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Austin Nelson
Austin Nelson is a photographer from Charleston, SC, currently living and working in Brooklyn, where he is also an MFA candidate at Pratt Institute. He is also a contributor for Interview Magazine and has photographed for and numerous others. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Professional Music from Berklee College of Music in Boston in 2004.

Entries by Austin Nelson

Gardens for Health / Rwanda (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted January 11, 2016 | 1:09 PM

This past July, I was fortunate enough to travel to Rwanda to photograph for Gardens for Health International, an organization dedicated to fighting childhood malnourishment through agricultural and nutritional education. Their mission is to give vulnerable mothers the information and resources they need in order to provide healthy, nutritious food...

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On the Road with Curtin

(0) Comments | Posted September 8, 2014 | 10:20 AM

One of my favorite things about being in a touring band is that in addition to getting to drive around the country playing music with good friends, I get to take photos all along the way. This past spring our band, Curtin, went out for a couple months...

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Wilco's Solid Sound Festival

(0) Comments | Posted May 24, 2013 | 4:24 PM

After last year's strongly felt absence, Wilco's Solid Sound Festival returns to MASS MoCA this summer (June 21-23) with yet another amazing lineup curated by the band, showcasing not only Wilco and its members' myriad side projects, but also a collection of some of the best bands and...

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On the Road With Country Mice

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2013 | 11:31 AM

I met the Brooklyn-based rock band Country Mice when I took photos of them playing a show last fall. Soon after, I interviewed the lead singer, Jason Rueger, about their soon to be released sophomore album, Hour of the Wolf, and took some promo photos of the band....

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Southern California Through Instagram (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted January 13, 2012 | 4:51 AM

From thriving artist's communities and golden lighted landscapes to abandoned bits of Americana and remnants of presence, southern California is a photographer's dream and Instagram is a great tool to share these photographic oases with friends. The Instagram app for the iPhone is a social media program solely for photos....

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