Elijah Solomon Hurwitz is an independent photographer based in the coyote-teeming canyon of Mount Washington, Los Angeles. He is pulled towards investigating underreported stories and making pictures that might sharpen understanding of social and political issues as he makes sense of things himself. Originally from the standard-issue suburbs of the Baltimore-Washington area, he now finds himself drawn to places like rural Vermont, upstate New York, and Joshua Tree. He attended Eddie Adams Workshop XXXI.

My work has appeared in:

The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, National Geographic, Wired, The Atlantic, TIME, Smithsonian Magazine, Mother Jones, The New Yorker, The Intercept, Politico Magazine, Huck Magazine, Vice, Pacific Standard, Telegraph UK, and Internazionale.

I'm available for documentary, reportage, portrait, and news assignments.

[e]: elijahsea AT gmail.com
[m]: +1.347.338.8157

Selected features:

Washington Post: The Druze of Israel Look Towards the Coming Election for Change

National Geographic: Photos from the Lesser Seen China-North Korea Border

Los Angeles Times: Monks of Big Sur

WIRED: A Glimpse of Life Along China's Border with North Korea

VICE: Chinese Swimming Club on North Korean Border

Buzzfeed News: 7 Photo Stories To Help You See the World Differently

The Atlantic: The Drone Life

Politico Magazine: Bernie's Vermont

Pacific Standard: Poison Ranch

Mother Jones: Hoops Hysteria

The Intercept: In New York Gang Sweeps, Prosecutors Use Conspiracy Laws

Mother Jones: Drone Pilots

Huck Magazine: State of Jefferson

PetaPixel Interview

Feature Shoot: Clues Into Life of Deceased Homeless Millionaire in Wyoming

Bloomberg CityLabs: Feral Friends

TIME: Hurricane Sandy Aftermath


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