Dan Eckstein (b. 1980) is a photographer based in Los Angeles, CA and Brooklyn, NY.
Born and raised in Western Massachusetts, Dan spent four years studying photography at Skidmore College in the foothills of the Adirondacks. After graduation, he moved to New York City to assist renowned Magnum photographer Steve McCurry.
Dan's work has been widely published and exhibited and he was included in The Collector's Guide to Emerging Art Photography. He was recently awarded Best Photo Essay in PDN's World In Focus photo contest and included in American Photography 30.
For his latest project, he drove 10,000km over the course of two years documenting the truck drivers and roadside culture of India. A book of the project, titled Horn Please: The Decorated Trucks of India, will be published by powerHouse Books in November 2014.