Joe McNally is an internationally acclaimed photographer, whose career has spanned 30 years and included assignments in over 50 countries. Although the majority of his career has been spent shooting for magazines such as Time, Sports Illustrated, and National Geographic, in the mid-1990s Joe served as Life magazine’s staff photographer, the first one in 23 years.
Joe McNally is described by American Photo magazine as “perhaps the most versatile photojournalist working today” and is listed as one of 100 Most Important People in Photography. He was also inducted by Kodak and PDN into their Legends Online Archive, and Nikon Inc. similarly honored him by placing him on their website’s most prestigious photographers noted as Legends Behind the Lens.
McNally is a recipient of the prestigious Alfred Eisenstaedt Award for Outstanding Magazine Photography and has also been honored numerous times by Communication Arts, PDN, American Photo, The World Press Photo Foundation and Graphis to name a few.
Joe’s lecturing and teaching credentials include: The Eddie Adams Workshop, The National Geographic Masters of Contemporary Photography, Maine Photographic Workshops, The Disney Institute and many more.