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Eli Reed

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Eli Reed joined the elite, legendary collective, Magnum Photos, in 1983 and is also a member of the elite collective, Kamoinge.  Reed joined the University of Texas at Austin faculty as Clinical Professor of Photojournalism and continues to shoot photographic and motion picture projects worldwide. Some of Reed’s awards include the W. Eugene Smith Grant in Documentary Photography, Overseas Press Club, Kodak World Image Award for Fine Art Photography, Leica Medal of Excellence, POY Nikon World Understanding Award, World Press Photo, Pulitzer Prize nominee, Visa pour L'image Festival Du Photoreportage (Perpignan, France), and the Lucie Foundation Award for Documentary Photography. Reed has published three books including the most recent “Eli Reed: A Long Walk Home” released in May 2015, “Beirut, City of Regrets," and "Black in America" (with an introduction by Gordon Parks), which featured 175 photographs taken during a 16-year period, accompanied by text and poetry written by Reed.

Gallery

  • Eli Reed 01
    • Sony α7R
    • FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS
    • 1/60
    • f/4.0
    • ISO 100
  • Eli Reed 02
    • Sony α7
    • FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS
    • 1/1000
    • f/5.0
    • ISO 50
  • Eli Reed 03
    • Sony α7S
    • FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS
    • 1/60
    • f/4.0
    • ISO 250
  • Eli Reed 04
    • Sony α7S
    • FE 35mm f/2.8 ZA
    • 1/60
    • f/4.0
    • ISO 100
  • Eli Reed 05
    • Sony α7R
    • FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS
    • 1/125
    • f/4.0
    • ISO 1600
  • Eli Reed 06
    • Sony α7R
    • FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS
    • 1/60
    • f/4.5
    • ISO 100
  • Eli Reed 07
    • Sony α7
    • FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS
    • 1/400
    • f/11.0
    • ISO 100
  • Eli Reed 08
    • Sony α7
    • FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS
    • 1/25
    • f/4.0
    • ISO 2500
  • Eli Reed 09
    • Sony α7R
    • FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS
    • 1/60
    • f/4.0
    • ISO 2000
  • Eli Reed 10
    • Sony RX1R
    • 35mm
    • 1/100
    • f/3.5
    • ISO 400
  • Eli Reed 11
    • Sony RX1R
    • 35mm
    • 1/125
    • f/2.2
    • ISO 800
  • Eli Reed 12
    • Sony RX1R
    • 35mm
    • 1/125
    • f/14.0
    • ISO 50

My photography is not so much about the technical. That comes with practice. My aim is simply to make interesting photographs.

Eli Reed