Nima Taradji Photography

Photographer
    
Location: Chicago
Nationality: American
Biography: NIMATARADJI photography +1-312-925-3500 +1-866-701-3686 photo@nimataradji.com I am an Iranian-American editorial and documentary photographer based in Chicago, Illinois.  Cultural, social and political themes attract my curiosity. My aim is... read on

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Chicago Protests Police Brutality

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago, IL — June 5, 2020- Chicago, Illinois, United States: Continuing their protest against police brutality and the..
Black Lives Matter News

Chicago Joins Minneapolis Protesting George Floyd’s Death

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago, illinois — May 30-31, 2020- Chicago, Illinois, United States: Thousands of Chicagoans joined Minneapolis in their..
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Open Illinois Protest In Chicago

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago — May 1, 2020- Chicago, Illinois, United States: About 100-150 persons, a lot of them coming from the Chicago..
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Niñopa

By Nima Taradji Photography / xochimilco — Sometime in the 16th Century, a tradition took root in Mexico in the form of an image representing..
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Old Jeep

By Onward 4x4 — When I was a kid, a family friend had an orange manual Jeep and we rode in it without wearing seat belts and..
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Planning To Go Places

By Onward 4x4 / Chicago, illinois — In doing research about my upcoming journey, I am reading "Travels with Charley" by John..
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First Post - Onward!

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chciago — This is the first post. I like to introduce Rhonda, a 2018 Jeep Wrangler. I bought this Jeep with adventure..
Events News

Holiday Print Sale - From The Nudes Archive

By Nima Taradji Photography - Holiday Print Sale - From The Nudes Archive / Chicago, illinois — I finally got around to create a sale from my archive of nude photography-mainly from the mid 1980s to mid..
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New Project: Living in Gorelovka

By Nima Taradji Photography / gorelovka, georgia — Third project I worked on during the Summer of 2019 was about Gorelovka, Georgia. Life in Gorelovka, a small..
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Congressman Elijah Cummings - RIP

By Nima Taradji Photography / Baltimore — During the Baltimore Uprising resulting from the killing of the 25 year old Freddie Gray by the Baltimore..
News Spotlight

Revisiting Delia: A Transgender Female

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago, Illinois — Four years ago, the Supreme Court of the United States legalized same sex marriage across the United..
Media News

On Assignment for Madame Figaro Magazine

By Nima Taradji Photography — Writer Lisa Vignoli and I went to a multitude of places in Chicago where art and culture were served ans..
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New Project Coming UP: Hasankeyf

By Nima Taradji Photography / hasankeyf, turkey — July 2019- Hasankeyf, Turkey: Hasankeyf is a 12,000 year old village on the banks of Tigris River in..
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On Assignment for Pew Charitable Trust

By Nima Taradji Photography / wisconsin — Thanks to Louisa Barnes and The Pew Charitable Trusts for their confidence in me for the photography along..
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New Story: God Child of Xochimilco

By Nima Taradji Photography / Xochimilco, Mexico — Xochimilco, the southern borough of Mexico City, is home to a 430-year-old image of Child Jesus (or..
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Pilsen Celebrates 4th of July

By Nima Taradji Photography / pilsen — July 4, 2019 - Chicago, Illinois, United States: Fourth of July celebration in the Pilsen neighborhood of..
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New Project Coming UP!

By Nima Taradji Photography / Xochimilco, Mexico — April 2019 - Mexico City, Mexico. An outtake from my upcoming new project about religion and culture in..
Spotlight

Notre Dame De Paris Burned

By Nima Taradji Photography — I see Notre Dame is on fire and roof has allegedly collapsed. I visited it back in the 80s and took this..
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Portrait Session for Der Spiegel

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago, Illinois — I photographed the Iraqi Refugee Hazim Avdal. He is sponsored by George and Amal Clooney and is studying at..
Events News Workshops

"Street Photography" Workshop

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago, Illinois — I am having my third edition of a two-day workshop on the weekend of February 23 and 24th, 2019. As before,..
Events News

Second Amendment Supporters in Madison, WI

By Nima Taradji Photography / Madison Wisconsin — January 12, 2019 - Madison, Wisconsin: Anthony Dunsel from the United Patriots holds his rifle while..
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Updated Portrait Page

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago — Finnaly got a bit of time to update my Environmental Portrait page with some of my latest work.  ..
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Mentioned in PDN Magazine

By Nima Taradji Photography / Chicago, Illinois — I recently got rid of all my  old film era equipment which allowed me to get enough money to pay for a..
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Guns in Schools

By Nima Taradji Photography / Sidney, Ohio — In the spring of 2018, I along with writer Alan Cassidy on assignment for Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger ,..
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