Photo by Erin Irwin



Swikar Patel is based in Washington, D.C. and is currently a Video Producer & the Deputy Director of Photography at Education Week where he edits, produces, films and photographs narratives that nationally impact K-12 education. His work can been seen in print and online at and on television during "Making the Grade" on the PBS NewsHour.

Swikar also freelances as both a documentary photographer and videographer for various nonprofit organizations, editorial publications and commercial clients. When not working he can be found exploring the human connection through environments and landscapes.