Chris Post is an award winning photojournalist from the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania. A former firefighter and emergency medical technician of nearly 20 years, Chris transitioned to the field of journalism in 2009 picking up the camera he always loved since learning photography in the 1980’s.
East Coast News Photo is a media services company staffed with trained professional photojournalists that shoot and deliver compelling, breaking news video and photo stories in the Northeastern United States. East Coast News Photoand its parent company C.Post & Company, LLC are registered businesses with their headquarters in the beautiful Lehigh Valley area of Eastern Pennsylvania.
We provide content to local and national television stations, newspapers and online broadcasting outlets. In action since the 2009, East Coast News Photo shoots and delivers breaking news photos and video. From our state of the art operations center near Allentown, Pa. to our custom designed off-road news gathering vehicles, East Coast News Photo covers the streets and back mountain roads of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland and Delaware to bring the dramatic images and sounds of breaking news events to you through our media partners.
Read an article about the owner, (Chris Post) by Joe Owens the past editor of the Express-Times in Easton, PA.
Chris has covered the following national and international news stories.
- Allentown, Pa. – Gas Explosion levels city block and killing 5 – Feb. 2011
- Pocono Mountains, Pa. – Manhunt for fugitive cop killer Eric Frein. – Sept. & Oct. 2014
- Baltimore, Md. – Baltimore Uprising & Riots – April & May 2015
- Philadelphia, Pa. – Amtrak train derailment kills 8 people. – 5/12/2015
- Malone, Ny. – Danamora prison break manhunt – June 2015
- Philadelphia, Pa. – Papal visit and World Meeting of Families. – August 2015
- Bethlehem, Pa. – Lehigh University rowing crew bus crash leaves one dead. – 10/28/2015
- Muncy, Pa. – Runaway military blimp / aerostat from Aberdeen Proving Grounds crashes. – 10/28/2015
- Philadelphia, PA – Democratic National Convention – June 2016
- Washington, DC – 45th Presidential Inauguration – January 2017
East Coast News Photo produces one thing… The highest quality breaking news footage and photography possible. Our clients include: