10. Eilon Paz
Location: New York
Eilon Paz is an Israeli-born photographer. He began taking photographs at the age of sixteen after his father gave him a Canon AE-1. In 1997, he traveled to the Far East and Australia. While in Sydney, Paz started assisting photographers with various projects ranging from portraits to conceptual to commercial. In 1999, he moved back home, opening his own studio in Tel-Aviv. Currently, he lives in Brooklyn and has started Dust and Groove, an interview-based photography project that documents vinyl collectors.