Know Your Leland

Leland has two cats and lives in Chicago with his lovely wife Lizi

He has been photographing professionally in Chicago for seven years, and worked for archival record label The Numero Group for three.

He enjoys thrifting, grilling, dark room processing, loud bands in basements, and returns to his native Iowa

He shoots with a Canon 5D, Hasselblad 500c, Pentax K1000, and Polaroid 240.

He is sometimes complimented for his patience, warmth and calm energy.


57th Grammy Awards Nomination - Best Box Set or Special Edition Packaging

Nystrom Grant - Awarded twice to fund my work archiving at SAIC's Roger Brown Study Collection and Harold Allen Study Collection

Eaton Scholarship - Beloit College merit based scholarship


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