James Estrin is a Senior Staff Photographer for the New York Times. He is also a founder of Lens, the Times's photography blog and co-edits it with David Gonzalez. Mr. Estrin has worked for the Times since 1987 and was part of a Pulitzer Prize winning team in 2001.
Mr. Estrin is an adjunct professor at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. He also teaches at the School of Visual Arts Masters Program in Digital Photography in New York. He attended Hampshire College and the graduate program at the International Center of Photography.