Available for commission and assignment.

Jordan Gale is a photographer currently based in Eastern Iowa covering the 2020 democratic candidacy race. His personal projects examine socio-economic issues, human relationships, and the changing spaces in which these concepts inhabit. He has spent time photographing his home state of Iowa, rural Ireland, and The Republic of Georgia. His photographs have been exhibited internationally, and have been published in outlets such as The New York Times, The Atlantic, Huck Magazine and Burn Magazine. His work has been recognized by organizations such as The Alexia Foundation, The Lucie Foundation, and The Eugene Smith Fund.




- (2018) Winner, Feature Shoot Emerging Photographer Awards

- (2018) Finalist, Eugene Smith Fund Student Award

- (2018) Award of Excellence, Student Grant. Alexia Foundation.

- (2018) Winner, DEBUT. Doc Photo Magazine.                                

- (2018) Participant. New York Portfolio Review.                                                   

- (2017) Finalist, Emerging Photographer Fund. Burn Magazine.                          

- (2017) 1st Place, Deeper Perspective Photographer. IPA Awards                       

- (2017) Finalist, Deeper Perspective Photographer of The Year, Lucie Awards.

- (2017) Shortlist, Student Prize.                                                 

- (2017) 1st Place, Photo Story of The Year. Iowa Newspaper Association.         

- (2016) Shortlist, Best Photo Slideshows. The Associated Collegiate Press.



- Head On Photo Fest. Sydney, Australia. (2019 Upcoming)

- Malta International Photo. Group Exhibition. Valletta, Malta (2019)

- DEBUT Group Exhibition. Fotofestiwal 2018. Lodz, Poland. (2018)

- Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2018. Tbilisi, Republic of George. (2018)

- About Me, Group Exhibition. Loosen Arts Gallery. Rome, Italy (2018)

- An Exchange of Grey Matter, Solo Exhibition. University of Iowa. (2018) 

- Milleu, Group Exhibition. University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. (2018)

- 16x16x16, Traveling Group Exhibition. IA, KS, NE, MT. (2017)

- Graceful Bunch, Group Exhibition. University of Iowa. (2016)



- Doc! Photo Magazine. June, 2018

- Zuitjung Magazine. March, 2018                                                                          

- Huck Magazine. March, 2018                                                                              

- Burn Magazine. January, 2018                                                                           

- Photographer's Forum Magazine. December, 2017                                            

- July, 2017                                                                                  

- League for Innovation in Community Colleges. July 2016                                  

- The Daily Iowan. April, 2016