John is an independent multimedia journalist currently based in Erbil, Iraq and focused primarily on conflict & humanitarian issues. He has reported from countries including Libya, Turkey and Egypt for Wired, GQ, The Washington Post, The New York Times, BBC and others.
Winner: 2017 Kurt Schork Memorial Award
Silver: 2018 Prix de la Photographie Paris
Shortlist: 2018 Athens Photo Festival
Shortlist: 2016 Bayeux-Calvados Awards for war correspondents, print category
Longlist: 2018 One World Media Awards, print category
Longlist: 2018 Amnesty Media Awards, photo category
Email: john.mackenzie.beck [at] gmail.com