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Khalik Allah and Eli Reed, Souls Against the Concrete

Khalik Allah and Eli Reed, Souls Against the Concrete

Young photographer Khalik Allah talks with Eli Reed, award-winning Magnum photojournalist since 1988, about a life of photography and filmmaking.

In this charming exchange, Khalik Allah and Eli Reed share their experiences navigating rough neighborhoods, earning the trust of their subjects, learning from their mistakes, and developing a unique style that stands out in the digital age. We also talk about Khalik's work with the Wu-Tang Clan, his experience working as a filmmaker on Beyoncé's Lemonade, and more.

Get Khalik Allah's book Souls Against the Concrete.

Get Eli Reed's book A Long Walk Home.