Nathaniel Grann is a photographer, editor, and book designer currently living in Los Angeles, CA. He received his M.F.A. in Photography from the University of Hartford in their specialized low-residency program. He has previously worked as an Associate Photo-Editor and Photo-Technician for The Washington Post and was a Co-Founder of the independent photobook publisher, Empty Stretch. Grann’s photographs and self-published photobooks have been shown widely, including in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Kolle-Bolle Gallery in Lyon, and The Cleveland Museum of Art. He received his B.F.A. from Corcoran College of Art + Design and has completed courses at the Danish School of Media and Journalism.


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MFA in photography, University of Hartford, 2016.
BFA in photojournalism, Corcoran College of Art + Design, 2012.
Language of Photojournalism, Danish School of Media and Journalism, 2011.

Work Experience
Editorial photo editor, Shutterstock, 2017 - present.
Co-founder, Image Threads Collective, 2017 - present.
Co-founder and editor, Empty Stretch, 2010 - 2018.
Associate photo editor + photo technician, The Washington Post, 2012 - 2014.
Digital photo editing internship, The Washington Post, 2011.
Digital photography lab technician, Corcoran College of Art + Design, 2010 - 2012.

Stanley Fellman Award, University of Hartford, 2016.
POYi Second Place Newspaper Picture Editing Portfolio, The Washington Post, 2013.

Midwest Sentimental, Peperoni Books, Berlin, 2018.

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