US Navy Photographers Mate Second Class PH2 Gary G. Ballard, staff photojournalist at Navy Public Affairs Center, San Diego, photographed over 650 individual environmental working photographs with accompanying head and shoulders portraits of Navy men and women — admiral to recruit — released to civilian newspapers around the world. While assigned to NAVPACEN, Ballard authored over 200 feature articles, with accompanying photo essays, released them world wide.

US Navy Photos by PH2 Gary G. Ballard, San Diego