Jeffrey Bruno is an award winning photographer, writer and creative director who focuses on issues and stories relating to the Catholic Church in the spirit of ‘Evangelization through Imagery’. His vocation is to present the beauty and mission of the Church to inspire, educate and inform.

He lives with his wife of 31 years, their 2 crazy kids, grandson & grandaughter, too many cats and a large dog in dilapidated civil war era house by the shore. If you have any questions about hiring or firing him, he can be reached at jeff@jeffreybruno.com or (347)982-6106

Recent Awards

1st Place Best Photo Story – News 2021 | CPA N821 | The Tablet

1st Place Best Photo Story 2021 | Pool Coverage | CPA M821 |Columbia Magazine

1st Place Photo of the Year 2020 | Religious and Vocations | CPA | Aleteia

2nd Place winner – General News Photo 2022 | CPA M842 | Columbia Magazine 

2nd Place winner for team coverage of the Canonization of St. Mother Teresa with CNS | CPA

3rd Place Best Photograph 2021 | Sacramental | CPA M847 | Columbia Magazine

3rd Place Best Coverage of Pro-Life Issues 2021 | Team Coverage | CPA N527 | Aleteia

Honorable Mention Best Photograph 2022 | CPA N853 | Aleteia

Honorable Mention Best Photo Story 2022 – General News | CPAM 821 | Columbia Magazine

Honorable Mention Best Story and Photo Package 2021 |CPA 831 | The Trenton Monitor


– Lead photographer in Kolkata, India for Catholic News Service the CPA Award winning coverage by CNS of the Canonization of Mother Teresa of Calcutta.
– Lead photographer for the Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis to the United States
– Lead photographer for the documentary – ‘Native American Catholicism’ Navajo and Zuni Tribes
– Lead photographer for CNA covering the Papal Conclave
– Lead photographer for the funeral of Mother Angelica of EWTN (For the AP, CNA, CNS)
– Lead photographer for Aleteia | KAI | CNA covering Pope Francis in Auschwitz-Birkenau , The Vatican, New York, and Philadelphia.
– Lead photographer for Aleteia covering the Funeral of Fr. Andrew Apostoli
– Lead photographer for the Trenton Monitor covering Pope Benedict XVI’s Apostolic Journey to Mexico.
– Pool photographer for the Beatification of Blessed Michael McGivney
– Travel photography | Still, video and drone | For the Jordanian Tourism Bureau

Member Nikon Professional, accredited NYPD Press, USA Triathlon Member, Society of Professional Journalists member.

View complete work history here.

Currently available for contract and freelance work.

[Photo by Jon Marquez  | Instagram @jonmarquezphotography]