Photojournalist Bruce Stidham captures the buzz on Missouri State University’s campus ahead of the Bears first home game Sept. 8.

Bruce Stidham

Born in Bolton, England, Bruce Stidham began working as a photojournalist in 1997 while attending Blackburn College in Lancashire. He has worked internationally for many companies and news agencies, including: Disney, Nike, The Smithsonian Institute, Bloomberg News, The Associated Press, and Agence France Press. Bruce is also a licensed FAA Drone pilot which he uses for both photo and video production. He has called the Ozarks his home since 1999 and is the 6th generation of his family to live in Springfield. Website: and Instagram: @stidzmedia More by Bruce Stidham