Guest photographer for the Photographic Nights of Selma 2022
Based in the Washington DC area, Chaz Niell is an award-winning photographer, with over 19 years of experience telling stories through his art to capture the emotion of every subject whether in sports, fashion, entertainment, or social consciousness.
Chaz has long been a fan of the visual arts and his passion led him to attend the Art Institute of Pittsburgh where he was able to explore all facets of the industry and discover his deep passion for photography where he flourished.
Chaz’s work has been featured in highly acclaimed periodicals and publications, such as Sports Illustrated, Rolling Stones, The Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Forbes, and Paris Match. In addition, footwear manufacturer Nike displayed his awe-inspiring photo of tennis icon Rafael Nadal in New York’s Times Square after winning the 2019 US Open Men’s Singles Title.
Chaz has also been commissioned to shoot the United States Senate and House of Representatives, the Vanity Fair Oscar Parties, Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows, the David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic, Hampton International Film Festival, Brisbane International Tennis, New Balance, Art and Commerce, and British fashion retailer, AllSaints. His photographs also appear in Leica Fotografie International (LFI) galleries.
Chaz’s creative philosophy “to convey human emotion in every frame” is artfully expressed through his images in this exhibition of “The Queen’s Reign”
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