Eliot Cohen is one of the Washington, D.C. area’s best-known and highly respected photographers and educators. As a photographer he is well known for his landscape photography. Eliot has traveled extensively both in the U.S. and internationally – and has run workshops to some of the world’s most compelling locations. His powerful imagery focuses on the unique and dramatic landscape environments he seeks out. Take a look at the galleries.
As an educator, Eliot is known for his clarity and patience – taking complex procedures and presenting them in progressive steps so they can be easily mastered. Eliot led the photography program at Northern Virginia Community College into the digital era. He was honored there with the college’s highest award for his teaching excellence. Eliot was also an adjunct professor at the Corcoran College of Art, where he helped to raise awareness of digital capture and editing techniques for both his students and professional colleagues.
Currently, Eliot leads travel workshops around the world, works one-on-one with individuals, offers classes through some organizations, as well as through his company, Washington Photo Focus.