An award-winning war photographer, cinematographer and producer, READ was co-producer and lead cinematographer for the Showtime climate change series,Years of Living Dangerously. Previously, he directed the 2013 Occupy Wall Street documentary "99%," which premiered at Sundance. His photojournalism work during the Iraq War for publications such as Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Newsweek and Time garnered a World Press Photo award in 2006. A collection of his work - including the Battle of Fallujah and the Haditha Massacre - is also in the permanent collection of the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Quantico, Virginia. His work as contributing producer for the news magazine program Dan Rather Reports from the Afghanistan War was nominated for an Emmy in 2010. Other recent cinematography credits include the documentary series VICE on HBO and CNN's Death Row Stories, Park Avenue: Money, Power & the American Dream, and the in-production feature documentaries Kiryas Joel and Escape Artist: Maurizio Cattelan.



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