Location:Sacramento, CA, United States
LensCulture Awards:Earth Awards 2015, Series Winner, Documentary
Schools Attended:Bradley University
Photo Associations & Memberships:National Press Photographers Association (NPPA)Days Japan International Photojournalism Award Judge
About Renée C Byer
Featured on LensCulture
- Award-winning photojournalist Renée C. Byer talks to LensCulture about making an authentic connection with the people she documents and the life-changing relationships formed along the way.
- 2nd place, Documentary, LensCulture Earth Awards: What are the consequences of our constantly updated technology, our thirst for the latest gadget? On the other side of the world, West African children hazard deadly pollution to melt down our electronic waste in search of valuable metals.
- How and why photojournalism makes an impact — photographs stop time, giving the viewer a moment to think, to react, to feel, to soak in the details of complicated situations.
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