about derek

“I can get obsessed by anything if i look at it long enough. That's the curse of being a photographer.”

— Irving Penn



Derek Reed is a photo editor and commercial photographer based in New York City. Working with some of the most known names in the Entertainment Industry. When not taking pictures you can find him exploring the amazing city he calls home and spending time with family and friends.

Publications & Clients

New York Daily News, Essence, L'Uomo Vogue, People, Billboard Magazine, Out, New York Times, F Shift Magazine, FOX Television, WGN America, BET Networks, Comedy Central, Sony Music, Frito Lay, and Aeropostale.

Work with Derek

Have an upcoming project? Let's talk!

Get in touch with me using my contact form to discuss rates, scheduling and more.

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