For Dan's latest project, he drove 10,000km over the course of two years documenting the trucks, drivers and roadside culture of India. A book of the project, titled "Horn Please: The Decorated Trucks of India", is published by powerHouse Books. You can see the project and purchase the book at www.hornpleaseindia.com
Dan Eckstein (b. 1980) is a photographer based in Los Angeles, CA and Brooklyn, NY.
Born and raised in Western Massachusetts, Dan spent four years studying photography at Skidmore College in the foothills of the Adirondacks. After graduation, he moved to New York City to assist renowned Magnum photographer Steve McCurry. He later assisted Magnum photographer Bruno Barbey in Paris.
Dan's work has been widely published and exhibited and he was included in The Collector's Guide to Emerging Art Photography. He was recently awarded Best Photo Essay in PDN's World In Focus photo contest and included in American Photography 30.
Clients & Publications Include:
The New York Times
New York Magazine
Conde Nast Traveler
The Washington Post
Lonely Planet Magazine
Time Out New York
Thomas Cook Magazine
The New Republic