David ‘Dee’ Delgado is a Puerto Rican independent photographer based in New York City mainly focused on documentary and photojournalism. His interest in learning and desire to help people made him realize the necessity of documenting his surroundings and broadening the conversation with the use of a camera.
He has had his work be part of the Jerome Avenue Workers Project, the Bronx Artist Documentary Project, Bronx X Bronx, No Longer Empty, Eddie Adams XXX, the 71st Missouri Photo Workshop, and the Museum of the City of New York.
He is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, Getty, Reuters, and many others. He is also the recipient of the 2017 Nikon Bill Eppridge Memorial Award for Excellence and Truth in Photographic Journalism.
On My Block is a love letter to New York City from a native New Yorker. The project utilizes portraits and cityscapes to give the viewer a unique perspective of the city.Learn More