Ben is an editorial and commercial photographer based in New York City. He's photographed over 700 assignments for The New York Times, and has completed dozens of non-profit and commercial projects. He's also been sent on assignment for The New York Times Magazine, TIME, New York Magazine, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, and other publications. His work has been recognized by American Photography, POYi, NPPA Best of Photojournalism, nominated for PDN 30, and other distinctions.
Ben is most proud to be a mentor at NYC SALT, a non-profit photography program working with underserved teenagers in New York City. He is a member of Wonderful Machine.
As of 2022, he is also an adjunct professor of Photojournalism at New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.
His Covid-19 coverage for The Times was recently recognized by Best of Photojournalism and American Photography 37.
Custom and commercial portfolios are available, please get in touch.
The New York Times
The New York Times Magazine
New York Magazine
The Wall Street Journal
Time Out NY
Other Awards + Exhibits + Books + Events:
50 Years of New York Magazine Coffee Table Book
Telly Award for Cinematography
Eddie Adams Workshop Team Producer, New York
MILK Underground Group Show, New York
"1 of 3" Group Show, New York, Paris
Harlem: A Century In Images (The Studio Museum in Harlem/Rizzoli)
New York Photo Awards
Alumni of the Mountain Workshops, Missouri Photo Workshop, and Eddie Adams Workshop as a student
"Obama: The Historic Campaign in Photographs" Leica Gallery, New York