Picture Editor

Lloyd Young

Young is a picture editor for the Metro section, produces Globe staff video, and is one of the editors for The Big Picture blog. He previously worked for newspapers in Ohio, Illinois, and Florida, and has won awards from the National Press Photographers Association and Pictures of the Year International. He earned his master’s degree from Ohio University.

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Globe photos of the month, August 2015

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Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month including sand art in East Boston, kayaking in Vermont, debating the Lawrence Trust Act, and Willie Nelson performing in Boston.

10 years after Hurricane Katrina

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President Obama visited New Orleans today to mark progress the city has made before the upcoming anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which ravaged the Gulf Coast 10 years ago. The category 3 storm packed 125-mile-per-hour winds, killed some 2,000 people, caused massive flooding, and was the costliest natural disaster to hit the United States. (Big Picture 2010 post )

Track and Field World Championships 2015

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Elite athletes are competing at the IAAF World Athletics Championships being held in Beijing this week. Nearly 2,000 competitors from 207 countries are participating in the International Association of Athletics event -- primarily at the same stadium which hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Ferguson one year later

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Demonstrators have returned to Ferguson, Mo., over the past few days to mark the first anniversary of the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown. Close to 100 people have been arrested since the protests started on Sunday in the St. Louis area. Included in this post are a selection of images by Reuters photographer Adrees Latif, who returned to Ferguson to gather the thoughts of people since the shooting last year.