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Richard L. Tomlinson Sr.
Richard L. Tomlinson Sr.

Richard L. Tomlinson Sr., a retired photographer who served at the News American and later was a press photographer for two of Maryland's governors, died of complications from heart failure and chronic obstructive respiratory disease Monday at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Lutherville resident was 79. Born in Baltimore and raised in Parkville, he attended Baltimore County public schools and joined the old Baltimore News-Post in 1951 while in his teens. He soon became a photographer and established a reputation for excellence in sports and fashion shoots. He covered many Orioles and Baltimore Colts games before the News American closed in 1986. He also had been president of the...