James Joiner is an award-winning photographer, writer, director, and editor. Formerly a senior editor at Esquire and senior correspondent and video creative director at The Daily Beast, he left a career in traditional journalism to focus on telling the stories he finds compelling and creatively satisfying. He works regularly with a diverse group of outlets, bands, and brands ranging from the New York Times to Monster Children, Modest Mouse to Phish, and Patagonia to Pabst Blue Ribbon.

Committed to conservation and protecting the environment, James is proud to work with 1% for the Planet as both an ambassador and individual member. 


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