Elias Williams is a portrait and fine art documentary photographer based in New York. His work focuses on long-term projects that focus on underrepresented communities and mental health.

His work has been showcased and published in the LaGuardia Gallery of Photographic Arts, Morris Museum, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, International Photo Festival Leiden, L'oeil de la Photographie, AARP, Buzzfeed News, ESPN's The Undefeated, NPR, NBC News, The New York Times and National Geographic.

Elias is also a 2017 Magnum Foundation Photography & Social Justice Fellow and a recipient of the Bronx Council on the Arts' "Bronx Recognizes it's Own" award.

Photo: Geoffrey Berliner/Penumbra Foundation