I've been a mobile street photographer in New York City since 2010. I was named the Grand Prize winner and “Mobile Photographer of the Year” in the 2014 Mobile Photo Awards, placing first in the category of Street Photography. My work has been has been featured on numerous websites, including The New York Times, Apple, Featureshoot, The App Whisperer, Mobiography, Eyeem, Hipstography, Gothamist and Grryo. I am also a contributor in The Art Of iPhone Photography by Bob Weil and Nicki Fitz-Gerald (Rocky Nook 2013), Life On Instagram (Penguin UK, 2017) and my photography was featured in The Chicago Center for Literature and Photography Journal. Recently, I was a finalist in the 2016 Miami Street Photography Festival and was the won the Best Mobile Street Photo category at the 2018 Streetfoto San Francisco festival.
I am currently preparing Awful Bliss, my first book of street photographs, and I post daily on instagram and flickr as @shelserkin. For more information, visit shelserkin.com