|About the Artist:
Eric Michael Johnson (b. 1972, USA) is a photographer / filmmaker based between Shanghai and New York City specializing in portrait and reportage assignment work. Currently under contract for The New York Times, he photographs for programs like "The Neediest Cases", a 100-year-old program that brings together donations from its readership to participating social welfare agencies. In addition to assignment work, Eric's recent personal projects include a war veteran treatment facility near Moscow, violent crime victims in Mexico City's emergency rooms, and inside New York City's largest homeless shelter Bellevue. He has received honors from organizations like PDN, American Photography, and the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (Academy Awards).