Coos Bay, Ore.
Photo Courtesy Steel Brooks
Photo Courtesy Steel Brooks

I’m a photojournalist with more than a decade of experience working currently at The World in Coos Bay, Ore.

My photographs have been published and purchased by The Village Voice, New York Times, Idaho Statesman, Times-News, Boise Weekly, Coeur d’Alene Press, Queens Chronicle, Brooklyn Paper, Marie Claire Russian Edition, Marie Claire Ukraine Edition, Wilkes Creative, Red Hook Criterium, Milwaukee Bicycle Co., COG, Urban Velo, Fixed, Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette.

I am the photographer and co-writer of BIKE NYC, an insiders guide to biking and bike culture in New York City released in July of 2011 by Skyhorse Publishing.

My photographs also have been featured in: BACKBONES: Reinventing the Wheel traveling exhibition; DVICE3 limited edition book, playing cards and exhibition; Bicycle Film Festival Joyride Art Show 2011 & 2009; COG Photo Annual 1 and exhibition.

I am also an official Lomo Amigo.

NPPA Region 9, October 2013, Second Place Feature/ Multiple Picture
NPPA Region 9, January 2014, Third Place Feature/ Multiple Picture
NPPA Region 9, November 2014, Second Place General News
Wyoming Press Association 2015, First Place General News Photo
Wyoming Press Association 2015, Second Place Photographic Excellence
Wyoming Press Association 2015, First Place Special Section Staff
Wyoming Press Association 2015, Honorable Mention Information Graphic