Benjamin Lowy is a New York based photojournalist represented by Getty Images. He began his career covering the Iraq War in 2003. Lowy has received awards from World Press Photo, POYi, PDN, Communication Arts, and American Photography. His work from Iraq, Darfur, and Afghanistan have been collected into several gallery and museum shows, and shown at the Tate Modern, SF MOMA, Houston Center for Photography. In 2011 Lowy's Iraq | Perspectives work was selected by William Eggleston to win the Duke University First Book Prize in Photography. In 2012, Lowy was awarded the Magnum Foundation Emergency fund to continue his work in Libya, as well as the ICP Infinity Award for Photojournalism.