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Trent Nelson

is a Shorty Award winner!

photojournalist. autodidact. punk rocker. skateboarder. #gifmaker

trenthead.com - 29,650 followers

Winner in GIF Maker
Finalist in GIF Maker chosen by the nominating board

1 nomination in Gif

1 nomination in Socool

1 nomination in Weedoutthecrap

The Shorty Interview with Trent Nelson

How do you pronounce GIF?

both ways, depending on how it sounds best at the time.

How much time you spend online?

Maybe six hours a day, but I'm hoping the real number is less, but I'm worried it's higher.

What will the world be like 10 years from now?

we'll rely more on computers to be our assistants, remembering things for us and finding the information and culture we need to see

Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?

@the_ironsheik, whose tweets are so overpowering I can only about two a day.

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Trent Nelson is a photojournalist known for his unique take on the American West and his ability to push the limits of the field.

Recent Nominations

August 26, 2014

@trenthead @shortyawards Congrats Trent! Now, if someone could just tell me the correct pronunciation of "#GIF" I'd be a complete woman.

February 7, 2014

I nominate @Trenthead for a Shorty Award in #gifmaker because...he's my brother and rocks the house!

February 5, 2014

I nominate @trenthead for a Shorty Award in #gifmaker because he's the hardest working and coolest guys I know.

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