James Estrin is a founder of Lens, The New York Times photography blog, and has been it's co-editor since it went online in 2009. He is also a Staff Photographer for the Times having worked there since 1987 and was part of a Pulitzer Prize winning team in 2001.
He is the co-producer of the movie Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc. Ton Vaccaro, which will appear on HBO in November 2016. Mr. Estrin teaches wideful including at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism.