Los Angeles, CA, United States
Sunny Strader, independent photographer based in Los Angeles, here. My professional background lies in print photojournalism and documentary filmmaking. Now I work independently and I'm seeking photo and short video opportunities.
My long-form work mostly focuses on issues of public housing, education and general Midwestern socioeconomics.
2016 - Instagram Featured Photographer - November 2016, 2016 - Illinois APME Awards — Photo Story, Public Service, 2015 - Illinois APME Awards — Portrait, Entertainment , 2014 - Indiana Collegiate Press — Feature Photography, 2013 - Mary Smith Hamer Journalism Award
- Video editing
Logan Kirby, an 19-year-old Elvis impersonator, sings Hank Williams' song, "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" at the home he shares with grandfather in Fairmont, Ill. Kirby aspires to look like James Dean and act like his grandfather, whom he calls his best friend. 2014.