Ariel Zambelich is The Intercept’s Senior Photo Editor. She is a photographer with a strong interest in diverse representation across media, both in the voices of reporters and the voices of those being reported on. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, New York Times Magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek, California Sunday Magazine, Etiqueta Negra, M le magazine du Monde, and The Fader.
She was previously the supervising editor of Photography and Art Director for NPR Visuals, and prior to that, a photo editor for Wired. She also spent several years co-directing a documentary photography gallery in San Francisco.