Arden Barnes is a photojournalist based in Lexington, Kentucky. She will graduate from the University of Kentucky in May 2020 with a Bachelors of Arts in Journalism.

She was born and raised in central Kentucky and has a high sense of pride for the people and stories of the area. She is a proud Kentuckian.

Her work has been featured in the New York Times, the Sacramento Bee and the Lexington Herald-Leader, among others. She has been recognized by the National Press Photographers Association, College Photographer of the Year and the Kentucky News Photographer Association.

Barnes is available for freelance assignments in Kentucky and surrounding areas.

Phone: (859) 608-9015


See her resume here.

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