 2 of the 1998 NCAA Men's basketball championship.
"The staff at the Enquirer has influenced me the most since my career started. Creativity, dedication and professionalism drive this staff."
He also lists Chuck Kimmerle of The Grand Forks Herald as an influence.
His philosophy: "Never affect a situation. Stay unobtrusive and never mislead. Be willing to experiment."