James MacMillan is an independent multimedia journalist, university educator and new media consultant based in Philadelphia. He was senior photographer and photo-columnist for the Philadelphia Daily News, where he worked beginning in 1991.
On leave from the Daily News in 2004-2005, he was photo editor for the Associated Press in Iraq, personally covering over 200 combat missions and managing the AP's photo reports and staff development in Baghdad. MacMillan won the Bayeux Prize for War Correspondents; led the Associated Press photo team awarded the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography; and is the recipient of numerous additional awards. MacMillan was a 2006-2007 Knight-Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan. He has taught at Tufts University and Temple University.