Ed Steele is a photographer based in Denton, Texas who specializes in capturing the raw essence of entertainers, musicians, and performers. His work has been published in The Guardian, Denton Record Chronicle, Dallas Morning News, Oklahoma Today, and the Dallas Observer. In 2014 Ed was awarded the title “Best Music Photographer in North Texas” by the Dallas Observer. As photography director for Thin Line Festival, Ed curates work from photographers from all over the world. He has a fondness for masks and unique props which are used extensively in his studio work. Ed can often be found capturing the beauty in music at his photography studio in Denton and at various Texas venues and festivals.