Mackenzie Calle is a creative documentary photographer and filmmaker based in Brooklyn and traveling frequently. She holds a BA in Cinema Studies from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, a certificate from ICP’s Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism program, and was a member of Eddie Adams Workshop class XXXV. Prior to her photography career, she worked for five years as a photography producer and editor at NBCUniversal.
Her long-term personal project, The Gay Space Agency, was awarded the Magnum Foundation Counter Histories Grant and was shortlisted for the PhMuseum Women Photographers Grant. It was exhibited at Pride Photo Festival, Photoville, and Noorderlicht International Photo Festival.
Clients include National Geographic, The Washington Post, GAYLETTER, Discovery, MSNBC, and The Wall Street Journal.