Alaska based photojournalist Loren Holmes is a staff multimedia journalist at the Anchorage Daily News. Born and raised in the last frontier, he has worked as a photographer in Alaska since 2008. He has traveled throughout the state on assignment for magazines, newspapers and corporate clients, including The New York Times, Associated Press, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Newspapers, The Chronicle of Higher Education, US News & World Report, Sunset, Alaska Magazine, First Alaskans Magazine, UNESCO, and Google.

Loren studied philosophy before completing his MA in photography at Ohio University's School of Visual Communication. Before joining the Anchorage Daily News, Loren spent six months teaching photography and English in India. He currently serves on the board of Alaska Photographic Center, a statewide fine-art photo non-profit.