A native of New York City's distinctive Hell's Kitchen, Christian Miles is an internationally published photographer and freelance photojournalist whose solid grasp of social documentary, photo essays, portraiture, and fine art, along with his assertive approach to storytelling, has earned him the distinguished honor of having his coverage of the LGBTQ+ community including his photo essays of NYC World Pride parades and events 2019 entered into the permanent collection of the National Library of Congress. Additionally, Christian Miles is a recipient of the prestigious Second Place for Best Photo Story by the New York Press Association.
Motivated by a concern for equality and human rights, Miles’ photo essays often shine a light on vulnerable populations who are frequently overlooked or underrepresented. He enjoys capturing the many social, political, and cultural events and unique nuances that make New York City the greatest city in the world. His images have appeared in The Washington Post, AlterNet, London Financial Times, W42ST Magazine, Downtown Express, Gay City News and has had multipal covers pages with Chelsea Now. Christian Miles is currently a staff photojournalist for Chelsea Community News where he reports on the various local stories as well as produces a weekly urban life photo-documentary column called City Miles.
Christian has incorporated his photo essay expertise to Day In The Life Family Photography. These exquisite photo-documentary style collections bring a unique, personalized, and authentic alternative to traditional the family photography approach by following and interacting with families through their daily routines rather than directing and posing. The result is a rich momento that tells the personalized story of their experience as a family.
See more at www.family.cmilesstudio.com