Mike Kropf is an award-winning freelance photographer based in Virginia.

Previously the University Photographer at Longwood University, he has covered the Washington Commanders, a vice presidential debate, a gubernatorial race, concerts, and NCAA Division I athletics over the past decade.

He has won 15 Virginia Press Association awards including "Best In Show" in 2020.

With a bachelor's degree in photography, his work has been featured by NCAA, CBS, Bleacher Report, Richmond Times-Dispatch, The Virginian-Pilot, The Daily Progress, The Free Lance-Star, C-VILLE Weekly, Charlottesville Tomorrow,  The Farmville Herald and others.